Dr Peter Strazdins
(coordinator and lecturer)
Multicore Computing: Principles and Practice:
Semester 2 2011
Software engineers who do not understand parallel [multicore] processing
will become obsolete!
-- Professor Rudolph Eigenmann, keynote address at the ISPA'06 conference
Update for 2011:
- We will be getting a state-of-the-art Intel
Single Chip Cloud Computer (SCC)! This is an experimental 48-core chip
whose on-chip network is without cache coherency!
- We will not run the Small Team Research Projects in 2011, with the
assessment changed to regular assignments, plus (possibly) an essay
on a `special interest' topic.
- Instead, both SCC + Multicore On-chip Networks and GPUs will
be added as regular course `modules' (2 hour lecture, tute/labs +
Information for Other Multicore Computing Course Instructors
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