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EL5473 Introduction to Vlsi System Design

Credits: 3.00

This course covers CMOS processing technology, MOS transistor theory, static/dynamic circuit and logic design techniques, circuit performance estimation, standard cells and gate arrays, clocking strategies, input/output structures, datapath, memory and control logic design. Advanced VLSI CAD tools are used for schematic capture, layout, timing analysis and simulations for functionality and performance.

Prerequisite: Senior or Graduate status, CS 2204 & EE 3114 or equivalent.