Control Unit Synthesis

  • Jean-Pierre DeschampsEmail author
  • Elena Valderrama
  • Lluís Terés


This chapter is dedicated to control units. Some of the studied aspects are command encoding, hierarchical control, variable-latency operations, sequencers and microprograms.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean-Pierre Deschamps
    • 1
    Email author
  • Elena Valderrama
    • 2
  • Lluís Terés
    • 3
  1. 1.TarragonaSpain
  2. 2.Escola d’EnginyeriaCampus de la UABBellaterraSpain
  3. 3.Institute of Microelectronics of BarcelonaCampus de la UABBellaterraSpain

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