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Parallel Processing Symposium, International (1995)
Santa Barbara, CA
Apr. 25, 1995 to Apr. 28, 1995
ISSN: 1063-7133
ISBN: 0-8186-7074-6
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Performance measurements of a concurrent production system architecture without global synchronization (Abstract)

J.N. Amaral , Dept. de Engenharia Eletrica, Pontificia Univ. Catolica RGS, Porto Catolice, Brazil
pp. 790-797
Session 1: Networks: Chair: Allan Gottlieb, New York University

Modeling parallel communication (Abstract)

R.M. Karp , California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
pp. 2

The Partitioned Optical Passive Stars (POPS) topology (Abstract)

J.P. Teza , Pittsburgh Univ., PA, USA
R.G. Melhem , Pittsburgh Univ., PA, USA
G. Gravenstreter , Pittsburgh Univ., PA, USA
S.P. Levitan , Pittsburgh Univ., PA, USA
D.M. Chiarulli , Pittsburgh Univ., PA, USA
pp. 4

The Mcube: a symmetrical cube based network with twisted links (Abstract)

K. Ghose , Dept. of Comput. Sci., State Univ. of New York, Binghamton, NY, USA
N.K. Singhvi , Dept. of Comput. Sci., State Univ. of New York, Binghamton, NY, USA
pp. 11

Multi-Mesh-an efficient topology for parallel processing (Abstract)

D. Das , Electron. Unit, Indian Stat. Inst., Calcutta, India
B.P. Sinha , Electron. Unit, Indian Stat. Inst., Calcutta, India
pp. 17

Accuracy vs. performance in parallel simulation of interconnection networks (Abstract)

D.A. Wood , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Wisconsin Univ., Madison, WI, USA
D.C. Burger , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Wisconsin Univ., Madison, WI, USA
pp. 22

Fat-tree for local area multiprocessors (Abstract)

Qiang Li , Dept. Comput. Eng., Santa Clara Univ., CA, USA
D. Gustavson , Dept. Comput. Eng., Santa Clara Univ., CA, USA
pp. 32

On generalized fat trees (Abstract)

M.J. Kumar , Dept. of Comput. Sci., North Texas Univ., Denton, TX, USA
S.K. Das , Dept. of Comput. Sci., North Texas Univ., Denton, TX, USA
S.R. Ohring , Dept. of Comput. Sci., North Texas Univ., Denton, TX, USA
M. Ibel , Dept. of Comput. Sci., North Texas Univ., Denton, TX, USA
pp. 37
Session 2: Scientific Computing I: Chair: John Gustafson, Ames Laboratory

Parallel Monte Carlo simulation of MBE growth (Abstract)

Y.A. Teng , Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
J.L. Blue , Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
I.M. Beichl , Nat. Inst. of Stand. & Technol., Gaithersburg, MD, USA
pp. 46

Monte Carlo and molecular dynamics simulations using p4 (Abstract)

V. Oklobdzija , Dept. of Phys., California Univ., Davis, CA, USA
J. Correa , Dept. of Phys., California Univ., Davis, CA, USA
L.P. Lee , Dept. of Phys., California Univ., Davis, CA, USA
R.T. Scalettar , Dept. of Phys., California Univ., Davis, CA, USA
K.J. Runge , Dept. of Phys., California Univ., Davis, CA, USA
pp. 53

Performance evaluation of a seismic data analysis kernel on the KSR multiprocessors (Abstract)

W. Gu , Coll. of Comput., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 60

Performance evaluation of a new parallel preconditioner (Abstract)

M. Zagha , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
K.D. Gremban , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
G.L. Miller , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
pp. 65

A general purpose sparse matrix parallel solvers package (Abstract)

R.D. Ferraro , Jet Propulsion Lab., California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
H.Q. Ding , Jet Propulsion Lab., California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
pp. 70

Parallel algorithms for space-time adaptive processing (Abstract)

S.J. Olszanskyj , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY, USA
J.M. Lebak , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY, USA
A.W. Bojanczyk , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY, USA
pp. 77
Session 3: Graph Algorithms: Chair: Oscar Ibarra, University of California, Santa Barbara

