By Geert Van der Plas
In the 1st half the AMGIE analog synthesis procedure is defined. AMGIE is the 1st analog synthesis procedure that automates the total layout procedure from requisites all the way down to established structure. it truly is designated to the layout of moderate-complexity circuits. It is dependent upon layout and circuit wisdom kept within the tool's libraries and will be utilized by either beginner and skilled analog designers in addition to system-level designers. the internal workings are defined intimately, with (practical) examples to illustrate how the carried out algorithms and strategies paintings. Experimental effects bought with the AMGIE process are suggested, together with real fabricated and measured circuits.
The moment strategy, i.e. the systematic layout of high-performance analog circuits, is mentioned within the moment a part of the publication. This method is supported via instruments to spice up the productiveness of the clothier. An instance of one of these instrument is Mondriaan, that's precise in the direction of the automated format new release of hugely typical analog blocks. The proposed systematic layout method is then utilized to the layout of high-accuracy current-steering electronic to analog converters (DACs). the whole layout direction is mentioned intimately.
Both complementary ways elevate analog layout productiveness. layout instances of the various layout experiments undertaken are mentioned through the ebook to illustrate this.
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Within the first half the AMGIE analog synthesis process is defined. AMGIE is the 1st analog synthesis method that automates the entire layout procedure from requisites right down to confirmed format. it truly is unique to the layout of moderate-complexity circuits. It is dependent upon layout and circuit wisdom saved within the tool's libraries and will be utilized by either beginner and skilled analog designers in addition to system-level designers.
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This is not true for any other reported previous approach (equation-based or simulation-based), since either the setup time (off-line) in those approaches is much higher or the optimization time (run-time) is much larger. Reported times for those approaches are an order of magnitude larger, in the order of hours. 4. 5), which of course are also the optimization variables in the circuit optimization, is an important factor in the performance of the sizing tool. As shown in [Leyn 98, VdPlas 01], the choice of variables directly controlling the operating-point of all MOS devices is to be preferred over all other input sets.
As it stands now, neither the simulation-based, nor the equation-based approach is a definitive winner in this contest. 2 Layout Generation: Layout Representation & Direct Performance-driven Recently new placement representation forms have been proposed. The placement presentation is the data structure which is used to hold the positions of the cells during placement. A slicing structure is a standard placement representation which finds its origin in digital standard cell placement. It is a hierarchical placement of in turn vertical and horizontal neighboring cells.
The latter allow an automatic synthesis run of the tool. This concludes the design process management features built into the design controller. But the design controller does more than this. It also manages all design data. 11 the design data management of the design controller is shown when a point tool is run, for instance to choose a topology. First of all, the cell library, technology library and the database of the cell under design (CUD) are accessed by the design controller and all appropriate design data is retrieved.
A Computer-Aided Design and Synthesis Environment for Analog Integrated Circuits by Geert Van der Plas