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Title: Fixed-point square roots
Authors: Gan, Woon-Seng
Seth, Abhishek.
Keywords: DRNTU::Engineering::Electrical and electronic engineering
Issue Date: 2012
Source: Seth, A., & Gan, W. S. (2012). Fixed-point square roots . 2012 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 1725-1728.
Abstract: Square root (SQRT) is a common arithmetic operation used in many DSP algorithms. In this paper, we evaluate square rooting methods suitable for implementation on fixed-point (FxP) DSP processors with a fast multiplying unit. The finite wordlength effect on the square rooting methods is highlighted, and it is shown that the theoretically derived convergence rate for the Newton-Raphson (NR) based square rooting methods are not suitable for FxP processor. Also, the most efficient methods for 8-bit and 16-bit FxP processors are identified.
URI: https://hdl.handle.net/10356/84761
http://hdl.handle.net/10220/13408
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICASSP.2012.6288231
Rights: © 2012 IEEE.
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