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Distributed Ring Embedding in Faulty De Bruijn Networks
February 1997 (vol. 46 no. 2)
pp. 187-190

Abstract—We present a distributed network-level algorithm that constructs a cycle in a d-ary De Bruijn multiprocessor network in the presence of an arbitrary number of node failures. When the number of faults f does not exceed d− 1 a cycle of length at least dnnf− 1 can always be found in O(n) steps in a network of size dn.

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Index Terms:
De Bruijn sequences, fault tolerance, Hamiltonian cycles, interconnection networks.
Citation:
Robert A. Rowley, Bella Bose, "Distributed Ring Embedding in Faulty De Bruijn Networks," IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 46, no. 2, pp. 187-190, Feb. 1997, doi:10.1109/12.565593
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