Low Power-High Performance

Top Stories

Why All Nodes Won’t Work

Cost of porting tools and IP will limit choices at partial nodes and create confusion at others.

IP And Power

How can power be optimized across an entire chip when most of a chip's content comes from third-party IP?

New Issues In Advanced Packaging

The race is on to simulate thermal and electromagnetic effects.

Wireless Charging Creeps Forward

Electric cars, mobile devices and industrial applications are focusing renewed attention on this technology.

Chip Aging Accelerates

As advanced-node chips are added into cars, and usage models shift inside of data centers, new questions surface about reliability.

New Thermal Issues Emerge

Heat is becoming a bigger problem for chips developed at new process nodes and for automotive and industrial applications.

Pushing Performance Limits

Are optimizations really a zero sum gain? Where to gamble and when to play it safe.

Turning Down The Voltage

SoC complexity is making it more difficult to combine functional performance with demands for lower power.

Data Buffering’s Role Grows

As data streaming continues to balloon out of control, managing the processing of that data is becoming more important and more difficult.

Turning Down The Power

Why ultra-low power is suddenly an issue for everyone.

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Round Tables

Power Modeling And Analysis

Experts at the Table, part 3: Juggling accuracy and fidelity while making the problem solvable with finite compute resources and exciting developme...

Power Modeling and Analysis

Experts at the Table, part 2: What does a power model look like and how do you ensure software utilizes power control properly?

Power Modeling And Analysis

Experts at the Table, part 1: Are power models created early enough to be useful, and is that the best approach?

IP Challenges Ahead

Part 2: For the IP industry to remain healthy it has to constantly innovate, but it's getting harder.

Optimization Challenges For 10nm And 7nm

Experts at the Table, Part 3: Modeling accuracy, skin effects and new packaging techniques take center stage.

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Tech Talk: Applying Machine Learning

How to use AI, deep learning and machine learning across a variety of applications.

Tech Talk: 7nm Process Variation

A look at the issues caused by process variation and why it's difficult to find them.

Tech Talk: EM Crosstalk

An issue previously confined to analog circuits has become a critical design consideration for digital designs at 10/7nm.

Tech Talk: Substrate Noise Coupling

How noise can impact the sensitive analog parts of a design, where it comes from, and what to do about it.

Tech Talk: Near-Threshold Power

A look at the power benefits and performance impact as designs move closer to voltage thresholds.

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Latest Blogs

Let's Talk PVT Monitoring

Thermal Issues And Modern SoCs: How Hot Is Hot?

Temperature sensors expand their role to help manage chip aging and reliability.
March 16, 2018
Electromagnetic Crosstalk

Why Inductance Is Good for Area, Power and Performance

Utilizing inductance rather than trying to suppress it can have a significant...
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Power Source

Multiphysics Reliability Signoff For Next-Gen Auto Electr...

How to get from where we are today to fully autonomous vehicles.
Editor's Note

Exponentials At The Edge

The revolution that started in mobile phones will continue in other devices, ...
March 8, 2018
Best Of Both: LP & HP

Power Aware Intent And Structural Verification Of Low-Pow...

Part 1: The foundations of PA static verification and the solution features u...
IP And LP In SoCs

32GT/s PCI Express Design Considerations

How to successfully design systems with the new PCIe 5.0 interface.
Spotlight On Reliability

The Analog Design Gap

Aggregating data is the basis of modern production systems and should be cons...
A Bit About Memory

How AI Impacts Memory Systems

The ways different architectures get around the memory bottleneck.
Everything Low Power

By the Power Vested in Me, I Now Pronounce You (The SoC D...

Design flows matter for getting the low-power/high-performance benefits of th...
At The Core

Intelligence At The Edge Is Transforming Our World

Machine learning already plays a part in everyday life, but efficient inferen...

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