The last assignment will be due at 10:00 on Monday,
December 20. There will be no lecture or discussion section December 20
or December 21.
Computer Science: An Overview, 8th Edition, by J. Glenn Brookshear,
There is a
homepage for the
textbook, including the simulator.
A list of errata for the textbook can be found here.
The textbook will be supplemented with notes.
Notes and code for Brian Vinter's lecture and exercises (includes the
for code. This can be opened to create 3 directories containing code, by
downloading the file and giving the command "tar -xvvf prototeins.tar".
An ealier version of the notes and exercises, containing links to
The exercises on
protein folding related to Brian Vinter's lecture from 2003 are
supplemented by an
article on American Scientist's
There will be no exam at the end of the course; instead there are
mandatory assignments, of which at least 8 must be completed well and
on time in order to pass the course.