A General-purpose Vision Processor with 160x80 Pixel-Parallel SIMD Processor Array

Computer vision applications demand high computational power, due to the large amount of raw image data required to be processed at real-time speeds. Low- and medium-level image processing algorithms are characterized by a high degree of data parallelism and computational locality, i.e. every value in the result image is a function of the original pixel value and its bounded neighbourhood. In this paper, the authors present a vision processor, which incorporates a 160

Provided by: Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers Topic: Hardware Date Added: Nov 2013 Format: PDF

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