M.Tech. VLSI Design & CAD:Low Power CMOS DesignThapar University
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First Semester I
Physics of Semiconductor Devices
IC Fabrication Technology
Digital VLSI Design
CAD Systems Environment
Analog IC Design
Hardware Description Languages
Low Power CMOS Design
Low Power Microelectronics: Retrospect and Prospect, Fundamentals of power dissipation in microelectronic devices, Estimation of power dissipation due to switching, short circuit, sub-threshold leakage, and diode leakage currents.
CMOS Scaling: Scaling for High Performance and Low-Power. Low Voltage Technologies and Circuits: Threshold Voltage Scaling and Control, Multiple Threshold CMOS (MTCMOS), Substrate Bias Controlled Variable Threshold CMOS. Testing Issues: Design and test of low-voltage CMOS circuits.
Circuit And Logic Styles: Power-conscious logic Styles, Adiabatic Logic Circuits. Power Analysis and optimization: Power Analysis Techniques, Power Optimization Techniques, Energy recovery techniques, Software power estimation and optimization Low-Power Memory Circuits and architectures.
Power Conscious high-level synthesis Silicon-on-Insulator Based Technologies.