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Thunk

Known as: Suspended evaluation, Suspended computation, Thunking 
In computer programming, a thunk is a subroutine that is created, often automatically, to assist a call to another subroutine. Thunks are primarily… 
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2018
2018
Immersive learning environments are increasingly being adopted as modern alternative presentation modes in training scenarios… 
2018
2018
This project shows the Redux architecture for the creation of new applications. It uses two production ready applications of my… 
2011
2011
This paper focuses on extensibility, the ability of a programmer using a particular language to extend the expressiveness of that… 
2006
2006
In this last instalment of the series, 78 desmid taxa belonging to four genera, namely Xanthidium (8 taxa), Arthrodesmus (3 taxa… 
2002
2002
We show how to implement functionally the reverse, or adjoint strategy within the domain of Automatic Differentiation techniques… 
2002
2002
We argue that delayed-evaluation, self-optimising scientific software components, which dynamically change their behaviour… 
1997
1997
The two language approach to software development has been investigated by several language designers. The primary hypothesis of… 
1997
1997
Plotkin, in his seminal article Call-by-name, call-by-value and the λ-calculus, formalized evaluation strategies and simulations… 
Review
1990
Review
1990
  • G. Agha
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 35148135
The actor model is developed as a foundation for concurrent object-oriented programming. The model provides for non-interference…