Artifact Details

Title

NASA - DSP Engine II

Catalog Number

102651962

Type

Still Image

Date

1991 ca.

Publisher

SETI Institute; NASA Ames Research Center; Silicon Engines, Inc.

Identifying Numbers

Other number AC92-0088

Dimensions

10 x 8 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a color image of an enlarged IC chip showing transistors and connectors. Below the IC is the Silicon Engines, Inc. company logo and the title "DSP Engine II copyright 1991". Written on the off white label in the center on the verso side of image is "SETI DSP Engine II - Designed for the prime [sic] factor algorithm fast fourier transform. It has about 250,000 transistors, is implemented in 1 micron CMOS, and operates at 100 MFLOPS.". Written on verso side of image at the bottom right corner is "AC92-0088".

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph; Macrophotograph; Photomicrograph

Subject

SETI Institute; NASA Ames Research Center; Silicon Engines Inc.

Credit

Gift of the SETI Institute

Lot Number

X3180.2005