Specialisation 424

Module code EES 424
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

Semiconductor physics: materials, doping, carrier drift and diffusion. Device physics. Integrated circuit (IC) fabrication technology. IC layout design. Digital IC design: MOS inverters; static, transfer and dynamic logic gates; sequential gates; design topics: high speed, low power, clock and power distribution. Computer-aided design of integrated circuits. VHDL Hierarchy Revisited. Specialist topics are included for specific niche areas.

Module credits 16.00
Prerequisites ERS 220
Contact time 3 lectures per week, 1 tutorial per week, 1 practical per week
Language of tuition English
Academic organisation Electrical, Electronic and Com
Period of presentation Semester 2

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