We present a self-contained and detailed description of the parallel-prefix adder of Ladner and Fischer. Very little background is assumed in digital hardware design. The goal is to understand the rational behind the design of this adder and view the parallel-prefix adder as an outcome of a general method.
|Title of host publication||Theoretical Computer Scienc - Essays in Memory of Shimon Even|
|Number of pages||35|
|ISBN (Print)||3540328807, 9783540328803|
|State||Published - 2006|
|Name||Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)|