Designing for Dynamic Partially Reconfigurable FPGAS with Systemc and OSSS

  • Andreas Schallenberg
  • Wolfgang Nebel
  • Frank Oppenheimer


This paper presents a new approach to design embedded systems based on dynamic partial reconfigurable FPGAs. The approach is intended to allow designing of systems with runtime reconfiguration without explicit specification by the designer. The design entry point is the HDL OSSS, a SystemC extension allowing for synthesizable object orientation and polymorphism.


Embedded Systems HDL Object Orientation SystemC OSSS 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andreas Schallenberg
    • 1
  • Wolfgang Nebel
    • 1
  • Frank Oppenheimer
    • 2
  1. 1.Carl von Ossietzky University OldenburgOldenburg
  2. 2.OFFIS InstituteOldenburg

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