Problem Set 3, Begin Programming

February 5th, 2007

Problem Set 3 is now available and due Friday 16 February.


February 1st, 2007

No class today.


January 30th, 2007

Today we’ll look at the MIPS simulator and run a few small programs. Lecture 6 slides

Download SPIM

January 30th, 2007

You’ll need the MIPS emulator SPIM for the next problem set. Here are some links:

Addressing Modes

January 25th, 2007

Today we’ll talk about accessing memory and writing assembly code. Lecture 5 slides

Instruction Set

January 23rd, 2007

Today we will begin discussing the MIPS instruction set. Lecture 4 Slides

Problem Set 2 on the Instruction Set

January 23rd, 2007

Problem Set 2 will help you wrestle with the instruction set concepts in the next lectures. These are due before class on Thursday 1 February. Solutions

Read in Chapter 2

January 23rd, 2007

Sections 2.1 through 2.6.

Encoding Information

January 18th, 2007

We’ll talk about encoding information such as letters and numbers using bits. Lecture 3 as PDF.
Update: I corrected the errors in these slides. FP format looks right now.

Read Chapter 1

January 16th, 2007

in COD (our book). Which I’ve just found out isn’t in the bookstore. Ack!