No Hot Products

While marketers strive to launch the next “hot” product, engineers struggle to prevent literally hot Read More →

Chip Industry Week In Review

By Liz Allan, Jesse Allen, and Karen Heyman Global semiconductor equipment billings dipped 2% year-over-year Read More →

The Threat Of Supply Chain Insecurity

Concerns about counterfeit chips are growing as more chips are deployed in safety- and mission-critical Read More →

Designing Vehicles Virtually

The shift toward software-defined vehicles (SDVs), electric vehicles (EVs), and ultimately autonomous vehicles (AVs) is Read More →

Setting Standards For The Chip Industry

For all the advances in semiconductor design, and the astonishing scales on which the industry Read More →

Integration Of S-Parameters For Power Module Verification Into The Engineers’ Design Environment

By Wilfried Wessel (Siemens EDA), Simon Liebetegger (University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt), and Florian Bauer Read More →

Blog Review: August 30

Systems & Design LLM hallucinations and EDA; PCIe 6.0 shared flow control; multi-die verification; device Read More →

New Concepts Required For Security Verification

Verification for security requires new practices in both the development and verification flows, but tools Read More →

Tradeoffs Between On-Premise And On-Cloud Design

Experts at the Table: Semiconductor Engineering sat down discuss how and why companies are dividing Read More →

Processor Tradeoffs For AI Workloads

AI is forcing fundamental shifts in chips used in data centers and in the tools Read More →

MRAM Getting More Attention At Smallest Nodes

Magneto-resistive RAM (MRAM) appears to be gaining traction at the most advanced nodes, in part Read More →

Achieving High-Performance, Low-Power Design Optimization With The Solido Library IP Solution

Achieving overall power, performance, and area (PPA) targets is a key goal for today’s advanced Read More →

Calibre DesignEnhancer Design-Stage Layout Modification Improves Power Management Faster And Earlier

The faster a design can progress from implementation to signoff verification, the better the chances Read More →

DAC/Semicon West Addresses Top Issues, Trends For Chips

The Design Automation Conference (DAC) 2023 and Semicon West returned in full force this week, Read More →

Not All There: Heterogeneous Multiprocessor Design Tools

The design, implementation, and programming of multicore heterogeneous systems is becoming more common, often driven Read More →

Week In Review: Automotive, Security, Pervasive Computing

Stellantis and Foxconn formed a 50/50 joint venture called SiliconAuto, to be headquartered in the Read More →

The Uncertainties Of RISC-V Compliance

How far can a RISC-V design be pushed and still be compliant? The answer isn’t Read More →

Verification And Test Of Safety And Security

Functional verification can cost as much as design, but new capabilities are piling onto an Read More →

Shift Left With Calibre To Optimize IC Design Flow Productivity, Design Quality, And Time To Market

Systems & Design WHITEPAPERS Why it’s critical to perform verification analysis throughout the design cycle. Read More →

193i Lithography Takes Center Stage…Again

Cutting-edge lithography to create smaller features increasingly is being supplemented by improvements in lithography for Read More →

Auto Industry Relationships Re-Form, But Differently

The automotive industry is in the midst of rapid change on many fronts. OEMs are Read More →