Siva Sandeep Gundubogula, P.Prasanna Kumar


CORDIC (Coordinate Rotation Digital Computer) is an algorithm for computing transcendental functions like sine, cosine and arctangent. The method can also be easily extended to compute square roots as well as hyperbolic functions. The algorithm works by reducing the calculation into a number of micro-rotations for which the arctangent value is precomputed and loaded in a table. This method reduces the computation to addition, subtraction, compares, and shifts. All functions easily performed by FPGAs. The language used for the designing of CORDIC Processor is Verilog. The software used for the simulation is Xilinx ISE Simulator.


CORDIC Algorithm; FPGA; Rotation transform;


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