ECE Course Syllabus
ECE6276 Course Syllabus
DSP Hardware Systems Design (2-3-3)
- Technical Interest
- Digital Signal Processing,VLSI Systems and Digital Design
- ECE 4270
- Catalog Description
- A study of theory and practice in the design and implementation of DSP algorithms on programmable processors, multiprocessors, and ASICs.
- Meyer-Baese, Uwe, Digital Signal Processing with Field Programmable Gate Arrays (3rd edition), Springer-Verlag, 2007. ISBN 9783540726128 (required)
SPIs are a subset of the abilities a student will be able to demonstrate upon successfully completing the course.
- Topical Outline
[6 hrs] Introduction to Programmable DSPs Skillikorn's taxonomy and classification Architectures of DSP Examples of DSPs Memory architectures External interface units [9 hrs] Data Path Design for DSP SISC architectures Reservation tables and optimization Pipeline control Synchronous data path design and retiming Arithmetic circuits for DSP Multiprocessor scheduling theory [3 hrs] Video signal processors [9 hrs] DSP ASIC design and VHDL Introduction to VHDL VHDL Language Fundamentals Structuring a Design Modeling DSP data and control path in VHDL [6 hrs] DSP Chip Synthesis Design recommendations Compilation and coding issues Joint simulation and synthesis issues [9 hrs] Synthesis Examples FIR filter chip design FFT filter chip design DSP processor design [3 hrs] Exams
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