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 +==== Lecture Plan Spring 2014 ====
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 +  - Lecture 1: 13/1, Introduction to the course, motivation, practical information about miniproject. Intro to chap. 1 in the textbook. 
 +  - Lecture 2: 24/1, Chap. 1 Introduction, power and energy, performance, speedup.  
 +  - Lecture 3: 31/1, Appendix B and Chap. 2 Memory Hierarchy Design.
 +  - Lecture 4: 3/2, **Guest Lecture**  by Kenneth Østby, ARM-Trondheim. The ARM Mali GPU architecture and its memory hierarchy (caches etc.)
 +  - Lecture 5: 10/2, Chap. 3 ILP and its exploitation
 +  - Miniproject lecture: 17/2, Scientific writing. (by Nico)
 +  - Lecture 6: 28/2, **Guest Lecture** by Jørn Amundsen about supercomputing, Norwegian Supercomputers and the new 24000+ cores supercomputer Vilje at NTNU
 +  - Lecture 7:  3/3, Chapter 3.12 Multithreading, Exploring the Design Space of Future CMPs (scientific paper), start on Chapter 4.   
 +  - Lecture 8: 10/3, Vector architecture (Chap 4), SIMDization, Thread Level Parallelism (Chap. 5), Multiprocessor shared memory, cache coherence.
 +  - Lecture 9: 21/3, Cache coherence, SMP performance
 +  - Lecture 10: 28/3 **NOTE: in room KJL2**, Interconnection network, Manchester Dataflow Machine
 +  - Lecture 11: 4/4, **Guest lecture** on comp.arch research in the **Energy Efficient computing Systems (EECS)** strategic research area project at IME, NTNU. By Magnus Jahre, EECS-coordinator.
 +  - Lecture 12: 7/4, What remains, wrap up lecture, repetition, projects and master thesis proposals
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2014/12/06 22:12, Lasse Natvig