The Design and Analysis of VLSI Circuits.
Addison-Wesley, MA 1985, reprinted with corrections December 1985; 473 pages, illus., Index, refs.
Condition: Very Good hardcover in Very Good dustjacket.
Keywords: vlsi circuits, circuit design, systolic arrays, CMOS, nMOS, digital VLSI
Thorough book on high-performance nMOS and CMOS digital VLSI circuit design appropriate as a professional reference and as graduate textbook. Written from the perspective of the circuit designer... features a comprehensive presentation of specialized circuit techniques including sense, amplifiers, clock drivers, substrate bias generators, input protection devices, level converters and Schmitt triggers; an examination of the circuit design of large arrays and regular structures, including decoders, RAMs, ROMs, PLOAs, and systolic arrays; chapter on microarchitecture that concentrates on points of synergy between architecture and circuit design; more' (from the jacket).