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Support for fixed-point data types in QGen

Internship
AdaCore
Paris, France or Tallinn, Estonia
Bac + 4/5

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Support for fixed-point data types in QGen

 

Context:

Fixed-point operations are faster (compared to floating-point operations) and more predictable (their results do not depend on the underlying hardware, and their resolution is constant).

The goal of this internship is to extend the existing capabilities of QGen (automatic code generator from Simulink/Stateflow) to support fixed-point data types. The code generation strategy will need to be adapted, and the appropriate run-time support (libraries used by the embedded generated code) will need to be added.

 

Goals:

  • Define and discuss the design

  • Implement and test the chosen solution, and integrate it within the product

    • Code generation

    • Run-time libraries

 

Skills required or Nice to have:

  • Familiarity with one high-level object-oriented programming language (Ada, C++, Java)

  • As a bonus, familiarity with Simulink/Stateflow

  • Ability to learn quickly about new development practices

 

 

Timeframe and location:

  • Time scale flexible, ideally in 2022

  • Duration somewhat flexible, ideally 6 months

  • Location: Paris (France), Tallinn (Estonia)

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