Daniel Suo

Scientific progress goes 'boink'

Ph.D. Candidate
Princeton University
Department of Computer Science

Kahn Process Networks

(Original paper) (Wiki) (Some dude’s thesis)

  • Group of deterministic (as opposed to actor model) sequential processes communicating via unbounded FIFO channels [as opposed to dataflow synchronous languages where number of tokens on input and output channels are known for each process]
  • Does not depend on various computation or communication delays