Parallel algorithms for maximum matching in interval graphs (Abstract)

D.T. Lee , AT&T Bell Labs., Naperville, IL, USA
M.J. Atallah , AT&T Bell Labs., Naperville, IL, USA
D.Z. Chen , AT&T Bell Labs., Naperville, IL, USA
M.G. Andrews , AT&T Bell Labs., Naperville, IL, USA
pp. 84

An EREW PRAM fully-dynamic algorithm for MST (Abstract)

P. Ferragina , Dipartimento di Inf., Pisa Univ., Italy
pp. 93

Recognizing depth-first-search trees in parallel (Abstract)

B.F. Wang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Tsing Hua Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
J.S. Wang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Tsing Hua Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
C.H. Peng , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Tsing Hua Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
pp. 101

Implementation of parallel graph algorithms on a massively parallel SIMD computer with virtual processing (Abstract)

Tsan-Sheng Hsu , Inst. of Inf. Sci., Acad. Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
N. Dean , Inst. of Inf. Sci., Acad. Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
V. Ramachandran , Inst. of Inf. Sci., Acad. Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 106

A highly parallel algorithm to approximate MaxCut on distributed memory architectures (Abstract)

S. Homer , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Boston Univ., MA, USA
M. Peinado , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Boston Univ., MA, USA
pp. 113

A distributed algorithm for the detection of local cycles and knots (Abstract)

C. Tropper , Sch. of Comput. Sci., McGill Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada
A. Boukerche , Sch. of Comput. Sci., McGill Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada
pp. 118
Session 4: communication and I/O: Chair: C.S. Raghavendra, Washington State University

PCODE: an efficient and reliable collective communication protocol for unreliable broadcast domain (Abstract)

Ching-Tien Ho , California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
D. Dolev , California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
R. Orni , California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
R. Strong , California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
J. Bruck , California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
pp. 130

Experience with active messages on the Meiko CS-2 (Abstract)

K.E. Schauser , Dept. of Comput. Sci., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
C.J. Scheiman , Dept. of Comput. Sci., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
pp. 140

Performance of the Vesta parallel file system (Abstract)

D.G. Feitelson , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
J.-P. Prost , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
P.F. Corbett , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 150

VIP-FS: a VIrtual, Parallel File System for high performance parallel and distributed computing (Abstract)

A. Choudhary , Northeast Parellel Archit. Center, Syracuse Univ., NY, USA
J.M. del Rosario , Northeast Parellel Archit. Center, Syracuse Univ., NY, USA
M. Harry , Northeast Parellel Archit. Center, Syracuse Univ., NY, USA
pp. 159

Characterizing parallel file-access patterns on a large-scale multiprocessor (Abstract)

M.L. Best , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Duke Univ., Durham, NC, USA
A. Purakayastha , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Duke Univ., Durham, NC, USA
N. Nieuwejaar , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Duke Univ., Durham, NC, USA
D. Kotz , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Duke Univ., Durham, NC, USA
C. Ellis , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Duke Univ., Durham, NC, USA
pp. 165

Parallel algorithms for database operations and a database operation for parallel algorithms (Abstract)

R. Raman , Dept. of Comput. Sci., King's Coll., London, UK
U. Vishkin , Dept. of Comput. Sci., King's Coll., London, UK
pp. 173
Session 5: Non-Numveric Algorithms and Applications I: Chair: Sanjay Ranka, Syracuse University

Solving the traveling salesman problem with a distributed branch-and-bound algorithm on a 1024 processor network (Abstract)

S. Tschoke , Dept. of Math. & Comput. Sci., Paderborn Univ., Germany
B. Monien , Dept. of Math. & Comput. Sci., Paderborn Univ., Germany
R. Lubling , Dept. of Math. & Comput. Sci., Paderborn Univ., Germany
pp. 182

Sequence comparison on a cluster of workstations using the PVM system (Abstract)

R.J. Mural , Div. of Comput. Sci. & Math., Oak Ridge Nat. Lab., TN, USA
X. Guan , Div. of Comput. Sci. & Math., Oak Ridge Nat. Lab., TN, USA
E.O. Uberbacher , Div. of Comput. Sci. & Math., Oak Ridge Nat. Lab., TN, USA
pp. 190

