# THSORT: A Single-Processor Parallel Sorting Algorithm

@article{Yao2003THSORTAS, title={THSORT: A Single-Processor Parallel Sorting Algorithm}, author={Shi Yao}, journal={Journal of Software}, year={2003} }

Sorting is an important operation of transaction processing. It is a relatively mature field, as many algorithms for memory sorting, disk sorting and parallel sorting have come forth in the past decades. In this paper, the sorting algorithm is studied from a thoroughly different standpoint, and the THSORT (Tsinghua SORT), a parallel sorting algorithm on a single computer, is brought forward. THSORT uses several processes to control different components of a computer, which enables the data…

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## 4 Citations

External Memory Sort On CGM 1 Clusters

- Computer Science
- 2003

This paper adapted HPVM MinuteSort, and borrowed the THsort idea to develop their external memory sort algorithm, which minimizes the I/O and communication costs.

An Improved Algorithm of Binary Balanced Tree with Super Large-scale Data Set

- Computer Science
- 2018

This paper analyses an improved algorithm of realizing super large-scale balanced tree efficiently in the concurrent environment and shows no detailed leap variation in time along with the increasing knots.

Adaptive Processing Scheme of Overflowed Buckets for Bucket Sort Algorithm

- Computer ScienceIFSA
- 2007

A more effective bucket sort algorithm, THShort2, which subtly handles the overflowed buckets, and is proofed theoretically and shown to be about triple times of NTSort, and 50% faster than THSort.

Uniformization of Discrete Data

- Computer ScienceISAAC
- 2005

It is demonstrated that the sparsity decides the uniformity of the transformed data, and that could be a good reason to explain both the success of the bucket sort in PennySort 2003 and the failure for the same algorithm with the data modified.

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