Study Programmes 2015-2016
Version 2014-2015
Microelectronics and IC design
Duration :
30h Th, 20h Pr, 40h Proj.
Number of credits :
Master in Biomedical Engineering5
Master in in Electrical Engineering, professional focus in sustainable car technologies5
Master of science in computer science and engineering, professional focus in management5
Lecturer :
Michael Kraft
Language(s) of instruction :
English language
Organisation and examination :
Teaching in the second semester
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite :
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Course contents :
Study and simulation of standard integrated circuits (analoque and digtial). Technology involved in creating CMOS. Basic functions. Performance evaluation. System design methods.
Learning outcomes of the course :
At the end of the course, the student will master the bases of integrated CMOS circuit design.
Prerequisite knowledge and skills :
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
Tutorial work, logic function SPICE simulation and VHDL FPGA programming.
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :
Face-to-face lectures on Wednesday AM of the spring semester.
Recommended or required readings :
"Integrated Circuit Design", Weste & Harris, 4th ed, PEARSON 2011;
"Analog Integrated Circuit Design", Carusone, Johns, Martin, Wiley, 2011
Assessment methods and criteria :
Written examination and personal work
Work placement(s) :
Organizational remarks :
Contacts :
M. Kraft phone: 04 366 2616