Example Code for FIR

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Example Code for FIR

Postby DSPguy » Fri Nov 10, 2017 9:28 am

Hello everybody,
I am new to the field of DSP Processing and I'd like to implement a FIR Filter on the startKIT with the Audio Expansion Board.

Does anyone have an example code which does an FIR Filter? I already calculated the coefficients for it but I am not a programmer so it would be great to see how an implementation could look like. Number of taps doesn't matter for now.

Thanks in advance!

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Postby infiniteimprobability » Mon Nov 13, 2017 4:17 pm

lib_dsp has a fir example in it - https://github.com/xmos/lib_dsp/blob/ma ... _filters.c

FIR tends to get written quite a lot as making it super efficient can depend on how many taps you need (fixing that to say a multiple of 12 is good due to addressing modes). You'll find FIR implementations in lib_src and lib_mic_array too..

Most of these implementations rely on the double load and store (2 x 32 coeffs or data) and loop unrolling to get to approaching 2 cycles per tap. Normally there is a saturate and extract at the end to get back to 32b from the 64b accumulator
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Postby donny33 » Tue Nov 28, 2017 10:32 am

Thank you for the post!

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