Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2017


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COMP 534 001 (CRN: 23951)


Department: Computer Science
Instructor: Mellor-Crummey, John M.
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR (9-JAN-2017 - 21-APR-2017) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 4
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Prerequisites: COMP 211 AND (COMP 221 OR COMP 321)
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 15
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 30
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 22
Enrollment data as of: 22-JUL-2024 3:39PM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
Description: COMP 422 is an undergraduate version of this course. COMP 422 students will have four programming assignments. COMP 534 students will have five. As part of their assignments, both COMP 422 and COMP 534 students will analyze the scalability and parallel efficiency of parallel programs they write. COMP 534 students will additionally use tools to qualify the root causes of scaling losses in their programs and document their findings. Cross-list: COMP 422. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for COMP 534 if student has credit for COMP 422.