Issue No. 03 - May/June (1986 vol. 6)
Paul Allison , Pacific Missile Test Center
James Howard , University of California, Santa Barbara
T. Curtis , Pacific Missile Test Center
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.
Paul Allison, James Howard, T. Curtis, "A Cordic Processor for Laser Trimming", IEEE Micro, vol. 6, no. , pp. 61-71, May/June 1986, doi:10.1109/MM.1986.304680