B-trees with relaxed balance (Abstract)

K.S. Larsen , Dept. of Math. & Comput. Sci., Odense Univ., Denmark
R. Fagerberg , Dept. of Math. & Comput. Sci., Odense Univ., Denmark
pp. 196

Fast parallel algorithms for minimum and related problems with small integer inputs (Abstract)

Y. Matias , Dept. of Comput. Sci., King's Coll., London, UK
O. Berkman , Dept. of Comput. Sci., King's Coll., London, UK
pp. 203

A note on reducing parallel model simulations to integer sorting (Abstract)

E. Matias , AT&T Bell Labs., Murray Hill, NJ, USA
U. Vishkin , AT&T Bell Labs., Murray Hill, NJ, USA
pp. 208

The parameterized Round-Robin partitioned algorithm for parallel external sort (Abstract)

A.N. Swami , IBM Almaden Res. Center, San Jose, CA, USA
H.C. Young , IBM Almaden Res. Center, San Jose, CA, USA
pp. 213
Session 6: Partitioning and Data Distribution: Chair: Prith Banerjee, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Partitioning regular grid applications with irregular boundaries for cache-coherent multiprocessors (Abstract)

Yang Zeng , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
S.G. Abraham , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
pp. 222

Statement-level independent partitioning of uniform recurrences (Abstract)

J. Ramanujam , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge, LA, USA
S. Vasanthakumar , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge, LA, USA
pp. 229

A synthesis method of LSGP partitioning for given-shape regular arrays (Abstract)

G.M. Megson , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Newcastle upon Tyne Univ., UK
Xian Chen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Newcastle upon Tyne Univ., UK
pp. 234

Hierarchical tiling for improved superscalar performance (Abstract)

S.F. Hummel , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., California Univ., San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
L. Carter , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., California Univ., San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
J. Ferrante , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., California Univ., San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
pp. 239

Replication of uniformly accessed shared data for large-scale data-parallel algorithms (Abstract)

Chung-Ming Chen , Center for Biomed. Eng, Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Soo-Young Lee , Center for Biomed. Eng, Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 246

The emulation problem on trees (Abstract)

Daw-Jong Shyu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Tsing Hua Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Biing-Feng Wang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Tsing Hua Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Chuan-Yi Tang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Nat. Tsing Hua Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
pp. 251
Session 7: synchronization and Scheduling: Chair: D.K. Panda, Ohio State University

A performance comparison of fast distributed mutual exclusion algorithms (Abstract)

T. Johnson , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
pp. 258

ALLNODE barrier synchronization network (Abstract)

H.T. Olnowich , IBM Corp., Endicott, NY, USA
pp. 265

Efficient implementation of mutual exclusion locks in large multiprocessors (Abstract)

Nian-Feng Tzeng , Center for Adv. Comput. Studies, Southwestern Louisiana Univ., Lafayette, LA, USA
S.S. Fu , Center for Adv. Comput. Studies, Southwestern Louisiana Univ., Lafayette, LA, USA
pp. 270

Bicriterion scheduling of identical processing time jobs by uniform processors (Abstract)

A. Tuzikov , Inst. of Eng. Cybern., Acad. of Sci., Minsk, Byelorussia
M. Makhaniok , Inst. of Eng. Cybern., Acad. of Sci., Minsk, Byelorussia
R. Manner , Inst. of Eng. Cybern., Acad. of Sci., Minsk, Byelorussia
pp. 276

Fast scheduling of periodic tasks on multiple resources (Abstract)

C.G. Plaxton , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Electr. Eng., Vermont Univ., Burlington, VT, USA
S.K. Baruah , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Electr. Eng., Vermont Univ., Burlington, VT, USA
J.E. Gehrke , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Electr. Eng., Vermont Univ., Burlington, VT, USA
pp. 280
Session 9: Compiler Techniques: Chair: Alan Sussman, University 01' Maryland

A parallel approach for multiprocessor scheduling (Abstract)

