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Processor Networks and Aspects of the Mapping Problem


Part of Cambridge International Series on Parallel Computation

  • Date Published: April 2012
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107404175

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  • In this 1991 book, Hilbers discusses the general case of how to use processors simultaneously in order to solve a single problem rather than any specific application, and develops a theory independent of particular architectures. He starts by introducing distributed computing with graph theory, and considers processor networks and their price/performance ratios. He goes on to look at obtaining homogeneous distributions of work over networks and considers examples. Finally he discusses message routing within a processor network. This is intended to be a fundamental treatment of the relevant subjects and is aimed at computer scientists and graduate students in computer science who have experience with parallel processing: it will also be useful to others interested in processor networks.

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    Product details

    • Date Published: April 2012
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107404175
    • length: 144 pages
    • dimensions: 244 x 170 x 8 mm
    • weight: 0.24kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. Introduction
    2. Processor networks
    3. A new operation on graphs
    4. Homogenous mappings
    5. Mappings of binary tree computation graphs
    6. Mappings on torus-connected graphs
    7. Deadlock-free message routing in processor networks

  • Author

    Peter A. J. Hilbers

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