# Welcome to Math 583

- Instructor: Kevin Cooper
- Office: Neill 222
- Office Hours: TΘ 2-3
- Phone: 5-4771
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- Prerequisites: We assume only a reasonable undergraduate understanding of mathematics, and a bit of familiarity with programming concepts in C or Fortran.
- Topics: Overview, Message passing, gathers and scatters, data structures for parallel programming, I/O, batch jobs, performance.
- Grading: There will be three small programming assignments worth 25 points each. There will be no tests. In addition, five points will be awarded in each of five randomly chosen weeks for participation in the In Class Exercises.

Assignment 3 is posted.