I. Ahmad , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hong Kong Univ., Hong Kong
Yu-Kwong Kwok , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hong Kong Univ., Hong Kong
pp. 289
Session 8: Parallel Algorithms on Networks: Chair: David Nassimi, New Jersey Institute of Technology

A simple Voronoi diagram algorithm for a reconfigurable mesh (Abstract)

L. Wetherall , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Newcastle Univ., NSW, Australia
H. ElGindy , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Newcastle Univ., NSW, Australia
pp. 296

Robust shearsort on incomplete bypass meshes (Abstract)

Ching Yu Hung , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
B. Parhami , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
pp. 304

Fault-tolerant sorting in SIMD hypercubes (Abstract)

F. Lombardi , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
A. Mishra , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
L. Bhuyan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
Y. Chang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
pp. 312

A faster sorting algorithm in the broadcast communication model (Abstract)

S. Olariu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
J.L. Schwing , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA, USA
pp. 319

Efficient algorithms for global data communication on the multidimensional torus network (Abstract)

P. Fragopoulou , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Queen's Univ., Kingston, Ont., Canada
S.G. Akl , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Queen's Univ., Kingston, Ont., Canada
pp. 324

Combining dependence and data-flow analyses to optimize communication (Abstract)

N. Nedeljkovic , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Rice Univ., Houston, TX, USA
K. Kennedy , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Rice Univ., Houston, TX, USA
pp. 340

Parallelizing while loops for multiprocessor systems (Abstract)

L. Rauchwerger , Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
D. Padua , Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 347

Symbolic range propagation (Abstract)

W. Blume , Center for Supercomput. Res. & Dev., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
R. Eigenmann , Center for Supercomput. Res. & Dev., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 357

Constructing DO loops for non-convex iteration spaces in compiling for parallel machines (Abstract)

Jingling Xue , Dept. of Math. Stat. & Comput. Sci., New England Univ., Armidale, NSW, Australia
pp. 364

Compiler techniques for increasing CU/PE overlap in SIMD machines (Abstract)

H.J. Siegel , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Idaho Univ., Moscow, ID, USA
G. Saghi , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Idaho Univ., Moscow, ID, USA
pp. 369
Keynote Address: The New k;ra of MPPs: Moderately Parallel Processors

The impact of pipelining on SIMD architectures (Abstract)

D.E. Schimmel , Sch. of Electr. & Comput.Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
J.D. Allen , Sch. of Electr. & Comput.Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 380

An assessment of COMA multiprocessors (Abstract)

Gyungho Lee , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis, MN, USA
pp. 388

A workload characterization for coarse-grain multiprocessors (Abstract)

C.S. Ellis , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Duke Univ., Durham, NC, USA
C. Connelly , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Duke Univ., Durham, NC, USA
pp. 393

Unified vs. split TLBs and caches in shared-memory MP systems (Abstract)

Qidong Xu , West Lake Lab., IBM Corp., Roanoke, TX, USA
P.J. Teller , West Lake Lab., IBM Corp., Roanoke, TX, USA
pp. 398

Access order to avoid inter-vector-conflicts in complex memory systems (Abstract)

J.M. Llaberia , Dept. d'Arquitectura de Computadors, Univ. Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
A.M. del Corral , Dept. d'Arquitectura de Computadors, Univ. Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
pp. 404

A unified theory for a traffic analysis in product networks (Abstract)

A. Youssef , Sch. of Sci. & Eng., Al-Akhawayn Univ., Ifrane, Morocco
A. Bellaachia , Sch. of Sci. & Eng., Al-Akhawayn Univ., Ifrane, Morocco
pp. 411

Geometric mesh partitioning: implementation and experiments (Abstract)

J.R. Gilbert , Xerox Palo Alto Res. Center, CA, USA
G.L. Miller , Xerox Palo Alto Res. Center, CA, USA
Shang-Hua Teng , Xerox Palo Alto Res. Center, CA, USA
pp. 418
Session 1 1: Scientific Computing II: Chair: Vipin Kumar, IJniversity of Mlnnesoto

Non-uniform 2-D grid partitioning for heterogeneous parallel architectures (Abstract)

