A terminology for 2D grids

Dominique Désérable 1
1 API - Parallel VLSI Architectures
IRISA - Institut de Recherche en Informatique et Systèmes Aléatoires, INRIA Rennes
Abstract : Compared with other more sophisticated interconnection topologies, the grid -- and its toroidal extension -- has several important advantages such as its simplicity of design and its bounded number of communication links for each processing node. Consequently, a lot of work has been done or is still in progress upon grid-based networks. However, the terminology is often imprecise or even non-existent. So, in order to clarify future work in the field of massively parallel architectures, we propose a terminology based on a material borrowed from geometry of tiling and regular figures, regular graph theory or plane crystallography and dealing with the concept of {\em valence}. The present proposal is restricted to infinite two-dimensional grids.}
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[Research Report] RR-2346, INRIA. 1994
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Dominique Désérable. A terminology for 2D grids. [Research Report] RR-2346, INRIA. 1994. 〈inria-00074331〉

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