GME329_CI1 | VLSI Circuit Design
Tuesdays: 2:00PM-5:00PM, CNFM Lab room

COURSE SYLLABUS

Course Textbook
  • “Principles of CMOS VLSI Design: A Systems Perspective” by N. Weste and K. Eshraghian

Course Lectures
  • Lecture 1 | Basic understanding of CMOS transistors

  • Lecture 2 | Implementation of logic gates

  • Lecture 3 | Circut level implementation of logic gates

  • Lecture 4 | Timing characterization of logic gates

  • Lecture 5 | Interconnects & Timing

  • Lecture 6 | Power estimation

  • Lecture 7 | Circuit-level Timing Analysis

  • Lecture 8 | Placement & Routing

  • Lecture 9 | CMOS scaling issues – Process variation

  • Lecture 10 | Low-Power & More than Moore Technologies

Office Hours | Tuesdays: 1:00PM-2:00PM or appointment by email