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Proceedings of the Twenty-Fourth Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (1991)
Kauai, HI, USA
Jan. 8, 1991 to Jan. 11, 1991
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Static process allocation using information about program behaviour (PDF)

L. Lundberg , Dept. of Comput. Eng., Lund Univ., Sweden
pp. 1-9

Accurate communication cost estimation in static task scheduling (PDF)

Mingfang Wang , Dept. of Math. & Comput. Sci., Univ. of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR, USA
pp. 10-16

Task coalescence and performance evaluation for parallel software structures on distributed, real-time systems (PDF)

H.A. Scholl , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Connecticut Univ., Storrs, CT, USA
Y. Qian , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Connecticut Univ., Storrs, CT, USA
R.A. Ammar , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Connecticut Univ., Storrs, CT, USA
pp. 17-26

Parallel template matching on a restricted addressing mode (PDF)

S. Fujita , Fac. of Eng., Hiroshima Univ., Japan
M. Yamashita , Fac. of Eng., Hiroshima Univ., Japan
T. Ae , Fac. of Eng., Hiroshima Univ., Japan
pp. 27-35

GLU: a system for scalable and resilient large-grain parallel processing (PDF)

R. Jagannathan , Comput. Sci. Lab., SRI Int., Menlo Park, CA, USA
A. Faustini , Comput. Sci. Lab., SRI Int., Menlo Park, CA, USA
pp. 36-48

Process control structures for multiprocessors (PDF)

Z. Aral , Encore Comput. Corp., Malborough, MA, USA
I. Gertner , Encore Comput. Corp., Malborough, MA, USA
A. Langerman , Encore Comput. Corp., Malborough, MA, USA
D. Mitchell , Encore Comput. Corp., Malborough, MA, USA
pp. 49-58

A distributed object-oriented environment for EMS application development (PDF)

M.O. Pendergast , Decision & Inf. Sci. Dept., Florida Univ., Gainesville, FL, USA
pp. 59-66

Optimal cost effective design of a class of noncoherent systems (PDF)

H. Pham , EG&G Idaho Nat. Eng. Lab., Idaho Falls, ID, USA
pp. 67-74

Designing systems for highly parallel and distributed computing (PDF)

N. Vidovic , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
pp. 75-84

Performance evaluations of a parallel, scalable and expandable database computer (PDF)

J.E. Hall , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Naval Postgraduate Sch., Monterey, CA, USA
D.K. Hsiao , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Naval Postgraduate Sch., Monterey, CA, USA
pp. 85-97

Using a unifying mediator in an environment of distributed heterogeneous databases (PDF)

L. Marinos , German Res. Center for Comput. Sci., Inst. fur Systemtech., St. Augustin, Germany
pp. 98-109

Flexible register window structure for multi-tasking (PDF)

G. Jung , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
D.G. Meyer , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
pp. 110-116

An adaptive token release mechanism for high performance ring networks (PDF)

K.M. Khalil , Bell Commun. Res., Piscataway, NJ, USA
pp. 124-133

A Prolog coprocessor for superconductors (PDF)

Yaohan Chu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 134-141

Logical connectivity: applications, requirements, architecture, and research agenda (PDF)

S.E. Madnick , Sloan Sch. of Manage., MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA
Y.R. Wang , Sloan Sch. of Manage., MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA
pp. 142-153

Control system architecture for integrated information technology facilities (PDF)

E.E. Roberts , Dept. of Manage. Inf. Syst., Coll. of Bus. & Public Admin., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
D.A. Chappell , Dept. of Manage. Inf. Syst., Coll. of Bus. & Public Admin., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
J.F. Nunamaker , Dept. of Manage. Inf. Syst., Coll. of Bus. & Public Admin., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
pp. 154-163

Stochastic modeling and analysis of propagation delays in processing units (PDF)

S. Lakhani , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN, USA
pp. 171-180

A high performance machine paradigm based on auto-sequencing data memory (PDF)

R.W. Hartenstein , Kaiserslautern Univ., Germany
A.G. Hirschbiel , Kaiserslautern Univ., Germany
M. Riedmuller , Kaiserslautern Univ., Germany
K. Schmidt , Kaiserslautern Univ., Germany
M. Weber , Kaiserslautern Univ., Germany
pp. 192-201

The mixed serial/parallel approach to VLSI search processors (PDF)

B. Parhami , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
pp. 202-211

An associative memory with neural architecture and its VLSI implementation (PDF)

