OpenMP parallelization of agent-based models

@article{Massaioli2005OpenMPPO,
  title={OpenMP parallelization of agent-based models},
  author={Federico Massaioli and Filippo Castiglione and Massimo Bernaschi},
  journal={Parallel Computing},
  year={2005},
  volume={31},
  pages={1066-1081}
}
Agent-based models, an emerging paradigm of simulation of complex systems, appear very suitable to parallel processing. However, during the parallelization of a simulator of financial markets, we found that some features of these codes highlight non-trivial issues of the present hardware/software platforms for parallel processing. Here we present the results of a series of tests, on different platforms, of simplified codes that reproduce such problems and can be used as a starting point in the… CONTINUE READING
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