Introduction to Digital Computers - Spring 2001


Dr. Guy Even
Office Hour: Wednesday 11-12 (Room 116, Elec. Eng.-Labs Building, best to coordinate meeting by email)

Zvika Brakerski
Office Hour: Thursday 11-12, Room 106, Elec. Eng.-Labs Building

place & time

Mondays 10-12, Room 238, Wolfson
Thursdays 09-11, Room 238, Wolfson

Mid-Term Exam: May 8th, 8-10
Final Exam: June 20.
Moed Beit: August 27.

syllabus & schedule

Schedule (postscript version here)

e-mail distribution list

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Please use this channel for topics related to the course (questions about material from the class or from homework). I will do my best to reply quickly.

course material

Course material is posted as Postscript files.

books and related lecture notes

  1. Lecture Notes: Dr. Ami Litman's Lecture Notes in Logic Design, CS Dept., Technion.
  2. Computer Architecture: complexity and correctness or the older book by the same authors titled ``The Complexity of Simple Computer Architectures''.
  3. Computer Architecture: A Quantitative Approach, Second Edition John L. Hennessy and David A. Patterson.
  4. Additional Resources for Computer Architecture: A Quantitative Approach, Second Edition. Contains simulators, lecture slides from various universities, and more.
  5. WWW Computer Architecture Home Page contains a list of books, publications, and various activities in Computer Architecture

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