Efficient Implementation of the Singular Value Decomposition on a Reconfigurable System

  • Christophe Bobda
  • Klaus Danne
  • André Linarth
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2778)


We present a new implementation of the singular value decomposition (SVD) on a reconfigurable system made upon a Pentium processor and a FPGA-board plugged on a PCI slot of the PC. A maximum performance of the SVD is obtained by an efficient distribution of the data and the computation across the FPGA resource. Using the reconfiguration capability of the FPGA help us implement many operators on the same device.


Processing Element Reconfigurable System FPGA Resource FPGA Board Column Pair 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christophe Bobda
    • 1
  • Klaus Danne
    • 1
  • André Linarth
    • 1
  1. 1.Heinz Nixdorf InstitutePaderborn UniversityPaderbornGermany

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