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Embedded & VLSI Design (2160709)

Teaching Scheme (in Hours)

Theory Tutorial Practical Total
4 0 2 6

Subject Credit :  6

Examination Scheme (in marks)

PA (M)
ESE Viva (V)
PA (I)
70 20 20 10 120

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Unit-1:  Introduction to Embedded Systems

History of embedded systems, Classification of embedded systems, Major application area of embedded systems, Purpose of embedded systems, Fundamental issues in hardware software co-design, Introduction to unified modeling language (UML)

Unit-2:  Typical Embedded Systems

Core of the Embedded Systems, Memory, Sensors and actuators, Communication interface, Embedded firmware

Unit-3:  Embedded product development life cycle

Product enclosure design tool, Product enclosure development techniques, Objective of EDLC, Different phases of EDLC and approaches

Unit-4:  Introduction and fabrication of MOSFET

VLSI Design Flow, Design hierarchy, Design Methodology, nMOS,pMOS,CMOS fabrication process

Unit-5:  MOS Transistor

Metal Oxide Semiconductor (MOS) structure, The MOS System under external Structure &Operation of MOS transistor, MOSFET CurrentVoltage characteristics Introduction, Resistive load Inverter Inverter with n-type MOSFET load (Enhancement & Depletion type MOSFET load) CMOS Inverter

Unit-6:  MOS combinational, sequential and dynamic logic circuits

Introduction, MOS logic circuits with Depletion nMOS Loads CMOS logic circuits, Complex logic circuits, CMOS Transmission Gates (Tgs) Introduction, Behaviour of Bistable elements, The SR latch circuit Clocked latch & Flip-flop circuit, CMOS D-latch & Edge-triggered flip-flop

Unit-7:  Chip input and output

On chip Clock Generation and Distribution Latch –Up and its Prevention

Unit-8:  Design for testability

Introduction, Fault types and models, Controllability and observability, Ad Hoc Testable design techniques, Scan –based techniques

Reference Books

Sr. Title Author Publication Amazon Link
1 Introduction to Embedded Systems shibu K V mcgraw hill
2 System Design: A Unified Hardware/Software Introduction Frank Vahid and Tony D. Givargis Addison Wesley
3 CMOS digital integrated circuits: Analysis and Design Sung-Mo-Kang, UsufLeblebici Tata McGrawhill, 2003
4 Basic VLSI Design Douglas Pucknell PHI, 1999
5 The AVR microcontroller and Embedded Systems Muhammad Ali Mazidi, Sarmad Naimi, Sepehr Naimi
6 Computers as Components Wayne Wolf, Morgan Kaufmann
7 Embedded C programming and the ATMEL AVR Barnett, cox and o’cull Thomson
8 Modern VLSI Design Wayne Wolf Person Education, 2001
9 Introduction to VLSI circuits and systems John Uyemura Wiley, 2002

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