U. Ruckert , Bauelemente der Elektrotechn., Dortmund Univ., Germany
pp. 212-218

An associative processor for logic programming languages (PDF)

J. Naganuma , NTT LSI Lab., Kanagawa, Japan
T. Ogura , NTT LSI Lab., Kanagawa, Japan
pp. 229-236

The detection of geometric anomalies on fractal images with the ALIAS image processing engine (PDF)

P. Bock , Res. Inst. for Appl. Knowledge Processing (FAW), Ulm, Germany
R. Rovner , Res. Inst. for Appl. Knowledge Processing (FAW), Ulm, Germany
C.J. Kocinski , Res. Inst. for Appl. Knowledge Processing (FAW), Ulm, Germany
pp. 237-252

Supervised classification with a binary associative memory (PDF)

W. Poechmueller , Inst. for Microelectron. Syst., Tech. Univ. Darmstadt, Germany
M. Glesner , Inst. for Microelectron. Syst., Tech. Univ. Darmstadt, Germany
pp. 253-259

An associative processor array as part of a heterogeneous vision architecture (PDF)

M.R. Pout , Dept. Electr. & Electron. Eng., Bristol Univ., UK
R. Storer , Dept. Electr. & Electron. Eng., Bristol Univ., UK
A.R. Thomson , Dept. Electr. & Electron. Eng., Bristol Univ., UK
E.L. Dagless , Dept. Electr. & Electron. Eng., Bristol Univ., UK
pp. 260-268

Biocomputing (PDF)

D.L. Koruga , Molecular Machines Res. Center, Fac. of Machine Eng., Belgrade Univ., Yugoslavia
pp. 269-275

Activities of Research and Development Association for Future Electron Devices on bioelectronic devices (PDF)

S. Maeda , Res. & Dev. Assoc. for Future Electron Devices, Tokyo, Japan
T. Sakamoto , Res. & Dev. Assoc. for Future Electron Devices, Tokyo, Japan
Y. Kondo , Res. & Dev. Assoc. for Future Electron Devices, Tokyo, Japan
S. Harada , Res. & Dev. Assoc. for Future Electron Devices, Tokyo, Japan
pp. 276-282

Transient potentials transmitted by an artificial electrochemical synapse (PDF)

T. Triffet , Dept. of Mater. Sci. & Eng., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
P. Calvert , Dept. of Mater. Sci. & Eng., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
T.W. Huntoon , Dept. of Mater. Sci. & Eng., Arizona Univ., Tucson, AZ, USA
pp. 283-289

Pattern classification by an exponental response neural net (PDF)

S. Geva , Fac. of Inf. Technol., Queensland Univ. of Technol., Brisbane, Qld., Australia
J. Sitte , Fac. of Inf. Technol., Queensland Univ. of Technol., Brisbane, Qld., Australia
G. Finn , Fac. of Inf. Technol., Queensland Univ. of Technol., Brisbane, Qld., Australia
pp. 290-297

A neural architecture for unsupervised learning with shift, scale and rotation invariance, efficient software simulation heuristics, and optoelectronic implementation (PDF)

D.C. Wunsch , Boeing Co., Seattle, WA, USA
D.S. Newman , Boeing Co., Seattle, WA, USA
T.P. Caudell , Boeing Co., Seattle, WA, USA
D. Capps , Boeing Co., Seattle, WA, USA
R.A. Falk , Boeing Co., Seattle, WA, USA
pp. 298-304

Cluster-based adaptive information retrieval (PDF)

J.N. Bhuyan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Tuskegee Univ., AL, USA
pp. 307-316

Performance comparison of index partitioning schemes for distributed query processing (PDF)

J. Liebeherr , Coll. of Comput., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
I.F. Akyildiz , Coll. of Comput., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
E. Omiecinski , Coll. of Comput., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 317-323

The performance potential of fine-grain and coarse-grain parallel architectures (PDF)

D.J. Lilja , Center for Supercomput. Res. & Dev., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
P.-C. Yew , Center for Supercomput. Res. & Dev., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 324-333

Analysis of architectures for fault-tolerant computation (PDF)

R. Mraz , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
G. Palmer , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
J.K. Strosnider , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
pp. 334-343

Real realtime performance of heap management systems, using incremental copying collectors (PDF)

H. Corporal , Fac. of Electr. Eng., Delft Univ. of Technol., Delft, Netherlands
pp. 344-352

A comparison of workload models of the capacity available for sharing among privately owned workstations (PDF)