P.E. Crandall , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
M.J. Quinn , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 428

Toward data distribution independent parallel matrix multiplication (Abstract)

J.A.B. Fortes , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
Hyuk-Jae Lee , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
pp. 436

Multi-phase array redistribution: modeling and evaluation (Abstract)

S.D. Kaushik , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH, USA
J. Ramanujam , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH, USA
C.-H. Huang , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH, USA
P. Sadayappan , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH, USA
pp. 441

Minimizing communication overhead for matrix inversion algorithms on hypercubes (Abstract)

Xiaodong Wang , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
V.P. Roychowdhury , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
pp. 446

Folding spatial image filters on the CM-5 (Abstract)

S.G. Dykes , Performance Comput. & Software Lab., Texas Univ., San Antonio, TX, USA
Xiaodong Zhang , Performance Comput. & Software Lab., Texas Univ., San Antonio, TX, USA
pp. 451
Session 12: Resource Management: Chair: Sartaj Sahni. University of Florida

Robust parallel resource management in shared memory multiprocessor systems (Abstract)

F.B. Bastani , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
I-Ling Yen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
pp. 458

Efficient processor allocation for 3D tori (Abstract)

Wenjian Qiao , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
L.M. Ni , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
pp. 466

An analytical comparison of nearest neighbor algorithms for load balancing in parallel computers (Abstract)

Chengzhong Xu , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI, USA
F.C.M. Lau , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI, USA
R. Luling , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI, USA
B. Monien , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI, USA
pp. 472

Using simple page placement policies to reduce the cost of cache fills in coherent shared-memory systems (Abstract)

L. Kontothanassis , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Rochester Univ., NY, USA
M. Marchetti , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Rochester Univ., NY, USA
M.L. Scott , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Rochester Univ., NY, USA
R. Bianchini , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Rochester Univ., NY, USA
pp. 480
Architectures and Instrumentation

Operating system support for concurrent remote task creation (Abstract)

S. Sears , Open Software Found., Cambridge, MA, USA
D.L. Black , Open Software Found., Cambridge, MA, USA
D.S. Milojicic , Open Software Found., Cambridge, MA, USA
pp. 486

SPI: an instrumentation development environment for parallel/distributed systems (Abstract)

T. Steeves , Technol. Center, Honeywell Inc., Minneapolis, MN, USA
D. Bhatt , Technol. Center, Honeywell Inc., Minneapolis, MN, USA
R. Bhatt , Technol. Center, Honeywell Inc., Minneapolis, MN, USA
D. Wills , Technol. Center, Honeywell Inc., Minneapolis, MN, USA
R. Jha , Technol. Center, Honeywell Inc., Minneapolis, MN, USA
pp. 494

A rugged scalable parallel system (Abstract)

J.R. Nickolls , Litton Guidance & Control Syst., Northridge, CA, USA
A.L. Smeyne , Litton Guidance & Control Syst., Northridge, CA, USA
pp. 502

The RACE network architecture (Abstract)

B.C. Kuszmaul , Mercury Comput. Syst. Inc., Chelmsford, MA, USA
pp. 508
Applications and Programming

Performance results of several High Performance Fortran benchmarks (Abstract)

M. Young , Portland Group Inc., Wilsonville, OR, USA
D. Miles , Portland Group Inc., Wilsonville, OR, USA
L.F. Meadows , Portland Group Inc., Wilsonville, OR, USA
pp. 516

Transformable computers & hardware object technology (Abstract)

J. Schewel , Virtual Comput. Corp., Reseda, CA, USA
M. Thornburg , Virtual Comput. Corp., Reseda, CA, USA
S. Casselman , Virtual Comput. Corp., Reseda, CA, USA
pp. 518
Session 13: Routing: Chair: Assaf Schuster, Technion

A novel deadlock-free routing technique for a class of de Bruijn graph based networks (Abstract)

D.P. Agrawal , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, USA
H. Park , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC, USA
pp. 524

An efficient scheme for complete exchange in 2D tori (Abstract)

