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Scope: General Monte Carlo Simulation, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence references with bias toward HPC floating point CPU design for scientific computing, computer arithmetic, semiconductor news, hardware, systems research, start ups and excluding Code ( programming), FinTech, and PBC Infrastructure as they are covered on other Pink I tabs.

People:  John GruberO’KelleyGosling, rob , Jeff Dean, Dave Patterson, Jean-Michel Muller , Dick Karp, bwk, Peter Novig, Khan

Net/Aggregators:  Slashdot,   SemiWiki, google researchmicrosoft research, intel research, Oracle Research, nvidia researchNo Excuse ListArs,  CPU World,  Simons Science News, , Medium(technology), redbook, …

News/Periodicals: HPCWire,  The Register,  Tech ReviewThe Inquirer,  IEEE Spectrum,   CACM, AnandTech , ExtremeTech

Conferences:   HotChips, SOSP, STOC, USENIX, ISCA

Open Problems:

  1. Derive the expected Sweet spot roadmap for growth in NIMo FP capacity?
  2. What role does SPARK play in NIMo research?
  3. How much of NIMo can be Open Software?

Bibiography v1.0:

Abelson, H., Sussman, G. J., & Sussman, J. (1996). Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs, 2nd Edition. (T. M. Press, Producer) Retrieved from

Apache. (2017). Apache SPARK. Retrieved from

Beazley, D., & Jones, B. K. (2013). Python Cookbook (Third Edition ed.). CA: O’Reilly Media.

Bos, H., & Tanenbaum, A. S. (2014). Modern Operating Systems: Global Edition. Pearson.

Chambers, J. (2017). The R Project for Statistical Computing. Retrieved from

Codd, E. (1970). A relational model of data for large shared data banks. Communications of the ACM .

DISCOVER. (2006). 25 Greatest Science Books of All Time. Retrieved from

Domingos, P. (2012). A Few Useful Things to Know About Machine Learning. Communications of the ACM .

FROMDEV. (2015). 5 Best Artificial Intellegence Books. Retrieved from

FROMDEV. (2015). 65_ Best Programming Books For Computer Programmers. Retrieved from

GCC Steering Committee. (2017). GCC, the GNU Compiler Collection. Retrieved from

Hellerstein, J. M., & Stonebreaker, M. (2015). Readings in Database Systems (Fifth ed.).

Hennessy, J. L., & Patterson, D. A. (2019). Computer Architecture: A Quantitative Approach (Sixth Edition ed.). Cambridge, Mass: Morgan Kaufmann.

IBM Research. (2017). Artificial Intelligence. Retrieved from IBM Res:

Kernighan, B. W., & Pike, R. (1984). The UNIX Programming Environment. Prentice Hall.

Kernighan, B. W., & Ritchie, D. M. (1988). The C Programming Language. (P. Hall, Producer) Retrieved from Amazon:

Knuth, D. E. (2011). The Art of Computer Programming (Vol. 1 to 4). Addison-Wesley.

Madrigal, A. C. (2010). The Atlantic Tech Canon. Retrieved from The Atlantic:

Oracle. (2017). MySQL. Retrieved from

Russell, S., & Norvig, P. (2014). Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach (Third ed.). Pearson.

Sedgewick, R., & Wayne, K. (2011). Algorithms (Fourth Edition ed.). (P. Education, Ed.)

Stanford University. (2017). CS349D. Retrieved from Cloud Computing:

Stevens, W. R., & Rago, S. A. (2013). Advanced Programming in the Unix Environment (Third ed.). Pearson Education.

Stevens, W. R., Fenner, B., & Rudoff, A. M. (2003). Unix Network Programming (Third ed.). Addison Wesley.

Tanenbaum, A. S., & Wetherall, D. J. (2010). Computer Networks. (fifth, Ed.) Pearson.


Wikipedia. (2017). Internet. Retrieved from Wikipedia:

Zaharia, M. (2014). UCB Thesis. Retrieved from An Architecture for Fast and General Data Processing on Large Clusters:


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