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Parallelization of perturbation analysis: application to large-scale engineering problems

Raya Khanin
Organization: University of Cambridge
Department: Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
M. Cartmell
Journal / Anthology

Journal of Symbolic Computation
Year: 2001
Volume: 31
Issue: 4
Page range: 461-473

In this paper we discuss ways of parallelizing methods of perturbation analysis. Application of the perturbation method of multiple scales to vibration problems in engineering is considered, and parallel implementation of this method on a multi-processor computer using the Mathematica Parallel Computing Toolkit is discussed. Potential applications of the proposed approach to other perturbation methods are outlined.

*Engineering > Control Theory
*Wolfram Technology > Application Packages > Wolfram Research Applications > Parallel Computing Toolkit