Patents by Inventor Yuan C. Chou

Yuan C. Chou has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20040133766
    Abstract: One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that dynamically allocates physical registers in a windowed processor architecture. The system includes a physical register file and a register map that maps architectural registers defined within an executing program to physical registers within the physical register file. The system also includes a window allocation mechanism that allocates a new name space for a register window without allocating physical registers for the register window, thereby allowing the physical registers to be dynamically allocated as needed instead of being allocated at window initialization time.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 8, 2003
    Publication date: July 8, 2004
    Inventors: Santosh G. Abraham, Yuan C. Chou