Restructuring Fortran legacy applications for parallel computing in multiprocessors

@article{Tinetti2012RestructuringFL,
  title={Restructuring Fortran legacy applications for parallel computing in multiprocessors},
  author={Fernando Tinetti and Mariano M{\'e}ndez and Armando De Giusti},
  journal={The Journal of Supercomputing},
  year={2012},
  volume={64},
  pages={638-659}
}
As it is widely known, multi-core computers are broadly used these days, and automatic parallelization of sequential programs is still a challenge. In this context, we propose a set of code transformations to be applied automatically by a tool in order to transform sequential legacy systems into their parallel version. We implement these transformations by applying a lightweight source code analysis based on rewritable AST (Abstract Syntax Tree). Since it is not always possible to automatically… CONTINUE READING

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