This course is for PhD students, however other students are welcome too.
In this case however contact the dean office for formalities.
lectures: Wednesday, 9:15-11, D1, room 215
some electronic teaching material will be available online, access with a password
In order to pass the course it is necessary to fulfil the following conditions:
pass the final written test
or solve some "take home exam"
The test will check understanding, skills and ability of problem solving.
It will consist of short problems (almost a test question)
that will demand certain creativity.
It is not necessary to remember details of algorithms, protocols, technical manuals, ...
but it will be necessary to understand them.
The lecture has two goals:
learn about general issues in parallel computing,
get some skill for designing efficient algorithms.