MNIT Jaipur Syllabus computer science Topics in Advanced Computing


MNIT Jaipur Syllabus computer science  Topics in Advanced Computing


Topics in Advanced Computing

Fault Tolerant Computing: Fault Tolerance Strategies – Fault detection, masking, containment, location,

reconfiguration, and recovery. Fault Tolerant Design Techniques – Hardware redundancy, software

redundancy, time redundancy, and information redundancy.

Parallel and Distributed Computing: Concepts and issues in parallel and distributed computing.

Concepts and issues in quantum computing, Trusted Computing, Grid Computing

Any other contemporary and relevant issues. GPGPU and Multicore computing.

Text and References:

1. P. Jalote, Fault Tolerance in Distributed Systems,  Prentice-Hall Inc., 1994

2. D. K. Pradhan (editor), Fault-Tolerant Computing, Theory and Techniques, Prentice-Hall, 1998.

3. Los Alamitos, CA, “Fault-tolerant Software Systems: Techniques and Applications”, IEEE

Computer Society Press, 1992.

4. Design and Analysis of Fault Tolerant Digital Systems, Barry W. Johnson, Addison Wesley, 1989

(Chapters 1-5).

5. A.K. Somani and N.H. Vaidya, “Understanding fault-tolerance and reliability,” IEEE Computer,

vol.30, no.4, pp.45-50, Apr. 1997.

6. Research papers and internet resources.



Evolving Architectures

Special, and emerging advanced topics in different areas of Computer Engineering will be covered under

this course.

Text and References:

1. Research reports and papers from journals.

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