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Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 1
Correct as at 22 Jul 2018 05:00

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Module Title : Parallel Computing
Module Description : The aim of this module is to provide an introduction to the field of parallel computing with hands-on parallel programming experience on real parallel machines. The module is divided into four parts: parallel computation models and parallelism, parallel architectures, parallel algorithm design and programming, and new parallel computing models. Topics includes: theory of parallelism and models; shared-memory architectures; distributed-memory architectures; data parallel architectures; interconnection networks, topologies and basic of communication operations; principles of parallel algorithm design; performance and scalability of parallel programs, overview of new parallel computing models such as grid, cloud, GPGPU.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : 01-12-2018 AM
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : CS2100 Computer Organisation or CG2007 Microprocessor Systems or EE2024 Programming for Computer Interfaces
Preclusion : NIL
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 2-1-0-3-4
Remarks : Nil
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