@dave: Max, are there any numbers for probability of a rad event on the typical area of an fpga on Earth surface?
I'm sure there are, but I don;t have that Data to hand. One of the bloggers on All Programmable Planet is Adam Taylor in the UK -- he's working on using FPGAs in space -- he'll be giving a talk at Design West also -- he knows all ths istuff
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