Lab-1: How does Vitis Ultrasound Library work - 2023.2 English

Vitis Libraries

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2023.2 English

Vitis Ultrasound Library provides three levels of APIs, L1, L2 and L3.

  • The APIs in L1 are 2 sets, tool box APIs and All in AIE APIs (naming with kernel_*).
  • The APIs in L2 are 2 sets, tool box Graphs and All in AIE Graphs (naming with graph_*).
  • The APIs in L1/L2 support x86sim/aiesim flow and are oriented to module-level design that test in L2/tests.
  • Meanwhile, L2 cases of tool box (apodization/delay/focusing/image-points/interpolator/samples/_sa) also support board-level acceleratins.
  • The APIs in L3 are based on Vitis flow and are designed for board-level accelerations.
  • There are 4 L3 cases. Scanline_AllinAIE is developed with All in AIE method. PW/SA/Scanline are developed with tool box method.