Tag Archives: Computer Science

Hell weeks ahead

I have a project paper and presentation on parallel programming (using CUDA) due on two weeks from now and I haven’t started my project yet. Add to that I still need to prove the correctness of two algorithms for my … Continue reading

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Masters thesis and parallel computing

I am currently taking a course on Parallel Computing this semester under Dr. F. Cabarle. The course will require programming on a graphics processing unit (GPU) using CUDA C by NVIDIA. It has been a while since I have written … Continue reading

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A Synthesis on the Paper Entitled “A Survey and Comparison of Peer-to-Peer Overlay Network Schemes” by E. K. Lua et al

Peer-to-Peer overlay networks offers features which weigh differently according to situation. As the authors mentioned in their paper, these are: robust wide-area routing architecture efficient search of data items selection of nearby peers redundant storage permanence hierarchical naming trust and … Continue reading

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A Synthesis on the Paper Entitled “The Design Philosophy of the DARPA Internet Protocols” by D. Clark

In the paper entitled “The Design Philosophy of the DARPA Internet Protocols” by Clark, he discusses the principles governing the design of Internet as proposed and implemented by DARPA. The main goal of the DARPA Internet Architecture was to provide an effective … Continue reading

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A Synthesis on the Paper Entitled “Rethinking the design of the Internet: The end to end arguments vs. the brave new world” by D. Clark

In Clark’s paper “Rethinking the design of the Internet: The end to end arguments vs. the brave new world” various issues and problems regarding the Internet and its use are discussed relative to the end to end arguments design principle of the … Continue reading

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Pick a Book 2012 – Recommended Readings

Oh yes! One of the most awaited time of the year has come again. Once every year our college opens up a pick-a-book week in our department wherein both the faculty and us, students, could choose books which we would … Continue reading

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Advanced Computer Networks. . .Achilles’ Heel

Oooh yeah! Tonight will be my first class on Advanced Computer Networks (C. Festin). Honestly, network is a subject of which I am not really very fond of and not really good at. I hope though that this semester my … Continue reading

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