Summary: Course Syllabus
COMP 737 -- RealTime Systems
Meeting Place: SN115
Meeting Time: 12:30 -- 1:45, TuTh
Course Web Page: http://www.cs.unc.edu/#anderson/teach/comp737
Powerpoint Transparencies: In the public folder comp737 on my PC, Anderson1cs
Instructor: Prof. Jim Anderson
O#ce Hours: If the class stays small, it will be by appointment: just send me email or stop by.
Goal of the Course: To study issues related to the design and analysis of systems with realtime con
straints. The problem of ensuring such constraints is ultimately a scheduling problem, so much attention
is devoted to such problems. This is a ``must'' course for anyone wanting to do realtimesystems research
in this department.
Text: RealTime Systems, Jane Liu, Prentice Hall, 2000.
We will also use some papers from the literature and a few chapters from other books. These will be
copied for you.
Prerequisites: COMP 530 (Undergrad Operating Systems). In addition, one of the things researchers