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EVE, an Object Oriented SIMD Library

  • Joel Falcou
  • Jocelyn Sérot
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3038)

Abstract

This paper describes eve (Expressive Velocity Engine), an object oriented C++ library designed to ease the process of writing efficient numerical applications using AltiVec, the SIMD extension designed by Apple, Motorola and IBM for PowerPC processors. Compared to the Altivec original C API, eve, offers a significant improvement in terms of expressivity. By relying on template metaprogramming techniques, this is not obtained at the expense of efficiency.

Keywords

Parse Tree Measured Speedup Class Library Vector Operation Expression Template 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Joel Falcou
    • 1
  • Jocelyn Sérot
    • 1
  1. 1.LASMEA, UMR 6602 CNRS/Univ. Blaise PascalClermont-FerrandFrance

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