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Fall 2007-2008
ELE 375 / COS 471   na, npdf

Computer Architecture and Organization

Li-Shiuan Peh

An introduction to computer architecture and organization. Instruction set design; basic processor implementation techniques; performance measurement; caches and virtual memory; pipelined processor design; RISC architectures; design trade-offs among cost, performance, and complexity. Two 90-minute classes, one self-scheduled hardware laboratory. Prerequisites: 217 and 306.

Sample reading list:
D. Patterson and J. Hennessy, Computer Organization and Design

Mid Term Exam - 20%
Final Exam - 30%
Design Project - 30%
Lab Reports - 10%
Problem set(s) - 10%

Other Requirements:
Not Open to Freshmen.

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
ELE 206/COS 306 and COS 217..

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Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
20676 C01 03:00:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm T Th   Engineering Quad B-Wing   B205   Enrolled:15 Limit:29