There are lots of great material on VLSI System Design subject in the internet, buts its always a challenge to figure out a ready list of top books on VLSI System Design that one can refer to immediately. Even though online materials are good, but nothing can beat the depth of coverage that a book can offer. Hence, we researched the list of VLSI System Design books which are used by students worldwide and came up with top 10 Book Recommendations on VLSI System Design subject. These books can be used as a great starting point for anyone studying VLSI System Design and can also be used as a ready reference for Under-Graduate and Post-Graduate programs.
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Here is the full list of best reference books on VLSI System Design.
|1. “Principles of CMOS VLSI Design : A Systems Perspective” by N. H. E. Weste and K. Eshraghian|
|2. “Modern VLSI Design: Systems on Silicon” by W. Wolf|
|3. “Digital Integrated Circuits: A Design Perspective” by J. Rabaey, A. Chandrakasan and B. Nikolic
Book Review: This book bridges the gap that is present between circuit view and system view of digital integrated circuit design. The book maintains a consistent, logical flow of subject matter and addresses the most significant and compelling topics of today. These include impact of interconnect, low power design, timing issues, clocking issues, design methodologies and many other tremendous effects of design automation on digital design perspective. This book is very useful for readers and professionals who are interested in digital circuit design.
|4. “An Introduction to VLSI Physical Design” by M. Sarafzadeh and C. K. Wong
Book Review: This book covers the concepts of physical design flow and latest VLSI design technology and methodology. The book also covers performance driven design, multi chip module technology and FPGAs. Each chapter in the book contains exercises on 2 sections these include concepts and computer programming. To maintain a consistent flow throughout the chapters, once the topics are introduced, they are followed by detailed and in depth discussion of the ideas. The book also explains how the real world designs are impacted by future evolutions.
|5. “High-Level Synthesis: Introduction to Chip and System Design” by D. D. Gajaski|
|6. “Computer-Aided Design and VLSI Device Development” by Soo-Young Oh Keunmyung Lee John L Moll Paul Vandevoorde Kit Man Cham Moll Vandevoorde Oh Man Cham|
|7. “Algorithms for VLSI Design Automation” by Sabih H Gerez Gerez|
|8. “BASIC VLSI DESIGN : SYSTEMS & CIRCUITS 3/ED 3rd Edition” by Douglas A. Pucknell|
|9.”Modern VLSI Design: IP-Based Design” Wayne Wolf|
|10. “CMOS VLSI Design : A Circuits and Systems Perspective” by Ayan Banerjee, Neil H. E. Weste, David Harris|
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