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posted in May 2002
Philips design team wins EDAC award
News & Analysis  
5/30/2002   Post a comment
Signal Integrity Sign-Off Verification
Design How-To  
5/6/2002   Post a comment
The proliferation of deep-submicron technology has made the awareness and verification of signal-integrity (SI) issues an important part of chip development. Magma Design Automation's Rajit Chandra offers an overview of SI effects of which you need to be aware throughout the design process.
Integrating Radios Needs Fine-Tuning
Design How-To  
5/1/2002   Post a comment
The integration of RF into single-chip devices is an ongoing challenge. A strategic plan should be developed based on what to integrate and when.
Homegrown Emulation Specs Out Comms IC
Design How-To  
5/1/2002   Post a comment
The most challenging and time-consuming step in the design of any chip is the verification: The more complex the chip, the greater the verification task.
Guidelines for Taking Your Idea to Market
Design How-To  
5/1/2002   Post a comment
So, you've been walking, driving, even showering with this great idea in your head. The time is right to be your own boss and take your idea to market.
Analog Array Boards Microcontroller Chip
News & Analysis  
5/1/2002   Post a comment
Implementing configurable logic blocks on a microcontroller IC is by now an established practice.
Transactions Take Object-based Route
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5/1/2002   Post a comment
Today's system designs are almost always centered on processing complex transactions, but verifying such designs at the level of individual signals, bits and bytes with Verilog or VHDL testbenches is rapidly becoming impractical.


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Glen Chenier

Engineers Solve Analog/Digital Problem, Invent Creative Expletives
Glen Chenier
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An analog engineer and a digital engineer join forces, use their respective skills, and pull a few bunnies out of a hat to troubleshoot a system with which they are completely unfamiliar. ...

Max Maxfield

What's the Best Traveling Toolkit?
Max Maxfield
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A few years ago at a family Christmas party, I won a pocket knife as part of a "Dirty Santa" game. This little scamp was a Buck 730 X-Tract. In addition to an incredibly strong and sharp ...

Rishabh N. Mahajani, High School Senior and Future Engineer

Future Engineers: Don’t 'Trip Up' on Your College Road Trip
Rishabh N. Mahajani, High School Senior and Future Engineer
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A future engineer shares his impressions of a recent tour of top schools and offers advice on making the most of the time-honored tradition of the college road trip.

Larry Desjardin

Engineers Should Study Finance: 5 Reasons Why
Larry Desjardin
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I'm a big proponent of engineers learning financial basics. Why? Because engineers are making decisions all the time, in multiple ways. Having a good financial understanding guides these ...

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