Posts in category: Design Architecture
By Radu Marculescu
Traditionally, layout area exploration for Systems-on-Chip (SoCs) has considering the computational facets of the matter handy. besides the fact that, because the variety of elements on a unmarried chip and their functionality proceed to extend, the verbal exchange structure performs an enormous function within the quarter, functionality and effort intake of the general procedure. hence, a shift from computation-based to communication-based layout turns into necessary. in the direction of this finish, network-on-chip (NoC) conversation architectures have emerged lately as a promising replacement to classical bus and point-to-point communique architectures.
In this dissertation, we research amazing examine difficulties on the topic of modeling, research and optimization of NoC conversation architectures. extra accurately, we current novel layout methodologies, software program instruments and FPGA prototypes to assist the layout of application-specific NoCs.