Yu-Chee Tseng , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Chung-Hua Polytech. Inst., Hsin-Chu, Taiwan
S.K.S. Gupta , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Chung-Hua Polytech. Inst., Hsin-Chu, Taiwan
D.K. Panda , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Chung-Hua Polytech. Inst., Hsin-Chu, Taiwan
pp. 532

DISHA: a deadlock recovery scheme for fully adaptive routing (Abstract)

K.V. Anjan , Dept. of Electr. Eng. Syst., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
T.M. Pinkston , Dept. of Electr. Eng. Syst., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 537

Efficient communication using total-exchange (Abstract)

Satish Rao , NEC Res. Inst., Princeton, NJ, USA
T. Tsantilas , NEC Res. Inst., Princeton, NJ, USA
T. Suel , NEC Res. Inst., Princeton, NJ, USA
M. Goudreau , NEC Res. Inst., Princeton, NJ, USA
pp. 544

A fast distributed optimal routing algorithm for multicommodity large data networks (Abstract)

Shan Zhu , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
G.M. Huang , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
pp. 551

Efficient routing and message bounds for optimal parallel algorithms (Abstract)

Xiaotie Deng , Dept. of Comput. Sci., York Univ., UK
P. Dymond , Dept. of Comput. Sci., York Univ., UK
pp. 556
Session 14: Non-Numeric Algorithms and Applications II: Chair: Charles Weems, [Jniversity of Massachusetts

&ACE: a high-performance parallel Prolog system (Abstract)

G. Gupta , Lab. for Logic & DHs, New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces, NM, USA
M. Hermenegildo , Lab. for Logic & DHs, New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces, NM, USA
E. Pontelli , Lab. for Logic & DHs, New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces, NM, USA
pp. 564

Process combination to increase event granularity in parallel logic simulation (Abstract)

P.A. Wilsey , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Cincinnati Univ., OH, USA
T.J. McBrayer , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Cincinnati Univ., OH, USA
pp. 572

Parallel algorithms for logic synthesis using the MIS approach (Abstract)

L.A. Chandy , LSI Logic Corp., Milpitas, CA, USA
S. Roy , LSI Logic Corp., Milpitas, CA, USA
S. Parkes , LSI Logic Corp., Milpitas, CA, USA
P. Banerjee , LSI Logic Corp., Milpitas, CA, USA
K. De , LSI Logic Corp., Milpitas, CA, USA
pp. 579

Load sharing in the training set partition algorithm for parallel neural learning (Abstract)

B. Girau , Lab. d'Inf. du Parallelisme, CNRS, Lyon, France
H. Paugam-Moisy , Lab. d'Inf. du Parallelisme, CNRS, Lyon, France
pp. 586

Reconfiguration and experiments on a faulty hypercube (Abstract)

Guanghua Lin , Center for Adv. Comput. Studies, Southwestern Louisiana Univ., Lafayette, LA, USA
Nian-Feng Tzeng , Center for Adv. Comput. Studies, Southwestern Louisiana Univ., Lafayette, LA, USA
pp. 592

Time scale combining of conservative parallel discrete event simulations (Abstract)

H. Sellami , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
S. Yalamanchili , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 599
Session 15: Tracing and Performance Tools: Chair: Andrew Chien. University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Capturing and automating performance diagnosis: the Poirot approach (Abstract)

P.D. Malony , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Oregon Univ., Eugene, OR, USA
S.P. Fickas , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Oregon Univ., Eugene, OR, USA
B.R. Helm , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Oregon Univ., Eugene, OR, USA
pp. 606

Monitoring and controlling remote parallel computations using Schooner (Abstract)

R.D. Schlichting , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
Zhanliang Chen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
pp. 614

Automated instrumentation and monitoring of data movement in parallel programs (Abstract)

J. Yan , Recom Technol, NASA Ames Res. Center, Moffett Field, CA, USA
M. Schmidt , Recom Technol, NASA Ames Res. Center, Moffett Field, CA, USA
S.R. Sarukkai , Recom Technol, NASA Ames Res. Center, Moffett Field, CA, USA
pp. 621

Performance prediction for portable parallel execution on MIMD architectures (Abstract)

