Distributed Systems

Autumn 2015.

Basic Information

Instructors: Time/place:


  1. First class is on Tuesday September 22.


  1. Introduction
  2. Basic Algorithms: Broadcast and Aggregation
  3. Time and clocks
  4. Models: Thinking about communication and computation

Course structure

Final Exam: 75%. Coursework: 25% -- One programming assignment. To be done in Java.

FEEDBACK: Assignment scores and comments explaining deduction of marks. Assignment will be discussed in class. Please use that opportunity to evaluate your understanding.

Last year's web page.

Drps page for the course

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