The Computer Architecture and Organization, Operating Systems, and Compilers are three fundamental pillar courses for both Computer Science and Engineering; and, Electrical and Electronics engineering students. The current course presents a cross-layer view of the three pillars, which help the student appreciate the contributions, interactions and challenges related to each of these pillars from the view of the total systems engineering.
INTENDED AUDIENCE: Undergraduate/Post Graduate students
INDUSTRY SUPPORT: All core computer science and engineering and computer hardware company – Intel, AMD, NVidia, Redhat, etc
2579 students have enrolled already!!
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:
V. Kamakoti is a Professor at Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Madras. He specializes in the area of Computer Architecture and embedded systems, VLSI design and Information Security.
Week 1 : Introduction to Boolean Logic Week 2 : Introduction to Boolean Algebra Week 3 : Introduction to Sequential Logic Week 4 : Machine Language Specification Week 5 : HACK – A Simple Computer Microarchitecture Week 6 : Assembly Language Fundamentals Week 7 : Introduction to Stack Based Virtual Machine Week 8 : Language and Interpreter for Virtual Machines Week 9 : Introduction to JACK – High Level Language Week 10 : Front-end JACK Compiler Week 11 : Back-end JACK Compiler Week 12 : Introduction to Operating Systems
SUGGESTED READING MATERIALS:
1.The Elements of Computing Systems, Noam Nisan and Shimon Schocken, MIT Press, 2008.
Date and Time of Exams: April 27 2019(Saturday). Morning session 9am to 12 noon; Afternoon Session 2pm to 5pm.
Registration url: Announcements will be made when the registration form is open for registrations.
The online registration form has to be filled and the certification exam fee needs to be paid. More details will be made available when the exam registration form is published.
Final score will be calculated as : 25% assignment score + 75% final exam score
25% assignment score is calculated as 25% of average of Best 8 out of 12 assignments
E-Certificate will be given to those who register and write the exam and score greater than or equal to 40% final score. Certificate will have your name, photograph and the score in the final exam with the breakup.It will have the logos of NPTEL and IIT Madras.It will be e-verifiable at nptel.ac.in/noc