V22.0436 - Prof. Grishman

Lecture 8 - MIPS instruction set; MIPS ALU

[hand out review sheet for mid-term]

Using the MIPS Core Instruction Set (sections 2.1 to 2.6 + 2.9)

MIPS ALU (text, Appendix B.5)

An ALU (arithmetic-logical unit) is a combinational circuit capable of computing a variety of arithmetic and logical functions.

Carry look-ahead: introduction  (text, Appendix B.6)