Lecture1 - Beginning C for Engineers Spring 2008 Lecture 1...

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Beginning C for Engineers Spring 2008 Lecture 1
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1/13/2008 csci 1190 2 A Glimpse of the Syllabus Course Policies
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1/13/2008 csci 1190 3 Computer • What computers do? - perform computation - make logical decisions • Can we trust it? errors security
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1/13/2008 csci 1190 4 Computer Organization Basic virtual logical units Von Neumann Model Memory: low capacity warehouse Input: receiving section Control Unit: administrative section Output: shipping section Processing Unit: manufacturing section
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1/13/2008 csci 1190 5 Computer Hardware: devices that comprise a computer Keyboard Screen Mouse Processing unit, ... Software: programs that run on a computer
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1/13/2008 csci 1190 6 Computer Programs Sets of instructions that guide the computer Operating System: -Unix -Windows Program can control robots
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csci 1190 7 Computer Programs Series of commands to a controller These commands can: Perform some action Manipulate memory
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