Digital Electronics – Number Systems – Complement Representation

Explains the complement representation of binary number system, like 1’s complement and 2’s complement, more importantly why 2’s complement is preferred over 1’s complement for the area-efficient design, especially for the ALUs.

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Sivakumar P R is the Founder and CEO of Maven Silicon. He is responsible for the company's vision, business, and technology. Sivakumar is a seasoned engineering professional who has worked in various fields, including electrical engineering, academia, and semiconductors for more than 25 years. Before founding Maven Silicon, he worked in the top EDA companies Synopsys, Cadence and Siemens EDA as a verification consultant.