VSD – Intelligent Assessment Technology (VSD-IAT)
- VSD – Intelligent Assessment Technology (VSD-IAT) is expertly built training platform and is suited for designer requirements.
Why VSD-IAT workshops?
With VSD workshops, you can
- Explore all RISC-V and VLSI concepts using open-source tools
- Zero restrictions on using platform across all time-zones
- Custom made content by VSD experts, based on recent ISA and VLSI trends and technologies
- Workshop design methods gives Freedom to explore new design after workshop on the open source tools
Workshop with Open Source Tools
CMOS Circuit Design & Spice Simulation using SKY130 Technology
Digital System Design and Modelling using Verilog
RISC-V based MYTH (Microprocessor for You in Thirty Hours)
Learn how to design and Characterize basic MOS elements using SKY130 PDKs and ngSPICE Simulator. CMOS inverter is one of the most basic logic circuit elements in the digital circuits.
Learn basic of Transistors, Logic gate, High Level design Modelling, Simulator definitions, Introduction to Verilog, delay modelling, behavioural modelling, memory modelling and Verilog tasks and functions.
A beginner level 5-day workshop to understand RISC-V Specs, RISC-V Software, TL-Verliog, Simulate RISC-V core.In short, you are going to write RTL and build RISC-V core on your own
Beginner Physical design using open-source EDA Tools
Advanced Physical Design using OpenLANE/Sky130
RTL design using Verilog with SKY130 Technology
Build and configure SoC, understand analog peripheral (ADC, DAC, POR), digital peripheral (UART, flash controller), memory mapping, top level connections like pad-frame, level-shifters, GPIO
From a RTL netlist to final tape-out, each phase of PnR brings it’s own challenges and surprises. Learn SoC design planning in Openlane flow using the latest Google-SkyWater 130nm process node.
Learn basics of digital design using verilog language, various RTL coding styles, typical synthesis problems faced by industry and how to solve them in Verilog
Physical Verification using SKY130
Basics of the design flow, PDK libraries and then takes a deep dive into the intricate concepts of Physical Verification
Workshop using Commercial Tools
Low Power Design
Advanced Synthesis and STA with DC
For the first time outside corporate settings, this course covers Voltage Aware Booleans in great detail with labs. Low Power Design for the IOT era is another new module.
Synthesis of logic circuits plays a crucial role in optimizing the logic and achieving the targeted performance, area and power goals of an IC.
Workshop to Democratize Silicon Design
PLL Design using SKY130
Starting with basic PLL concepts, this overview spans all the steps in the IC design flow – circuit design, simulation, layout, parasitics extraction, post layout simulation and finally, it also briefly includes the use of the latest caravel harness to make tapeouts