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Explicit and Tight Bounds of the Convergence Time of Average-Based Population Protocols

  • Yves Mocquard
  • Bruno Sericola
  • Emmanuelle AnceaumeEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11639)

Abstract

This paper focuses on the deep analysis of average-based problems in the population protocol model [1], a model in which agents are identically programmed, with no identity, and they progress in their computation through random pairwise interactions.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yves Mocquard
    • 1
  • Bruno Sericola
    • 2
  • Emmanuelle Anceaume
    • 3
    Email author
  1. 1.University of Rennes, CNRS, Inria, IRISARennesFrance
  2. 2.Inria, University of Rennes, CNRS, IRISARennesFrance
  3. 3.CNRS, University of Rennes, Inria, IRISARennesFrance

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