Über den Autor
Zhanhai Qin received his B.S. degree in computer science and technology from Tsinghua University in 1999, and his Ph.D. degree in computer science and engineering from University of California, San Diego in 2003. He is now working at Synopsys Inc. His research interests include circuit analysis and simulation, signal integrity issues in deep sub-micron VLSI designs.
Sheldon X.-D. Tan received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from Fudan University, Shanghai, China in 1992 and 1995, respectively and his Ph.D. in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Iowa, Iowa City, in 1999. He is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of California, Riverside. His research interests include several aspects of design automation for VLSI integrated circuits -- modeling, analysis and optimization of mixed-signal/RF/analog circuits, high-performance and intelligent embedded systems, signal integrity issues in VLSI physical design, high performance power/ground distribution network design and optimization. Dr. Tan received a Best Paper Award from the 1999 IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference.
Chung-Kuan Cheng received B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from National Taiwan University, and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering and computer sciences from University of California, Berkeley in 1984. He is a Professor in the Computer Science and Engineering Department, University of California, San Diego, and an IEEE fellow. He received the best paper award IEEE Trans. on Computer-Aided Design in 1997, and in 2002 received the NCR excellence in teaching award from the UCSD School of Engineering. His research interests include circuit analysis, physical synthesis, and interconnect optimization.
Introduction.- Basics of Circuit Analysis.- Linear VLSI Circuits.- Moment-Order Reduction.- Fundamental Theory: Generalized Y-Delta Transformation.- Advanced topics on Generalized Y-Delta Transformation.- Application: Model Stabilization.- Application: Realizable Parasitic Reduction.- Analog VLSI Circuits.- Topological Analysis of Passive Networks.- Exact Symbolic Analysis of Analog Circuits Using Determinant Decision Diagrams.- S-Expanded Determinant Decision Diagrams for Symbolic Analysis.- DDD Based Approximation of Symbolic Expressions for Analog Behavioral Modeling.- Hierarchical Symbolic Analysis and Hierarchical Model Order Reduction.