Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Motion Compensated Frame Rate Conversion Using a Specialized Instruction Set Processor

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

4 Author(s)
Beucher, N. ; Dept. of Electr. Eng., Ecole Polytech. de Montreal, Que. ; Belanger, N. ; Savaria, Y. ; Bois, G.

This paper describes an application-specific instruction set for a configurable processor to accelerate motion compensated frame rate conversion (MC-FRC) algorithms based on block motion estimation (BME). The proposed instruction set is generic enough to support many MC-FRC algorithms. The performance gain obtained from this instruction set is described and explained. The new instructions are used to implement two BME algorithms: the full search (FS) algorithm and the one-dimensional full search (ODFS) algorithm. The obtained acceleration factor is about one hundred in the case of the FS algorithm and about forty in the case of ODFS. This paper describes the new instruction set and explains these results by describing more precisely how the acceleration is performed. This paper also shows that the acceleration reached can lead to real-time performance on video streams that have a bandwidth similar to NTSC using processors currently available

Published in:

Signal Processing Systems Design and Implementation, 2006. SIPS '06. IEEE Workshop on

Date of Conference:

2-4 Oct. 2006

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.