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Just-in-Time Compilation-Inspired Methodology for Parallelization of Compute Intensive Java Code

Keywords: Just-in-Time Compilation, Loop Level Parallelization, Multicore System, Runtime Analysis, Java Virtual Machine.

Mehran University Research Journal of Engineering & Technology

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