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.
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.