VLSI 5 Days Class Notes

INTRODUCTION TO VLSI

Before the introduction of any integration technology, The first IC was appeared in 1961.



So, An IC is:

IC: A collection of one or more gates fabricated on a silicon chip is called an IC.

The goal of IC designer is;
- To meet the market requirement -->
1. To reduce the cost
2. increasing the functionality
3. satisfying the customer need
4. betting the competition

- it is achieved by?
1. using the next generation IC Technology
2. New design concepts and tools
3. new high level integration.

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