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Introduction to VLSI Circuits and Systems

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ISBN-10: 0471127043

ISBN-13: 9780471127048

Edition: 2002

Authors: John P. Uyemura

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This volume provides a treatment of VLSI design. It stresses the relationship among high-level system considerations, logic design, and silicon circuitry and fabrication which allows the reader to understand the field as a single composite discipline.
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Book details

List price: $210.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 7/30/2001
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 656
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 3.014
Language: English

John P. Uyemura is Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, late of Georgia Institute of Technology.

Table of Contents
An Overview of VLSI
Complexity and Design
Basic Concepts
Plan of the Book
General References
Silicon Logic
Logic Design with MOSFETs
Ideal Switches and Boolean Operations
MOSFETs as Switches
Basic Logic Gates in CMOS
Complex Logic Gates in CMOS
Transmission Gate Circuits
Clocking and Dataflow Control
Further Reading
Physical Structure of CMOS Integrated Circuits
Integrated Circuit Layers
CMOS Layers
Designing FET Arrays
References for Further Reading
Fabrication of CMOS Integrated Circuits
Overview of Silicon Processing
Material Growth and Deposition
The CMOS Process Flow
Design Rules
Further Reading
Elements of Physical Design
Basic Concepts
Layout of Basic Structures
Cell Concepts
FET Sizing and the Unit Transistor
Physical Design of Logic Gates
Design Hierarchies
References for Further Reading
The Logic-Electronics Interface
Electrical Characteristics of MOSFETs
MOS Physics
nFET Current-Voltage Equations
The FET RC Model
pFET Characteristics
Modeling of Small MOSFETs
References for Further Reading
Electronic Analysis of CMOS Logic Gates
DC Characteristics of the CMOS Inverter
Inverter Switching Characteristics
Power Dissipation
DC Characteristics: NAND and NOR Gates
NAND and NOR Transient Response
Analysis of Complex Logic Gates
Gate Design for Transient Performance
Transmission Gates and Pass Transistors
Comments on SPICE Simulations
References for Further Study
Designing High-Speed CMOS Logic Networks
Gate Delays
Driving Large Capacitive Loads
Logical Effort
BiCMOS Drivers
Books for Further Reading
Advanced Techniques in CMOS Logic Circuits
Mirror Circuits
Tri-State Circuits
Clocked CMOS
Dynamic CMOS Logic Circuits
Dual-Rail Logic Networks
Additional Reading
The Design of VLSI Systems
System Specifications Using Verilog HDL
Basic Concepts
Structural Gate-Level Modeling
Switch-Level Modeling
Design Hierarchies
Behavioral and RTL Modeling
General VLSI System Components
Binary Decoders
Equality Detectors and Comparators
Priority Encoder
Shift and Rotation Operations
D Flip-Flop
The Role of Synthesis
References for Further Study
Arithmetic Circuits in CMOS VLSI
Bit Adder Circuits
Ripple-Carry Adders
Carry Look-Ahead Adders
Other High-Speed Adders
Memories and Programmable Logic
The Static RAM
SRAM Arrays
Dynamic RAMs
ROM Arrays
Logic Arrays
System-Level Physical Design
Large-Scale Physical Design
Interconnect Delay Modeling
Interconnect Scaling
Floorplanning and Routing
Input and Output Circuits
Power Distribution and Consumption
Low-Power Design Considerations
References for Further Study
VLSI Clocking and System Design
Clocked Flip-flops
CMOS Clocking Styles
Pipelined Systems
Clock Generation and Distribution
System Design Considerations
References for Advanced Reading
Reliability and Testing of VLSI Circuits
General Concepts
CMOS Testing
Test Generation Methods