Custom IC Layout
Instructor: Eng. Mohamed Enany
Date: April 2013
1. Layout introduction
1.1 What does it mean?
1.2 Why is it so important?
2. MOS/R/C/L layout structure and fabrication hints.
3. Layout concepts and trade-offs
3.1 Matching and Dummies
3.3 Antenna effect
3.5 Parasitic and Isolation techniques
4. Short hints about LVS/DRC/PEX
5. Small layout demo.
6. Discussion about some layout techniques and pcells on cadence