CSP-based object-oriented description and simulation of a reconfigurable adaptive beamforming architecture using the OODRA workbench
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- Wernimont, T.L., Hwang, D.K. & Fuchs, W.K. J VLSI Sign Process Syst Sign Image Video Technol (1990) 2: 159. doi:10.1007/BF00935213
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Application of the Object-Oriented Design of Reliable/Reconfigurable Architectures (OODRA) workbench to the performance simulation of a reconfigurable adaptive digital beamforming architecture is described in this paper. The performance effects due to chip/wafer partitioning and reconfiguration for fault tolerance and yield enhancement are presented. The experiments described illustrate use of the OODRA workbench in architectural-level performance evaluation of algorithm-specific reconfigurable architectures, particularly for signal processing applications.