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Benchmarking a DSP processor
Linköping University, Department of Electrical Engineering.
Linköping University, Department of Electrical Engineering.
2002 (English)Independent thesis Basic level (professional degree)Student thesisAlternative title
Benchmarking av en DSP processor (Swedish)
Abstract [en]

This Master thesis describes the benchmarking of a DSP processor. Benchmarking means measuring the performance in some way. In this report, we have focused on the number of instruction cycles needed to execute certain algorithms. The algorithms we have used in the benchmark are all very common in signal processing today.

The results we have reached in this thesis have been compared to benchmarks for other processors, performed by Berkeley Design Technology, Inc.

The algorithms were programmed in assembly code and then executed on the instruction set simulator. After that, we proposed changes to the instruction set, with the aim to reduce the execution time for the algorithms.

The results from the benchmark show that our processor is at the same level as the ones tested by BDTI. Probably would a more experienced programmer be able to reduce the cycle count even more, especially for some of the more complex benchmarks.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Institutionen för systemteknik , 2002. , 160 p.
Series
LiTH-ISY-Ex, 3261
Keyword [en]
Datorteknik, Benchmarking, DSP processor, digital signal processing, algorithm kernels, DSP
Keyword [sv]
Datorteknik
National Category
Computer Engineering
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-1491OAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-1491DiVA: diva2:18815
Uppsok
teknik
Available from: 2002-12-09 Created: 2002-12-09

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