Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Alioto, Massimo, author.

Title Flip-flop design in nanometer CMOS : from high speed to low energy / Massimo Alioto, Elio Consoli, Gaetano Palumbo
Published Cham : Springer, [2014]


Description 1 online resource (xv, 260 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Preface; Contents; 1 The Logical Effort Method; 1.1An RC Model for the Delay of Logic Gates; 1.2The Logical Effort Model; 1.3Limitations of the Original Logical Effort Model; 1.4Basic Estimation of Logical Effort Parameters; 1.5Accurate Estimation of Parameters g and p; 1.5.1 Estimation of the Capacitance at Internal Nodes; 1.5.2 Elmore Delay; 1.5.3 Parameter Calibration; 1.5.4 Non-step Input; 1.6Multistage Logic Networks and Delay Minimization; 1.6.1 Path Parameters; 1.6.2 Optimized Design; 1.7Optimum Number of Stages; 1.8Extension of the Model to Non-static Gates
1.8.1 Dynamic and Domino Gates with Keeper1.8.2 Logic with Transmission Gates and Pass-transistors; 1.9Nonlinearities and Need for Iterative Procedures; Appendix: Derivation of Logical Effort with a Transistor Current Source Model; 2 Design in the Energy-Delay Space; 2.1Energy Modeling; 2.2Energy-Delay Space Analysis and Hardware-Intensity; 2.2.1 The Energy-Efficient Curve; 2.2.2 Energy-Delay Metrics and Hardware Intensity; 2.2.3 Voltage Intensity and Generalization of the Sensitivity Criterion; 2.3Energy-Efficient Design of Digital Circuits; 2.3.1 The Role of the Input Capacitance
2.3.2 Derivation of Design Space Bounds2.3.3 Simulation-Based Optimization of Small-Sized Circuits; 2.3.4 Nonlinear and Convex Optimization of Large Size Circuits; 2.4Design of Energy-Efficient Pipelined Systems; 2.4.1 Zyuban and Strenski's Hardware-Voltage Intensity Criteria; 2.4.2 Practical Guidelines to Design Energy-Efficient Pipelines; A.1. Appendix: Convex Optimization; 3 Clocked Storage Elements; 3.1 ... Clocking in Synchronous Digital Systems; 3.2 ... Features of the Clock Signal; 3.3 ... Clocked Storage Elements: Latches, Master -- Slave Flip-Flops and Pulsed Topologies
3.4 ... Timing Parameters of Clocked Storage Elements3.4.1 Setup Time and Hold Time; 3.4.2 The Data Race-Through Issue; 3.4.3 Differences Between Master -- Slave and Pulsed FFs; 3.4.4 Latches; 3.5 ... Clock Uncertainties Absorption and Time Borrowing; 3.6 ... Energy Consumption in Flip-Flops; 3.6.1 Dynamic Energy Dissipation and Techniques for Its Reduction; 3.6.2 Glitches, Short-Circuit and Static Energy Dissipation; 3.7 ... Differential and Dual Edge-Triggered Topologies; 4 Flip-Flop Optimized Design; 4.1 ... A Comprehensive Design Approach; 4.2 ... Definition of Independent Design Variables: Step 1
4.2.1 A Single Path4.2.2 Two Different Re-converging Paths; 4.2.3 A Bifurcating Path; 4.2.4 Other Cases; 4.3 ... Sizing of Dependent Design Variables: Step 2; 4.3.1 Clocked Precharge Transistors; 4.3.2 Keepers and Noise Immunity; 4.3.3 Feedback Paths; 4.3.4 Pulse Generators; NAND Design; Inverters Chain Design; Different Pulse Generator Topologies; 4.3.5 IDVs and DDVs in SDFF First Stage; 4.4 ... Estimation of Design Space (IDVs) Bounds: Step 3; 4.5 ... Extrapolation of the Energy-Efficient Curve: Step 4; 4.6 ... A Complete Design Example: The SDFF as Case of Study
Summary This book offers a comprehensive treatment of Flip-Flop design, including nanometer effects and the consequent design tradeoffs for current and future VLSI systems. It examines more than 20 topologies, covering all relevant classes of circuits
Analysis engineering
electric circuits
process architecture
Engineering (General)
Techniek (algemeen)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed October 30, 2014)
Subject Metal oxide semiconductors, Complementary -- Design and construction
Flip chip technology.
Integrated circuits -- Very large scale integration -- Design and construction
Circuits & components.
Computer architecture & logic design.
Precision instruments manufacture.
Flip chip technology.
Integrated circuits -- Very large scale integration -- Design and construction.
Metal oxide semiconductors, Complementary -- Design and construction.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Consoli, Elio, author
Palumbo, Gaetano, author
ISBN 9783319019970