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FPGA Research At the University of Toronto

University of Toronto has one of the most active FPGA research groups in the world. Comprising at least 5 faculty members and countless graduate students, we perform research in the following areas:   … Continue reading

September 22, 2013 · Leave a comment


16.1  Floor planning Figure 16.3 shows that both interconnect delay and gate delay decrease as we scale down feature sizes—but at different rates. This is because interconnect capacitance tends to a limit of … Continue reading

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Stick diagrams

Stick diagrams can also be used to plan out a circuit. For example, the XOR circuit in section 8. In previous sections, the stick diagram for the NAND, NOR, and … Continue reading

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Standard Cell Development Tutorial

This tutorial will walk through the steps taken when creating your own customized standard cell library. Similar steps will be taken when preparing a custom block (i.e., SRAM) for inclusion … Continue reading

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DAVID JOHNS and KEN MARTIN , Univ. of Toronto ISBN: 0-471-14448-7, 706 Pages, Cloth, 1997   To Order Individual or Sample Copies: In Canada, call 1-800-567-4797 In the USA, call 1-800-225-5945 Description: This … Continue reading

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Getting Started with NI Multisim

To explore some of the main features of this software we’ ll design an IC 20W power amplifier with a LM 1875T. After running the program Multisim opens the default … Continue reading

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MOS Transistors

Yannis Tsividis Learn how MOS transistors work, and how to model them. The understanding provided in this course is essential not only for device modelers, but also for designers of … Continue reading

February 1, 2013 · 2 Comments

Physics of Microfabrication: Front End Processing

Course Features Audio lectures Course Description This course is offered to graduates and focuses on understanding the fundamental principles of the “front-end” processes used in the fabrication of devices for … Continue reading

January 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Control of Manufacturing Processes (SMA 6303)

Course Features Video lectures Demonstration – video Lecture notes Assignments and solutions Exams and solutions Course Description This course explores statistical modeling and control in manufacturing processes. Topics include the … Continue reading

January 28, 2013 · 7 Comments

Submicrometer and Nanometer Technology

Course Features Demonstration – video Course Description This course surveys techniques to fabricate and analyze submicron and nanometer structures, with applications. Optical and electron microscopy is reviewed. Additional topics that … Continue reading

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Integrated System Laboratory C3ISwiss Federal Institute of Technology, EPFL The first question we would like to answer is: what do we mean nowadays for video processing? In the past, more … Continue reading

January 25, 2013 · 3 Comments

E539/439 VLSI Technology & Fabrication (Fall 08)

More: How to access lectures slides? Lecture #1 The chip making process Lecture # 2 CMOS process flow Lecture # 3 Crystal structures Homework-2 Lecture # 4 Crystal growth … Continue reading

January 16, 2013 · 1 Comment

EE 491/694 (or EE 447/547) VLSI Design, Spring 2008

    Associate Professor 134 CAMP Clarkson University PO Box 5720, Potsdam, NY 13699-5720 Phone: 315-268-2127 FAX: 315-268-7600 E-mail: Website Educational Background B.S. Electrical Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology, … Continue reading

January 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

MẠCH LOGIC MỨC MOS (Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor)

1.Phân loại transistor hiệu ứng trường (FET – Field Effect Transistor) Transistor hiệu ứng trường có nhiều loại khác nhau, chúng được phân loại dựa trên cấu tạo và công nghệ … Continue reading

January 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Tutorial:Layout Tutorial2

Layout Tutorial #2: Extraction and LVS In this tutorial you will create the schematic and layout for a NAND gate, and then perform a layout-vs.-schematic (LVS) check to verify the … Continue reading

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