Coursebooks

IC design II

EE-330

Lecturer(s) :

Schmid Alexandre

Language:

English

Summary

IC Design II presents the fundamentals of digital integrated circuit design. The methods and techniques aiming at the fabrication and development of digital integrated circuits are reviewed, the major design style pertaining to digital logic and memory are presented.

Content

Logic design
Process technology and integration
Layout and design rules
Physical design
Delay and power
Interconnects
Static logic
Dynamic logic
Sequential logic
Subsystems (logic, arithmetic)
Memory

Keywords

Digital logic, integrated circuit, VLSI

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

EE-102 Systèmes logiques (introduction to digital logic), or

EE-110 Systèmes logiques (Introduction to digital logic)

Recommended courses

EE-320 IC Design I (introduction to analog integrated circuits)

EE-208 Microcontrollers and digital systems, or

MICRO-210 Microcontrollers

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Class lectures and exercises

Assessment methods

Written exam

Resources

Bibliography

Introduction to VLSI Systems: A Logic, Circuit, and System Perspective, M.-B. Lin, CRC Press, 2012

Ressources en bibliothèque
Moodle Link

Prerequisite for

EE-490(b) Lab in EDA based design

VLSI and advanced VLSI classes

In the programs

    • Semester
       Spring
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      IC design II
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Passerelle HES - EL, 2019-2020, Spring semester
    • Semester
       Spring
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      IC design II
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

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