Supervisor's Name: Professor Laurie Hendren
Supervisor's Email: hendren [at] cs.mcgill.ca
Supervisor's Website: http://www.sable.mcgill.ca/~hendren
Supervisor's department: Computer Science
Course number: COMP 396 (Computer Science)
Term: Fall 2014-2015
Project start date: September 2, 2014
Project end date: December 4, 2014
The purpose of this project would be to research other new technologies for parallelism and to adapt the benchmark suite to use those technologies.
Can you find a better solution than WebCL?
Interested students should refer to: http://www.sable.mcgill.ca/mclab/projects/ostrich/ .
Prerequisite: 1 term completed at McGill + CGPA of 3.0 or higher; or permission of instructor.
Grading scheme (The final report must be worth at least 50% of final grade): Final Report: 60%; Benchmarks: 20%; Meetings and Milestones: 20%
Project status: This project is open to applicant.
How students can apply / Next steps: Please contact me via e-mail, hendren [at] cs.mcgill.ca
Ethics, safety, and training: Supervisors are responsible for the ethics and safety compliance of undergraduate students. This project involves NEITHER animal subjects, nor human subjects, nor biohazardous substances, nor radioactive materials, nor handling chemicals, nor using lasers.