# CSE 112 Electronic Devices and Circuits (2012-2013)

#### CSE 112 Electronic Devices and Circuits

**CSE 112 Electronic Devices and Circuits (Credit Units: 4)** A first course in the design of Very Large Scale Integrated (VLSI) systems. Introduction to CMOS technology: MOS transistors and CMOS circuits. Analysis and synthesis of CMOS gates. Layout design techniques for building blocks and systems. Introduction to CAD tools. Prerequisite: Physics 7D; CSE70A/EECS70A. Only one course from CSE 112, EECS 119, EECS 170D, EECS 119, EECS 170D may be taken for credit. (Design units: 4)

Weste and Eshraghian, Principles of CMOS VLSI, 2nd Edition, Addison-Wesley, 1994.

1. Understand MOS transistors. (EAC a)

2. Be able to design basic CMOS gates. (CAC a, EAC a)

3. Design circuits that perform combinational and sequential functions and analyze their performance when implemented in ICs. (CAC a, CAC c, CAC j, EAC a, EAC b, EAC e, EAC k)

4. Design VLSI layouts, analyze, and optimize or tradeoff their quality metrics given a set of constraints. (CAC a, CAC c, CAC j, EAC a, EAC b, EAC e, EAC k)

- Calculus: First order differential equations;
- College physics: Mechanics, waves, electromagnetics, and quantum physics;
- College chemistry: General bonding theory and co-valent bonding;
- Circuit theory: RLC circuits, transfer function, impulse response, node and loop equations.
- Building blocks and organization of digital computers
- Arithmetic, control and memory units
- Circuit analysis

- Introduction to semiconductor electronics
- MOS transistors
- Inverter, Static CMOS and Dynamic CMOS.
- Combinational Logic Design. Design of Sequential Circuits.
- Design of Arithmetic Building Block
- Timing Issues.

Meets for 3 hours of lecture and 1 hour of discussion each week for 10 weeks.

MAGIC, IRSIM, SPICE (or equivalent)

Spice simulation, layout for inverter, layout for basic gates, layout for adder.

Contributes towards the Computer Science and Engineering major requirements for Engineering Topics courses.

Study of devices; NMOS and PMOS; design of: Inverter, Combinational, ALU.

- Homework: 10%
- Projects: 35%
- Midterm Exam: 25%
- Final Exam: 30%
- Total: 100%

Mathematics and Basic Science: 0.0 credit units

Computing: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 4.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 4.0 credit units