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  • Low-latency multi-threaded ensemble learning for dynamic big data streams 

    Marron, Diego; Ayguadé Parra, Eduard; Herrero Zaragoza, José Ramón; Read, Jesse; Bifet, Albert (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
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    Real–time mining of evolving data streams involves new challenges when targeting today’s application domains such as the Internet of the Things: increasing volume, velocity and volatility requires data to be processed ...
  • Information-Centric Multi-Access Edge Computing Platform for Community Mesh Networks 

    Lertsinsrubtavee, Adisorn; Selimi, Mennan; Sathiaseelan, Arjuna; Cerdà Alabern, Llorenç; Navarro Moldes, Leandro; Crowcroft, Jon (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2018)
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  • Formalization of block pruning: reducing the number of cells computed in exact biological sequence comparison algorithms 

    De Sandes, Edans; Teodoro, George; Walter, Maria Emilia; Martorell Bofill, Xavier; Ayguadé Parra, Eduard; Melo, Alba (Wiley Heyden, 2018-05-01)
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    Biological sequence comparison algorithms that compute the optimal local and global alignments calculate a dynamic programming (DP) matrix with quadratic time complexity. The DP matrix H is calculated with a recurrence ...
  • An approach to task-based parallel programming for undergraduate students 

    Ayguadé Parra, Eduard; Jiménez González, Daniel (2018-03-07)
    Article
    Open Access
    This paper presents the description of a compulsory parallel programming course in the bachelor degree in Informatics Engineering at the Barcelona School of Informatics, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya UPC-BarcelonaTech. ...
  • Medium access control in wireless network-on-chip: a context analysis 

    Abadal Cavallé, Sergi; Mestres Sugrañes, Albert; Torrellas, Josep; Alarcón Cot, Eduardo José; Cabellos Aparicio, Alberto (2018-06-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    Wireless on-chip communication is a promising candidate to address the performance and efficiency issues that arise when scaling current NoC techniques to manycore processors. A WNoC can serve global and broadcast traffic ...
  • Approaching simulation to modelers: a user interface for large-scale demographic simulation 

    Montañola Sales, Cristina; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Onggo, Bhakti S. S.; Cela Espín, José M.; Kaplan Marcusan, Adriana (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    Agent-based modeling is one of the promising modeling tools that can be used in the study of population dynamics. Two of the main obstacles hindering the use of agent-based simulation in practice are its scalability when ...
  • Demographic agent-based simulation of Gambians immigrants in Spain 

    Montañola Sales, Cristina; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Kaplan Marcusan, Adriana; Cela Espín, José M. (2014)
    Conference report
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    Changes in our society have created a challenge for policymakers, who confront a need of tools to evaluate the possible effects of their policies. Agent-based modelling and simulation is a promising methodology which can ...
  • Review on suitable eDRAM configurations for next nano-metric electronics era 

    Amat, Esteve; Canal Corretger, Ramon; Calomarde Palomino, Antonio; Rubio Sola, Jose Antonio (2018-03)
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    We summarize most of our studies focused on the main reliability issues that can threat the gain-cells eDRAM behavior when it is simulated at the nano-metric device range has been collected in this review. So, to outperform ...
  • Evaluating A+B=K conditions in constant time 

    Cortadella Fortuny, Jordi; Llaberia Griñó, José M. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 1988)
    Conference report
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    The authors consider a type of condition that can be evaluated without requiring a complete ALU (arithmetic logic unit) operation. The circuit that is presented detects the condition A+B=K (n-bit numbers) in constant time, ...
  • High capacity optical networks based on space division multiplexing 

    Behnam Shariati, Mohammad; Comellas Colomé, Jaume; Klonidis, Dimitrios; Velasco Esteban, Luis Domingo; Tomkos, Ioannis (John Wiley & sons, 2017-09-01)
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    This book discusses Elastic Optical Networks (EONs) from an operational perspective. It presents algorithms that are suitable for real-time operation and includes experimental results to further demonstrate the feasibility ...
  • Characterizing and improving the performance of many-core task-based parallel programming runtimes 

    Bosch, Jaume; Tan, Xubin; Álvarez Martínez, Carlos; Jiménez González, Daniel; Martorell Bofill, Xavier; Ayguadé Parra, Eduard (2017)
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    Parallel task-based programming models like OpenMP support the declaration of task data dependences. This information is used to delay the task execution until the task data is available. The dependences between tasks are ...
  • Enabling individually entrusted routing security for open and decentralized community networks 

    Neumann, Axel; Navarro Moldes, Leandro; Cerdà Alabern, Llorenç (Elsevier, 2018-10)
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    Routing in open and decentralized networks relies on cooperation. However, the participation of unknown nodes and node administrators pursuing heterogeneous trust and security goals is a challenge. Community-mesh networks ...

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