September 16, 2010

PhD Thesis: Profile-directed specialisation of custom floating-point hardware

My PhD thesis, “Profile-directed specialisation of custom floating-point hardware” can be found on-line here, along with other associated documentation and publications.

PhD Publications

PhD Thesis, submitted March 2010 Profile-directed specialisation of custom floating-point hardware (PDF)
Ashley W. Brown
Extended paper on topic, 2008 Speculative Reduction of Floating Point Datapaths (Extended paper) (PDF)
Ashley W. Brown, Paul H. J. Kelly, Wayne Luk
HiPEAC Workshop on Reconfigurable Computing 2008, Gothenburg, Sweden Profile-directed speculative optimization of reconfigurable floating point data paths (PDF)
Ashley W. Brown, Paul H. J. Kelly, Wayne Luk
Workshop Presentation (PowerPoint)
Ashley W. Brown
3rd Computer Systems Research Day, London, September 2007 Poster from the 3rd Computer Systems Research Day, Sept 2007
Single-slide talk: 3rd Computer Systems Research Day (PDF)
MPhil to PhD Transfer, June 2007 MPhil to PhD Transfer Report (PDF)
Transfer Presentation (PPT)
HiPEAC Workshop on Reconfigurable Computing 2007, Ghent, Belgium Profiling floating point value ranges for reconfigurable implementation
Ashley W. Brown, Paul H. J. Kelly, Wayne Luk
Workshop Presentation
Ashley W. Brown