CSE 3341: Principles of Programming Languages
Students: primarily for upper-level undergraduates; also graduate students (as 5341)
Instructor: Michael Bond
Grader: Miaojun Yao
Formal languages and grammars; recursive descent parsing; data types, expressions, control structures, parameter passing;
compilers and interpreters; memory management; functional programming principles; concurrency and parallelism
Topics, Slides, Readings, Assignments, and Schedule
Piazza (Discussion Board)
When and Where
Tuesdays and Thursdays,
Stillman Hall 245
Instructor's office hours (DL 697):
Office hours updated for final exam week and beyond.
See Piazza for details.
Tuesdays 11:00–12:00 and Fridays 11:00–12:00, or
(to make an appointment, e-mail Mike and include your availability: days and times)
When visiting office hours, or if you have a scheduled appointment,
please alert Mike to your presence as soon as you arrive by knocking or saying hi, even if he's meeting
someone else at that time.
Grader's office hours (Caldwell 420): Wednesdays 4:00–5:00 and Thursdays 11:30–12:30,
or by appointment
(to make an appointment, e-mail the grader and include your availability: days and times)
On University holidays, instructor and grader office hours are canceled.
The SIGPLAN Education Board recently
senior undergraduates should learn about the principles of PLs.
Two other answers to the "why" question:
Many thanks to Nasko Rountev for his course materials,
and to Nasko Rountev and Neelam Soundarajan for advice and feedback.