Distributed Computing

25th International Symposium, DISC 2011, Rome, Italy, September 20-22, 2011. Proceedings

  • David Peleg
Conference proceedings DISC 2011

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24100-0

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6950)

Table of contents (45 papers)

  1. Front Matter
  2. Invited Lecture & Best Student Paper: Rendezvous (Session 1a)

  3. Distributed Graph Algorithms (Session 1b)

    1. Beeping a Maximal Independent Set
      Yehuda Afek, Noga Alon, Ziv Bar-Joseph, Alejandro Cornejo, Bernhard Haeupler, Fabian Kuhn
      Pages 32-50
    2. Trading Bit, Message, and Time Complexity of Distributed Algorithms
      Johannes Schneider, Roger Wattenhofer
      Pages 51-65
    3. Combinatorial Algorithms for Distributed Graph Coloring
      Leonid Barenboim, Michael Elkin
      Pages 66-81
    4. Physical Expander in Virtual Tree Overlay
      Taisuke Izumi, Maria Gradinariu Potop-Butucaru, Mathieu Valero
      Pages 82-96
  4. Shared Memory (Session 1c)

    1. Sub-logarithmic Test-and-Set against a Weak Adversary
      Dan Alistarh, James Aspnes
      Pages 97-109
    2. Tight Space Bounds for ℓ-Exclusion
      Gadi Taubenfeld
      Pages 110-124
    3. SMV: Selective Multi-Versioning STM
      Dmitri Perelman, Anton Byshevsky, Oleg Litmanovich, Idit Keidar
      Pages 125-140
  5. Brief Announcements I (Session 1d)

    1. Brief Announcement: Leaderless Byzantine Paxos
      Leslie Lamport
      Pages 141-142
    2. Brief Announcement: When You Don’t Trust Clients: Byzantine Proposer Fast Paxos
      Keith Marzullo, Hein Meling, Alessandro Mei
      Pages 143-144
    3. Brief Announcement: On the Meaning of Solving a Task with a Failure Detector
      Carole Delporte-Gallet, Hugues Fauconnier, Eli Gafni, Petr Kuznetsov
      Pages 145-146
    4. Brief Announcement: Algorithmic Mechanisms for Internet-Based Computing under Unreliable Communication
      Evgenia Christoforou, Antonio Fernández Anta, Chryssis Georgiou, Miguel A. Mosteiro
      Pages 147-149
  6. Fault-Tolerance and Security (Session 1e)

    1. Maximum Metric Spanning Tree Made Byzantine Tolerant
      Swan Dubois, Toshimitsu Masuzawa, Sébastien Tixeuil
      Pages 150-164
    2. Performing Dynamically Injected Tasks on Processes Prone to Crashes and Restarts
      Chryssis Georgiou, Dariusz R. Kowalski
      Pages 165-180
    3. Leakage-Resilient Coin Tossing
      Elette Boyle, Shafi Goldwasser, Yael Tauman Kalai
      Pages 181-196
  7. Brief Announcements II (Session 1f)

    1. Brief Announcement: Distributed Approximations for the Semi-matching Problem
      Andrzej Czygrinow, Michal Hanćkowiak, Krzysztof Krzywdziński, Edyta Szymańska, Wojciech Wawrzyniak
      Pages 200-201
    2. Brief Announcement: Opportunistic Information Dissemination in Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks:
      Martín Farach-Colton, Antonio Fernández Anta, Alessia Milani, Miguel A. Mosteiro, Shmuel Zaks
      Pages 202-204

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 25th International Symposium on Distributed Computing, DISC 2011, held in Rome, Italy, in September 2011. The 31 revised full papers presented together with invited lectures and brief announcements were carefully reviewed and selected from 136 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on distributed graph algorithms; shared memory; brief announcements; fault-tolerance and security; paxos plus; wireless; network algorithms; aspects of locality; consensus; concurrency.


communication complexity distributed algorithms finite state automata local computing reliable communication

Editors and affiliations

  • David Peleg
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceWeizmann Institute of ScienceRehovotIsrael

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-24099-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-24100-0
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349