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Automatic Building of Real-Time Multicore Systems Based on Simulink Applications

  • Minji Cha
  • Kyong Hoon Kim
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 151)

Abstract

MATLAB/Simulink is commonly used for designing model-based dynamic embedded systems. Throughout Real-Time Workshop toolkits, it can generate C or C++ programs for various target platforms, which is useful to develop embedded systems. However, the current toolkits generate only single programs, so that it does not leverage multicore technology for performance improvement. In this paper, we provide an automatic code generation scheme for multicore real-time systems by inserting user-defined S-Functions for Simulink applications. Therefore, users can easily develop multiple subtasks of a Simulink application on multicore systems. We develop the automatic code generation for RTAI real-time systems and evaluate the performance throughout experiments.

Keywords

Auto-code Multicore Real-Time Simulink RTAI 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Minji Cha
    • 1
  • Kyong Hoon Kim
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of InformaticsGyeongsang National UniversityJinjuSouth Korea

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