UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

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2008

Efficient Dynamic Heap Allocation of Scratch-Pad Memory
McIlroy,R. Dickman,P. Sventek,J. The International Symposium of Memory Management ACM Press [More Details].

2005

Birrell's Distributed Reference Listing Revisited
Moreau,L. Dickman,P. Jones,R.E. ACM Transactions on Programming Languages and Systems (TOPLAS) Volume 27, #6, pp1344--1395, 2005 pp 1344--1395 ACM Press
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A Suite of Testbeds for the Realistic Evaluation of Peer-to-Peer Information Retrieval Systems
Klampanos,I.A. Jose,J.M. Poznanski,V. Dickman,P. 27th European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2005 LNCS 3408 pp 10.1007/b107096 [More Details].

2004

A Suite of Testbeds for the Realistic Evaluation of Peer-to-Peer Information Retrieval Systems
Klampanos,I.A. Jose,J.M. Poznanski,V. Dickman,P. DCS Tech Report [More Details].

2003

Garnet: A Middleware Archtecture for Distributing Data Streams in Wireless Sensor Networks
St. Ville,L. Dickman,P. Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Data Distribution for Real-Time Systems (DDRTS'03), held in conjunction with ICDCS'03 (23rd IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computer Systems) pp 235--240 IEEE [More Details].

Networked Wireless Microsystem for Remote Gastrointestinal Monitoring (Abstract)
Wang,L. Johannessen,E.A. Cui,L. Ramsay,C. Tang,T.B. Ahmadian,M. Astaras,A. Dickman,P.W. Cooper,J.M. Murray,A.F. Flynn,B.W. Beaumont,S.P. Cumming,D.R.S. Appears in the technical papers digest of Transducers'03, the 12th IEEE International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems. pp 1184-1187 IEEE [More Details].

Variable-Rate Data Sampling for Low-Power Microsystems Using Modified Adams Methods
Irvine,G.B. Wang,L. Dickman,P. Cumming,D.R.S. IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Volume 51, #12, December 2003 pp 3182--3190 IEEE [More Details].

2002

Multirate data sampling for dynamic power management and the subsequent reconstruction of data
Irvine,G.B. Cumming,D.R.S.
Dickman,P.W. IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Systems (SIPS'02) pp 189-194 IEEE [More Details].

Peer-to-Peer Programming with Teaq
Evans,J.H. Dickman,P. Web Engineering and Peer-to-Peer Computing (workshops at Networking 2002) LNCS 2376 pp 289-294 LNCS, Springer [More Details].

To Boldly Go Where No Scope Has Gone Before: Towards an In-Vivo Grid (Poster & Abstract)
Dickman,P.W. Cumming,D.R.S. Abstract appears in the Conference Digest of the 2002 UK e-Science All Hands Conference (an informal publication of the EPSRC) [More Details].

Exploiting sensors, monitoring connectivity, dynamically re-federating, managing data streams and applying distributed systems contexts for mobile, context-aware computing in medical and environmental applications
Dickman,P.W. Position paper in the proceedings of the Joint Colloquia: "Building Bridges: Interdisciplinary Context Sensitive Computing" and "Mobile Computing in Medical Context" (an informal publication of the Glasgow Context Group and the Centre for Mathematical and Computational Science in Medicine) pp 45--46 Dept of Computing Science, University of Glasgow [More Details].

2001

The Grumps Architecture: Run-time Evolution in a Large Scale Distributed System
Evans,J.H. Dickman,P. Atkinson,M. Proceedings of the Workshop on Engineering Complex Object-Oriented Solutions for Evolution (ECOOSE), held as part of OOPSLA 2001 [More Details].

IDEAS: Miniature Lab-in-a-Pill Sensor System (Poster)
Astaras,A. Ahmadian,M. Aydin,N. Farooq,I. Holgate,M. Johannessen,E. Tang,T.B. Wang,L. Arslan,T. Beaumont,S.P. Casey,J. Cooper,J.M. Dickman,P.W. Flynn,B.W. Murray,A.F. Reid,S.W. Yam,P. Cumming,D.R.S. Presented at the 2001 SET for Britain meeting at the Houses of Parliament, London. [More Details].

2000

Diffusion Tree Restructuring for Indirect Reference Counting
Dickman,P.W. In the Proceedings of ACM SIGPLAN International Symposium on Memory Management 2000, published as ACM Sigplan Notices Vol 36, #1. pp 167-177 ACM [More Details].

1999

The ALBA Experience: A Multi-University MSc In System Level Integration
Dickman,P.W. In Proceedings of MSE'99 (1999 International Conference on Microelectronic Systems Education) IEEE Computer Society Press [More Details].

Zones, Contracts and Absorbing Change: An Approach to Software Evolution
Evans,J.H. Dickman,P.W. Proceedings of OOPSLA'99 (ACM Conference on Object Oriented Programming, Systems, Languages and Applications). Published as ACM SigPlan Notices. Volume 34 No. 10 pp 415-433 ACM Press [More Details].

1998

Managing Run-Time Evolution of Distributed Systems (Poster)
Dickman,P.W. Evans,J.H. Middleware'98 (IFIP International Conference in Distributed Systems Platforms and Open Distributed Processing) [More Details].

DRASTIC: A Run-Time Architecture for Evolving, Distributed, Persistent Systems
Evans,J.H. Dickman,P. DCS Tech Report Dept of Computing Science, University of Glasgow [More Details].

