EEL6735: Computer System Design 3
Prerequisite:  EEL 4713 Digital Computer Architecture or equivalent This course addresses various topics in computer design including maximizing processor performance, concepts and techniques for design of computer systems, processor design, instruction set architecture design and implementation, memory hierarchy, pipelined processors, bus bandwidth, processor/memory interconnections, cache memory, virtual memory, advanced I/O systems, performance evaluation. Advanced concepts, such as grid computing, are also covered.