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About the Author
Wan Fokkink is Professor of Theoretical Computer Science at the VU University, Amsterdam, and Professor of Stochastics Design at Eindhoven University for Technology.
“I am always fascinated by distributed processes. How can we design algorithms or protocols for them that work? Fokkink gives a unique introduction to the many original concepts and methods in distributed computing that we know today. A truly insightful book.”
—Jan van Leeuwen, Utrecht University
“An original and thought-provoking new approach to teaching distributed algorithms.”
—Maurice Herlihy, Brown University