Volpex@Home is a research project that uses Internet-connected computers to do research in creating effective parallel computing on multiple volatile nodes.
Read more about Volpex@Home here.
You can participate by downloading and running a free program on your computer.
inCell@Home is an application of Volpex; this project simulates how proteins behave and make function in a real cell-like environment which can be applied in biological drug design.
Read more information here.
VolPEx is a young project with a limited number of volunteers. We appreciate everyone's participation and help with the project. This project uses BOINC. If you're already running BOINC, select Attach to Project. If not, download BOINC. When prompted, enter http://volpexathome.cs.uh.edu/VolPEx/ If you're running a command-line or pre-5.0 version of BOINC, create an account first. Please also read our rules and policies. If you have any problems with BOINC, you can get help here. If you have any question about our project, please look at the FAQ section or post on our forums.
A note to users
Volpex@Home is still a work in progress. Therefore, changes may occur unexpectedly.
We would be happy to help other BOINC projects that wish to use VolPEx to enable inter-process communication in Volunteer environment. Documents on how to use VolPEx Dataspace can be found here.
Partial support for this work was provided by the National Science Foundation's Computer Systems Research program under Award No. CNS-0834750 and MCB-0919974.