Qualifying Exam

  • Qualifying Exam

    1. Area 1

      • Algorithms
        “Algorithms,” Sanjoy Dasgupta, Christos Papadimitriou, Umesh Vazirani, McGraw-Hill, 2008.
      • Automata
        “Introduction to Automata Theory, Languages, and Computation,” 3rd Ed, J. E. Hopcroft, R. Motwani, and J. D. Ullman, 2007.
    2. Area 2

      • Computer Architecture
        “Computer Organization and Design: The Hardware/Software Interface,” 4th Edition, David A. Patterson & John L. Hennessy, Morgan Kaufmann, 2011.
      • Digital System Design
        “Digital Design,” 4th Edition, Morris Mano and Michael D. Ciletti, Prentice Hall, 2007.
    3. Area 3

      • Operating Systems
        “Operating System Concepts,” 8th Edition., Silberschatz, Galvin, and Gagne, John Wiley & Sons, 2009.
      • Programming Languages
        “Programming Languages Course Notes,” Sungwoo Park, Spring 2009