Developing a Computer Science Agenda for High Performance Computing
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Developing a Computer Science Agenda for High Performance Computing by Uzi Vishkin

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Published by Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) .
Written in English


  • Computer Science,
  • Computers - General Information,
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Open LibraryOL11332024M
ISBN 100897916786
ISBN 109780897916783

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