Supported Applications


  • Description

    a high performance and widely portable implementation of the Message Passing Interface (MPI) standard.

  • Primary Citation*

    R. Thakur, R. Rabenseifner, and W. Gropp. 2005. Optimization of Collective Communication Operations in MPICH. Int’l Journal of High Performance Computing Applications. 19(1): 49-66.

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  • Citation Note

    Additional citations can be found at

  • Keywords


  • Default Versions

    Linux 64:  3.2
    OS X INTEL:  3.2

  • Other Available Versions

      OS X INTEL:

      2.0, 1.1
  • Developers

    William Gropp, Ewing Lusk.