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IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (1988)
Scottsdale, AZ, USA USA
Mar. 16, 1998 to Mar. 18, 1998
ISBN: 0-8186-0830-7
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Design of an efficient unification processor (PDF)

P. Biswas , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Southern Methodist Univ., Dallas, TX, USA
D.Y.Y. Yun , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Southern Methodist Univ., Dallas, TX, USA
Y.R. Xu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Southern Methodist Univ., Dallas, TX, USA
pp. 4-13

An O(log n) VLSI implementation of a parallel sorting algorithm (PDF)

S. Dey , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Southern Illinois Univ., Carbondale, IL, USA
P.K. Srimani , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Southern Illinois Univ., Carbondale, IL, USA
pp. 14-18

A neuromorphic approach to adaptive digital circuitry (PDF)

M.R. Walker , Center for Solid State Electron. Res., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
L.A. Akers , Center for Solid State Electron. Res., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
pp. 19-23

Multicast in hypercube multiprocessors (PDF)

Y. Lan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
A.-H. Esfahanian , 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. 26-30

Partitioning techniques for large-grained parallelism (PDF)

R. Agrawal , AT&T Bell Labs., Murray Hill, NJ, USA
H.V. Jagadish , AT&T Bell Labs., Murray Hill, NJ, USA
pp. 31-38

Synthesis of heterogeneous systolic arrays (PDF)

C. Mongenet , CRIN, Vandoeuvre-les-Nanacy, France
G.-R. Perrin , CRIN, Vandoeuvre-les-Nanacy, France
pp. 39-44

Simulating communication I/O bottleneck in the partition of VLSI array processors (PDF)

Y.-Y.J. Leung , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, USA
pp. 45-49

VLSI designs for redundant binary-coded decimal addition (PDF)

B. Shirazi , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Southern Methodist Univ., Dallas, TX, USA
D.Y.Y. Yun , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Southern Methodist Univ., Dallas, TX, USA
C.N. Zhang , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Southern Methodist Univ., Dallas, TX, USA
pp. 52-56

Fault tolerance design of VLSI two dimension systolic processor array (PDF)

G.-N. Liao , Microelectron. Center, Nanjing Inst. of Technol., China
Q.-Y. Tong , Microelectron. Center, Nanjing Inst. of Technol., China
W.-H. Liu , Microelectron. Center, Nanjing Inst. of Technol., China
pp. 57-61

A reconfigurable multiple-SIMD/MIMD/TMR system for multi-phase space-based missions (PDF)

S. Thanawastien , Center for Adv. Comput. Studies, Southwestern Louisiana Univ., Lafayette, LA, USA
J.-C. Lo , Center for Adv. Comput. Studies, Southwestern Louisiana Univ., Lafayette, LA, USA
pp. 62-68

Fault diagnosis and reconfiguration for reliable VLSI arrays (PDF)

S.P. Popli , Center for Adv. Comput. Studies, Southwestern Louisiana Univ., Lafayette, LA, USA
M.A. Bayoumi , Center for Adv. Comput. Studies, Southwestern Louisiana Univ., Lafayette, LA, USA
pp. 69-73

The grid bus architecture for MIMD (PDF)

C. Duey , Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO, USA
A.R. Rostampour , Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO, USA
pp. 76-80

AMPSS: automated multiprocessor synthesis system (PDF)

V.K. Raj , Dept. of Comput. Sci. Eng., Texas Univ., Arlington, TX, USA
T.-C. Lin , Dept. of Comput. Sci. Eng., Texas Univ., Arlington, TX, USA
pp. 81-85

Dynamic file management techniques (PDF)

M.B. Deshpande , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Saskatchewan Univ., Saskatoon, Sask., Canada
R.B. Bunt , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Saskatchewan Univ., Saskatoon, Sask., Canada
pp. 86-92

An evaluation of memory management schemes for a multimemory-multiprocessor system (PDF)

C.-R. Chou , Inst. of Comput. Eng., Nat. Chiao-Tung Univ., Hsin-chu, Taiwan
M.-Y. Fang , Inst. of Comput. Eng., Nat. Chiao-Tung Univ., Hsin-chu, Taiwan
pp. 94-98

Violation detection and recovery of distributed programs' safety properties (PDF)

