Linear programming methods for fine grain parallel computers.
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Published by Brunel University in Uxbridge .
Written in English

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ContributionsBrunel University. Department of Mathematics and Statistics.
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Pagination153p. :
Number of Pages153
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Open LibraryOL20681495M

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