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    • Balancing Fairness and Efficiency in Tiered Storage Systems using Bottleneck-Aware Allocation 

      Varman, Peter J.; Wang, Hui (2014-02)
      Multi-tiered storage made up of heterogeneous devices are raising new challenges in allocating throughput fairly among concurrent clients. The fundamental problem is finding an appropriate balance between fairness to the ...
    • A Bandwidth-Efficient Architecture for Media Processing 

      Rixner, Scott; Dally, William J.; Kapasi, Ujval J.; Khailany, Brucek; Lopez-Lagunas, Abelardo; Mattson, Peter; Owens, John D. (1998-11-20)
      Media applications are characterized by large amounts of available parallelism, little data reuse, and a high computation to memory access ratio. While these characteristics are poorly matched to conventional microprocessor ...
    • Baseband Architecture Design for Future Wireless Base-Station Receivers 

      Rajagopal, Sridhar (2000-05-20)
      This thesis demonstrates designing efficient algorithms and architectures to meet the real-time requirements of future wireless base-station receivers. Next generation receivers require orders-of-magnitude performance ...
    • Baseband Signal Compression in Wireless Base Stations 

      Vosoughi, Aida; Wu, Michael; Cavallaro, Joseph R. (2012-12-01)
      To comply with the evolving wireless standards, base stations must provide greater data rates over the serial data link between base station processor and RF unit. This link is especially important in distributed antenna ...
    • Basics of information processing 

      Johnson, Don (2002-01-20)
      Basic probability theory, statistical signal processing and information theory, and inter-relationships among these disciplines form the foundations of a theory of information processing. Examples are drawn from point-process ...
    • Bayesian Blind PARAFAC Recievers forDS-CDMA Systems 

      de Baynast, Alexandre; Declercq, David; De Lathauwer, Lieven; Aazhang, Behnaam (2003-10-01)
      In this paper an original Bayesian approach for blind detec-tion for Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) Systems in presence of spatial diversity at the receiver is developed. In the noiseless context, the blind ...
    • A Bayesian Multiscale Approach to Joint Image Restoration and Edge Detection 

      Wan, Yi; Nowak, Robert David (1999-07-20)
      This paper presents a novel wavelet-based method for simultaneous image restoration and edge detection. The Bayesian framework developed here is general enough to treat a wide class of linear inverse problems involving ...
    • Bayesian Tree-Structured Image Modeling 

      Romberg, Justin; Choi, Hyeokho; Baraniuk, Richard G. (2000-04-01)
      Wavelet-domain hidden Markov models have proven to be useful tools for statistical signal and image processing. The hidden Markov tree (HMT) model captures the key features of the joint statistics of the wavelet coefficients ...
    • Bayesian Tree-Structured Image Modeling using Wavelet-domain Hidden Markov Models 

      Romberg, Justin; Choi, Hyeokho; Baraniuk, Richard G. (2001-07-01)
      Wavelet-domain hidden Markov models have proven to be useful tools for statistical signal and image processing. The hidden Markov tree (HMT) model captures the key features of the joint probability density of the wavelet ...
    • Bayesian Tree-Structured Image Modeling using Wavelet-domain Hidden Markov Models 

      Romberg, Justin; Choi, Hyeokho; Baraniuk, Richard G. (1999-07-20)
      Wavelet-domain hidden Markov models have proven to be useful tools for statistical signal and image processing. The hidden Markov tree (HMT) model captures the key features of the joint probability density of the wavelet ...
    • Bayesian Wavelet Domain Image Modeling using Hidden Markov Trees 

      Romberg, Justin; Choi, Hyeokho; Baraniuk, Richard G. (1999-10-01)
      Wavelet-domain hidden Markov models have proven to be useful tools for statiscal signal and image processing. The hidden Markov tree (HMT) model captures the key features o teh join statistics of the wavelet coefficients ...
    • Beamformer Design with Feedback Rate Constraints : Criteria and Constructions 

      Mukkavilli, Krishna Kiran; Sabharwal, Ashutosh; Erkip, Elza; Aazhang, Behnaam (2003-07-20)
      In this work, we provide a geometrical framework for the analysis and design of beamformer codebooks with finite number of beamformer vectors. We present a design criterion for good beamfomer codebooks and show the equivalence ...
    • Benefits of DSP Extra-curricular Activities: A Look at the Texas Instruments DSP and Analog Challenge 

      Robinson, Torrence; Peleg, Nimrod; Rhodes, Jacob; Frantz, Patrick (2002-05-20)
      This paper describes the benefits associated with student and faculty participation in DSP design-related activities that fall outside of the usual university course requirements. It will also describe industry's role in ...
    • BER of optical communication system using fiber source 

      Nguyen, Lim; Aazhang, Behnaam; Young, James F. (1995-11-20)
      We analyze the bit-error rate (BER) of an optical communication system using the superfluorescent fiber source (SFS). The counting statistics of thermal light give improved performance relative to the Gaussian statistics ...
    • Beyond Time Frequency Analysis: Energy Densities in One and Many Dimensions 

      Baraniuk, Richard G. (1994-04-01)
      Given a unitary operator <i>A</i> representing a physical quantity of interest, we employ concepts from group representation theory to define two natural signal energy densities for <i>A</i>. The first is invariant to ...
    • Beyond Time Frequency Analysis: Energy Densities in One and Many Dimensions 

      Baraniuk, Richard G. (1998-09-01)
      Given a unitary operator A representing a physical quantity of interest, we employ concepts from group representation theory to define two natural signal energy densities for A. The first is invariant to A and proves ...
    • Bit Interleaved Space-Time Codes 

      Muharemovic, Tarik; Gatherer, Alan; Ebel, Will; Srihosour, Srinath; Hocevar , Dale; Huang, Everest (2001-09-20)
      We develop a new construction criterion for BSPK space-time codes which simultaneously reflects both "coding" and "diversity" advantage. Furthermore, we propose a new method of improving the performance of space-time ...
    • A bit-streaming pipelined multiuser detector for wireless communications 

      Rajagopal, Sridhar; Cavallaro, Joseph R. (2001-05-20)
      This paper presents a bit-streaming, pipelined and reduced complexity architecture to meet real-time requirements for asynchronous multiuser detection in wireless communication CDMA receivers. Typically, asynchronous ...
    • Blind Algorithms for Channel Estimation and Detection in Wireless Handsets 

      Livingston, Frank; Cavallaro, Joseph R. (2000-05-20)
      Multiple access is an important consideration in the design and implementation of wireless communications systems. Code division multiple access (CDMA) is one method for providing multiple access in a wireless system. In ...
    • Blind Crosstalk Cancellation for DMT Systems 

      Ahmed, Nadeem; Warke, Nirmal; Baraniuk, Richard G. (2002-09-01)
      As the deployment of broadband communication systems such as DSL continues to grow, system performance in terms of capacity and error rates is severely limited by crosstalk interference. In order to continue deploying high ...