This course intoduces the basic concepts of compiler design and implementation. Topics include: lexical analysis, various types of parsers, intermediate and object code generation and code optimization. Material will be presented from an implementation point of view rather than from a formal approach. The impact of language design on compilers will also be examined.

  • Credits: 3
  • Frequency: At least once a year


Requirements and Grading

A compiler project, assignments, 1 or 2 exams, and a final examination.