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263-2800-00L  Design of Parallel and High-Performance Computing

SemesterAutumn Semester 2017
LecturersT. Hoefler, M. Püschel
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish

Catalogue data

AbstractAdvanced topics in parallel / concurrent programming.
ObjectiveUnderstand concurrency paradigms and models from a higher perspective and acquire skills for designing, structuring and developing possibly large concurrent software systems. Become able to distinguish parallelism in problem space and in machine space. Become familiar with important technical concepts and with concurrency folklore.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits7 credits
ExaminersT. Hoefler, M. Püschel
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is only offered in the session after the course unit. Repetition only possible after re-enrolling.
Mode of examinationwritten 120 minutes
Additional information on mode of examination50% of your grade is determined by project work and 50% is determined by a written exam; the exam is given during the official examination period.
Written aidsKeine
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Learning materials

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263-2800-00 VDesign of Parallel and High-Performance Computing3 hrs
Mon13-16LEE D 101 »
T. Hoefler, M. Püschel
263-2800-00 UDesign of Parallel and High-Performance Computing2 hrs
Thu13-15LEE D 101 »
T. Hoefler, M. Püschel
263-2800-00 ADesign of Parallel and High-Performance Computing
Project Work, no fixed presence required.
1 hrsT. Hoefler, M. Püschel


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