Rethinking Instruction-Set Design for Energy-Efficient Computing


Although the RISC revolution improved the regularity of instruction sets, and improvements in manufacturing moved floating-point arithmetic operations from software to co-processors to processor cores, the basic semantics of arithmetic operations have remained largely unchanged since the origins of the microprocessor. We have been exploring the possibility… (More)


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@inproceedings{Butera2011RethinkingID, title={Rethinking Instruction-Set Design for Energy-Efficient Computing}, author={Jeff Butera and Sol Lutze and David G. Wonnacott}, year={2011} }