B. Ramkumar , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Iowa Univ., Iowa City, IA, USA
G. Chillariga , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Iowa Univ., Iowa City, IA, USA
pp. 630

Symbolic performance prediction of scalable parallel programs (Abstract)

M.J. Clement , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Brigham Young Univ., Provo, UT, USA
M.J. Quinn , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Brigham Young Univ., Provo, UT, USA
pp. 635

A visualization-based environment for top-down debugging of parallel programs (Abstract)

B.H.C. Cheng , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
J.L. Sharnowski , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
pp. 640
Session 16: Global Operations and Clocks: Chair: James Goodman, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Global reduction in wormhole k-ary n-cube networks with multidestination exchange worms (Abstract)

D.K. Panda , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH, USA
pp. 652

Broadcasting on the star and pancake interconnection networks (Abstract)

K. Qui , Jodrey Sch. of Comput. Sci., Acadia Univ., Wolfville, NS, Canada
pp. 660

Time synchronization on SP1 and SP2 parallel systems (Abstract)

B. Abali , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
C.B. Stunkel , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 666

Hardware for fast global operations on multicomputers (Abstract)

D.V. Hall , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Portland State Univ., OR, USA
M.A. Driscoll , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Portland State Univ., OR, USA
pp. 673

Timestamp consistency and trace-driven analysis for distributed parallel systems (Abstract)

Yew-Huey Liu , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
C.E. Wu , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Yarsun Hsu , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 680
Session 17: Visualization and Image Processing: Chair: Charles Weems. University of Massachusetts

Parallel implementation of ray-tracing algorithm on the Intel Delta parallel computer (Abstract)

J.B. Nicholas , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA, USA
C.S. Raghavendra , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA, USA
Tong-Yee Lee , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA, USA
pp. 688

Parallel volume rendering (Abstract)

R. Westermann , Sci. Visualiztion Group, German Nat. Res. Center for Comput. Sci., St. Augustin, Germany
pp. 693

Parallel implementation of volume rendering on Denali graphics systems (Abstract)

Sheng-Yih Guan , Silicon Graphics Inc., USA
R. Lipes , Silicon Graphics Inc., USA
A. Bleiweiss , Silicon Graphics Inc., USA
pp. 700

An optimal parallel algorithm for volume ray casting (Abstract)

V. Goel , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
A. Mukherjee , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
pp. 707

Parallel motion computing on the MasPar MP-2 machine (Abstract)

A. Branca , Istituto Elaborazione Segnali ed Immagini, CNR, Bari, Italy
A. Distante , Istituto Elaborazione Segnali ed Immagini, CNR, Bari, Italy
H.R.P. Ellingworth , Istituto Elaborazione Segnali ed Immagini, CNR, Bari, Italy
pp. 712

Scalable parallel list ranking of image edges on fine-grained machines (Abstract)

J.N. Patel , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
A.A. Khokhar , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
L.H. Jamieson , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
pp. 717
Session 18: Parallel Programming: Chair: Joel Saltz. University of Maryland

Integrating task and data parallelism with the group communication archetype (Abstract)

B.L. Massingill , California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
D.I. Meiron , California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
K.M. Chandy , California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
R. Manohar , California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA
pp. 724

Divide-and-conquer programming on MIMD computers (Abstract)

S. Kumaran , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR, USA
M.J. Quinn , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR, USA
pp. 734

New data-parallel language features for sparse matrix computations (Abstract)

H.P. Zima , Dept. of Comput. Archit., Malaga Univ., Spain
B.M. Chapman , Dept. of Comput. Archit., Malaga Univ., Spain
M. Ujaldon , Dept. of Comput. Archit., Malaga Univ., Spain
E.L. Zapata , Dept. of Comput. Archit., Malaga Univ., Spain
pp. 742

Visualizing the execution of High Performance Fortran (HPF) programs (Abstract)

D. Kimelman , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
P. Mittal , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
D. Zernik , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
P.F. Sweeney , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
E. Schonberg , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Ko-Yang Wang , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 750

