Course Catalog - 2021-2022

     

CAAM 420 - COMPUTATIONAL SCIENCE II

Long Title: COMPUTATIONAL SCIENCE II
Department: Computational & Applied Math
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Course Type: Lecture
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Description: Theory and application of the message passing interface for programming scientific computing applications. Introduction to the architecture and programming of multicore and massively parallel processors, including general purpose graphics processing units, Insight for designing efficient numerical algorithms to improve parallelization of memory access and utilization of non-uniform memory architectures. Application interfaces include OpenMP, MPI, CUDA, OpenCL, and parallel numerical algorithm libraries. Grading and assignments would be different between the 400/500 level. Instructor Permission Required.Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: CAAM 520. Recommended Prerequisite(s): CAAM 419 Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for CAAM 420 if student has credit for CAAM 519/CAAM 520.