Issue No.03 - May/June (1986 vol.6)
T. Curtis , Pacific Missile Test Center
Paul Allison , Pacific Missile Test Center
James Howard , University of California, Santa Barbara
A coordinate rotation algorithm can be used to correct the position of a microcircuit on a laser trimming platform. A software implementation of the algorithm was too slow, however. Special-purpose hardware solved the problem.
T. Curtis, Paul Allison, James Howard, "A Cordic Processor for Laser Trimming", IEEE Micro, vol.6, no. 3, pp. 61-71, May/June 1986, doi:10.1109/MM.1986.304680