Computer Sciences Dept.

CS 758 Advanced Topics in Computer Architecture

Programming Current and Future Multicore Processors

Fall 2009 Section 1
Instructor David A. Wood and T. A. Matthew D. Allen
URL: http://www.cs.wisc.edu/~david/courses/cs758/Fall2009/

Offline References

  • David Culler and J. P. Singh with Anoop Gupta, Parallel Computer Architecture: A Hardware/Software Approach, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, 1998. A (too) thorough reference that was the CS 757 text from 1998 to 2004. This tome is a good buy if you are staying in computer architecture.
  • John L. Hennessy and David A. Patterson, Computer Architecture: A Quantitative Approach, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, Third Edition, 2002. Especially Chapter 6 and 8.
  • Mark D. Hill, Norman P. Jouppi, and Gurindar S. Sohi, Readings in Computer Architecture, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, 2000. Especially Chapter 9.
  • G. S. Almasi and A. Gottlieb, Highly Parallel Computing, Benjamin/Cummings, 2nd Ed., 1994.

Online References

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