RECENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT "Advanced Synthesis and STA with DC" WORKSHOP:
What is the registration fees?
It's discounted to $99 ($199) as we want everyone to have access to Open-source PDK's for college projects, PhD, Semester Lectures and latest industry trends.
Can I join at my convenient time?
Yes. The workshop is conducted on VSD-IAT cloud platform, which allows you to login at your convenient time within 24hrs from September 22, 00:00hrs IST to September 26, 11:59pm IST.
What are the prerequisites for taking the course ?
Basic knowledge of Digital design is required. Familiarity with Linux OS, Verilog HDL and TCL will be an add-on.
I am a 2nd year engineering student. Can I join this workshop?
One of our last workshop, we had students as young as 8th Grade. So as long as you are looking forward to learning something new and making a bright career in the field of VLSI, you are welcome. This workshop, is kept at a very very basic level, where we make sure basics are covered first. Look at curriculum in above registration link.
Can experienced system designers join for refreshing concepts?
We would suggest you to refrain from joining this workshop, as it's especially designed only for freshers looking to start in the field of VLSI. But, if you are looking to share your RTL Design, Synthesis and STA experience with students, then you are more than welcome to join.
Can I access content after Workshop is finished ?
You will be given lifetime access to all lab files after the workshop. Access to videos and VSD-IAT platform will terminate on last day of Workshop.
Do I need to install any software or tools to do labs?
No. Labs will be done on VSD-IAT cloud platform. You will be given access to a Linux Terminal, which has all necessary tools installed. Post workshop, we will provide scripts to install all tools on your laptops so you can do all experiments on your laptop and revise.