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    • Parallel Computing as a Commodity 

      Pearson, David (Cornell University, 1998-05)
      Massively parallel computers have become undisputed champions in the supercomputing arena. The global computer industry, however, is increasingly dominated by consumer machines. In this thesis, we argue that everyday ...
    • A Polynomial-time Algorithm for the Change-Making Problem 

      Pearson, David (Cornell University, 1994-06)
      The change-making problem is the problem of representing a given value with the fewest coins possible from a given set of coin denominations. To solve this problem for arbitrary coin systems is NP-hard [L]. We investigate ...