DS1PIS - Integrated Circuit and System Design

Course specification
Course title Integrated Circuit and System Design
Acronym DS1PIS
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Electronics
Type of study doctoral studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ESPB 9.0 Status elective
      Condition Introduction to Integrated Circuit Design Introduction to VLSI system design
      The goal Introduction to actual problems and methodologies of complex IC and SoC design.
      The outcome Students had the knowledge and ability to design a complex IC or a SoC.
      Contents of lectures Actual techniques, complexity and economical aspects of integrated circuit and system design. Layout of mixed IC (different power supply, noise analysis, crosstalk). System on Chip: SoC vs. ASIC design, SoC design methodology, libraries of IP blocks, HDL vs. System C design, design for testability, design verification.
      Contents of exercises none
      1. Chandrakasan, Robert W. Brodersen, "Low-Power CMOS Design", Wiley-IEEE Press , 2001, ISBN: 0-7803-3429-9; (Original title)
      2. R. Jacob Baker, "CMOS, Mixed-Signal Circuit Design", Wiley-IEEE Press, 2002, ISBN: 0-471-22754-4; (Original title)
      3. Vojin Oklobdzija, V. Stojanovic, D. Markovic, N. Nedovic, "Digital System Clocking: High-Performance & Low-Power Aspects", Wiley&Sons, 2003, ISBN: 047127447X; (Original title)
      4. Michael Cilleti, "Advanced Digital Design with the Verilog(TM) HDL", Pearson Addison Wesley, 2002, ISBN: 130891614; (Original title)
      5. David A. Hodges, Horace G. Jackson, Resve Saleh, "ANALYSIS AND DESIGN OF DIGITAL INTEGRATED CIRCUITS", Third Edition, McGraw-Hill, 2003, ISBN: 0-07-118164-4; (Original title)
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
      Methods of teaching Lectures and individual student's work on the projects.
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
      Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 0
      Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 30
      Projects 70
      Colloquia 0
      Seminars 0