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Variations of the Itai-Rodeh Algorithm for Computing Anonymous Ring Size

  • Wan FokkinkEmail author
  • Guus Samsom
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11760)

Abstract

We propose two adaptations of the probabilistic Itai-Rodeh algorithm for computing the size of an anonymous asynchronous ring. This Monte Carlo algorithm (inevitably) allows for wrong outcomes. Our adaptations reduce the chance that this happens. Furthermore, we propose a new algorithm that has a better message complexity.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Vrije Universiteit AmsterdamAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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