Iterative approach for the clustering problem

  • Christophe Rapine
  • Denis Trystram
Workshop 17 Scheduling and Load Balancing
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1124)


This paper presents a new iterative approach of the clustering problem. We analyze the behaviour of the method applied on the Dominant Sequence Clustering (DSC) algorithm and prove that the parallel time of the series of clusterings built by the iterations is decreasing. We establish the optimality of the Iterative algorithm on outtrees and series-parallel graphs. Finally some experimental results are reported.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christophe Rapine
    • 1
  • Denis Trystram
    • 1
  1. 1.LMC-IMAGGrenoble Cedex 9France

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