James Madison University

This is the website for the Spring 2015 offering of CS 630 (Compiler Theory and Implementation) at James Madison University, taught by Mike Lam.

The class meets Tuesday and Thursday in ISAT 243, starting January 12 and ending April 30. Please visit the calendar for a detailed schedule.

Office hours (ISAT 227): M-W 10:00-12:00
T-Th 11:00-12:00

I am also available outside office hours by appointment; if you wish to make an appointment, please check the public calendar on my home page to find a several candidate times that work for you and send me an email.

Please use the links above to navigate the website. Important announcements will be posted on this front page. Other course content will appear on the subpages linked above. Please check this website (especially the front page and calendar) regularly for updates.


  • 01/20 - Fixed a mistake on the calendar regarding the timing of Spring Break.
  • 01/15 - Preliminary office hours have been posted. These are subject to change for the first week or two of class.
  • 01/12 - Welcome to CS 630! Please take time to thoroughly review the class syllabus and familiarize yourself with the course website. Also, please verify that you can log into Canvas.