Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2020


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COMP 522 001 (CRN: 14672)


Department: Computer Science
Instructor: Mellor-Crummey, John M.
Meeting: 1:30PM - 2:50PM TR (24-AUG-2020 - 4-DEC-2020) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Prerequisites: (COMP 221 OR COMP 321) AND COMP 425
Section Max Enrollment: 20
Section Enrolled: 9
Enrollment data as of: 25-JUN-2024 1:31AM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
Description: Multi-core microprocessors are becoming the norm. The course will focus on emerging multi-core processor architectures and challenges to using them effectively. Topics include multi-core microprocessors, memory hierarchy, synchronization, programming systems, scheduling, and transactional memory.