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September 11 – 15 , 1995, Dagstuhl Seminar 9537

Parallel and Distributed Algorithms

Organizer

C. Dwork, E.W. Mayr, F. Meyer a.d. Heide

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Documents

Dagstuhl-Seminar-Report 125

Summary

The Dagstuhl Seminar on Parallel and Distributed Algorithms was organized by Cynthia Dwork (IBM Almaden Research Center, San Jos´e), Friedhelm Meyer auf der Heide (Universit¨at Paderborn), and Ernst W. Mayr (Technische Universit¨at M¨unchen). It brought together 24 participants from 6 countries, 7 of them came from overseas.

The 22 talks presented cover a wide range of topics including parallel sorting algorithms, shared memory simulations, parallel data structures, scheduling algorithms, operating systems, analysis of computer architectures, and aspects of distributed computing like consistency, fault tolerance, and approximate agreement in distributed systems. The abstracts of all talks are documented in the Dagstuhl-Seminar-Report.

The outstanding environment and organization of Schloß Dagstuhl greatly contributed to the success of the seminar.

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