Issue No. 03 - May (1981 vol. 7)
P.-Y.R. Ma , TRW Systems Group
A translator system employing a partial compiler, intermediate language, and three-pass code generator is described that produces compact microcode for a class of horizontal microinstruction machines.
translator writing systems, Code compaction, code optimization, high-level language compilers, microcode optimization, microprogramming, portability
T. Lewis and P. Ma, "On the Design of a Microcode Compiler for a Machine-Independent High-Level Language," in IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, vol. 7, no. , pp. 261-274, 1981.