Basic Concurrency Resolution in Clock-Free P Systems

  • Sergiu Ivanov
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7184)


Clock-free P systems are an almost completely asynchronous model of P systems in which each rule application lasts for a different time. This makes the processes in this model more similar to the chemical processes in the biological cell, but also poses similar design problems as in concurrent programming. In this paper an attempt is made to solve synchronisation problems in clock-free P systems using the approaches commonly used in concurrent programming.


Concurrent Programming Rule Application Synchronisation Problem Synchronisation Strategy Synchronisation Mechanism 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sergiu Ivanov
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  1. 1.Institute of Mathematics and Computer ScienceAcademy of Sciences of MoldovaChişinăuMoldova
  2. 2.Faculty of Computers, Informatics and MicroelectronicsTechnical University of MoldovaChişinăuMoldova

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