STENSOR uses disc automatically for very large computations

  • Lars Hörnfeldt
Computer Algebra Systems Implementation I
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 204)


STENSOR can now automatically store and retrieve intermediate expressions as files on disk. This being done with consideration to the algebraic structure makes it much more efficient than virtual memory paging. As Schoonschip, STENSOR has thus virtually no limitation as to expression size.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Lars Hörnfeldt
    • 1
  1. 1.Phys Dept. Stockholm Univ.StockholmSweden

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