Benchmark |
Language |
Application Area |
Brief Description |

410.bwaves |
Fortran |
Fluid Dynamics |
Computes 3D transonic transient laminar viscous flow. |

416.gamess |
Fortran |
Quantum Chemistry. |
Gamess implements a wide range of quantum chemical computations. For the SPEC workload, self-consistent field calculations are performed using the Restricted Hartree Fock method, Restricted open-shell Hartree-Fock, and Multi-Configuration Self-Consistent Field |

433.milc |
C |
Physics / Quantum Chromodynamics |
A gauge field generating program for lattice gauge theory programs with dynamical quarks. |

434.zeusmp |
Fortran |
Physics / CFD |
ZEUS-MP is a computational fluid dynamics code developed at the Laboratory for Computational Astrophysics (NCSA, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) for the simulation of astrophysical phenomena. |

435.gromacs |
C, Fortran |
Biochemistry / Molecular Dynamics |
Molecular dynamics, i.e. simulate Newtonian equations of motion for hundreds to millions of particles. The test case simulates protein Lysozyme in a solution. |

436.cactusADM |
C, Fortran |
Physics / General Relativity |
Solves the Einstein evolution equations using a staggered-leapfrog numerical method |

437.leslie3d |
Fortran |
Fluid Dynamics |
Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) using Large-Eddy Simulations with Linear-Eddy Model in 3D. Uses the MacCormack Predictor-Corrector time integration scheme. |

444.namd |
C++ |
Biology / Molecular Dynamics |
Simulates large biomolecular systems. The test case has 92,224 atoms of apolipoprotein A-I. |

447.dealII |
C++ |
Finite Element Analysis |
deal.II is a C++ program library targeted at adaptive finite elements and error estimation. The testcase solves a Helmholtz-type equation with non-constant coefficients. |

450.soplex |
C++ |
Linear Programming, Optimization |
Solves a linear program using a simplex algorithm and sparse linear algebra. Test cases include railroad planning and military airlift models. |

453.povray |
C++ |
Image Ray-tracing |
Image rendering. The testcase is a 1280x1024 anti-aliased image of a landscape with some abstract objects with textures using a Perlin noise function. |

454.calculix |
C, Fortran |
Structural Mechanics |
Finite element code for linear and nonlinear 3D structural applications. Uses the SPOOLES solver library. |

459.GemsFDTD |
Fortran |
Computational Electromagnetics |
Solves the Maxwell equations in 3D using the finite-difference time-domain (FDTD) method. |

465.tonto |
Fortran |
Quantum Chemistry |
An open source quantum chemistry package, using an object-oriented design in Fortran 95. The test case places a constraint on a molecular Hartree-Fock wavefunction calculation to better match experimental X-ray diffraction data. |

470.lbm |
C |
Fluid Dynamics |
Implements the "Lattice-Boltzmann Method" to simulate incompressible fluids in 3D |

481.wrf |
C, Fortran |
Weather |
Weather modeling from scales of meters to thousands of kilometers. The test case is from a 30km area over 2 days. |

482.sphinx3 |
C |
Speech recognition |
A widely-known speech recognition system from Carnegie Mellon University |