CS 462 -- Parallel Programming --- Fall 2015
The final exam in this class will be held at 8am-10am on
Tuesday, Dec 8 in Min Kao 403 (the classroom).
Registrar's calendar is here.
The description of the first semester project is available
here. The project is due on Oct 26.
The description of the second semester project is available
here. The project is due on Dec 1.
Instructor: Micah Beck
Office: Min Kao 433
Office Hours: TBD and by appt.
Class Time: 9:40-10:55am TR
Classroom: 405 Min Kao
This syllabus is based on the contents of the book and is subject to change.
- Motivation and History
- Parallel Architectures
- Parallel Algorithm Design
- Message Passing Programming (MPI)
- Prime Sieve
- Floyd's Algorithm
- Shared Memory Programming (OpenMP)
- Monte Carlo Methods
- Combinatorial Search
All reading assignments refer to Quinn's "Parallel Programming".
|9/1||Chapters 1 and 2
Newton Cluster Accounts
All students should apply for a Newton cluster account at this URL:
Homework Assignments will be discussed in class and students may get specific feedback on their answers upon request to Dr. Beck.
||Chapter 3, Problems 3.12-3.19 in Quinn|
||Chapter 5, Problems 5.6-5.10 in Quinn|
||Chapter 6, Problems 6.9-6.13 in Quinn|
||Chapter 10, Problems 10.5 in Quinn|
10%(Homework) + 30%(Project) + 60%(MAX[Midterm, Final])