VL833 Reconfigurable Computing

Course Name: 

VL833 Reconfigurable Computing


M.Tech (VLSI)


Elective (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(2–0–2) 3


Reconfigurable computing systems- Introduction to  fine grained reconfigurable systems such as field programmable gate arrays and coarse grained architectures and technology. Design and implementation - Algorithms and steps (design entry, functional simulation, logic synthesis, technology mapping, place and route, bit stream generation) to implement (map) algorithms to FPGAs. Temporal partitioning; Temporal placement; On-line communication; Designing reconfigurable applications on Xilinx Virtex FPGAs – dynamic reconfiguration of FPGA using Xilinx tools.  Applications of reconfigurable computing - reconfigurable supercomputers, reconfigurable massively parallel computers and application domains such as distributed arithmetic, signal processing, network packet processing, control design, and cryptography


S.Hauck, A. DeHon, Reconfigurable Computing: The Theory and Practice of FPGA-Based Computation, Elsevier, 2008

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Department of E&C, NITK, Surathkal
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