General Information


Course Description

This course will introduce various programming models and techniques for multiprocessors. Students will design, implement, and evaluate parallel algorithms for solving complex problems that demand high computational speed. Topics covered include parallel machine architecture, analysis of parallel algorithms, load balancing, and various parallel algorithms including sorting, searching, linear systems, and image processing.


  • Prof. Peter Yoon
  • Office: MECC 127
  • Phone: (860) 297-2461
  • Email:
  • Office Hours: TR 4:15 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. or by appointment


  • Lecture: M 1:15-3:55 p.m. (MECC 136)