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Course Postgraduate
Semester Sem. I
Subject Code AVM614
Subject Title Digital VLSI Circuits


Overview of CMOS device fundamentals (DC Characteristics, AC Characteristics,
Processing overview).
CMOS inverters, Static and Dynamic characteristics,Dynamic behavior, transition
time, Propagation Delay, Power Consumption. MOS Circuit Layout & Simulation,
Stick diagrams, Layout design rules, MOS device layout, Transistor layout, Inverter
layout, CMOS-circuits layout Combinational logic, Static MOS, Complementary
MOS, Ratioed logic, Pass Transistor logic, Complex logic circuits, DSL, DCVSL,
Transmission gate logic. Dynamic MOS design, Dynamic logic families and their
performance. MOS Memory design, Design of ROM, SRAM and DRAM cells. and
sequential CMOS logic, Modelling of interconnect wires. Optimization of designs
with respect to cost, reliability, performance, and power dissipation. Sequential
circuits:-timing considerations, and clocking approaches. Design of large system
blocks, including arithmetic, interconnect, memories, and programmable logic arrays
Design Technology: Introduction to Hardware Description Language Layout
Generation and Verification: Behavioral, Structural, Physical level

Text Books

Same as Reference


CMOS VLSI design: A circuits and systems perspective, Neil H.E. Weste, David Money Harris, Addison-Wesley(Pearson)
2. J.M. Rabaey, A. Chandrakasan and B. Nikolic, Digital Integrated Circuits- A Design Perspective, 2nd ed., PHI, 2003
3. CMOS digital integrated circuits: Analysis and design, Sung-Mo Kang, Yusuf Lablebici, TATA McGraw-Hill

4. Analysis &Design of Digital Integrated Circuits by David A. Hodges, Horace G. Jackson, R. Saleh, McGraw Hill.
5. CMOS Logic Circuit Design by Uyemera, Springer India Pvt. Ltd. New Delhi.
6. Theoretical foundation of VLSI design, edited by K. McEvoy, J.V. Tucker, Cambridge University Press
7. VLSI Physical design automation: Theory and Practice, Sadiq M. Sait, Habib Youssef, World Scientific Publishing
8. VLSI Circuit Layout: theory and design, Edited by T.C Hu, Ernest S. Kuh, IEEE Press
9. VLSI design: A Practical guide for FPGA and ASIC implementation, Vikram Arkalgud Chandrasetty, Springer
10. VLSI design techniques for Analog and Digital circuits, Randall L. Geiger, Phillip E. Allen, Noel R. Strader, McGraw- Hill Publishing company
11. IEEE Journals on VLSI, Circuits and Systems