Functional Programming Languages and Computer Architecture : Portland, Oregon, USA, September 14-16, 1987. Proceedings

This volume contains the proceedings of the Third Conference on Functional Programming Languages and Computer Architecture held in Portland, Oregon, September 14-16, 1987. This conference was a successor to two highly successful conferences on the same topics held at Wentworth, New Hampshire, in Oct...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Kahn, Gilles (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 1987, 1987
Edition:1st ed. 1987
Series:Lecture Notes in Computer Science
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • A simple, lazy abstract machine to execute supercombinators
  • The G-machine as a representation of stack semantics
  • Categorical multi-combinators
  • Evaluating functional programs on the flagship machine
  • GRIP — a high-performance architecture for parallel graph reduction
  • Concurrent garbage collection on stock hardware
  • Matrix algebra and applicative programming
  • Attribute grammars as a functional programming paradigm
  • The planar topology of functional programs
  • Functional programming with sets
  • A theory for natural modelisation and implementation of functions with variable arity
  • Pomset interpretations of parallel functional programs
  • SIGNAL: A declarative language for synchronous programming of real-time systems
  • Controlling the behaviour of functional language systems
  • A standard ML compiler
  • Performance polymorphism
  • Mapping