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Concurrent Programming

Concurrent Programming

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  • Author: C. R. Snow, University of Newcastle, New South Wales
  • Date Published: March 1992
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521339933

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  • This book is designed as a first book on concurrent programming and provides a comprehensive introduction to the problems of concurrency. The book builds on the reader's familiarity with sequential programming in a high-level language. It is concerned mainly with the high-level aspects of concurrency, which will be equally applicable to traditional time-sliced or more recent truly parallel systems. Topics covered include: processes and inter-process communication, shared data and message passing constructs, languages for concurrency, and the implementation of concurrent kernel.

    • A long awaited textbook
    • Designed to be the first book on concurrency that all undergraduates will turn to for a comprehensive introduction to the subject
    • Concurrent/parallel programming is the main buzz word in computing for the 1990s
    • New series design
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    "...this unostentatious, servicable little book merits serious consideration by those deciding on texts to support introductory courses on parallel programming. It deserves to be successful." Maurice Clint, The Times Higher

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    • Date Published: March 1992
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521339933
    • length: 252 pages
    • dimensions: 229 x 152 x 15 mm
    • weight: 0.38kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. Introduction to concurrency
    2. Processes and the specification of concurrency
    3. Communication between processes
    4. High-level concurrency constructs - shared data
    5. High-level concurrency constructs - message passing
    6. Languages for concurrency
    7. Implementation of a concurrency Kernel
    Bibliography
    Index.

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    C. R. Snow, University of Newcastle, New South Wales

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