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A Methodology for Efficient Estimation of Switching Activity in Sequential Logic Circuits

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3 Author(s)
Monteiro, J. ; Department of EECS, MIT, Cambridge ; Devadas, S. ; Lin, B.

We describe a computationally efficient scheme to approximate average switching activity in sequential circuits which requires the solution of a non-linear system of equations of size N, where the variables correspond to state line probabilities. We show that the approximation method is within 3% of the exact Chapman-Kolmogorov method, but is orders of magnitude faster for large circuits. Previous sequential switching activity estimation methods can have significantly greater inaccuracies.

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Design Automation, 1994. 31st Conference on

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6-10 June 1994

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