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Designing for Xilinx XC6200 FPGAs

  • Reiner W. Hartenstein
  • Michael Herz
  • Frank Gilbert
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1482)

Abstract

With the XC6200 FPGA Xilinx introduced the first commercially available FPGA designed for reconfigurable computing. It has a completely new internal architecture, so new design algorithms and software is needed. Due to the fact that most applications are in the research area, the number of sold units seems to be small. Because of this progress of design tools for this architecture is rather low. This paper discusses the problems, which appear during designing for the XC6200 FPGAs. A dedicated design flow is presented and demonstrated on an example application.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Reiner W. Hartenstein
    • 1
  • Michael Herz
    • 1
  • Frank Gilbert
    • 1
  1. 1.University of KaiserslauternKaiserslauternGermany

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