Questions on parallel computing in Mathematica.

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Can GPU (CUDA) speed up LinearSolve?

Is there a way to use GPU (CUDA) to speed up LinearSolve?
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How to share numbered variables between kernels

Supose I have two variables v[1] and v[2]. I used: SetSharedVariable[{v[1], v[2]}] Then, ...
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Listable vs Parallel

Are listability and being parallelized the same? In other words, Does parallelizing a listable function which has already a list as of its argument make the computation faster? In the documentation ...
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The change of precision doesn't work in ParallelDo. Is it a bug in Parallel?

Cross-post: http://zhidao.baidu.com/question/2075301703219376588.html Input: ...
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How to parallelize the most outer loop only?

I have two Doloops. The outer loop iterate over the inner loop. The inner loop contains a set of step by step instructions which each next step depends on the ...
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Bug in parallel computing

The following is a simplified example. We construct a library function f and another library function g, in which the library function f is called. ...
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Parallel Kernel Status

For parallel computing, the window Parallel Kernel Status shows some information on the subkernels. I can use two kernels, and which each of them I can do parallel computations. However, it seems that ...
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Parallel assigning to an Association

This is a simplified example of a problem I ran into. I want to count how often a subkernel executes a given computation. So, after having launched the subkernels, I construct an association with ...
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Setting up tunnel to access compute nodes behind private LAN via front-end

Context I find the front end on macos way more convenient and I would like to keep my notebooks on my macbook. On the other hand, I have access faster multi-core linux machines behind a LAN. Hence I ...
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Global variales, Paralell computation and Limiting notebook's contex

If I limit the context of each notebook: and use parallel computation: ParallelTable[ToExpression["b" <> ToString[j]], {j, 1, 10}] then after ...
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Lightweight Grid saving to file

I'm trying to launching my first jobs on LightWeight Grid using ParallelDo. I have 10000 jobs, each of which returns a 1M output, which I would like saved to a file on the head machine, one file per ...
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Mathematica + RasPi + Parallela = Kaboom?

Is it possible to use the Parallela computing platform to enhance Mathematica computing on a Raspberry Pi? It's not at all clear to me how to interface the two boards (here it says it's done via ...
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How to use multicore in this case?

Say I have something like this: myfun[dataA,X1,Y1,Z1,W1]; myfun[dataB,X2,Y2,Z2]; myfun[dataC,X3,Y3,Z3]; (* with many more of the same *) Each would take about 5 ...
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What does this Java error mean? Why is it raised?

I want to launch some kernels on a cluster that uses SGE. The server's operating system is Linux Cent-OS. According to Mathematica documentation, I've added these commands inside my code: ...
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Parallelization and memoization? [duplicate]

I have an expensive function on discrete values, f[n_] := f[n] = n^2 (* Expensive calculation *) Since f[n] is an expensive ...
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Symbol definition in parallel kernels

Suppose I have a reasonably large number of floating point arrays, obtained from prior numerical simulations. These are stored as binary files named data_#####.dat ...
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Symbolic Nullspace computation in parallel

I am trying to determine the nullspace of a large symbolic matrix. The single core evolution seems to take too long. I tried Parallelize[] on the commands ...
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Button action preventing parallel execution?

I couldn't find a better title, so I'll jump straight to the example! There is this long list of slow jobs to be executed in a parallel way, at the press of a button: ...
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ParallelTable kernels die - maybe Mathlink timeout?

I am new to parallel computing in Mathematica. I am using LaunchKernels[16] ParallelTable[] to parallelize calculations. The ParallelTable consists of approx ...
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ParallelDo and distributing function definition

Consider this code: f[i_] := Sin[i] Do[array1[i] = f[i], {i, 1, 5}] Table[array1[i], {i, 1, 5}] Returns: ...
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Eigensystem on HPC

I am submitting Mathematica jobs to an HPC. I have a large matrix that is a function of (x,y) and I am diagonalizing it for around 500 points in the plane. My initial idea was to request a node with ...
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Image background subtraction using parallel computing

I am developing a program for pattern recognition. I want to use the parallel computing to get a real time application. I have two cameras where each one gives n frames/second. I need to process the ...
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Paralleizing the Plot function internally

I have a function of several parameters, funct(a,b,c,d,f,...). Mathematica deals with this function fine but it takes a minute or so to make a data point. I want to plot graphs of funct using code ...
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Troubles with ParallelEvaluate

I need to evaluate the same expression on all subkernels just like ParallelEvaluate does. This code distributes perfectly (2 kernels): ...
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Remote Kernel Setup: SSH fails with exit code 32512

I am having trouble with configuring parallel kernels. What I want to do is the following: run remote kernels on my home server to which I would like to connect from work using my laptop. Both ...
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How to use multiple core in evaluation?

