CS273: Foundations of Parallel and Distributed Systems
Office hours (tentative): Tu: 3:30-4:30, Wed: 1-2.
Fundamental theoretical issues in designing parallel algorithms and
architectures and topics in distributed networks. Shared memory models
of parallel computation. Parallel algorithms. Fundamentals of routing
for general networks. Load Balancing and Contention resolution.
Algorithms for object location in distributed networks.
Game theoretic aspects of distributed agents.
Revised problem set is up. (April 6th, 2005). New due date is April
15. Even that is flexible.
Lecture Notes and/or (required) readings.
Templates and instructions for scribe notes are located here.
Some lecture references.
Previous year's website.