Area-time tradeoffs for selection

  • Imrich Vrťo
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 269)


We prove nearly optimal lower and upper bounds on the AT2 complexity of the problem of selecting the l-th smallest from a set of integers. Our VLSI model satisfies the property that I/O ports Lie on the border of the circuit.


Boolean Function Boundary Model Input Assignment VLSI Model Information Content Method 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Imrich Vrťo
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  1. 1.Institute of Technical CyberneticsSlovak Academy of SciencesBratislavaCzechoslovakia

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