CS640 - Advanced
Compilers - Fall 2011
This course examines:
- Code analysis for
- Code generation
algorithms for sequential and parallel machines,
- Algorithms for
instruction scheduling and register allocation,
- Other selected topics
from the current literature.
Prerequisites: CS540 and CS583.
- The material is available in either of the following textbooks:
Principles, Techniques, and Tools, A. Aho, M. Lam, R. Sethi and J. Ullman, 2007
(also known as the "dragon" book).
NOTE: The earlier edition is not an adequate reference for this material.
Engineering a Compiler, Cooper, Torczon.
There will also be technical papers to read
- Schedule and Slides
- Web sites of interest
- Other texts of
- Building an
Optimizing Compiler Morgan, Robert. Digital Press, 1998
- High Performance
Compilers for Parallel Computing. M. Wolfe, Addison-Wesley, 1996.
- Advanced Compiler
Design and Implementation, S. Muchnick,
Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, 1997.
Compilers for Modern Architectures, R. Allen and K. Kennedy, Morgan
Kaufmann Publishers, 2003.
- Modern Compiler
Implementation in C, A. Appel, Cambridge University