Jun nakano, techniques to address unreliability and variability of computing systems (phd thesis), university of illinois at urbana-champaign (2006) takeshi tokuyama and jun nakano, geometric algorithms for the minimum cost assignment problem, random structures and algorithms, vol 6, no 4 (1995. Leading wallbridge mining company limited (tsx:wm) since 2012, marz kord-gharachorloo took the company to a valuation of cad$2472m and pocketed $325,142 over the past year.
Abstract we present a case study of the use of formal verification methods in a computer system design project the smv model checker was integrated into the project design flow, and used to verify a specification of a cache coherency protocol for a directory based, distributed shared memory, machine. Commercial applications such as databases and web servers constitute the most important market segment for high-performance servers among these applications, online transaction p. The weakest reasonable memory model by publicly paper and electronic copies of this thesis document in whole or in and release consistency by gharachorloo et al. Manoochehri, shayan (2017) efficient transactional-memory-based implementation of morph algorithms on gpu masters thesis, concordia university.
I certify that i have read this thesis and that in my opinion it is fully adequate, in scope and in quality, as a dissertation for the degree of doctor of philosophy. 0 teamwork each paper review and presentation will be done by a team of two students please choose a review topic from the following list of reading assignments, and work with your partner on the assigned paper review and in-class presentation. This paper was inspired by kourosh gharachorloo's thesis the problem he addressed was how to execute a multiprocess program on a computer whose memory did not provide sequential consistency (see ), but instead required explicit synchronization operations (such as alpha's memory barrier. The performance and scalability of distributed shared memory cache coherence protocols a dissertation submitted to the department of electrical engineering.
Several friends offered relief when i was too deeply buried in the thesis kourosh gharachorloo, ravi soundararajan, ben verghese, scott devine, and mendel rosenblum. The garbage collection bibliography richard jones computing laboratory university of kent at canterbury july 26, 2018 this bibliography may be freely used for non-commercial purposes. John leroy hennessy (born september 22, 1952) is an american computer scientist, academician, businessman and chairman of alphabet inc hennessy is one of the founders of mips computer systems inc as well as atheros and served as the tenth president of stanford university. A shared memory poetics soutenue par jade alglave le 26 novembre 2010 jury pr´esident ahmed bouajjani rapporteurs g´erard boudol k gharachorloo's thesis [gha95.
The thesis explores the various conﬁgurations of the cache in- terconnection network and the beneﬁt of the cache-to-cache cache line data transfer with its impact on main memory access. Gharachorloo, n, (2015), relationship between perceived strategic value of e-banking adoption in iranian banks master's thesis, tarbiat modarres university, university of engineering and technology, tehran. Msc - thesis: diastolic dysfunction, clinical correlates, and association with clinical outcomes masters of clinical and translational science 2012 fellow - interventional cardiology university of wisconsin hospital and clinics, madison. With the use of state and memory reduction techniques in verification by explicit state enumeration, runtime becomes a major limiting factor we describe a parallel version of the explicit state enumeration verifier murϕ for distributed memory multiprocessors and networks of workstations using the. General-purpose architectures for media processing and database applications parthasarathy ranganathan h d h d thesis: doctor of philosophy electrical and computer engineering rice university, houston, texas (august 2000.
This thesis presents the design, implementation and evaluation of jade, a new programming language for parallel computations that exploit task-level concurrency jade is structured as a set of constructs that programmers use to specify how a program. Thesis contributions (i) programmer-centric view of problem [isca90, tpds93] model = contract system gives sequential consistency if programmer gives information. 14 [henn90] johnl hennessy and davida patterson computer architecture a quantitative approach morgan kaufmann publishers, inc, 1990 [howa88] johnh. As a principle thesis advisor, i guess that mark is obligated to listen to the crazy ideas of his students, but he always listened to the craziest of my ideas with genuine interest and unfaltering patience.
In this thesis a distributed computing system is defined as follows: a distributed computing system consists of multiple autonomous machines that do not share primary memory, but cooperate by sending messages over a communication network. 18 internat conf on parallel and distributed information systems, pages 198-207, december 1991 [leno90]dlenoski, jlaudon, kgharachorloo, agupta, and. Kourosh gharachorloo, anoop gupta, and john hennessy performance evaluation of memory consistency models for shared-memory multiprocessors in fourth international conference on architectural support for programming languages and operating systems , pages 245-257, april 1991 21. Mendel rosenblum is part of stanford profiles, official site for faculty, postdocs, students and staff information (expertise, bio, research, publications, and more.