(Formerly CS176 )

Introduction to Multiprocessor Synchronization

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Location: Bldg for Environ Rsch & Teach 130
Meeting Time: J: TTh 1:00-2:20
Exam Group: 10: 12/16/2014, 2:00 pm
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: 15541