Course: Dedicated Processors
ECTS points: 6 ECTS
Number of classes per week: 3+0+0+3
Lecturers: Prof. Dr. Aristotel Tentov, Asst. Prof. Dr. Danijela Efnusheva
Course Goals (acquired competencies): Acquiring knowledge of different application purpose processors. Design of application purpose processors.
Course Syllabus: Acquiring knowledge of different types of dedicated processors. Fields of application of dedicated processors: multimedia, image processing, digital signal processing, network processing, wired and wireless networks, security and protection of computer systems, cryptography, low-power consumption processing, smart devices, smart home etc. Concepts and techniques for dedicated processors design. Design of instruction set and hardware components for special purpose. Practical aspects of hardware/software co-design in dedicated processors design.
|Panos C. Lekkas||"Network Processors: Architectures, Protocols and Platforms"||McGraw Hill||2003|
|Paolo Ienne, Rainer Leupers||"Customizable Embedded Processors: Design Technologies and Applications"||Elsevier||2007|
|F. Mayer-Lindenberg||"Dedicated Digital Processors: Methods in Hardware/Software Co-Design"||Wiley||2004|