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Performance measurements of scheduling strategies and parallel algorithms for a multiprocessor quick sort

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3 Author(s)
Chen, J. ; UMIST, Department of Electrical Engineering, Manchester, UK ; Dagless, E.L. ; Guo, Y.

A variety of parallel algorithms running under a contention scheduler and a master/slave scheduler and implemented on the CYBA-M multiprocessor are described and a new predistributed quick sort is reported. Results show speed up factors of 7.88 for 13 processors, and processor utilisations greater than 75% for 10 or more processors are predicted when sorting large lists with long keys.

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Computers and Digital Techniques, IEE Proceedings E  (Volume:131 ,  Issue: 2 )

Date of Publication:

March 1984

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