Issue No. 04 - July-Aug. (2013 vol. 15)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MCSE.2013.94
George K. Thiruvathukal , Loyola University Chicago
How can we rethink the definition of algorithm, and through that, produce another age of enlightenment in modern scientific programming and software development in general? Removing these limitations in our own thoughts is the key for expanding the possibilities in alternative paradigms and exploiting parallel and next-generation hardware.
scientific computing, algorithm, parallel computing, parallel programming, modern functional programming
G. K. Thiruvathukal, "What's in an Algorithm?," in Computing in Science & Engineering, vol. 15, no. 4, pp. 4-5, 2013.