Course pages 2015–16

# Computer Design

## Course Handout

For parts 1 and 2 of the course, people in Cambridge may download
the **lecture
notes as a PDF**.
Please observe the copyright notice. Please note that lectures 5 and
6 are missing since they are a work in progress as the ECAD+Arch
laboratory sessions are finalised.

Lecture 5 on RISC-V is
available: **lecture
5 handout as a PDF**

Lecture 6 on YARVI is
available: **lecture
6 handout as a PDF**

Part 3 is also available in PDF as **lecture
notes** and **slides**

## Supervision Exercises

For parts 1 and 2 of the course, the supervision exercises are included in the handout near the back
but can also be found
here: **PDF of the
exercises parts 1 and 2**

Part 3 supervision exercises are available here: **PDF**

## Laboratories

There are laboratory sessions associated with this course called ECAD+Arch. Sign-up for these at the first Computer Design lecture.

## Additional Material

Simon made a mistake during lecture 12 and skipped over the last few slides by accident. To remedy the situation, he has provided a video recording of the missing bit of the lecture which is available on YouTube: Last part of Lecture 12 video

You can find out more about the Fermi GPU microarchitecture from Nvidia both on the Wikipedia page, and from this whitepaper.