Analytic Modeling of Channel Traffic in n-Cubes

  • Hamid Sarbazi-Azad
  • Hamid Mahini
  • Ahmad Patooghy
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3967)


Many studies have shown that the imbalance of network channel traffic is of critical effect on the overall performance of multicomputer systems. In this paper, we analytically model the traffic rate crossing the network channels of a hypercube network under different working conditions. The effect of different parameters on the shaping of non-uniformity and traffic imbalance over network channels, are considered and analytical models for each case are proposed.


Destination Node Traffic Pattern Interconnection Network Network Channel Average Path Length 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hamid Sarbazi-Azad
    • 1
  • Hamid Mahini
    • 1
  • Ahmad Patooghy
    • 1
  1. 1.IPM School of Computer Science, and Sharif University of TechnologyTehranIran

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