About This Course
The course aims at familiarizing students with advanced parallel processing architectures suitable for high-performance computing. It deals with three levels of parallelism – Instruction- Level, Data Level and Thread Level.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need to buy a textbook?
T1. Computer Architecture: A Quantitative Approach, by J.L. Hennessy & D.A. Patterson, Morgan Kaufmann., 3 rd Ed, 2006.
T2. Modern Processor Design: Fundamentals of Superscalar Processors, John Paul Shen & Mikko.H.Lipasti , Tata McGraw Hill,2011.
T3. DSP Processor Fundamentals, Phil Lapesly , Jeff Bier, Amit Shoham, Edward.A.Lee, Wiley India Edition,2011.