Workshop on Randomized Algorithms
for Distributed Computing and Networks (RADICON)
21 July 2014, Rennes, France
The workshop is organized by the INRIA team ASAP, and its goal is to bring together experts in the area of randomized distributed algorithms in order to discuss problems in the area, present recent results, and identify new research challenges. This workshop is part of RADCON, a joint research project between ASAP and the University of Calgary.
Location: The workshop will take place at IRISA/INRIA Rennes, in the main amphitheater.
Registration: Attendance to the workshop is free, but registration is required as the maximum number of participants is limited. To register please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Dan Alistarh (Microsoft Research Cambridge, UK)
- James Aspnes (Yale University, US)
- Hagit Attiya (Technion, Israel)
- Michael Bender (Stony Brook University, US)
- Petra Berenbrink (Simon Fraser University, Canada)
- Keren Censor-Hillel (Technion, Israel)
- Seth Gilbert (National University of Singapore)
- Thomas Sauerwald (University of Cambridge, UK)
|9:00||Sifters, consensus, and leader election
by James Aspnes
|9:45||Are lock-free algorithms practically wait-free?
by Dan Alistarh
|11:00||Randomized mutual exclusion in O(1) RMRs
by Philipp Woelfel
|11:45||Sitting on a fence: Strong non-commutativity and memory ordering
by Hagit Attiya
|14:00||Balls into bins via local search
by Thomas Sauerwald
|14:45||Neighbourhood load balancing in graphs
by Petra Berenbrink
|16:00||Distributed connectivity decomposition
by Keren Censor-Hillel
|16:45||TBD: Three Backoff Dilemmas
by Michael Bender & Seth Gilbert
Event: Trip to Mont Saint-Michel, Sunday 20/7
Left to right: George Giakkoupis, Hagit Attiya, Thomas Sauerwald, James Aspnes, Keren Censor-Hillel.