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Biofilms: United They Stand, Divided They Colonize
Urlhttp://shodor.org/petascale/materials/UPModules/biofilms/
CreatorAngela B. Shiflet, George W. Shiflet, Shay M. Ellison
ContributorNone listed
PublisherNone listed
DescriptionCurricular materials designed to teach parallel computational modeling to undergraduate or graduate students in science and other STEM disciplines. The module begins with the construction of a cellular automaton model of microbial biofilms using Mathematica. This model is then re-implemented with C and parallelized using MPI.
FormatC, Word, PDF
SubjectComputational Science, Biology, Life Sciences
KeywordMPI, Mathematica, parallel, microbe, microbial growth, multi-core, petascale, cellular automata
AudienceResearcher, Educator, Learner/Student, Professional/Practitioner