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This course aims to provide an understanding of basic VLSI layout and circuit design principles. In particular, to look at how CAD tools are utilized in designing digital integrated circuits. For more details see the course syllabus. In addition to the syllabus, a course overview is provided for part III students making Options Choices.

Lecture Notes for 2021-2022:

  1. SystemVerilog Hardware Description Language - ...unedited
  2. State Machine Design using SystemVerilog - ...unedited
  3. Gate Matrix Design - ...unedited
  4. Bitslice Design
  5. Pad Ring and Floor Planning

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