Parallel Processing in Control -- the transputer and other architectures. P. J. Fleming, / IEEE, Peter Fleming.

Parallel Processing in Control -- the transputer and other architectures.

Peter Peregrinus Ltd on behalf of the Institution of Electrical Engineers; London 1988; 243 pages; Index, references, diagrams.

Condition: Good+ black hardcover in Very Good glossy pictorial dustjacket; ex-college library stamps along textblock fore-edges, small scuffs on front boards; light shelfwear; binding is sound, pages are clean. Control Engineering Series.

Keywords: parallel processing, transputer, computer architectures, computers in the 1980s, computer architecture in the 1980s, parallel programming languages and software, INMOS transputer, VLSI architecture

Price: $10.00

Item Description

Includes Sections on -- Parallel-processing Computer Architecture; Parallel-programming Languages and Software Architectures; OCCAM and the Transputer - Occam model of parallelism; occam structures in control; programming in occam; The Transputer Implementation of Occam;

TRANSPUTER APPLICATIONS - control applications of transputers; software fault tolerance in real-time systems; PWM invertor control using the INMOS transputer; the use of Transputer parallelism for the GMDH Identification algorithm

ALTERNATIVE ARCHITECTURES - the evolution of a parallel processing computer for flight control -- early experimental multi-processor system, AMPS 1 and 2 an F.C.S. with go-faster stripes, a fully digital system etc; Occam simulation of a systolic architecture for parallel Kalman filtering; PACE, a VLSI architecture.