Chapter 11. Constraint Logic Programming on Multiple Processors

  1. El-Ghazali Talbi
  1. I. Sakellariou and
  2. I. Vlahavas

Published Online: 10 APR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470053928.ch11

Parallel Combinatorial Optimization

Parallel Combinatorial Optimization

How to Cite

Sakellariou, I. and Vlahavas, I. (2006) Constraint Logic Programming on Multiple Processors, in Parallel Combinatorial Optimization (ed E.-G. Talbi), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470053928.ch11

Editor Information

  1. LIFL—University of Lille—INRIA—CNRS, Bat.M3 Cité Scientifique, 59655 Villeneuve d'Ascq, France

Author Information

  1. Department of Informatics, Aristotle University, 54124 Thessaloniki, Greece

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2006
  2. Published Print: 13 OCT 2006

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series on Parallel and Distributed Computing

Book Series Editors:

  1. Albert Y. Zomaya

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471721017

Online ISBN: 9780470053928



  • Logic programming (LP) and parallelism in LP;
  • constraint logic programming (CLP) on multiple processors;
  • CIAO logic programming system based on Prolog


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Constraint Logic Programming

  • Parallelism in Logic Programming

  • Parallelism in Constraint Logic Programming

  • Executing CLP Programs on Multiple Processors

  • Conclusions

  • References