Chapter 21. Bioinformatics and Parallel Metaheuristics

  1. Enrique Alba
  1. Oswaldo Trelles and
  2. Andrés Rodr´iguez

Published Online: 16 SEP 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471739383.ch21

Parallel Metaheuristics: A New Class of Algorithms

Parallel Metaheuristics: A New Class of Algorithms

How to Cite

Trelles, O. and Rodr´iguez, A. (2005) Bioinformatics and Parallel Metaheuristics, in Parallel Metaheuristics: A New Class of Algorithms (ed E. Alba), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471739383.ch21

Author Information

  1. Universidad de Málaga, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 SEP 2005
  2. Published Print: 19 AUG 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471678069

Online ISBN: 9780471739388

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Keywords:

  • bioinformatics applications;
  • parallel metaheuristics;
  • parallelism;
  • parallel computer architectures;
  • computational patterns

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Bioinformatics at a Glance

  • Parallel Computers

  • Bioinformatic Applications

  • Parallel Metaheuristics in Bioinformatics

  • Conclusions

  • References