 Announcements
 Feb. 20: Lab 4 is available on
Autolab.
It is due Wed., March 5.
 Feb. 14: There will be NO lecture on Thurs., Feb. 21, since many students
will be wanting to see the presentation by
Bill Gates.
 Feb. 14: Exam #1 has been scheduled for Tuesday evening, Feb. 26.
More information is at the exam page. There WILL be a lecture at the normal class time on Nov. 26.
 Feb. 12: Lab 3 is available on
Autolab.
It is due Wed., Feb. 20.
 Jan. 29: Lab 2 is available on
Autolab.
It is due Tues., Feb. 12. We have prepared a set of
Frequently Asked Questions for this lab.
 Jan. 17: Note the following issues for next week:
 Monday, Jan. 21. No recitations (MLK Day)
 Tuesday, Jan. 22. Lecture will cover Machinelevel Programming I.
 Thursday, Jan. 24. Lecture will cover the rest of the material about integers, and floatingpoint arithmetic
 Jan. 16: Lab 1 is available right now. Here is a description of the lab. You'll find instructions on setting up your autolab account. After this, you will access all lab information via autolab.
 Instructors
 Prof. Randal E. Bryant,
Randy.Bryant@cs.cmu.edu, NSH 4305, x88821.
 Office hours: Fri., 3:004:00
 Prof. David A. Eckhardt,
de0u@andrew.cmu.edu, WeH 3503, x86720
 Office hours: Monday 15:3016:30; Wednesday 16:3017:30; Friday 15:3016:30, or by appointment.
The first Wednesday of each month I will be late due to a faculty meeting.
 TAs
 Tessa Eng,
yeng@andrew.cmu.edu
 Section A, Mondays 10:30am11:20pm, DH 1211
 Office hours: Sundays 4:00pm5:00pm, WeH Cluster
 Owen Yamauchi,
ody@andrew.cmu.edu
 Section B, Mondays 11:30am12:20pm, DH 1211
 Office hours: Wednesdays 5:30pm6:30pm, WeH 3108
 Nate Bauernfeind,
nbauernf@andrew.cmu.edu
 Section C, Mondays 12:30pm1:20pm, DH 1211
 Office hours: Wednesdays 4:30pm5:30pm, WeH 3108
 Brett Simmers,
bsimmers@andrew.cmu.edu
 Section D, Mondays 1:30pm2:20pm, BH 237B
 Office hours: Mondays 4:00pm5:20pm, WeH 3108
 Austin McKinley,
amckinle@andrew.cmu.edu
 Section E, Mondays 2:30pm3:20pm, PH A22
 Office hours: Tuesdays 5:00pm6:00pm, WeH 3108
 Lawrence Tan,
kltan@andrew.cmu.edu
 Section F, Mondays 9:30am10:20am, PH 226C
 Office hours: Wednesdays 3:30pm4:30pm, WeH 3108
 Pratyusa Manadhata,
pratyus@cs.cmu.edu
 Section G, Mondays 11:30am12:20pm, PH A22
 Office hours: Tuesdays 4:00pm5:00pm, WeH 3108
 Allison Naaktgeboren,
pinkrobot@cmu.edu
 Section H, Mondays 1:30pm2:20pm, PH A21
 Office hours: Sundays 3:00pm4:00pm, WeH Cluster
 Course assistants
 Cindy Chemsak, NSH 4303, x87884, cindyc@cs.cmu.edu
 Textbooks
 Randal E. Bryant and David R. O'Hallaron,
Computer Systems: A Programmer's
Perspective, Prentice Hall, 2003.
 Brian W. Kernighan and Dennis M. Ritchie,
The C Programming Language, Second Edition, Prentice Hall, 1988
 Class home page:
http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~213
 Class message board:
Autolab message board
 This is the only message board your instructors will be monitoring.
We will not be using the Andrew or Blackboard message boards for this course.
