(Formerly CS176 )

Multiprocessor Synchronization

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Location: Kassar House, FOX
Meeting Time: J: TTh 1:00-2:20
Exam Group: 10: 12/15/2015 at 2:00 P.M.
Semester: 1 (Fall)
Offered This Year?  Yes
When Offered? Most Years


This course examines the theory and practice of multiprocessor synchronization. Subjects covered include multiprocessor architecture, mutual exclusion, wait-free and lock-free synchronization, spin locks, monitors, load balancing, concurrent data structures, and transactional synchronization.

CRN: 16299