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Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8/31:
9/1:
L1 - Course Mechanics and Binary Representation
9/2:
R1
9/3:
L2 - Intro to Assembly and RISC-V
Lab 1 (Basic Assembly) out
9/4:
R2
9/7:
Holiday
9/8:
L3 - Compiling Code Into Assembly 1
9/9:
R3
9/10:
L4 - Compiling Code Into Assembly 2
Lab 2 (Procedures in Assembly) out
9/11:
R4
9/14:
9/15:
L5 - Digital Abstraction
9/16:
R5
9/17:
L6 - Boolean Algebra
Lab 1 due
9/18:
R6
9/21:
9/22:
L7 - CMOS
9/23:
R7
Lab 1 checkoff due
9/24:
L8 - Combinational Devices, Intro to Minispec
Lab 2 due
Lab 3 (Combinational) out
9/25:
R8
9/28:
9/29:
L9 - Advanced Minispec and Combinational Design Tradeoffs
Quiz 1 Review: 7:30-9:30PM
9/30:
R8B - Quiz Review
Lab 2 checkoff due
10/1:
No Lecture
Lab 4 (ALU) out
Quiz 1: 7:30-9:30PM
10/2:
R9
10/5:
10/6:
L10 - Sequential Circuits and Finite State Machines
10/7:
R10
10/8:
L11 - Implementing Sequential Circuits in Minispec
Lab 3 due
10/9:
R11
10/12:
Holiday
10/13:
Monday Schedule
10/14:
R11B
Lab 3 checkoff due
10/15:
L12 - Arithmetic Pipelines
Lab 4 due
Lab 5 (Sequential Circuits) out
10/16:
R12
10/19:
10/20:
L13 - Design Tradeoffs
10/21:
R13
Lab 4 checkoff due
10/22:
L14 - Single Cycle Processor
Lab 6 (Processor Implementation) out
10/23:
R14
10/26:
10/27:
L15 - Memory Hierarchy
10/28:
R15
10/29:
L16 - Caches
Lab 5 due
Lab 7 (Caches) out
10/30:
L16
11/2:
11/3:
L17 - OS
11/4:
R17
11/5:
L18 - Virtual Memory
11/6:
R18
Lab 5 checkoff due
Lab 6 due
Sunday 11/8:
Quiz 2 Review: 7:30-9:30PM
11/9:
11/10:
Quiz 2: 7:30-9:30PM
11/11:
Holiday
11/12:
L19 - Pipelined Processors 1
11/13:
R19
11/16:
11/17:
L20 - Pipelined Processors 2
Design project out
11/18:
R20
Lab 6 checkoff due
Drop Date
11/19:
L21 - Synchronization
11/20:
R21
11/23:
Vacation
11/24:
Vacation
11/25:
Vacation
11/26:
Vacation
11/27:
Vacation
Sunday 11/29:
Lab 7 due
11/30:
12/1:
L22 - Cache Coherence
Quiz 3 Review: 7:30-9:30PM
12/2:
R22 - Quiz Review
Lab 7 checkoff due
12/3:
L23 - Modern Processor Architecture
Quiz 3: 7:30-9:30PM
12/4:
No Recitation
12/7:
12/8:
No Lecture
12/9:
No Recitation
Last Day of Classes Design Project due
12/10:
12/11: