David Blaauw

Professor

David Blaauw

Professor

David Blaauw

Professor

University of Michigan
EECS Department
Electrical & Computer Engineering
1301 Beal Ave., 2417C EECS
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Tel: 734 763 4526
Fax: 734 763-4617
Email:

Audio Processor Specifically Targeted for Developing World Applications

Students:

Primary Contact

Zhi Yoong Foo <zhiyoong@umich.edu>

A custom chip for use in a low-cost information dissemination device targeted towards illiterate people in developing regions with 265000 gates, 8 million transistors, 23mm2, low power audio processor with ARM CortexM0, blocks, and a novel 128kB true LRU cache powered by Carbon Zinc batteries with a high level of integration has been developed and is currently undergoing testing and prototyping with an expected total electronic cost of less than $6.