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18-742 Parallel Computer Architecture, Fall 2012

Welcome to 18-742, Parallel Computer Architecture.

Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Time: 4:30PM-6:20PM
Lecture room: Doherty Hall 1112

Oral Exam Sign-up

Please sign up for the Oral Exam here.

Literature Survey Grades

Grades are out of 50. Below is the distribution of grades so that you have an idea of where you are with respect to other students in the course.

Detailed feedback provided via email. Please heed it regardless of what your grade is, and I would suggest especially doing more than heeding the feedback if your score is below 38.


Final Project Report

Final Project Reports are due by December 16th, 2012, 11:59pm.

Project Poster Session

The Project Poster Session will take place on December 14th, 2012, 1-4pm.
Location: Hamerschlag Hall, 1st floor (entrance) hallway.

Oral Exam

Oral exams will take place on December 8th and 9th, 2012.

Literature Survey

Literature Survey presentations will take place on November 26th and 28th, 2012 during class time. Please view the presentation schedule.
Final presentation slides are due by 2pm on the day of the presentation.
The Literature Survey paper (writeup) has been canceled.

Project Milestone 1

Project Milestone 1 presentations will take place on October 26th, 2012 during class time.
Final presentation slides are due by 2pm on October 26th, 2012.

Project Proposals

Project proposals are due on September 25th, 2012. Please view the project statement.

Beginning of Classes

The first class will be on September 5th, 2012. (No classes Aug 27th – Sep 3rd.)


Name E-mail Office Phone Office Hours
Instructor Onur Mutlu Hamerschlag Hall A305 412-268-1186 Wed 2:30-3:30pm
TA HanBin Yoon CIC 4th Floor Mon/Fri 3:15-4:15pm