• Optical Waveguides in General Purpose Parallel Computers 

      Davis, Martin H., Jr. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 1993)
      This thesis examines how optics can be used in general purpose parallel computing systems. Two basic assumptions are made. First, optical waveguide communications technology will continue to mature and become more ...
    • Scalable Implementation of Synchronization Primitives on Broadcast Rings 

      Davis, Martin H., Jr.; Ramachandran, Umakishore (Georgia Institute of Technology, 1993)
      Synchronization is an important aspect of parallel program design. By definition synchronization is an aspect of a program where multiple processors participate. Thus it is important to design and implement hardware ...