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M.Tech VLSI Design

 

Curriculum Highlights

M. Tech VLSI Design (4 Semesters)
(
Admitted from 2009-2011 batch onwards)

 

Semester - I

 

Code Subject Period Per Week Credits
L T P
 MVLD101R02  * Basic of VLSI        4 0 0 4
 MVLD102R01  * Semi conductor Physics & Processing 4 0 0 4
 MVLD103R01  Modelling of Digital Systems Using HDL   4 0 0
 MVLD104Exx   Elective I 3 0 0 3
 MVLD105Exx  Elective II 3 0 0 3
 MVLD106R01  Modelling Lab 0 0 6 2
 MVLD107R02  Design Lab - I 0 0 6 2
 

Total Credits

18 0 12 22

 

 

Semester - II

 

Code Subject Period Per Week Credits
L T P
 MVLD201R02  VLSI System Design and Testing       4 0 0 4
 MVLD202R01  * Analog VLSI 4 0 0 4
 MVLD203R01  CAD for VLSI 4 0 0 4
 MVLD204Exx  Elective - III 3 0 0 3
 MVLD205Exx  Elective - IV 3 0 0 3
 MVLD206R02  Design Lab - II 0 0 6 2
 MVLD207R01  Mini Project 0 0 6 2
 MVLD208R02  Seminar 0 0 2 2
 

Total Credits

18 0 14 23

MVLD106 - based on the FPGA Design and Structured design methodology.

MVLD107 - based on VLSI physical design ( Layout and circuit analysis)

MVLD206 - based on VLSI physical design ( Layout and circuit analysis)         

Seminar    - Students will make the seminar presentation on relevant topics of VLSI design & Submit a paper based on their study and analysis

 

 

Semesters- III & IV

 

Code Subject Period Per Week Credits
L T P
 MVLD301R01  Project Work & Viva voice 0 0 36 18
 

Total Credits

      18

 

 

 

Note :

1. The total minimum credit required for completing M.Tech Programme in VLSI is 63.
2. The duration of the programme is 4 semesters.
3. L - Lecture            T - Tutorial             P Practical
    * - Students have to present a paper and Seminar on recent topics in VLSI, to earn one credit.

 

List of Electives

           &E01   Computer Architecture

          *E02      Embedded System Design

          $E03      Application Specific Integrated Circuits

          *E04      DSP Architecture

          *E05      Graph theory and computational techniques

          &E06     Electromagnetic interference and compatibility in VLSI system design

          *E07      Design of Semiconductor memories

          *E08      Mixed signal circuit design

          *E09      Advanced Topics in VLSI Design

          &E10     Digital Signal Processing Systems

          *E11      Thin Film and thick film technologies

          &E12     Mobile Networking

          *E13      VLSI DSP System Design

          &E14     Electronic Packaging

          +E15      Image Processing Techniques

          #E16      Cryptography

          #E17      Network Security

 

* Common with M.Tech (GDA sponsored) VLSI DESIGN Part time regular 

    courses

# Common with M.Tech Embedded Systems, Advanced Computing, Computer Science and M.Tech (GDA sponsored) VLSI DESIGN Part time regular courses.

 $ Common with M.Tech Embedded Systems course

+ Common with M.Tech Advanced Computing, Computer Science courses and   

    GDA sponsored VLSI design.

& Common with M.Tech VLSI design , Embedded systems and GDA Sponsored

     VLSI design

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Participating Departments

School of Computing along with TIFAC-CORE

 

Labs & Facilities

 

VLSI SOFTWARE TOOLS AVAILABLE

1. Complete Cadence suite of software

  1. ASIC Design bundle

  2. Custom IC design bundle

  3. Analog IC Design bundle

  4. PCB design bundle

 

These tools

  •  Aid the designer to conceptualize the design

  •  Test it through computer simulation

  •  Take it through an IC chip design cycle

  •  Net list available for eventual IC fabrication through an IC foundry

 

2. XILINX Foundation Express

     Integrated EDA package to program FPGA/CPLD Demo board with Schematic entry

  1. Simulator                                                   

  2. State machine Editor

  3. VHDL/Verilog Synthesizer

  4. Place and Route tool

  5. Timing Simulator

  6. State timing analyzer

 

Universal FPGA Development station - 5 Unit Bundle

 

1. FPGA Development station

  1. Universal FPGA/DSP Base Station

  2. With Multivendor FPGA support

  3. Support up to one million gates

  4. External frequency support up to 16 MHZ (Upgradeable up to 80 MHZ)

  5. Two row lcd display

  6. Matrix keyboard

  7. Supports all popular simulator, Synthesizer and Place and Route tools

  8. With multi output power adapter

 

2.      FPGA Adapter Board To be used with base station

  1. Xilinx FPGA Adapter with 50k gate density Spartan II series ASIC replacement   

  2. ALTERA FPGA Adaptor Board with 50 k gate density ACEX series ASIC replacement - 2 Nos

 

3.   DSP adaptor board to be used with base station

FPGA Advantage for HDL Design

 

1. COMPILER CUM ADVANCED SIMULATOR SOFTWARE MODEL SIM

  1. VHDL Support/Verilog Support

  2. Mixed VHDL, Verilog Support

  3. Suitable for behavioral & structured simulation

  4. Sign off quality tool ASIC

  5. OS support 95/98/NT

  6. Industry broadest ASIC and FPGA vendor library support

  7. Easy customization enabled by Tel/Tk

  8. With direct compile architecture

  9. With fast & comprehensive debugging

 

  2. HDL SYNTHESIZER SOFTWARE

  1. Leonardo Spectrum in Sun Solaris

  2. With Multivendor FPGA support  (Xilinx, Altera, Actel, Latice)

  3. Suitable for both VHDL , Verilog HDL code

  4. OS support 95/98/NT

  5. P&R tool compatible

  6. With support of team Design Methodology

  7. With support of modular Design

  8. With Timing Analysis library

 

3. HDL Designer SERIES

  1. Graphical Design Entry tool

 

SUN E250 System  for VLSI LAB

  1. E250 base 10XDVD Drive

  2. 400 MHZ Ultra SPARC II ( 4MB L2Cache)

  3. 512 MB RAM

  4. 18GB Internal 10000 RPM Hard Disk Drive

  5. Solaris 7 11/99 Media & Server License

  6. 17 Color Monitor 1No

 

 

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