Energy-efficient soft error-tolerant digital signal processing

Byonghyo Shim, Naresh R. Shanbhag, Seok Jun Lee

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Abstract

In this paper, we present energy-efficient soft error (SE)-tolerant techniques for digital signal processing (DSP) systems. The proposed technique, referred to as algorithmic soft error-tolerance (ASET), employs an low-complexity estimator of a main DSP block to guarantee reliability in presence of soft errors either in the MDSP or the estimator. For FIR filtering, it is shown that the proposed technique provides robustness to soft error rates of up to P er = 10 -2 in single-event upset (SEU). It is also shown that the proposed techniques provide 40% ∼61% savings in power dissipation over that achieved via triple modula redundancy (TMR) when the desired signal-to-noise ratio SNR des = 25 ∼35 dB.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationConference Record of the Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers
EditorsM.B. Matthews
Pages1493-1497
Number of pages5
Volume2
Publication statusPublished - 2003
Externally publishedYes
EventConference Record of the Thirty-Seventh Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers - Pacific Grove, CA, United States
Duration: 2003 Nov 92003 Nov 12

Other

OtherConference Record of the Thirty-Seventh Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers
CountryUnited States
CityPacific Grove, CA
Period03/11/903/11/12

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Signal Processing
  • Hardware and Architecture

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    Shim, B., Shanbhag, N. R., & Lee, S. J. (2003). Energy-efficient soft error-tolerant digital signal processing. In M. B. Matthews (Ed.), Conference Record of the Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers (Vol. 2, pp. 1493-1497)