A floating-point unit (FPU, colloquially a math coprocessor) is a part of a computer system specially designed to carry out operations on floatingâ€¦Â (More)

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2011

Highly Cited

2011

- Sameh Galal, Mark Horowitz
- IEEE Transactions on Computers
- 2011

Energy-efficient computation is critical if we are going to continue to scale performance in power-limited systems. For floatingâ€¦Â (More)

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2011

2011

- Maarten Boersma, Michael Kroener, Christophe Layer, Petra Leber, Silvia M. MÃ¼ller, Kerstin Schelm
- 2011 IEEE 20th Symposium on Computer Arithmetic
- 2011

The binary Floating-Point Unit (FPU) of the POWER7 processor is a 5.5 cycle Fused Multiply-Add (FMA) design, fully compliant withâ€¦Â (More)

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2009

2009

- Yee Jern Chong, Sri Parameswaran
- IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design ofâ€¦
- 2009

While application-specific instruction-set processors (ASIPs) have allowed designers to create processors with customâ€¦Â (More)

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2007

2007

- Son Dao Trong, Martin S. Schmookler, Eric M. Schwarz, Michael Kroener
- 18th IEEE Symposium on Computer Arithmetic (ARITHâ€¦
- 2007

The floating point unit of the next generation PowerPC is detailed. It has been tested at over 5 GHz. The design supports anâ€¦Â (More)

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2007

2007

- Yee Jern Chong, Sri Parameswaran
- 2007 Design, Automation & Test in Europeâ€¦
- 2007

This paper describes the creation of custom floating point units (FPUs) for Application Specific Instruction Set Processorsâ€¦Â (More)

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2004

2004

- Guenter Gerwig, Holger Wetter, +4 authors Michael Kroener
- IBM Journal of Research and Development
- 2004

z990 floatingpoint unit G. Gerwig H. Wetter E. M. Schwarz J. Haess C. A. Krygowski B. M. Fleischer M. Kroener The floating-pointâ€¦Â (More)

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2003

Highly Cited

2003

- Jian Liang, Russell Tessier, Oskar Mencer
- FCCM
- 2003

Floating point units form an important component of many reconfigurable computing applications. The creation of floating pointâ€¦Â (More)

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2001

2001

- Christoph Berg, Christian Jacobi
- CHARME
- 2001

We report on the formal verification of the floating point unit used in the VAMP processor. The FPU is fully IEEE compliant, andâ€¦Â (More)

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1999

1999

- Eric M. Schwarz, Christopher A. Krygowski
- IBM Journal of Research and Development
- 1999

The floating-point unit of the IBM S/390 G5 Parallel Enterprise Server represents a milestone in S/390 floating-point computationâ€¦Â (More)

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1990

1990

- Shawn McCloud, Donnie Anderson, +4 authors Eric Quintana
- ICCD
- 1990

The 68040 Floating Point Unit (FPU) combines three independent state machines, two data paths and over 100,ooO transistors toâ€¦Â (More)

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