CSCI 447 - Summer 2002
733 Falaki Academic Center, Ext: 5305
Office Hours: MTW 10-12 noon
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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.
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Data types and type checking.
Flex and Bison
Midterm Exam: Sunday, July 7, 12:30 pm, room 508 FLAC
Final Exam: Monday, July 22, 9:00 am, room 508 FLAC
Written assignments and quizzes: 15%
Programming assignments: 30%
Midterm Exam: 20% or 25%
Final Exam : 35% or 30%
Last Updated: Junly 2002, by Dr. Muhamed Mudawar