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Elektro- och informationsteknik

Lunds Tekniska Högskola | Lunds universitet

EITF20 Datorarkitektur

Kursmaterial

2019/2020


Course Litterature

Course Book: 

Literature

Articles:

John L. Hennessy, David A. Patterson, 2019:

"A New Golden Age for Computer Architecture"

Jeff Dean, David Patterson, and Cliff Young, 2018:

"A New Golden Age in Computer Architecture: Empowering the Machine-Learning Revolution"

Jason Patterson, 2016:

"Modern Microprocessors - A 90 Minute Guide

John Bayko, 2003:

"Great Microprocessors of the Past and Present"

Course Work

Labs:

Lab assignments/manual (Labs 1-4)

Software tools:

http://dark.eit.lth.se/

MipsIT software bundle (for home practice; needs Windows 7 or below)

MIPS Lab Environment Reference

Exercises:

Exercises (Optional) 
Case Study Solutions + Errata sheet

Additional Material

General:

Glossary

Acronyms

MIPS Instructions Reference

MIPS Instruction set summary

Papers:

Mark Horowitz, 2014, Computing's energy problem (and what we can do about it)

R. E. Smith, 1988, A Historical Overview of Computer Architecture

R. M. Tomasulo, 1967, An Efficient Algorithm for Exploiting Multiple Arithmetic Units

Gordon E. Moore, 1965, Cramming more components onto integrated circuits

Previous Exams

Take note that these are just provided for practice. There is no guarantee that your exam will have the same questions. What is certain is that the exam will be based on the course lectures, exercises, and labs.

The focus of the exam is to check your deep understanding of the material, rather than to test your ability to memorize things.

Ancient stuff!

test exam

2000-03-07

2003-12-17

2004-12-15

Recent stuff:

Final Exam 2016

Final Exam 2017

Final Exam 2018

 

 

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