P.-N. Lee , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Houston Univ., TX, USA
pp. 99-105

Central clocked event-triggered local modulo-N-counting for bus arbitration (PDF)

R. Weber , Tech. Univ. of Hamburg-Harburg, West Germany
pp. 106-110

Maximum likelihood decoding applied to run length limited codes (PDF)

B. Kamali , Div. of Eng., Texas Univ., San Antonio, TX, USA
pp. 112-117

An analytic model and optimal clustering for multiple-bus multiprocessor systems (PDF)

W.-J. Shieh , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH, USA
J.M. Jagadeesh , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH, USA
pp. 119-125

Introduction of a new data type to a high-level language to improve accuracy of computation (PDF)

A.S. Boujarwah , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Miami Univ., Coral Gables, FL, USA
M.A. Tapia , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Miami Univ., Coral Gables, FL, USA
pp. 126-130

Modeling and simulation of 1553 bus for upset tolerance experiments (PDF)

N.H. Modi , Bradley Dept. of Electr. Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
J.R. Armstrong , Bradley Dept. of Electr. Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
J.G. Tront , Bradley Dept. of Electr. Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
M.Z. Khan , Bradley Dept. of Electr. Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
pp. 131-135

Asynchronous DS-CDMA system for VSAT satellite communication networks (PDF)

Y.K. Kim , GTE Spacenet Corp., McLean, VA, USA
pp. 140-144

Slotted Aloha performance in a Rician fading environment (PDF)

W.F. Lo , Novatel Commun. Ltd., Calgary, Alta., Canada
P.L. Camwell , Novatel Commun. Ltd., Calgary, Alta., Canada
pp. 152-156

Application of AI techniques to adaptive routing in wide-area networks (PDF)

R. Ashany , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
D. Ferrari , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
J. Pasquale , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
pp. 157-160

Simulation performance study of Aloha network (PDF)

A.J.A. Abdul-Reda , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Bahrain Univ., Isa Town, Bahrain
pp. 161-165

On the implementation of an optical token-ring LAN (PDF)

S. Casale , Istituto di Informatica e Telecomunicazioni, Catania Univ., Italy
V. Catania , Istituto di Informatica e Telecomunicazioni, Catania Univ., Italy
L. Vita , Istituto di Informatica e Telecomunicazioni, Catania Univ., Italy
pp. 166-172

Symbol rate detectability of filtered OQPSK by a delay and multiply receiver (PDF)

D.E. Reed , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Colorado Univ., Colorado Springs, CO, USA
M.A. Wickert , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Colorado Univ., Colorado Springs, CO, USA
pp. 174-178

Symbol-rate detection by a power-series-nonlinear envelope detector receiver (PDF)

D.E. Reed , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Colorado Univ., Colorado Springs, CO, USA
M.A. Wickert , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Colorado Univ., Colorado Springs, CO, USA
pp. 179-183

Technical panel-application of AI and expert systems to the design of very large distributed systems (PDF)

R. Ashany , Div. of Comput. Sci., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
D. Ferrari , Div. of Comput. Sci., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
pp. 194-200

Petri FYI-an intelligent user-extensible system specification tool (PDF)

P.C. Jorgensen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
J.W. Mills , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
pp. 208-212

A distributed operating system for a workstation environment (PDF)

J.H. Carson , Software Productivity Consortium, Reston, VA, USA
pp. 213-217

Kernel mechanisms for distributed real-time programs (PDF)

N. Natarajan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA, USA
J. Tang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA, USA
pp. 218-222

An empirical investigation of the effect of education and tools on software reusability (PDF)

P.F. Smart , Brigham Young Univ., Provo, UT, USA
S.N. Woodfield , Brigham Young Univ., Provo, UT, USA
D.W. Embley , Brigham Young Univ., Provo, UT, USA
pp. 224-228

A case study: TCP/IP/CMOS kernel conversion to the iRMX operating system (PDF)

R. Martinez , Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
J.J.C. Su , Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
pp. 229-233

An interface providing portability for operating system kernels: the BIGSAM ideal machine (PDF)

B.R. Millard , Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
D.S. Miller , Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
pp. 234-239

Integration of software development information (PDF)

R.N. Smith , Motorola Radar Syst. Div., Phoenix, AZ, USA
pp. 240-244

The specification of concurrency: an object-based approach (PDF)