M.W. Mutka , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI, USA
pp. 353-362

Benchmark characterization (PDF)

T.M. Conte , Center for Reliable & High-Performance Comput., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
W.W. Hwu , Center for Reliable & High-Performance Comput., Illinois Univ., Urbana, IL, USA
pp. 365-372

Collecting address traces from parallel computers (PDF)

C.B. Stunkel , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 373-383

Integrated architectural application characterization tools for comparative assessment of parallel systems (PDF)

D. Pease , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Syracuse Univ., NY, USA
A. Ghafoor , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Syracuse Univ., NY, USA
pp. 384-396

Architectural vs. delivered performance of the IBM RS/6000 and the Astronautics ZS-1 (PDF)

W. Mangione-Smith , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
S.G. Abraham , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
E.S. Davidson , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
pp. 397-408

Experimental evaluation of multilevel caches for shared memory multiprocessors (PDF)

A. Choudhary , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Syracuse Univ., NY, USA
S. Krishnamoorthy , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Syracuse Univ., NY, USA
pp. 409-420

The design of a GaAs micro-supercomputer (PDF)

T.N. Mudge , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
R.B. Brown , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
W.P. Birmingham , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
J.A. Dykstra , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
A.I. Kayssi , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
R.J. Lomax , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
O.A. Olukotun , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
K.A. Sakallah , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
pp. 421-432

Overview of the PIPE processor implementation (PDF)

M.K. Farrens , Div. of Comput. Sci., California Univ., Davis, CA, USA
pp. 433-443

Hector-a hierarchically structured shared memory multiprocessor (PDF)

Z.G. Vranesic , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Toronto Univ., Ont., Canada
M. Stumm , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Toronto Univ., Ont., Canada
D.M. Lewis , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Toronto Univ., Ont., Canada
R. White , Dept. of Electr. Eng., Toronto Univ., Ont., Canada
pp. 444-453

Neural network hardware: what does the future hold? (PDF)

D.R. Collins , Texas Instruments Inc., Central Res. Labs., Dallas, TX, USA
P.A. Penz , Texas Instruments Inc., Central Res. Labs., Dallas, TX, USA
J.B. Barton , Texas Instruments Inc., Central Res. Labs., Dallas, TX, USA
M.T. Gately , Texas Instruments Inc., Central Res. Labs., Dallas, TX, USA
pp. 455-467

A combined network architecture using ART2 and back propagation for adaptive estimation of dynamical processes (PDF)

E. Sorheim , Syst. Technol. Dept., Inst. for Energy Technol., Kjeller, Norway
pp. 468-475

Fuzzy neural logic network and its learning algorithms (PDF)

Sing-Chai Chan , Dept. of Inf. Syst. & Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
Fui-Hoon Nah , Dept. of Inf. Syst. & Comput. Sci., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 476-485

Parallel, self-organizing, hierarchical neutral networks with continuous inputs and outputs (PDF)

O.K. Ersoy , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafeyette, IN, USA
S.-W. Deng , Sch. of Electr. Eng., Purdue Univ., West Lafeyette, IN, USA
pp. 486-492

Adaptive coarse coding for neural network controllers (PDF)

B.E. Rosen , Distributed Machine Intelligence Lab., California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
J.M. Goodwin , Distributed Machine Intelligence Lab., California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
J.J. Vidal , Distributed Machine Intelligence Lab., California Univ., Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 493-499

A feed-forward artificial neural network as a simulator for a chemical process (PDF)

A.B. Bulsari , Kemisk-Tekniska Fakulteten, Abo Akadem, Finland
H. Saxen , Kemisk-Tekniska Fakulteten, Abo Akadem, Finland
pp. 500-506

CONKAT: a connectionist knowledge acquisition tool (PDF)

A. Ultsch , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Dortmund Univ., Germany
G. Halmans , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Dortmund Univ., Germany
R. Mantyk , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Dortmund Univ., Germany
pp. 507-513

An approach to line labeling using Markov random fields (PDF)

T. Regier , Dept. of Molecular & Cell Biol., California Univ., Berkeley, CA, USA
pp. 514-522

Structured parallel computation (PDF)

L. Dekker , Delft Univ. of Technol., Netherlands
pp. 523-535

Compiling scientific code for complex memory hierarchies (PDF)

S. Carr , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Rice Univ., Houston, TX, USA
K. Kennedy , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Rice Univ., Houston, TX, USA
pp. 536-544

