After the successful completion of this course, the students will be aware of
1. Modern architecture issues,
2. Multicore processors
3. Modern memory systems
4. Software-hardware co-design
5. non-von Neumann aarchitectures.
Course Content (Syllabus)
Review of the infrastucture organization, functioning and performance of computers. Central Proccessing Unit. Modern proccessors, multicore processors. Software-Hardware co-design. Non-von Neumann architectures. Use of Hardware Description Languages (HDLs) in modern architecture studies.
Computer Architecture, Central Proccessing Unit, multicore processors, Software-Hardware co-design, non-von Neumann architecture