A. Corradi , Dipartimento di Electtronica, Bologna Univ., Italy
L. Leonardi , Dipartimento di Electtronica, Bologna Univ., Italy
pp. 246-250

Language constructs for persistent object based programming (PDF)

A.S.M. Sajeev , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Monash Univ., Vic., Australia
pp. 251-255

Objects and data structures in the FP paradigm (PDF)

K.M. George , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Oklahoma State Univ., Stillwater, OK, USA
pp. 256-260

A linguistic model for computer graphics (PDF)

A. Tokuta , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., South Florida Univ., Tampa, FL, USA
pp. 262-268

GETS: a graphical environment for task specification (PDF)

J.D. Arthur , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Virginia Tech., Blacksburg, VA, USA
pp. 269-273

The control structure diagram (PDF)

J.H. Cross , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Auburn Univ., AL, USA
pp. 274-278

Change management for very large software systems (PDF)

Y.S. Maarek , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Technion Israel Inst. of Technol., Haifa, Israel
pp. 280-285

A flow analysis technique for parallel computations (PDF)

R. Ammar , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Connecticut Univ., Storrs, CT, USA
B. Qin , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Connecticut Univ., Storrs, CT, USA
pp. 286-290

A rule-based software engineering tool for code analysis (PDF)

G. Hill , IBM Corp., Tucson, AZ, USA
pp. 291-295

Verification of switching program by object oriented simulator (PDF)

J. Yamazaki , Fujitsu Labs. Ltd., Kawasaki, Japan
Y. Fujii , Fujitsu Labs. Ltd., Kawasaki, Japan
M. Kakemizu , Fujitsu Labs. Ltd., Kawasaki, Japan
Y. Iwami , Fujitsu Labs. Ltd., Kawasaki, Japan
pp. 296-300

Rendezvous type protocols without acknowledged packets (PDF)

A.K. Somani , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Washington Univ., Seattle, WA, USA
pp. 308-312

A distributed broadcast algorithm for binary De Bruijn networks (PDF)

A.-H. Esfahanian , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
G. Zimmerman , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
pp. 318-322

Timed Petri net models of queueing systems (PDF)

W.M. Zubereck , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Memorial Univ. of Newfoundland, St. John's, Nfld., Canada
pp. 324-329

An adaptive algorithm to ensure differential service in a token ring network (PDF)

M. Choi , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Massachusetts Univ., Amherst, MA, USA
C.M. Krishna , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Massachusetts Univ., Amherst, MA, USA
pp. 330-334

Modelling of expressed system behavior towards characterization of the conformance testing problem (PDF)

D. Turner , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Ottawa Univ., Ont., Canada
H. Ural , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Ottawa Univ., Ont., Canada
pp. 340-346

Distributed election in computer networks (PDF)

C.-T. King , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
pp. 348-352

Link allocation in point-to-point multicomputer networks (PDF)

S.F. Midkiff , Bradley Dept. of Electr. Eng., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Blacksburg, VA, USA
pp. 353-356

Extending the computational bandwidth of engineering workstations (PDF)

G.C. Shoja , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Victoria Univ., BC, Canada
W. Taylor , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Victoria Univ., BC, Canada
pp. 357-362

Effective algorithms for partitioning distributed programs (PDF)

J.G. Donnett , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Queen's Univ., Kingston, Ont., Canada
M. Starkey , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Queen's Univ., Kingston, Ont., Canada
D.B. Skillicorn , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Queen's Univ., Kingston, Ont., Canada
pp. 363-368

A modular design for providing ISDN switching hardware in the GTD-5 EAX (PDF)

S.A. Wright , GTE Commun. Syst., Phoenix, AZ, USA
A.L. Walsh , GTE Commun. Syst., Phoenix, AZ, USA
D. Bruce , GTE Commun. Syst., Phoenix, AZ, USA
M. Gilbert , GTE Commun. Syst., Phoenix, AZ, USA
J. Young , GTE Commun. Syst., Phoenix, AZ, USA
G. Wiren , GTE Commun. Syst., Phoenix, AZ, USA
M. Cordani , GTE Commun. Syst., Phoenix, AZ, USA
pp. 370-373

