Accession Number : ADA131548

Title :   Decentralized Control of Scheduling in Distributed Processing Systems.

Descriptive Note : Semi-annual rept. 15 Dec 82-15 Jun 83,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS UNIV AMHERST DEPT OF ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Stankovic,John A

PDF Url : ADA131548

Report Date : 20 Jun 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 80

Abstract : This semi-annual report details the research program made in the area of distributed control of scheduling using Bayesian Decision Theory. Three decision algorithms were simulated and results compared. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Data management, *Scheduling, *Decision theory, *Bayes theorem, Data processing, Control, Algorithms, Simulation, Decision making, Real time, Stochastic processes, Learning, Automata, Heuristic methods

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Statistics and Probability
      Computer Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE