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A general-purpose framework for CAD algorithms

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Rubin, S.M. ; Apple Computer Inc., Cupertino, CA, USA

The demands imposed by large circuits on computer-aided design (CAD) systems are discussed, showing how each can be met. In particular, it is shown how a CAD system can handle many tools, accommodation different design environments, provide a flexible interface, provide user-specified constraints, and be platform independent. A complete system, called the Electric VLSI Design System which exhibits all of these features is described.<>

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Communications Magazine, IEEE  (Volume:29 ,  Issue: 5 )