CSCI 447 - Fall 2002
733 Falaki Academic Center, Ext: 5305
Office Hours: MTW 10-12 noon
Final Grades (Posted on January 1)
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Office Hours: UT 5:30 - 8:30 pm
Office Hours: MW 12-4 pm, Room 701 FLAC
Prerequisite: CSCI 325. Offered in fall and spring.
Principles and practices in the design of compilers. Lexical analysis. Syntax analysis, top-down and bottom-up parsing. Syntax-directed translation and syntax trees. Declarations, types, and symbol management. Run-time environments, storage organization, parameter passing, dynamic storage allocation. Intermediate languages and intermediate code generation. Code generation and optimization. Project: students construct a simple compiler that generates unoptimized code.
Kenneth Louden, Compiler Construction: Principles and Practice, PWS publishing company, 1997.
Aho, Sethi, and Ullman, Compilers: Principles, Techniques, and Tools, Addison Wesley, 1988.
To present a practical approach to the subject of compiler construction.
To cover the components of a compiler and how they fit together.
To automate the generation of compiler components using Lex and Yacc.
Get Adobe Acrobat Reader. All downloadable files are in PDF format.
Data types and type checking.
Flex and Bison
Midterm Exam: Saturday, November 16, 11 am, Room 612 FLAC
Final Exam: Friday, December 27, 5 pm, Room 810 FLAC
Written assignments and quizzes: 15%
Programming assignments: 30%
Midterm Exam: 20% or 25%
Final Exam : 35% or 30%
Last Updated: January 1st, 2003, by Dr. Muhamed Mudawar