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Type: Thesis
Title: Design and analysis of control schemes for soft real-time computation systems
Author: Alexander, Paul D.
Issue Date: 1995
School/Discipline: Dept. of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Abstract: This thesis studies the management of task execution percision in dynamic soft real-time computer systems which utilise imprecise computations. A Notice Generation (NG) approach is utilised to decide on task execution precision. We analyse four different NGs, with these four NGs at our disposal, six methods are proposed to deal with transient overload in the system. The overload is modelled by a significant increase in the mean arrival rate of tasks to the computation system. Results show that this method provides significant performance benefits over single scheme methods that ignore transient overloads.
Advisor: Lim, Cheng Chew
Dissertation Note: Thesis (M.Eng.Sc.) -- University of Adelaide, Dept. of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, 1995
Keywords: Real-time control
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