6.172 | Fall 2018 | Undergraduate
Performance Engineering of Software Systems
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Lecture 6: Multicore Programming

Description: This lecture covers modern multi-core processors, the need to utilize parallel programming for high performance, and how Cilk abstracts processor cores, handles synchronization and communication protocols, and performs provably efficient load balancing.

Instructor: Julian Shun

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