CS 854 Advanced Topics in Computer Systems: Experimental Performance Evaluation

Please follow the "Course Readings and Course Schedule" link to see the assignment information.

People trying to enroll in this course may notice that enrollment is closed. This is because the enrollment limit has been reached. There is a chance that people who have enrolled won't actually be taking the course for credit and I MAY be able to allow one or two extra students (but no promises). So if you want to take the course for credit please show up to the lectures and we'll try to sort things out.


Course Info

Grading (tentative)

Class Participation

Class Participation is an important component of this class. You are expected to have read the papers and be prepared to discuss them in class.

About the Course

Expected Background

These are not strictly required but many of the papers and discussion are likely to revolve around computer systems research so a good background in the following areas are highly recommended.

Course Readings and Course Schedule

Some Resources Used or Talked about In Class

Course Project and Paper

Academic Integrity

Note that students are not generally permitted to submit the same work for credit in multiple classes. For example, if a student has reviewed or presented one of the papers in another seminar class, he or she should avoid reviewing or presenting it again for this class.

The general university policy:

Note for Students with Disabilities

The Office for Persons with Disabilities (OPD), located in Needles Hall, Room 1132, collaborates with all academic departments to arrange appropriate accommodations for students with disabilities without compromising the academic integrity of the curriculum. If you require academic accommodations to lessen the impact of your disability, please register with the OPD at the beginning of each academic term.