Simulating binary trees on hypercubes

  • Burkhard Monien
  • I. Hal Sudborough
Simulation And Embedding Of Parallel Networks Invited Presentation
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 319)


We describe how to embed an arbitrary binary tree with dilation 3 and O(1) expansion into a hypercube. (In fact, we show that all binary trees can be embedded into their optimal hypercube with dilation 3, provided that all binary trees with no more than B vertices, for some fixed number B, can be embedded with dilation 3.) We also show how to embed all binary trees into their optimal hypercube with dilation 5.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Burkhard Monien
    • 1
  • I. Hal Sudborough
    • 2
  1. 1.Math. and Computer ScienceUniversity of PaderbornPaderbornW. Germany
  2. 2.Computer Science ProgramUniversity of Texas at DallasRichardsonUSA

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