A new algorithm for the traveling salesman problem on networked workstations

  • M. Gajecki
  • J. Mościński
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 879)


In this paper we present a new parallel algorithm for solving traveling salesman problem (TSP). Our algorithm is based on a local optimization method and it was implemented on networked workstations using PVM. The obtained efficiency is 70% on 6 × SUN SPARCstation IPX. It is shown that networked workstations can be efficiently used for solving TSP problem.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Gajecki
    • 1
  • J. Mościński
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Computer ScienceAGHCracowPoland

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