An Exploration into RISC Design Philosophy as a Contemporary Computer Architectural Trend

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Betsy Miller Smith (Creator)
The University of North Carolina at Pembroke (UNCP )
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Abstract: This thesis is an exploration into the current RISC design philosophy through literary research and program analysis. The project is composed of four parts -Part I: Thoughts on RISC Design Philosophy; Part II: Analysis of Software Simulation as a Research Tool; Part III: Formal Design of Software Simulator; and Part IV; Pascal Simulator Computer Program. The four parts together illustrate the basic ideas behind this architectural trend.

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Honors Project
Chancellor's Scholars Program
Language: English
Date: 1985
RISC design, architecture, Pascal Simiulator

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