This note explains the following
topics: Historical Perspective and Future Trends in CMOS VLSI Circuit and System
Design, Logical Effort - A way of Designing Fast CMOS Circuits, Power Estimation
and Control in CMOS VLSI circuits, Low Power Design Techniques, Arithmetic
Implementation Strategies for VLSI.
This note explains the following topics: VLSI Design Flow,
Transistor-Level CMOS Logic Design, VLSI Fabrication and Experience CMOS, Gate
Function and Timing, High-Level Digital Functional Blocks, Visualize CMOS
Digital Chip Design.
This note explains the following topics: Verilog coding, Metal
Oxide Seminconductor Field Effect Transistor (MOSFET), Fabrication Process and
Layout Design Rules, Propagation Delays in MOS, Power Disipation in CMOS
Circuits, Semiconductor Memories.
This note covers the following topics:Nano-Scale
VLSI Design Challenges, CMOS Logic, VLSI Subsystem Design,Semiconductor
Memories, Source of Variations, Impact of Variations, Device Degradation,
Architecture of Current SOC Chips, Challenges of 3D Implementations and
This note explains the basic analog
integrated circuit and system design including design space exploration,
performance enhancement strategies, operational amplifiers, references,
integrated filters, and data converters.
covers the following topics: Chip Design Styles, High Level Synthesis, Register
Allocation in High Level Synthesis, VLSI Circuit Issues, Multilevel
Partitioning, Algorithmic Techniques in VLSI CAD, Sequence-pair based floor
planning technique, Quadratic Placement, Classical placement algorithms ,
Simultaneous level partitioning based PDP, General and Channel Routing, Maze and
Line Routing, Global Routing.
Computer Aids for VLSI Design by Steven Rubin presents a broad and
coherent view of the computational tools available to the VLSI designer. This
book contains insights and information that will be valuable both to chip
designers and to tool builders. Topics covered includes: The Characteristics of
Digital Electronic Design, Design Environments, Representation, Synthesis Tools,
Static Analysis Tools, Dynamic Analysis Tools, The Output of Design Aids,
Programmability, Graphics, Human Engineering, Electric.