Parallelization of a wave propagation application using a data parallel compiler (Abstract)

M. Le Fur , Campus de Beaulieu, IRISA, Rennes, France
J.-L. Pazat , Campus de Beaulieu, IRISA, Rennes, France
F. Andre , Campus de Beaulieu, IRISA, Rennes, France
Y. Maheo , Campus de Beaulieu, IRISA, Rennes, France
pp. 760

On deriving data parallel code from a functional program (Abstract)

D. Wilde , - Quinton, P.; Rajopadhye, S.; Wilde, D. Dept. of Comput. Sci., Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR, USA
S. Rajopadhye , - Quinton, P.; Rajopadhye, S.; Wilde, D. Dept. of Comput. Sci., Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR, USA
P. Quinton , - Quinton, P.; Rajopadhye, S.; Wilde, D. Dept. of Comput. Sci., Oregon State Univ., Corvallis, OR, USA
pp. 766
Session 19: Special Purpose Architectures: Chair: N. Ranganathan, University of South Florida

SYNAPSE-1: a high-speed general purpose parallel neurocomputer system (Abstract)

N. Bruls , Siemens AG, Munich, Germany
E. Sicheneder , Siemens AG, Munich, Germany
A. Wurz , Siemens AG, Munich, Germany
J. Glass , Siemens AG, Munich, Germany
M. Wesseling , Siemens AG, Munich, Germany
W. Raab , Siemens AG, Munich, Germany
J.A.U. Hachmann , Siemens AG, Munich, Germany
U. Ramacher , Siemens AG, Munich, Germany
R. Manner , Siemens AG, Munich, Germany
J. Beichter , Siemens AG, Munich, Germany
pp. 774

NERV: a parallel processor for standard genetic algorithms (Abstract)

R. Hauser , Lehrstuhl fur Inf. V, Mannheim Univ., Germany
M. Makhaniok , Lehrstuhl fur Inf. V, Mannheim Univ., Germany
R. Manner , Lehrstuhl fur Inf. V, Mannheim Univ., Germany
pp. 782

Performance measurements of a concurrent production system architecture without global synchronization (Abstract)

J. Ghosh , Dept. de Engenharia Eletrica, Pontificia Univ. Catolica RGS, Porto Catolice, Chile
J.N. Amaral , Dept. de Engenharia Eletrica, Pontificia Univ. Catolica RGS, Porto Catolice, Chile
pp. 790

Parallel processing algorithms and architecture for multimedia on-demand servers (Abstract)

M. Wagh , Motorola Inc., Austin, TX, USA
R. Neogi , Motorola Inc., Austin, TX, USA
pp. 798

Evaluating Bayes nets with concurrent process networks (Abstract)

E. Tick , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Oregon Univ., Eugene, OR, USA
B. D'Ambrosio , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Oregon Univ., Eugene, OR, USA
pp. 805
Session 20: Run-Time Support for Irregular Parallelism: Chair: Leah Jamieson, Purdue University

Index translation schemes for adaptive computations on distributed memory multicomputers (Abstract)

B. Moon , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
J. Saltz , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
M. Uysal , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 812

Exploiting spatial regularity in irregular iterative applications (Abstract)

A. Lain , Center for Reliable & High Performance Comput., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
P. Banerjee , Center for Reliable & High Performance Comput., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 820

Data parallel programming in an adaptive environment (Abstract)

J. Saltz , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
G. Edjlali , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
G. Agrawal , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
A. Sussman , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 827

Run-time support for asynchronous parallel computations (Abstract)

J.A.S. Avalos , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., California Univ., San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
M.O. Fernandez , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., California Univ., San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
R.A. Alvez , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., California Univ., San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
J.L.C. Sanz , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., California Univ., San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
G.A. Alvarez , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., California Univ., San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
S. Rodriguez , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., California Univ., San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
pp. 833

An adaptive synchronization method for unpredictable communication patterns in dataparallel programs (Abstract)

R. Bagrodia , Dept. of Comput. Sci., California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
S. Prakash , Dept. of Comput. Sci., California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 838
Panel 2: Different Approaches to Parallel Computing Education

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