Sorry if the question is very basic, that's because I am newbie in the Mathematica. Assume I have a module that is supposed to do a very very long calculation result = Table[0, {i, 100000000}]; f[...
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Parallelization and evaluation of random number generation

Suppose I have the following functions: ...
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do successive parallel computations require distribute definitions at each intermediate step?

Suppose I am doing a parallel computation, say, using parallel table. I distribute necessary definitions to all kernels. After computation is done, I would like to use the first result in another ...
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k-means clustering in parallel

How can the k-means algorithm for some given distance function be implemented using ParallelMap or other parallel processing program constructs in Mathematica?
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Using ParallelMap to run multiple Game of Life simulations simultaniously

My Assignment and Code As an exercise in Parallel computing I've been tasked with implementing Conway's GoL in a way such that at every iteration only a fraction of cells are updated. I'm then to run ...
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NMaximize stops evaluating my function when run in parallel [closed]

I am trying to maximize the results of a Monte Carlo simulation with respect to some input variables. ...
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Parallelizing sparse array construction

I have a very large sparse array, and the computation of individual matrix elements is fairly expensive. The Matrix is Hermitian and traceless, so I would like to construct only the sub-diagonal ...
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Optimizing Monte Carlo simulation of a Pred-Prey model

My assignment and code As part of an assignment for one of my classes, I'm trying to run a "massive" Monte Carlo simulation in Parallel on the follow model: ...
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Connect to Windows kernel from Linux computer

I've seen many questions regarding the connection to a Linux machine from a Windows one, but I need to do the opposite. Situation: I have Mathematica on my Linux laptop (...
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OpenCL vs. CUDA with Mathematica

I am thinking about using GPU programming with Mathematica using a MacBook Pro with a NVIDIA GPU. At this page, the Mathematica documentation says "Programming OpenCL in the Wolfram Language is simple ...
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Communication between local kernels

this is my first post but you have already helped me so many times that I have to start by saying thanks a lot! I have a really long calculation to do, and I have used the Evaluation->Kernel ...
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Issue in ParallelTable after evaluating another function using NDSolve and FindRoot. What is wrong with this inverse?

I am trying to find the inverse of a function which is defined through NDSolve and NIntegrate. The question is pretty similar ...
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Placing package in existing Utilities` context has odd paraellelization effect

I noticed this in V.10 but possibly it was in effect in V.9. I have a package which in simplified form looks like:- ...
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ParallelMap returns incorrect results over Map

I've written a function to pull in the useful column of a large data file: ...
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Partial Differential Equation in Parallel

is there any native way to implement multi-core parallel solving of PDE in Wolfram Mathematica? WM 10 now supports Finite Elements Method, but it is actually useless without parallelization. Usually ...
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ParallelSum in Mathematica 9 vs 10

Here's part of a package I'm working on: ...
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strange timing behavior

The following code is from a book about Mathematica. ...
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Shared variable impacting speed? [duplicate]

I am using a shared variable as a progress indicator ( via SetSharedVariable[counter] and then Dynamic[counter]), to keep track ...
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Death of parallel sub-kernels

EDIT : Finally, the new Mathematica 10.0 seems to fix it. I have a little parallelization problem. I wrote a code to generate a quasicrystal by dynamical generation. Here the code: ...
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Mma 10: Half the parallel power (Macs)?

Here is a comparison of the parallel kernels launched under Mathematica under v9 and v10, on the same identical current 2014 R2-D2 Mac Pro ... [ Update: Valerio has commented that the same issue ...
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Parallel kernel and front end

I have a piece of code which looks like this: ParallelTable[ Monitor[ Table[ <code here> ,{i,i1,i2]; ,i]; ] so basically a ...
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Timing of ParallelDo versus Do: simple example [duplicate]

I'm trying to understand why a simple do-loop takes substantially longer when done in parallel than sequentially: ...
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ParallelEvaluate: Evaluation Rules and Increment

I'm trying to understand how ParallelEvaluate works, considering the two following snippets: ...
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How to force the compilation language to be C++ (not C) in CreateExecutable or CreateLibrary

I'm trying to speed up a section of a Mathematica 9.0.1 notebook by performing some calculations in C++ with the Cilk Plus and Threading Building Blocks tools available for the Intel C++ 14.0 compiler ...