Browse Dissertations and Theses - Computer Science by Title

  • Lau, JohnMark (2014-01-16)
    This thesis proposes a robust method of creating a 3D digital model of an object through stereoscopic reconstruction. There are existing methods and tools for achieving this, but they tend to only perform well under favorable ...

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  • Rothganger, Fredrick H. (2004)
    *This dissertation is a compound document (contains both a paper copy and a CD as part of the dissertation). The CD requires the following system requirements: Windows MediaPlayer or RealPlayer.

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  • Sasidharan, Aparna (2018-07-13)
    The problem discussed in this thesis is distributed data partitioning and data re-ordering on many-core architectures. We present extensive literature survey, with examples from various application domains - scientific ...

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  • Soltani, Kiumars (2018-11-28)
    Numerous applications and scientific domains have contributed to tremendous growth of geospatial data during the past several decades. To resolve the volume and velocity of such big data, distributed system approaches have ...

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  • Zhang, Yinan (2017-07-11)
    The past decades have seen dramatic increase in the amount of information available to us, and the research area of information retrieval has served to help us access the tiny subset of information relevant to each of us ...

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  • Kheradmand, Ali (2018-12-06)
    Programmable packet processors and P4 as a programming language for such devices have gained significant interest, because their flexibility enables rapid development of a diverse set of applications that work at line rate. ...

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  • Phadke, Nishad Ashok (2017-07-18)
    Large-scale machine learning has recently risen to prominence in settings of both industry and academia, driven by today's newfound accessibility to data-collecting sensors and high-volume data storage devices. The advent ...

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  • Thakoor, Omkar P (2017-04-26)
    In recent times, the use of Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for tasks which involve high endurance or perilous environments, has become increasingly vital. A typical problem is that of information collection, in particular ...

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  • Ellis, Apollo Isaac Orion (2018-12-05)
    Vector images are images which encode visible surfaces of a 3D scene, in a resolution independent format. Prior to this work generation of such an image was not real time. As such the benefits of using them in the graphics ...

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  • Saxena, Manasvi (2018-07-17)
    This works presents the K debugger - a language independent program debugger. The debugger is a part of the suite of tools that form the K framework. Conventional language dependent debuggers rely on an ad-hoc model of the ...

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  • Lee, Dong Hun (2018-12-10)
    Parallel 3D Fast Fourier Transform is a communication intensive algorithm that suffers from the unignorable communication overhead. Because the interconnect communication bandwidth is a static component, adjustments to ...

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  • Tabish, Rohan (2016-07-28)
    Multicore processors have been increasing in development by the industry to meet the ever-growing processing requirements of various applications because these processors offer benefits such as reduced power consumption, ...

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  • Zhou, Xinyan (2018-07-20)
    With the explosion of data, large datasets become more common for data analysis. How- ever, existing analytic tools are lack of scalability and large-scale data management tools are lack of interactivity. A lot of data ...

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  • Kim, Hyung Sul (2017-04-19)
    Information networks with multi-typed nodes and edges with different semantics are called heterogenous information networks. Since heterogeneous information networks embed more complex information than homogeneous information ...

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  • Duncan, Chase (2018-08-28)
    Entity linking (EL) is the task of mapping entities, such as persons, locations, organizations, etc., in text to a corresponding record in a knowledge base (KB) like Wikipedia or Freebase. In this paper we present, for the ...

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  • Healey, Steven Thomas (1987)
    This thesis describes a module planner for decomposing arbitrary functional specifications of any complexity into abstract cells for custom-VLSI module generation. A graph representing random logic is partitioned and the ...

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  • Finnicum, Murph (2013-08-22)
    As general purpose robots begin to find their way into the household and workplace, there will be a demand for software to run on these robots. My research group forsees the proliferation of robot apps that use a common ...

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  • Bhat, Nitin Kundapur (2017-12-06)
    With the advent of Exascale computing, the number and size of messages is expected to increase greatly. One sided communication with the help of Remote Direct Memory Access (RDMA) supported hardware is the natural choice ...

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  • Hoberock, Jared (2008)
    This dissertation investigates novel methods of accelerating the central computations of physically-based light transport algorithms. We present novel mappings of the crucial primitive operations of ray tracing and shading ...

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  • Sampemane, Geetanjali (2005)
    We evaluate our model on the criteria of expressiveness, performance and usability. The model is sufficiently expressive for applications used in our Active Space. The performance overhead of our access control is demonstrated ...

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