Tail call

Known as: Tail-call elimination, Tail-end recursion, TCO 
In computer science, a tail call is a subroutine call performed as the final action of a procedure. If a tail call might lead to the same subroutine… (More)
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
Interactive services often have large-scale parallel implementations. To deliver fast responses, the median and tail latencies of… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Web search engines now offer more than ranked results. Queries on topics like weather, definitions, and movies may return inline… (More)
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2009
2009
Many programming language implementations compile to Java bytecode, which is executed by a virtual machine (e.g the Java HotSpot… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
S DISTRIBUTION LIST, 356B Professor A. G. MacOiarmid Dr. Richard M. Laine Department of Chemistry SRI International University of… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
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Sexual adornments often vary markedly across a species’ range, which presumably is owing to differences in local environmental… (More)
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2003
2003
Tail calls are expected not to consume stack space in most functional languages. However, there is no support for tail calls in… (More)
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2001
2001
A problem that often has to be solved by compilers for functional languages targeting the Java Virtual Machine is the elimination… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We propose a method for estimating VaR and related risk measures describing the tail of the conditional distribution of a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The IEEE/ANSI standard for Scheme requires implementations to be properly tail recursive. This ensures that portable code can… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Male secondary sexual ornaments are widespread among polygynous animals1 where they apparently arise through female choice and… (More)
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