BIT Numerical Mathematics

, Volume 17, Issue 3, pp 344–350 | Cite as

Pyramids: A data type for matrix representation in Pascal

  • N. Solntseff
  • D. Wood


Pyramids, a new data structure for the representation of matrices, are introduced. The motivation for this is Strassen's algorithm for matrix multiplication. The basic operations for pyramids are described in Pascal.

Keywords and Phrases

matrix multiplication Strassen's algorithm data structures Pascal data encoding 


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© BIT Foundations 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. Solntseff
    • 1
  • D. Wood
    • 1
  1. 1.Computer Science Group Department of Applied MathematicsMcMaster UniversityHamiltonCanada

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