Curriculum 2014 (final)

Computer Architecture - A Quantitative Approach, 5th Edition, Hennessy and Patterson

  • Chapter 1.1-1.6, 1.8-1.9, 1.11-1.12
  • Appendix B.1-B.4, pages B.49-50, B.6-B.7 (Is partly overlapping with Chapter 2)
  • Chapter 2.1-2.2, 2.4-2.5, 2.7-2.8
  • Chapter 3.1-3.2, 3.7, 3.9 (pages 202 - 208 (speculation), 3.10, 3.12 (not pages 230-232), 3.15
  • Chapter 4.1-4.3 (not page 286-288), 4.5, 4.8-4.9
  • Chapter 5.1-5.5, 5.9-5.10
  • Chapter 6.1-6.5
  • Appendix C.1-C.2
  • Appendix F.1-F.6, made available under It's learning

Note: Subchapter lists are inclusive. For example, 1.1-1.3 means that 1.1, 1.2 and 1.3 all are in the curriculum.

Papers

  • The Future of Multiprocessors, Borkar et al., Communications of the ACM, 2011, paper
  • Exploring the Design Space of Future CMPs, by Jaehyuk Huh, Stephen W. Keckler and Doug Burger, PACT 2001, paper
  • Vilje - The New Supercomputer at NTNU, by Jørn Amundsen, Meta, Issue 4, 2011, paper
  • The Manchester Prototype Dataflow Computer, by J.R. Gurd, C.C. Kirkham and I. Watson, CACM January 1985, link to paper (Requires NTNU-net or VPN), paper made available under It's learning.

All the course slides made available here or under It's learning





2014/04/26 22:41, Lasse Natvig