Research Directions in Concurrent Object-Oriented Programming
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Research Directions in Concurrent Object-Oriented Programming

Edited by Gul Agha, Peter Wegner and Akinori Yonezawa




This collection of original research provides a comprehensive survey of developments at the leading edge of concurrent object-oriented programming. It documents progress—from general concepts to specific descriptions—in programming language design, semantic tools, systems, architectures, and applications. Chapters are written at a tutorial level and are accessible to a wide audience, including researchers, programmers, and technical managers.

The problem of designing systems for concurrent programming has become an increasingly important area of research in computer science with a concomitant increase in the popularity of object-based programming. Because parallelism is a natural consequence of the use of objects, the development of systems for concurrent object-oriented programming is providing important software support for a new generation of concurrent computers.


Out of Print ISBN: 9780262011396 544 pp. |


$62.00 X ISBN: 9780262511421 544 pp. |


Gul Agha

Gul Agha is Director of the Open Systems Laboratory at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science.

Peter Wegner

Peter Wegner is Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Brown University.

Akinori Yonezawa

Akinori Yonezawa is Professor at Tokyo Institute of Technology.