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Future trends in SoC interconnect. / Furber, Stephen; Bainbridge, John.

2005 International Symposium on System-on-Chip, Proceedings. Vol. 2005 2005. p. 183-186 1595673.

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Furber, S & Bainbridge, J 2005, Future trends in SoC interconnect. in 2005 International Symposium on System-on-Chip, Proceedings. vol. 2005, 1595673, pp. 183-186, 2005 International Symposium on System-on-Chip, Tampere, Finland, 15/11/05.

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Furber, S., & Bainbridge, J. (2005). Future trends in SoC interconnect. In 2005 International Symposium on System-on-Chip, Proceedings (Vol. 2005, pp. 183-186). [1595673]

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Furber S, Bainbridge J. Future trends in SoC interconnect. In 2005 International Symposium on System-on-Chip, Proceedings. Vol. 2005. 2005. p. 183-186. 1595673

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Furber, Stephen ; Bainbridge, John. / Future trends in SoC interconnect. 2005 International Symposium on System-on-Chip, Proceedings. Vol. 2005 2005. pp. 183-186

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