CENG 316 - Parallel Programming

CENG 316 - Parallel Programming

Course Coordinator: Dr. Fahreddin Şükrü Torun, email: ftorun@ybu.edu.tr

Assistants: Ömer Mintemur email: omermintemur@gmail.com

Hours: 3 hours of lecture per week (Thursday 9:30 – 12:30)

Office hours: Friday 10:30 – 12:00, Tuesday 15:30 – 16:30

Required - Textbook: Peter Pacheco, An Introduction to Parallel Programming.

Welcome! You can find all the information relative to this course on uzem.ybu.edu.tr and some materials linked to the course. Please register to the course page in uzem.ybu.edu.tr.


  • Able to read and write computer programs in C

  • Concurrent programming concepts (threads, synchronization)

  • Computer organization concepts (CPU, memory, cache, network)

In order to get a higher grade from this course it is suggested to pass with BB or better from these courses:

  • CENG103, CENG104, CENG202, CENG305


Please read Chapter 1 of your textbook before coming to class. There may be a quiz at the beginning of the lecture.