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##### Performance Analysis of List Scheduling in Heterogeneous Computing Systems

**Authors:**
Keqin Li

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
Average-case performance,
list scheduling algorithm,
mixed-machine heterogeneous computing system,
worst-case performance.

**Digital Object Identifier (DOI):**
doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1077681

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