1997

DRASTIC: A Run-Time Architecture for Evolving, Distributed, Persistent Systems
Evans,J.H. Dickman,P.W. Proceedings of ECOOP'97. (11th European Conference on Object Oriented Programming). Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume No. 1241 pp 243-275 Springer [More Details].

Garbage Collection and Memory Management (Workshop report)
Evans,J.H. Dickman,P.W. Addendum to the Proceedings of OOPSLA'97 pp 138--143 ACM Press [More Details].

Supporting Software Evolution in a Distributed, Persistent System
Evans,J.H. Dickman,P.W. 2nd European Research Seminar on Advances in Distributed Systems pp 147-152 [More Details].

1996

Operating Systems Support for Mobile Active Objects and Replication
Dickman,P.W. Position paper presented at the ECOOP'96 Workshop on Mobility and replication [More Details].

Efficient, Real-Time, Distributed Actor Garbage Collection and Orphan Detection
Dickman,P.W. Position paper presented at the ECOOP'96 workshop on OO technology and Real-Time Systems (early/abridged version of WDAG'96 paper) [More Details].

Efficient, Incremental, Distributed Orphan Detection and Actor Garbage Collection using Graph Partitioning and Euler Cycles
Dickman,P.W. Proceedings of WDAG'96 (International Workshop on Distributed Algorithms and Graphs, now known as DISC), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume No. 1151. pp 141-158 Springer [More Details].

1994

Extending the Role of Object References in Distributed Systems
Dickman,P.W. Invited talk to the International Workshop on "Quality of Communication-Based Systems", abstract appears in the associated book Kluwer [More Details].

Supporting References in Large-Scale Heterogeneous Systems with Evolving Types
Dickman,P.W. Position paper presented to the ECOOP'94 System Implementors Workshop [More Details].

1992

A Refinement of the Fragmented Object Model
Dickman,P.W. Makpangou,M. Proceedings of IWOOOS-92 (Third International Workshop on Object Orientation in Operating Systems) Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique [More Details].

Contrasting Fragmented Objects with Uniform Transparent Object References for Structuring Distributed Systems
Dickman,P.W. Makpangou,M. Shapiro,M. Proceedings of the 1992 SIGOPS European Workshop on Models and Paradigms for Distributed System Structuring ACM Press [More Details].

Distributed Object Management in a Non-Small Graph of Autonomous Networks with Few Failures (PhD)
Dickman,P.W. PhD dissertation, University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory [More Details].

The Bellerophon project: A Scalable Object-Support Architecture suitable for a Large OODBMS?
Dickman,P.W. Distributed Object Management, editted by M.T.Ozsu, U.Dayal and P.Valduriez, the proceedings of the 1992 International Workshop on Distributed Object Management pp 287--299 Morgan Kaufmann [More Details].

Robust, Distributed References and Acyclic Garbage Collection
Shapiro,M. Dickman,P.W. Plainfosse,D. Proceedings of PODC'92 (11th ACM SIGACT-SIGOPS Symposium on Principles of Distributed Computing) ACM Press [More Details].

Objects in Large Distributed Applications II (Workshop report)
Dickman,P.W. ACM SIGPLAN OOPS Messenger, Vol 4 #2, (Addendum to the proceedings of OOPSLA'92) pp 63--69 ACM Press [More Details].

Matching Dynamic Object Clumps to Current Load Imbalances: a proposal
Dickman,P.W. In proceedings of the ECOOP'92 Workshop on Dynamic Object Placement and Load Balancing (informal publication of the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium) pp 60--63 [More Details].

SSP Chains: Robust, Distributed References Supporting Acyclic Garbage Collection
Shapiro,M. Dickman,P.W. Plainfosse,D. INRIA Rapport de Recherche 1799, also available as Broadcast TR #1 Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique [More Details].

1991

Scalable Object Support in the Bellerophon Project
Dickman,P.W. Sumarised in the report on the OLDA workshop at OOPSLA'91, which appears in the Addendum to the Proceedings of OOPSLA'91 [More Details].

DGD: Doom, Gloom and Despair --- Distributed Garbage Detection made depressing
Dickman,P.W. Invited talk at the 1991 OOPSLA workshop on Garbage Collection in Object-Oriented Systems, summarised in the workshop report in the Addendum to the OOPSLA'91 Proceedings pp 70 ACM Press [More Details].

Effective Load Balancing in a Distributed Object-Support Operating System
Dickman,P.W. Proceedings of the 1991 International Workshop on Object Orientation in Operating Systems pp 147--153 IEEE Computer Society Press [More Details].

Objects in Large Distributed Applications (Workshop report)
Dickman,P.W. ACM SIGPLAN OOPS Messenger, Vol 3 #4, (Addendum to the proceedings of OOPSLA'91) pp 91--95 ACM Press [More Details].

1990

Scalable Support for Cooperating Autonomous Networks
Dickman,P.W. Position paper presented to, and summarised in the report of, the 1990 OOPSLA/ECOOP workshop on Object orientation in Operating Systems pp 84 ACM Press [More Details].

1986

The Efficiency of Tesseral Arithmetic for 2.5D Image Manipulation on Serial Computers and Transputer Arrays
Jackson,M. Bell,S. Stevens,A. Freedman,I.
Dickman,P.W. In the proceedings of the Second Tesseral Workshop, Sept 1986. See Diaz, B. M., and Bell, S. B. M., editors, Spatial Data Processing Using Tesseral Methods (collected papers from Tesseral Workshops 1 and 2), NERC Unit for Thematic Information Systems, NERC, Swindon, UK Natural Environment Research Council [More Details].