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Design & Test of Computers, IEEE

Issue 1 • Date Feb. 1985

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  • IEEE Design & Test of Computers

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): c1
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  • The Challenge: To Create Multilevel Behavioral Simulation. The Answer: HELIX [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): c2
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  • How to Make a PC Board Fly [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 1
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  • Is LASAR Logic Simulation Best? Take This Test [advertisment]

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 2 - 3
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  • IEEE Computer Society

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 4
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  • Editorial Board

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 5
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  • [Advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 6
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  • 100% VLSI Fault Grading Is No Longer an Imaginary Goal. It's a Reality

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 7
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  • D&T Scene

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 8 - 12
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  • Proceedings: 1983 International Test Conference, October 1983 [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 11
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  • Proceedings: 1984 International Conference on Computer Design, October 1984 [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 12
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  • 1985 IEEE Microprocessor Forum

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 13
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  • Expert for PCB Design [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 14 - 15
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  • Design Automation

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 16 - 17
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  • Shortcut to Success [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 18
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  • The Magic VLSI Layout System

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 19 - 30
    Cited by:  Papers (34)  |  Patents (1)
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    Magic is a new IC layout system that includes several facilities traditionally contained in separate batch-processing programs. Magic incorporates expertise about design rules, connectivity, and routing directly into the layout editor and uses this information to provide several unusual features. They include a continuous design-rule checker that operates in background and maintains an up-to-date ... View full abstract»

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  • Hierarchical Layout Verification

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 31 - 37
    Cited by:  Papers (3)  |  Patents (8)
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    This article presents a hierarchical cell structure that has been Used successfully to improve the performance of Intel's connectivity verifier and design rule checker. A unique algorithm for performing design rule checks efficiently in a hierarchical environment is discussed in detail. To undersize and oversize in a hierarchical environment without disrupting the cell structure, the definition of... View full abstract»

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  • Statistical Fault Analysis

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 38 - 44
    Cited by:  Papers (84)  |  Patents (4)
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    Statistical Fault Analysis, or Stafan, is proposed as an alternative to fault simulation of digital circuits. This method defines Controllabilities and observabilities of circuit nodes as probabilities estimated from signal statistics of fault-free simulation. Special Procedures deal with these quantities at fanout and feedback nodes. The computed probabilities are used to derive unbiased estimate... View full abstract»

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  • The Redesign System: A Knowledge-Based Approach to VLSI CAD

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 45 - 54
    Cited by:  Papers (11)  |  Patents (1)
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    Artificial intelligence techniques offer one possible avenue toward new CAD tools to handle the complexities of VLSI. Redesign is a Prototype knowledge-based system that uses Al techniques to interactively aid in the functional redesign of digital circuits. Given a desired change in the function of a circuit, Redesign combines rule-based knowledge of design tactics with its ability to analyse sign... View full abstract»

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  • Toward a Standard Hardware Description Language

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 55 - 62
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    A hardware description language should be simple, expressive, orthogonal, easy to read, and extendable. It should have associated efficient, user-friendly tools that produce good results, and it should have functional, structural and layout semantics. Zeus satisfies most of these requirements and therefore its features should be included in any HDL proposed as a standard. Zeus and its recent devel... View full abstract»

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  • EDIF: A Mechanism for the Exchange of Design Information

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 63 - 69
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    The need for a standard format for the interchange of electronic design information has become critical. Past efforts to standardize have failed or have only partially succeeded for a variety of reasons. The proponents of four such efforts formed a committee in late 1983 to cull the best from their previous work and propose a unified format as a standard. The Electronic Design Interchange Format, ... View full abstract»

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  • Computer-Aided Design Databases

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 70 - 74
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  • Proceedings: 1984 International Test Conference, October 1984 [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 73
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  • D&T Conferences

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 75 - 79
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  • D&T Standards

    Publication Year: 1985 , Page(s): 80 - 81
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This Periodical ceased production in 2012. The current retitled publication is IEEE Design & Test.

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