code CS441
credit_hours 3
title Compilers
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prequisites CS321, CS445
credit hours 3
Description/Outcomes Introduction to language translation. Language translation phases. Lexical analysis. Syntactic analysis: Formal definition of grammars BNF and EBNF Context-free-grammars. Bottom-up vs. top-down parsing tabular vs. recursive-descent parsers error handling. Run-time Environment. Code generation. Code Optimization.
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objectives 1. Specify what is language translation and its phases.
2. Do Lexical and Syntactic analysis.
3. Interpret context-free grammars.
4. Understand the overall structure of a compiler, and
5. Learn significant details about a number of important techniques commonly used in compilers construction.
6. Understand code generation and optimization
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ref. books Aho, Sethi, Ullman, Compilers: Principles, Techniques and Tools, Addison Wesley.
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textbook Appel, A. and Ginsberg, M., Modern Compiler Implementation in C, Cambridge Univ. Press.
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objective set
content set
course file 4_CS441__NOT_OFFERED_THIS_SEMESTER.pdf
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