Thunder Bay • Orillia

Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering (TB) - Computer Architecture

Engineering 5231 Computer Architecture
Overview of CISC/RISC microprocessors; performance metrics; instruction set design; microprogramming and hardwired control; cache and virtual memory organizations; protection and sharing; I/O architectures; multithreaded architectures; symmetric multiprocessors, DSP processors, and other parallel computers.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 3-1.5; or 3-1.5