• André Mendes Cavalcante
  • Marco José de Sousa
  • João Crisóstomo Weyl Albuquerque Costa
  • Carlos Renato Lisboa Francês
  • Gervásio Protásio dos Santos Cavalcante


Parallel computing, Cluster of PC's


A computational parallel approach for 3D ray-tracing techniques in the radio propagation prediction is presented. This approach considers that the main tasks in a 3D ray-tracing technique can be evaluated in an independent and/or parallel way. The workload distribution among the participant nodes of the parallel architecture (cluster of PC's) is performed through a random assignment of the initial rays and the field points for them. Simulations are realized in order to validate and evaluate the performance of the proposed model.


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How to Cite

André Mendes Cavalcante, Marco José de Sousa, João Crisóstomo Weyl Albuquerque Costa, Carlos Renato Lisboa Francês, & Gervásio Protásio dos Santos Cavalcante. (2007). A PARALLEL APPROACH FOR 3D RAY-TRACING TECHNIQUES IN THE RADIO PROPAGATION PREDICTION. Journal of Microwaves, Optoelectronics and Electromagnetic Applications (JMOe), 6(1), 207–219. Retrieved from http://www.jmoe.org/index.php/jmoe/article/view/209



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