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%T A Study of Percolation Phenomena in Process Networks
%A Oliver Faust, Bernhard H.C. Sputh, Alastair R. Allen
%E Peter H. Welch, Jon Kerridge, Frederick R. M. Barnes
%B Communicating Process Architectures 2006
%X Percolation theory provides models for a wide variety of
   natural phenomena. One of these phenomena is the dielectric
   breakdown of composite materials. This paper describes how
   we implemented the percolation model for dielectric
   breakdown in a massively parallel processing environment. To
   achieve this we modified the breadth\-first search algorithm
   such that it works in probabilistic process networks. Formal
   methods were used to reason about this algorithm.
   Furthermore, this algorithm provides the basis for a JCSP
   implementation which models dielectric breakdowns in
   composite materials. The implementation model shows that it
   is possible to apply formal methods in probabilistic
   processing environments.

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