Table 3: Six states of parallel branches between two different nodes.

StateDefinitionFigure

1Parallel branches between two nodes with “Probabilistic” output and “Exclusive-Or” input

2Parallel branches between two nodes with “Deterministic” output and “Inclusive-Or” input

3Parallel branches between two nodes with “Deterministic” output and “And” input

4Parallel branches between two nodes with “Probabilistic” output and “And” input

5Parallel branches between two nodes with “Deterministic” output and “Exclusive-Or” input

6Parallel branches between two nodes with “Probabilistic” output and “Inclusive-Or” input