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Polymorphic-Torus Network
September 1989 (vol. 38 no. 9)
pp. 1345-1351
An interconnection network is presented for a massively parallel fine-grained single-instruction, multiple-data (SIMD) system, called the polymorphic-torus, whose design goal is to provide high communication bandwidth under a packaging constraint. This goal is achieved by the polymorphic principle, which injects switches with circuit-switching capability into every node of a base network (e.g.

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Index Terms:
polymorphic-torus network; interconnection network; parallel fine-grained; SIMD; communication bandwidth; circuit-switching capability; wiring complexity; interpackage wiring; Boolean; max/min; sum operations; multiprocessor interconnection networks.
H. Li, M. Maresca, "Polymorphic-Torus Network," IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 38, no. 9, pp. 1345-1351, Sept. 1989, doi:10.1109/12.29479
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