DSP Processor Fundamentals: Architectures and Features
February 1997, Wiley-IEEE Press
Digital Signal Processing and DSP Systems.
DSP Processors, Embodiments, and Alternatives.
Numeric Representations and Arithmetic.
On-Chip Debugging Facilities.
Power Consumption and Management.
Price and Packaging.
Appendix: Vendor Contact Information.
References and Bibliography.
About the Authors.
Jeffrey C. Bier is a founder of Berkeley Design Technology, Inc., where he is responsible for general and technical management, research, and product development. His experience spans software, hardware, and design tool development for signal processing and control applications in commercial and research environments.
Amit Shoham is a Senior DSP Engineer with Berkeley Design Technology, Inc., where he focuses primarily on benchmarking DSP processor performance and evaluating DSP design tools. Prior to joining BDT, Mr. Shoham was at Silicon Graphics, where he developed diagnostics for digital audio hardware.
Edward A. Lee is a professor in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department at the University of California at Berkeley and a founder of Berkeley Design Technology, Inc. He has been co-director of the Ptolemy project (a system-level design and simulation project) at U. C. Berkeley since its inception in 1990. He is a fellow of the IEEE.