Basically, I using an algorithm called 'miranda' to look at miRNA targets and it only runs on a single thread. It compares everything in one file against everything in another file, produces a file as ...
At 15:30 in this talk (p13 of this presentation here) Rich Hickey mentions the formalisms available for reasoning about Communicating Sequential Processes. He then goes on to mention that these ...
An OS contains 10 identical processes that were initiated at the same time.Each process contains 15 identical requests. Each request consume 20 msec of CPU time.A request is followed by an I/O ...
What are the reasons for decreasing the number of threads in a parallel implementation ? Assume that we have two implementations, the first one with 4 threads, and a second one with 8 threads, and ...
Given a program consisting of variables and instructions which modify these variables, and a synchronization primitive (a monitor, mutex, java's synchronized or C#'s lock), is it possible to prove ...
What would be the process state in a multi threaded process, in which threads are in different states (running, waiting, blocked etc)
I was reading Linux Kernel Development by Robert Love, where I came across this Linux takes an interesting approach to thread support: It does not differentiate between threads and normal ...