Computer Systems Seminars

Carnegie Mellon University


This seminar series is hosted by the School of Computer Science and the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Carnegie Mellon University. The seminars cover a broad range of topics related to computer systems research. If you would like to be added to the seminar mailing list, please send email to Prof. Todd C. Mowry (who is currently organizing the seminars) at

The seminars are normally held on Mondays from 3:30-5:00pm in Wean Hall 5409, in conjunction with the Programming Systems Seminars. For appointments with the speakers, please send email to Rosie Battenfelder at

Seminar Schedule

September 20th, 1999:
Magnetoresistive RAM (MRAM): A Technology for Computer Systems on a Single Chip, by Prof. Jimmy Zhu, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, CMU.

November 22nd, 1999:
Performance of Commercial Applications on Shared-Memory Multiprocessors, by Kourosh Gharachorloo, Western Research Lab, Compaq Computer Corporation.

November 29th, 1999:
The Future of Wires, by Prof. Mark Horowitz, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Departments, Stanford University.

Seminar schedules from previous years: