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Principles and Structures of FPGAs

Editors: Amano, Hideharu (Ed.)

  • Presents comprehensive coverage of the history, fundamental knowledge, architectures, device technologies, CAD technologies, design tools, application examples, and future trends of FPGAs
  • Provides complete introductions to FPGAs for beginners
  • Includes advanced techniques for engineers and researchers in the field of FPGAs
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About this book

This comprehensive textbook on the field programmable gate array (FPGA) covers its history, fundamental knowledge, architectures, device technologies, computer-aided design technologies, design tools, examples of application, and future trends. Programmable logic devices represented by FPGAs have been rapidly developed in recent years and have become key electronic devices used in most IT products. This book provides both complete introductions suitable for students and beginners, and high-level techniques useful for engineers and researchers in this field.

Differently developed from usual integrated circuits, the FPGA has unique structures, design methodologies, and application techniques. Allowing programming by users, the device can dramatically reduce the rising cost of development in advanced semiconductor chips. The FPGA is now driving the most advanced semiconductor processes and is an all-in-one platform combining memory, CPUs, and various peripheral interfaces.

This book introduces the FPGA from various aspects for readers of different levels. Novice learners can acquire a fundamental knowledge of the FPGA, including its history, from Chapter 1; the first half of Chapter 2; and Chapter 4. Professionals who are already familiar with the device will gain a deeper understanding of the structures and design methodologies from Chapters 3 and 5. Chapters 6–8 also provide advanced techniques and cutting-edge applications and trends useful for professionals. Although the first parts are mainly suitable for students, the advanced sections of the book will be valuable for professionals in acquiring an in-depth understanding of the FPGA to maximize the performance of the device.


About the authors

Hideharu Amano received a Ph.D in electric engineering from Keio University. He is a professor of Information and Computer Science at Keio University. His research interests include parallel architectures and reconfigurable computing.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Basic Knowledge to Understand FPGAs

    Sueyoshi, Toshinori

    Pages 1-22

  • What Is an FPGA?

    Iida, Masahiro

    Pages 23-45

  • FPGA Structure

    Amagasaki, Motoki (et al.)

    Pages 47-86

  • Design Flow and Design Tools

    Izumi, Tomonori (et al.)

    Pages 87-115

  • Design Methodology

    Iida, Masahiro

    Pages 117-135

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eBook 101,14 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-981-13-0824-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 124,79 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-981-13-0823-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Principles and Structures of FPGAs
Editors
  • Hideharu Amano
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-13-0824-6
DOI
10.1007/978-981-13-0824-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-13-0823-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 231
Number of Illustrations
142 b/w illustrations, 34 illustrations in colour
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