Parallelization of a Three-Dimensional Flow Solver for Euler Rotorcraft Aerodynamics Predictions

@article{Wissink1996ParallelizationOA,
  title={Parallelization of a Three-Dimensional Flow Solver for Euler Rotorcraft Aerodynamics Predictions},
  author={Andrew M. Wissink and Anastasios S. Lyrintzis and Roger C. Strawn},
  journal={AIAA Journal},
  year={1996},
  volume={34},
  pages={2276-2283}
}
An approach for parallelizing the three-dimensional Euler/Navier-Stokes rotorcraft computational fluid dynamics flow solver transonic unsteady rotor Navier-Stokes (TURNS) is introduced. Parallelization is performed using a domain decomposition technique that is developed for distributed-memory parallel architectures. Communication between the subdomains on each processor is performed via message passing in the form of message passing interface subroutine calls. The most difficult portion of the… 

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