Interconnects for high bandwidth, highly parallel distributed memory supercomputers (PDF)

W.K. Giloi , GMD Res. Center for Innovative Comput. Syst. & Technol., Tech. Univ. of Berlin, Germany
S. Montenegro , GMD Res. Center for Innovative Comput. Syst. & Technol., Tech. Univ. of Berlin, Germany
pp. 545-550

Overcoming the startup time problem in distributed memory architectures (PDF)

W. Schroeder-Preikschat , GMD Res. Center for Innovative Comput. Syst. & Technol., Berlin, Germany
pp. 551-559

The DATIS-P parallel machine (PDF)

W. Paul , Inst. for Comput. Archit. & Parallelism, Saarland Univ., Saarbrucken, Germany
D. Scheerer , Inst. for Comput. Archit. & Parallelism, Saarland Univ., Saarbrucken, Germany
pp. 560-571

Pattern recognition and protein structure prediction (PDF)

B.I. Cohen , California Univ., San Francisco, CA, USA
S.R. Presnell , California Univ., San Francisco, CA, USA
M. Morris , California Univ., San Francisco, CA, USA
R. Langridge , California Univ., San Francisco, CA, USA
F.E. Cohen , California Univ., San Francisco, CA, USA
pp. 574-584

Bayesian classification of protein structural elements (PDF)

L. Hunter , Nat. Libr. of Med., Bethesda, MD, USA
D.J. States , Nat. Libr. of Med., Bethesda, MD, USA
pp. 595-604

Constraint checking for restriction site mapping (PDF)

S.T.S. Ho , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Monash Univ., Clayton, Vic., Australia
L. Allison , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Monash Univ., Clayton, Vic., Australia
C.N. Yee , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Monash Univ., Clayton, Vic., Australia
T. Dix , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Monash Univ., Clayton, Vic., Australia
pp. 605-614

Using analogy to predict functional regions on genes (PDF)

J.A. Pastor , Unisys CAIT, Paoli, PA, USA
K. Koile , Unisys CAIT, Paoli, PA, USA
G.C. Overton , Unisys CAIT, Paoli, PA, USA
pp. 615-625

Clinical molecular scanner: the MELANIE project (PDF)

D.F. Hochstrasser , Geneva Univ. Hospital, Switzerland
R.D. Appel , Geneva Univ. Hospital, Switzerland
R. Vargas , Geneva Univ. Hospital, Switzerland
R. Perrier , Geneva Univ. Hospital, Switzerland
F. Ravier , Geneva Univ. Hospital, Switzerland
M. Funk , Geneva Univ. Hospital, Switzerland
C. Pellegrini , Geneva Univ. Hospital, Switzerland
A.F. Muller , Geneva Univ. Hospital, Switzerland
J.-R. Scherrer , Geneva Univ. Hospital, Switzerland
pp. 626-635

The Macromolecular Workbench and its application to the study of collagen (PDF)

C.C. Huang , Comput. Graphics Lab., Sch. of Pharmacy, California Univ., San Francisco, CA, USA
T.E. Klein , Comput. Graphics Lab., Sch. of Pharmacy, California Univ., San Francisco, CA, USA
J.H. Morris , Comput. Graphics Lab., Sch. of Pharmacy, California Univ., San Francisco, CA, USA
T.E. Ferrin , Comput. Graphics Lab., Sch. of Pharmacy, California Univ., San Francisco, CA, USA
R. Langridge , Comput. Graphics Lab., Sch. of Pharmacy, California Univ., San Francisco, CA, USA
pp. 636-643

Analogical reasoning for 3-D prediction in proteins (PDF)

P. Pingand , CJN-Artificial Intelligence, Montpellier, France
pp. 644-652

A deductive database system PACADE for the three dimensional structure of protein (PDF)

S. Kuhara , Graduate Sch. of Genetic Resources Technol., Kyushu Univ., Fukuoka, Japan
pp. 653-659

Physically-based surface modeling using flexible wire frames (PDF)

Y.F. Wang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
pp. 661-670

A data structure for analyzing collisions of moving objects (PDF)

G. Vanecek , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Purdue Univ., West Lafeyette, IN, USA
pp. 671-680

Approximation of dense scattered data using algebraic surfaces (PDF)

D. Moore , Dept. of Comput Sci., Rice Univ., Houston, TX, USA
pp. 681-690

Robust regularized set operations on polyhedra (PDF)

B. Bruderlin , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Utah Univ., Salt Lake City, UT, USA
pp. 691-700
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