Algorithm design for embedded processors
Reading Assignment: [link]
1. "Trends in embedded-microprocessor design",Schlett, M. IEEE, Computer , Volume: 31 Issue: 8 , Aug. 1998 Page(s): 44 -49
2. "Modeling and Simulation for Application Development on System-On-Chip Architectures" A Bakshi, V Mathur, V K Prasanna, and A Ledeczi (submitted to) 39th Design Automation Conference (DAC '02),June 2002.
3. "32-bit embedded processors: the push for higher performance" Harvey, M. Aerospace and Electronics Conference, 1995. NAECON 1995., Proceedings of the IEEE 1995 National , Volume: 1 , 1995 Page(s): 371 -375 vol.1
1. Explain various performance metrics and possible tradeoffs among them in designing applications for embedded processors.
2. What are the key differences between embedded processors and general purpose processors?
3. Explain modeling and simulation based approach to design of performance algorithms using embedded processors. Can these ideas be used in other domains?