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Dynamic Load Balancing for Data-Parallel MPI Programs



William L. George


This paper describes the dynamic load-balancing support available in DParLib, a library of MPI-basedroutines that support the data-parallel style of programming in MPI (Message Passing Interface).The basic structure of DparLib is described with a focus on the parts of the library needed to support the distribution and redistribution of arrays.
Conference Dates
March 10-12, 1999
Conference Title
MPI Developer¿s Conference


Load Balancing, MPI, Parallel Programming


George, W. (1999), Dynamic Load Balancing for Data-Parallel MPI Programs, MPI Developer¿s Conference (Accessed July 18, 2024)


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Created June 14, 1999, Updated February 17, 2017