Lecturer: Dr S.W. Moore (firstname.lastname@example.org)
No. of lectures + practicals: 8 + 7
Prerequisite courses: Digital Electronics, Structured Hardware Design
This course is a prerequisite for VLSI Design (Part II).
This course aims to introduce electronic computer aided design (ECAD) with a particular emphasis on the Verilog hardware description language.
The material covered in the initial lectures is vital for the mandatory ECAD+Architecture afternoon workshops.
At the end of the course students should
Thomas, D.E. & Moorby, P. (1995). The Verilog Hardware
Description Language. Kluwer Academic Publishers.
Sternheim, E., Singh, R., Madhaven, R. & Trivedi, Y. (1993). Digital Design and Synthesis with Verilog HDL. Automata.
From the Part IA Digital Electronics course:
Katz, R.H. (1994). Contemporary Logic Design. Benjamin/Cummings.
Pointers to sources of more specialist information are included in the lecture notes and on the associated course web page.