Sorting within distance bound on a mesh-connected processor array

  • Bogdan S. Chlebus
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 401)


An algorithm is developed which sorts random sequences of keys on the n × n square mesh in the expected time 2n. The algorithm is shown to be optimal, that is, the matching Ω(2n) lower bound on the expected-time of algorithms sorting randomly ordered inputs is proved.


Vertical Strip Sorting Algorithm Processor Array Respective Probability Algorithm Nest 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Bogdan S. Chlebus
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  1. 1.Instytut InformatykiUniwersytet Warszawski PKiNWarszawaPoland

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