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Three solutions for a robot arm controller using Pascal-Plus, occam and edison

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Kerridge, J. M., & Simpson, D. (1984)
Three solutions for a robot arm controller using Pascal-Plus, occam and edison. Software: Practice and Experience, 14(1), 3-15. https://doi.org/10.1002/spe.4380140103
Three currently available concurrent language systems, Pascal‐Plus, occam and Edison, are used to implement a controller for a robot arm. The robot arm allows real parallelism...

PEDFLOW: development of an autonomous agent model of pedestrian flow.

Journal Article
Kukla, R., Kerridge, J., Willis, A. & Hine, J. (2001)
PEDFLOW: development of an autonomous agent model of pedestrian flow. Transportation research record. 1774, 11-17. doi:10.3141/1774-02. ISSN 0361-1981
The paper discusses the need for an autonomous agent approach for the modeling of pedestrians in urban environments and places PEDFLOW in the context of existing models. PEDFL...

Modelling saturated traffic networks using massively parallel computing techniques

Journal Article
Lu, K., Jones, J., & Kerridge, J. (1994)
Modelling saturated traffic networks using massively parallel computing techniques. Traffic engineering & control, 35(7/8), 433-436
A technique for modelling the flow of motor vehicle traffic in congested urban signal-controlled networks using parallel computing is presented. A brief overview of traffic si...

A FORTRAN implementation of Concurrent Pascal

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Kerridge, J. M. (1982)
A FORTRAN implementation of Concurrent Pascal. Software: Practice and Experience, 12(1), 45-55. https://doi.org/10.1002/spe.4380120105
This paper describes the transportation of sequential and concurrent Pascal from the SOLO distribution tape to a non‐PDP‐11 like mainframe (IBM 370/145). An interpreter for th...

PATCOSY--A Database System for the National Health Service

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Kerridge, J. M. (1976)
PATCOSY--A Database System for the National Health Service. Computer Journal, 19(2), 98-103. https://doi.org/10.1093/comjnl/19.2.98
PATCOSY (PATient COmputer SYstem) is a data base system which has been designed specifically for the National Health Service environment. The structure of PATCOSY therefore re...

The activities of the BCS/CODASYL DDLC DBAWG

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Kerridge, J. (1982)
The activities of the BCS/CODASYL DDLC DBAWG. Computers and Standards, 1(2-3), 161-165. https://doi.org/10.1016/0167-8051%2882%2990025-0
The DBAWG is a research group, based in the United Kingdom, which is working on facilities for data administration. In particular the DBAWG has developed language specificatio...

A simulator for teaching computer architecture

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Kerridge, J. M., & Willis, N. (1980)
A simulator for teaching computer architecture. Sigcse Bulletin, 12(2), 65-71. https://doi.org/10.1145/989253.989264
This paper describes the specification, implementation and use of a computer system simulator. The simulator project was begun as a result of teaching a second year undergradu...

Using occam3 to build large parallel systems: Part 2, a scalable files ystem

Journal Article
Kerridge, J. (1994)
Using occam3 to build large parallel systems: Part 2, a scalable files ystem. Transputer Communications, 2(1), 1-24
No abstract available.

Using occam3 to build large parallel systems: Part 1, occam3 features

Journal Article
Kerridge, J. (1993)
Using occam3 to build large parallel systems: Part 1, occam3 features. Transputer Communications, 1(1), 47-63
No abstract available