Computer Science 318
An introduction to operating systems. Emphasis is on the fundamentals of how to design and implement an operating system. Topics include operating system structure, processes, threads, synchronizations, concurrent programming, interprocess communications, virtual memory, I/O device management, and file systems.
Monday & Wednesday, 11:00am - 12:20pm, Computer Science Building 104
Monday, 7:30pm - 8:20pm, Computer Science Building 104
Tuesday, 7:30pm - 8:20pm, Computer Science Building 105
Jaswinder P. Singh, Computer Science Building 324, Phone: 8-5329, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Office Hours: Monday, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Colleen Kenny-McGuinley, Computer Science Building 210, Phone: 8-1746, Email: email@example.com
Graduate Teaching Assistants:
|James Heppenstallfirstname.lastname@example.org||Friend 010||Wednesday, 5:00pm - 7:00pm|
|Haochen Liemail@example.com||Friend 010||Thursday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm|
|Samuel Ginzburgfirstname.lastname@example.org||CS 003||Monday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm|
|Ziyang Xuemail@example.com||Friend 010||Tuesday, 4:00pm - 6:00pm|
Undergraduate Teaching Assistants:
|Jackson Neusfirstname.lastname@example.org||Friend 010||Friday, 1:00pm - 3:00pm|
|Lucas Salvadoremail@example.com||Friend 010||Saturday, 2:00pm - 4:00pm|
|Reilly Bovafirstname.lastname@example.org||Friend 010||Sunday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm|
COS 217 & 226 or instructor's permission.
Andrew S. Tanenbaum and Herbert Bos, Modern Operating Systems, 4th edition, Prentice Hall, 2014.
Frank Van Gilluwe, The Undocumented PC : A Programmer's Guide to I/O, CPUs, and Fixed Memory Areas. On reserve in Engineering Library.
Tom Shanley, Protected Mode Software Architecture / MindShare, Inc. On reserve in Engineering Library.
IA-32 Intel Architecture Software Developer's Manual, Volume 3: System Programming Guide.
The main venue for course announcements and questions will be Piazza. Enroll here.
All students need to enable their UNIX accounts. Instructions can be found here.