Issue No. 01 - January/February (1987 vol. 7)
Kevin McNeley , Purdue University
Veljko Milutinovic , Purdue University
GaAs now allows up to 30K transistors per chip. With such a limitation, can you build a 32-bit CISC on a single GaAs chip? Yes, if you build a reduced instruction set computer and emulate the 32-bit CISC on it.
K. McNeley and V. Milutinovic, "Emulating a Complex Instruction Set Computer with a Reduced Instruction Set Computer," in IEEE Micro, vol. 7, no. , pp. 60-72, 1987.