Objective 2:
Multi-processing and Analysis


Flow of processes in my Raytracer


Example of 2 processes running at the same time on a Multithreaded machine



As expected, 2 processes ran the most efficiently on the Hyperthreaded machine.

Here are the results of testing a 2000-poly Venus De Milo mesh on gl22.student.cs.

Number of Processes Runtime
1 94 seconds.
2 77 seconds.
4 145 seconds.


Written by: Mike Jutan
CS 488 - Computer Graphics
University of Waterloo