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Chip Aging Becomes Design Problem

Aug 09, 2018 - Assessing the reliability of a device requires adding more physical factors into the analysis, many of which are interconnected in complex ways

More Sigmas in Auto Chips

Aug 02, 2018 - Increasing robustness levels will require significant changes throughout the entire automotive ecosystem.

Auto Chip Ecosystem Needs Common Language

Aug 02, 2018 - To reach the levels of robustness that autonomous vehicles will require, companies throughout the auto and semiconductor ecosystems are working with an eye toward high-sigma design.

Automotive Is Setting The Goalposts For Next Generation Designs

Jul 24, 2018 - Synopsys customers at DAC 2018 share their experiences how automotive applications are having a tremendous influence on semiconductor design.

Fusion Improves Timing Say Synopsys Users

Jul 03, 2018 - Early-access customers talk about their experiences using Fusion Technology enabled portfolio of tools at DAC 2018.

Near-Threshold Issues Deepen

Jun 14, 2018 - Process variation plus timing are adding to low-power challenges at the most advanced nodes.

Synopsys Speeds PrimeTime with AI

Jun 06, 2018 - Synopsys is bringing artifical intelligence to it's PrimeTime signoff tool.

FPGAs Becoming More SoC-Like

Jun 4, 2018 - Lines blur as processors are added into traditional FPGAs, and programmability is added into ASICs.

Progress And Chaos On Road To Autonomy

Jun 3, 2018 - Development of autonomous vehicle technology is happening everywhere, but not as quickly as the hype would suggest.

Is 5 nm Testing the Same or Different

Apr 11, 2018 - What test methodologies and technologies must be applied to detect all manufacturing defects present in new process nodes such as 5 nm and beyond? If not captured at silicon test ...