Reconstructing Biological and Digital Phylogenetic Trees in Parallel

@article{Afshar2020ReconstructingBA,
  title={Reconstructing Biological and Digital Phylogenetic Trees in Parallel},
  author={Ramtin Afshar and Michael T. Goodrich and Pedro A. Matias and Martha C. Osegueda},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2020},
  volume={abs/2006.15259}
}
In this paper, we study the parallel query complexity of reconstructing biological and digital phylogenetic trees from simple queries involving their nodes. This is motivated from computational biology, data protection, and computer security settings, which can be abstracted in terms of two parties, a responder, Alice, who must correctly answer queries of a given type regarding a degree-d tree, T, and a querier, Bob, who issues batches of queries, with each query in a batch being independent of… 

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