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Implementation of Finite Lattices in VLSI for Fault-State Encoding in High-Speed Networks

  • Andreas C. Döring
  • Gunther Lustig
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1800)

Abstract

In this paper the propagation of information about fault states and its implementation in high-speed networks is discussed. The algebraic concept of a lattice (partial ordered set with supremum and infimum) is used to describe the necessary operation. It turns out that popular algorithms can be handled this way. Using the properties of lattices efficient implementation options can be found.

Keywords

Fault State Fault Region Boolean Lattice Finite Lattice Bottom Element 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andreas C. Döring
    • 1
  • Gunther Lustig
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für Technische InformatikMedizinische Universität zu LübeckLübeckGermany

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