5. Hierarchical Grid Computing for High-Performance Bioinformatics

  1. El-Ghazali Talbi2 and
  2. Albert Y. Zomaya3
  1. Bertil Schmidt,
  2. Chunxi Chen and
  3. Weiguo Liu

Published Online: 30 APR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470191637.ch5

Grid Computing for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

Grid Computing for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

How to Cite

Schmidt, B., Chen, C. and Liu, W. (2007) Hierarchical Grid Computing for High-Performance Bioinformatics, in Grid Computing for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (eds E.-G. Talbi and A. Y. Zomaya), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470191637.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 2

    LIFL, University of Lille, INRIA, CNRS, Lille, France

  2. 3

    School of Information Technology, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

Author Information

  1. School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technology University, Singapore

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 APR 2007
  2. Published Print: 3 DEC 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471784098

Online ISBN: 9780470191637

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Keywords:

  • hierarchical grid computing;
  • dynamic load-balancing approach;
  • normal application-level inter-cluster bandwidth

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Hierarchical Grid Computing

  • Adaptive Grid Implementation of DNA Sequence Alignment

  • Constructing Large Suffix Trees on a Grid

  • Genetic Algorithms for Protein Folding on a Grid

  • Conclusion

  • References