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Textbooks Fall 2013

Course Number Unique ID  Instructor Textbook
C S 380D
Distributed System
54075 L. Alvisi Distributed Computing: Fundamentals, Simulations, and Advanced Topics (2nd Ed.), H. Attiya and J. Welch.
C S 383C
Numerical Analysis: Linear Algebra
54081 G. Biros Numerical Linear Algebra, L. N. Trefethen and D. Bau, SIAM
C S 384G
Computer Graphics
54085 D. Fussel 3D Computer Graphics (3rd edition), Alan Watt
C S 386C
Dependable Computing Systems
54090 A. Mok Real-Time Systems, Jane W.S. Liu

Real-Time Systems: Scheduling, Analysis, and Verification, Albert Cheng

Distributed Computing: Fundamentals, Simulations, and Advanced Topics, Hagit Attiya and Jennifer Welch

Distributed Systems (2nd edition), S. Mullender
C S 386L
Programming Languages
54095 W Cook Types and Programming Languages, Benjamin C. Pierce
C S 386W
Wireless Networking
54105 L. Qiu Mobile Communications, Jochen Schiller

Wireless Communications: Principles and Practice by Theodore S. Rappaport, Prentice Hall

802.11 Wireless Networks: The Definitive Guide, Matthew Gast
C S 388P
Parallel Algorithms
54110 V. Ramachandran Introduction to Parallel Algorithms, Joseph JaJa
C S 392F
Feature-oriented programming
54123 D. Batory Category Theory for Computer Scientists, B. Pierce
C S 393R
Autonomous Robots
54125 P. Stone Probabilistic Robotics, Sebastian Thrun, Wolfram Burgard, Dieter Fox
C S 394N
Neural Networks
54130 R Miikkulainen Neural Networks and Learning Machines (3rd edition), Haykin, S.

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