Parallel Hardware Design in B

  • Stefan Hallerstede
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2651)

Abstract

We present the design of a parallel synchronous hardware component from a purely functional description of its behaviour. Starting from an abstract specification of a linear time-invariant (LTI) system in Event-B a pipelined implementation is developed. The presented approach is applicable to LTI systems that can be represented as linear constant-coefficient difference equations.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stefan Hallerstede
    • 1
  1. 1.KeesDAGièresFrance

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