300views FPGA» more  FPGA 2012»
12 years 6 days ago
Reducing the cost of floating-point mantissa alignment and normalization in FPGAs
In floating-point datapaths synthesized on FPGAs, the shifters that perform mantissa alignment and normalization consume a disproportionate number of LUTs. Shifters are implemente...
Yehdhih Ould Mohammed Moctar, Nithin George, Hadi ...
233views Hardware» more  ASAP 2011»
12 years 4 months ago
Accelerating vision and navigation applications on a customizable platform
—The domain of vision and navigation often includes applications for feature tracking as well as simultaneous localization and mapping (SLAM). As these problems require computati...
Jason Cong, Beayna Grigorian, Glenn Reinman, Marco...
102views more  TE 2010»
12 years 11 months ago
An Undergraduate Course and Laboratory in Digital Signal Processing With Field Programmable Gate Arrays
In this paper, an innovative educational approach to introducing undergraduates to both digital signal processing (DSP) and field programmable gate array (FPGA)-based design in a o...
Uwe Meyer-Bäse, G. Alonzo Vera, Anke Meyer-B&...
387views Hardware» more  ERSA 2009»
13 years 2 months ago
Implementation of the Gauss-Newton Algorithm for Non-linear Least-mean-squares Fitting in FPGA Devices
Abstract-- The paper presents the implementation of nonlinear least-squares regression in a Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) device. The implemented algorithm is very performan...
Andrea Abba, Antonio Manenti, Andrea Suardi, Angel...
147views Hardware» more  ERSA 2009»
13 years 2 months ago
Fault Avoidance in Medium-Grain Reconfigurable Hardware Architectures
Medium-grain reconfigurable hardware (MGRH) architectures represent a hybrid between the versatility of a field programmable gate array (FPGA) and the computational power of a cust...
Kylan Robinson, José G. Delgado-Frias
149views Hardware» more  ERSA 2009»
13 years 2 months ago
Harnessing Human Computation Cycles for the FPGA Placement Problem
Harnessing human computation is an approach to find problem solutions. In this paper, we investigate harnessing this human computation for a Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) p...
Luke Terry, Vladimir Roitch, Shoeb Tufail, Kirit S...
210views Hardware» more  FPL 2010»
13 years 2 months ago
A Compact Transactional Memory Multiprocessor System on FPGA
In this paper we present a rapid prototyping platform on a single Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) with support for software transactional memory. The system is composed only b...
Matteo Pusceddu, Simone Ceccolini, Gianluca Palerm...
217views Hardware» more  ERSA 2010»
13 years 2 months ago
FPGA for Computing the Pixel Purity Index Algorithm on Hyperspectral Images
The pixel purity index algorithm is employed in remote sensing for analyzing hyperspectral images. A single pixel usually covers several different materials, and its observed spect...
Carlos González, Daniel Mozos, Javier Resan...
245views Robotics» more  ICRA 2010»
13 years 3 months ago
2000 fps real-time vision system with high-frame-rate video recording
—This paper introduces a high-speed vision system called IDP Express, which can execute real-time image processing and high frame rate video recording simultaneously. In IDP Expr...
Idaku Ishii, Tetsuro Tatebe, Qingyi Gu, Yuta Moriu...
127views more  INTEGRATION 2008»
13 years 3 months ago
A Viterbi decoder architecture for a standard-agile and reprogrammable transceiver
This paper presents a Viterbi Decoder (VD) architecture for a programmable data transmission system, implemented using a Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) device. This VD has b...
Lucia Bissi, Pisana Placidi, Giuseppe Baruffa, And...