Accession Number:

ADA465877

Title:

Comparative Performance Analysis of Parallel Beamformers

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FLORIDA UNIV GAINESVILLE DEPT OF ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING

Report Date:

1999-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

Advancements in beamforming algorithms are exceeding the computation and communication capabilities of traditional sonar array systems. Implementing parallel beamforming algorithms in situ on distributed array systems holds the potential to provide increased performance and fault tolerance at a lower cost. This paper compares three parallel algorithms for distributed arrays in terms of execution throughput, result latency, scaled speedup, and parallel efficiency.

Subject Categories:

  • Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE