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All lecture and recitation material for this course will available on the Carnegie Mellon Computer Architecture channel on YouTube. You can view the lecture and recitation playlists below.

Lecture/Recitation Playlist

2015 Lectures/Schedule

Week Date Lecture Readings Lab HW
W1 1/12 Mon. L1. Introduction and Basics
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
Optional HW 0 Out
1/14 Wed. L2. Fundamental Concepts and ISA
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
Patt 2001, Moscibroda 2007, P&P 1, P&H 1 and 2 Lab 1 Out HW 1 Out
1/16 Fri. L3. ISA Tradeoffs
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
MIPS and x86 ISA Manual HW 0 Due
W2 1/19 Mon. No Lecture (MLK Day)
1/21 Wed. L4. ISA Tradeoffs (cont.) & MIPS ISA
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
P&P 4, P&P A and C Lab 2 Out
1/23 Fri. R1. Recitation 1
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
Lab 1 Due
W3 1/26 Mon. L5. Intro to Microarchitecture: Single-Cycle
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
1/28 Wed. L6. Multi-Cycle and Microprogrammed Microarchitectures
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
P&H D, P&P C HW 1 Due
HW 2 Out
1/30 Fri. L7. Pipelining
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
P&H 4, Pipelined LC-3b
W4 2/2 Mon. L8. Pipelining II: Data and Control Dependence Handling
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
2/4 Wed. L9. Branch Prediction I
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
P&H 4.9-4.11, Smith & Sohi Lab 3 Out
2/6 Fri. L10. Branch Handling and Branch Prediction II
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
McFarling, Kessler Lab 2 Due
W5 2/9 Mon. R2. Recitation 2
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
2/11 Wed. L11. Precise Exceptions, State Maintenance, State Recovery
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
HW 2 Due HW 3 Out
2/13 Fri. L12. Out-of-Order Execution
(PDF) (PPT)
In class exercise on Tomasulo
(PDF)
Tomasulo drawing template
(PDF)
Video
W6 2/16 Mon. L13. Out-of-Order Execution and Data Flow
(PDF) (PPT) \\
Video
Smith & Sohi, Smith & Pleszkun
2/18 Wed. L14. SIMD Processing (Vector and Array Processors)
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
Hwu & Patt, Smith & Sohi, Smith & Pleszkun Lab 4 Out Hw3.1 Out
2/20 Fri. L15. GPUs, VLIW, DAE
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
Lindholm et al., Fatahalian & Houston Lab 3 Due
W7 2/23 Mon. L16. Static Instruction Scheduling (PDF) (PPT)
Video
Feedback form due
2/25 Wed. L17. Memory Hierarchy and Caches (PDF) (PPT)
Video
Lab 5 Out HW 3 Due
HW 4 Out
2/27 Fri. L18. Caches, Caches, Caches (PDF) (PPT)
Video
Wilkes, Qureshi et al.
W8 3/2 Mon. L19. High Performance Caches (PDF) (PPT)
Video
Wilkes, Qureshi et al.
3/4 Wed. L20. Virtual Memory
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
Section 5.4 in P&H
3/6 Fri. No class (Spring Break) Lab 4 Due
W9 No Class (Spring Break)
W10 3/16 Mon. Recitation 3
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
3/18 Wed. Midterm Review Session
Video
Lab 6 Out HW 4 Due
3/20 Fri. Midterm 1 Lab 5 Due on 3/22 (Sunday)
W11 3/23 Mon. L21. Main Memory
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
Lee et al. HW 5 Out
3/25 Wed. L22. Memory Controllers
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
3/27 Fri. L23. Memory Management (PDF) (PPT)
Video
HW 5 Due on 29th (Sunday)
W12 3/30 Mon. L24. Simulation and Memory Latency Tolerance
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
HW 6 Out
4/1 Wed. L25. Prefetching
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
Mutlu et al. Lab 7 Out
4/3 Fri. L26. More Prefetching and Emerging Memory Technologies
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
Kim et al. Lab 6 Due
W13 4/6 Mon. L27. Multiprocessors
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
Amdahl et al.
4/8 Wed. L28. Memory Consistency and Cache Coherence
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
Lamport et al. HW 6 Due
HW 7 Out
4/10 Fri. L29. Cache Coherence
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
Papamarcos et al.
W14 4/13 Mon. L30. In-Memory Processing
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
4/15 Wed. L31. Predictable Performance
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
Lab 8 Out
4/17 Fri. Spring Carnival Can submit Lab 7 until 5/1
W15 4/20 Mon. L32. Heterogeneous Systems
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
4/22 Wed. Midterm Review Session
Video
4/24 Fri. Midterm 2
W16 4/27 Mon. L33. Interconnection Networks
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
4/29 Wed. Q&A Session HW 7 Due (4/30)
5/1 Fri. Final Review Session
(PDF) (PPT)
Video
Lab 8 Extra Credit
W17 5/5 Tue. Final Exam
5:30-8:30pm
Location: BH A51
schedule.txt · Last modified: 2015/05/04 18:30 by jeremie