Credit 3U/4G. Design and analysis of high performance uniprocessors. topics
include arithmetic: multiplication, division, shifting; processor: pipelining,
multiple function units. instructure sets; memory: caches, modules; virtual
machines.Same as CS 466.
Prerequisite: CS 366 or ECE 366
Textbooks: "Computer Architecture: A Quantitative Approach," Hennessy and Patterson, 1996.