Submicron EDA tools help tackle tough designs

Lipman, Jim
June 1995
EDN;6/8/95, Vol. 40 Issue 12, p44
Trade Publication
Discusses electronic design automation tools for submicron chip design. Interconnect-centric chips; Power-dissipation considerations; Lsim simulation software enhancements from Mentor Graphics; Epic Design Technology's PowerMill; Synopsys' DesignPower; Cooper and Chyan Technology's IC Craftsman software; Mentor Graphics' WorkXpert; UniCAD's UniSolve PCB. INSETS: Looking ahead.;`Signal crafting' to maintain...integrity, by Rod Dudzinsky..


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