CMSC 411: Computer Architecture

Class Web Page

Welcome to CMSC 411 with Dr. Sam Noh. This page will serve as your source of information throughout your semester. 

CSS 1113 Tu Th 9:30 AM- 10:45 AM

  • Instructor: Dr. Sam Noh
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    • Office Hours:   Monday 10:30-11:30, Thursday 11-12 or by appointment. (AVW3225)
  • Teaching Assistant: Abdel-Hameed A. Badawy 
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    • Office Hours:  Office Hours: M W 2-3 PM or by appointment (AVW1418)

New Stuff

  • Homework #6 is posted. Solutions to all the problems are available now.
  • Homework #5 solutions are available now. Problems 2 and 3 are going to be up on the web by late afternoon.
  • Homework #4 solutions are on the web right now. They are in zipped Jpg format.
  • Homework #5 is now on the web.
  • Midterm 2 Solutions (PDF format)
  • Midterm 2 (Sample midterm) (PDF format)
  • Midterm1 (Sample midterm) (PDF format)
  • Midterm1 (Sample midterm) Solutions. (PDF format)
  • Final Exam (Sample Final) (PDF format)
  • Final Exam (Sample Final) Solutions (PDF format)
  • Midterm1 Solutions (PDF format)
  • Homework #4 is now on the web. I hope you had a nice spring break, watching MD winning :)
  • Link to Term Paper requirements and sources
  • Link to  Computer Science Department Library
  • Link to  Citation Seer. The most powerful citation tracker ever(at least to me :))
  • Notes on H&P from the University of Hawaii and Kent University. 
  • Link to 311 Technical Links 
  • Link to  CMSC411 section 0101


    For several of the things available on this page you will need a postscript interpreter. GSview provides this capability for Windows machines, OS/2, DEC Alpha machines, and UNIX/X11 boxes. 

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