Accession Number : ADA195407

Title :   A Center on Communications, Control and Computation.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jan 84-31 Dec 87,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE LAB FOR INFORMATION AND DECISION SYSTEMS

Personal Author(s) : Mitter, Sanjoy K

PDF Url : ADA195407

Report Date : 06 Apr 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 39

Abstract : During the grant period research was conducted on many fundamental aspects of communication, control and computation. The report summarizes some of the results achieved in the following areas: i) Parallel and Distributed Computation, ii) Communication Aspects of Parallel and Distributed Computation, iii) Convergence Analysis for Partially Asynchronous Algorithms, iv) Communication, v) Efficient Algorithms for Solving Elliptic PDEs, vi) Multisource Array Processing, vii) Estimation and Modeling of Spatially-Distributed Data, viii) Singularly Perturbed Systems, ix) Discrete Event Systems, x) Decentralized Detection, xi) Markov Chains and Simulated Annealing, xii) Simulated Annealing, xiii) Stochastic Quantization, and xiv) Sensitivity Optimization for Delay Systems.

Descriptors :   *ALGORITHMS, *COMMUNICATION AND RADIO SYSTEMS, *PROCESSING, ANNEALING, ARRAYS, ASYNCHRONOUS SYSTEMS, COMPUTATIONS, CONVERGENCE, DECENTRALIZATION, DELAY, DETECTION, DISTRIBUTION, EFFICIENCY, MARKOV PROCESSES, OPTIMIZATION, PARALLEL PROCESSING, PERTURBATIONS, QUANTIZATION, SENSITIVITY, SIMULATION, STIMULATION(GENERAL), STOCHASTIC PROCESSES

Subject Categories : Command, Control and Communications Systems
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE