CS 6120

CS 6120

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

This is a hands-on course about implementing programming languages. It covers intermediate representations, classic optimization, runtime systems, and more advanced techniques such as parallelization, just-in-time compilation, and garbage collection. Course work consists of reading and discussing both classic and modern research papers and implementation projects based on the LLVM compiler infrastructure.

When Offered Fall.

Permission Note Enrollment limited to: graduate students. 
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: CS 4120 or CS 5120.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 21254 CS 6120   LEC 002

    • MW Online Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Sampson, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Restricted to PhD and MS students only. All others should add themselves to the waitlist during add/drop. Please see http://www.cs.cornell.edu/courseinfo/enrollment for more information.