CS 484 - Parallel Programming

Spring 2022

Parallel ProgrammingCS484DSO69486ONL4 -    Lawrence Rauchwerger
Parallel ProgrammingCS484PP360443ONL3 -    Lawrence Rauchwerger
Parallel ProgrammingCS484PP460444ONL3 -    Lawrence Rauchwerger

Official Description

Techniques for the programming of all classes of parallel computers and devices including shared memory and distributed memory multiprocessors, SIMD processors and co-processors, and special purpose devices. Key concepts in parallel programming such as reactive and transformational programming, speculation, speedup, isoefficiency, and load balancing. Synchronization primitives, libraries and languages for parallel programming such as OpenMP and MPI, performance monitoring, program tuning, analysis and programming of numerical and symbolic parallel algorithms. Course Information: 3 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. Prerequisite: CS 241.

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