An Impact of the Nanoscale Network-on-Chip Topology on the Transmission Delay

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Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 160)


The article presents simulation results of the topology impact on the transmission delay in Network-on-Chip models. Four topologies have been simulated and compared - ring, star, mesh and torus. It has been proven that transmission delay depends on the network topology - the lowest value was obtained for torus topology while ring topology is the worst. Moreover topologies have been compared using mean distance between the nodes as a routing metric.


network topology Network-on-Chip delay analysis 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Computer Science and Information SystemsWest Pomeranian University of TechnologySzczecinPoland

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