EC436 Synthesis and Optimization of Digital Circuits

Course Name: 

EC436 Synthesis and Optimization of Digital Circuits


B.Tech (ECE)


Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Introduction to Computer aided synthesis and optimization. Hardware Modeling. Two level combinational logic optimization. Multiple level combinational optimization. Sequential logic optimization. Cell Library Binding. State of the art and future trends: System level synthesis and hardware software co-design.


Giovanni De Micheli, Synthesis and Optimization of Digital Circuits, McGraw Hill, 1994.
Srinivas Devadas, Abhijith Ghosh and Kurt Keutzer, Logic Synthesis, Kluwer Academic, 1998.
G. D. Hachtel and F. Somenzi, Logic Synthesis and Verification Algorithms, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1996.
S. Hassoun and T. Sasao, (Editors), Logic Synthesis and Verification, Kluwer Academic publishers, 2002.

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