Pelgrom Consult

Designing with variability

Topics:
- introduction in statistics
- causes of deterministic and statistical errors,
- Model for statitical mismcth of semiconductor devices
- examples, technology generation
- effect on circuits
- calculation of bandgap circuits etc.

- estimation, translation to circuit behavior and yield.

- electrical offsets
- lithographic errors
- stress
- metal effects
- WPE, NBTI etc.
- lay-out techniques addressing these errors,

Specifics
Target groupmicro-electronics professionals
PrerequisiteOne year of design experience
Achieved levelPractical guidelines for working with the material
Lecture hours12 hour
HomeworkOn request
Supporting materialBinder with slides
final test
CostOn request

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