An educational system of LSI design with free-wares for VDEC

Fumiharu Morisawa, Daisuke Kawakami, Kensuke Tanaka, Hideharu Amano

研究成果: Conference contribution

抄録

VDEC(VLSI Design Education Center), which was developed in 1996, is Japanese low cost prototyping service organization for LSI circuit development. University can use commercial CAD tools through VDEC for designing LSI chips. However, it is difficult to use such commercial CAD tools in the beginners' classes of designing LSI because of complicated license management in VDEC. A lot of universities in Europe and U.S.A exploited free-ware CAD tools in the beginners' classes, since they are simple, lightweight, and easy to use. However, in Japan, such tools cannot be used for design LSI chips for VDEC fabrication. Here, an educational system, which supports designing LSI chips with VDEC using only free-ware CAD tools, is developed. This system uses common free-ware CAD tools: Alliance, Magic, Irsim and Spice3, and in order to interface between them, original tools are implemented. For VDEC implementation, Alliance's technology files and libraries, Magic's technology file, and Irsim's library are prepared. As a verification, an 8bits RISC processor is designed. From the evaluation of execution time, it is shown that this system is able to use in the class of designing LSI by using common PCs.

元の言語English
ホスト出版物のタイトルProceedings - 1999 IEEE International Conference on Microelectronic Systems Education
ホスト出版物のサブタイトルSystems Education in the 21st Century, MSE 1999
出版者Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
ページ61-62
ページ数2
ISBN(電子版)0769503128, 9780769503127
DOI
出版物ステータスPublished - 1999 1 1
イベント1999 IEEE International Conference on Microelectronic Systems Education, MSE 1999 - Arlington, United States
継続期間: 1999 7 191999 7 21

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Other1999 IEEE International Conference on Microelectronic Systems Education, MSE 1999
United States
Arlington
期間99/7/1999/7/21

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educational system
CAD
Education
Computer aided design
LSI circuits
Reduced instruction set computing
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Computer systems
Japan
Fabrication
organization
university
costs
evaluation
management

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Education

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Morisawa, F., Kawakami, D., Tanaka, K., & Amano, H. (1999). An educational system of LSI design with free-wares for VDEC. : Proceedings - 1999 IEEE International Conference on Microelectronic Systems Education: Systems Education in the 21st Century, MSE 1999 (pp. 61-62). [787038] Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1109/MSE.1999.787038

An educational system of LSI design with free-wares for VDEC. / Morisawa, Fumiharu; Kawakami, Daisuke; Tanaka, Kensuke; Amano, Hideharu.

Proceedings - 1999 IEEE International Conference on Microelectronic Systems Education: Systems Education in the 21st Century, MSE 1999. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 1999. p. 61-62 787038.

研究成果: Conference contribution

Morisawa, F, Kawakami, D, Tanaka, K & Amano, H 1999, An educational system of LSI design with free-wares for VDEC. : Proceedings - 1999 IEEE International Conference on Microelectronic Systems Education: Systems Education in the 21st Century, MSE 1999., 787038, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., pp. 61-62, 1999 IEEE International Conference on Microelectronic Systems Education, MSE 1999, Arlington, United States, 99/7/19. https://doi.org/10.1109/MSE.1999.787038
Morisawa F, Kawakami D, Tanaka K, Amano H. An educational system of LSI design with free-wares for VDEC. : Proceedings - 1999 IEEE International Conference on Microelectronic Systems Education: Systems Education in the 21st Century, MSE 1999. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. 1999. p. 61-62. 787038 https://doi.org/10.1109/MSE.1999.787038
Morisawa, Fumiharu ; Kawakami, Daisuke ; Tanaka, Kensuke ; Amano, Hideharu. / An educational system of LSI design with free-wares for VDEC. Proceedings - 1999 IEEE International Conference on Microelectronic Systems Education: Systems Education in the 21st Century, MSE 1999. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 1999. pp. 61-62
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