Real-time desktop conference system based on integrated group communication protocols (PDF)

S. Sakata , NEC Corp., Kanagawa, Japan
T. Ueda , NEC Corp., Kanagawa, Japan
pp. 379-384

A new double-loop computer network: its simulated performance (PDF)

S. Angelopoulos , Appl. Electron. Lab., Patras Univ., Greece
G. Papadopoulos , Appl. Electron. Lab., Patras Univ., Greece
S. Koubias , Appl. Electron. Lab., Patras Univ., Greece
pp. 386-390

An unbounded protocol for point to multipoint communication (PDF)

S. Ramakrishnan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
pp. 391-396

A testing methodology to assess conformance for OSI application protocol entities (PDF)

J. Kikuts , Inst. of Electron. & Comput. Sci., Acad. of Sci., Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR
pp. 397-403

A laboratory for testing DoD protocol implementations: its architecture and methodologies (PDF)

D.M. Gordon , Unisys Defense Syst., McLean, VA, USA
R.E. Creps , Unisys Defense Syst., McLean, VA, USA
pp. 404-418

Managing open networks (PDF)

P.J. Brusil , MITRE Corp., Bedford, MA, USA
pp. 410-412

NBS network management requirements study (PDF)

C.M. Chernick , NBS, Gaithersburg, MD, USA
pp. 413-414

Construction of a prototype of an intelligent operating system consultant (PDF)

A. Bykat , Center of Excellence for Comput. Applications, Tennessee Univ., Chattanooga, TN, USA
pp. 424-428

A quantitative model-based expert system for LAN development (PDF)

M.E. Ulug , General Electric Co., Schenectady, NY, USA
pp. 429-433

Diplomat, an agent in a multi agent environment: An overview (PDF)

S. Kraus , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hebrew Univ., Jerusalem, Israel
D. Lehmann , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hebrew Univ., Jerusalem, Israel
pp. 434-438

WUP: A parser based on word usage (PDF)

F. Gomez , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Central Florida Univ., Orlando, FL, USA
pp. 445-449

Logic-based work and utterance discovery from mixed-detail phonetic lattices (PDF)

M. Dickey , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ, USA
pp. 450-454

An AI-based network management system (PDF)

M.J. Ross , GTE Gov. Syst. Corp., Needham Heights, MA, USA
A.A. Covo , GTE Gov. Syst. Corp., Needham Heights, MA, USA
C.D. Hart , GTE Gov. Syst. Corp., Needham Heights, MA, USA
pp. 458-461

Expert system tool for broadband cable plant design (PDF)

R. Martinez , Comput. Eng. Res. Lab., Arizona Univ., Tuscon, AZ, USA
L.-S. Chen , Comput. Eng. Res. Lab., Arizona Univ., Tuscon, AZ, USA
pp. 464-468

A hybrid differential encoder and non-linear filter (DEN filter) (PDF)

T. Gioutsos , Environ. Res. Inst. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
M. Whalen , Environ. Res. Inst. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
pp. 470-473

Shape recognition using simple measures of projections (PDF)

A.R. Rostampour , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO, USA
pp. 474-479

Use of temporal variance for moving object extraction (PDF)

A.R. Rostampour , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO, USA
pp. 480-484

A relaxational approach to the Hough transform (PDF)

M.H. Kim , Dept. of Comput. Eng., Seoul Nat. Univ., South Korea
H.Y. Hwang , Dept. of Comput. Eng., Seoul Nat. Univ., South Korea
pp. 485-489

Execution error recovery for planning systems (PDF)

K.H. Chang , Comput. Sci. & Eng., Auburn Univ., AL, USA
M. Edhala , Comput. Sci. & Eng., Auburn Univ., AL, USA
pp. 492-496

The role of knowledge in logic-based rational interactions (PDF)

J.S. Rosenchein , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hebrew Univ., Jerusalem, Israel
pp. 497-504

Implementation of the selectron on transputers (PDF)

F. Moyson , Artificial Intelligence Lab., Vrije Univ. Brussel, Belgium
pp. 505-509

Multi-frequency tone generator chip (PDF)

A.S. Badawi , Commun. Satellite Planning Center, Stanford Univ., CA, USA
B.B. Lusignan , Commun. Satellite Planning Center, Stanford Univ., CA, USA
pp. 511-515
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