Ko, Chih-Kai (2010) On matrix factorization and scheduling for finite-time average-consensus. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechTHESIS:05022010-193157687
We study the problem of communication scheduling for finite-time average-consensus in arbitrary connected networks. Viewing this consensus problem as a factorization of $\M$ by network-admissible families of matrices, we prove the existence of finite factorizations, provide scheduling algorithms for finite-time average consensus, and derive almost tight lower bounds on the size of the minimal factorization.
|Item Type:||Thesis (Dissertation (Ph.D.))|
|Subject Keywords:||Finite-time average-consensus, matrix factorization, resource allocation, scheduling, algorithm|
|Degree Grantor:||California Institute of Technology|
|Division:||Engineering and Applied Science|
|Major Option:||Electrical Engineering|
|Thesis Availability:||Public (worldwide access)|
|Defense Date:||5 January 2010|
|Default Usage Policy:||No commercial reproduction, distribution, display or performance rights in this work are provided.|
|Deposited By:||Chih-Kai Ko|
|Deposited On:||21 May 2010 15:55|
|Last Modified:||09 Aug 2013 21:16|
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