CSE 4381 SPRING 2018

Instructor: Dr. Manikas

Text: David A. Patterson, John L. Hennessy, Computer Organization and Design, The Hardware/Software Interface, 5th edition, 2014, Elsevier/Morgan Kaufmann

Lecture: T, Th 11:00 am - 12:20 pm

Room: Caruth Hall, Room 147

Catalog Description

Machine organization, instruction set architecture design, memory design, control design: hardwired control and microprogrammed control, algorithms for computer arithmetic, microprocessors, and pipelining.


C- or better in CSE 3381.

Material Covered (tentative)

(Chapter and Topic)

  1. Computer Abstractions and Technology
  2. Instructions: Language of the Computer
  3. Arithmetic for Computers
  4. The Processor
  5. Large and Fast: Exploiting Memory Hierarchy
  6. Parallel Processors from Client to Cloud

Last updated 2017 Dec 11