David A. Bader
IEEE Fellow
AAAS Fellow
College of Computing
Georgia Tech
Atlanta, GA 30332



Computational Biology and High-Performance Computing

Many new challenges in the life sciences require high performance computing, due either to the massive parallelism required by the problem or to the difficult optimization problems that are often combinatorial and NP-hard.

Publication History

Versions of this paper appeared as:
  1. David A. Bader, ``Computational Biology and High-Performance Computing,'' in Special Issue on Bioinformatics, C. Stewart (ed.), Communications of the ACM, 47(11):34-41, 2004.

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Last updated: October 25, 2004


Computational Biology

Parallel Computing