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Fast Conservative Garbage Collection
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| by Rifat Shahriyar Follow 0 Followers , Kathryn McKinley Follow 0 Followers , Steve Blackburn Follow 0 Followers on Feb 25, 2015 |

Rifat Shahriyar, Steve Blackburn, Kathryn McKinley show that conservative garbage collectors using Immix can be as performant and sometimes even faster than generational GCs.

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Rifat Shahriyar is PhD Student at Australian National University. Steve Blackburn is Professor of Computer Science, Australian National University. Kathryn S McKinley is a researcher at Microsoft, working on systems that substantially improve programmability, performance, reliability, correctness, and security.

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