V22.0436 - Computer Architecture - Fall 1997

Basic Information

Instructor:

Ralph Grishman
office: 715 Broadway, Room 703
office hour: Tues 10:45 - 11:45
phone: 998-3497
email: grishman@cs.nyu.edu

Textbook:

Hennessy and Patterson, Computer Organization and Design
(Morgan Kaufmann, 1994)

Lectures:

can be accessed through the course schedule

Assignments:

Grading:

Course goals:

philosophical: understand how a computer can be built from basic components (switches)

practical: understand how the constant quest for higher performance is affecting architecture development

Web page:

http://cs.nyu.edu/courses/fall97/V22.0436.001