By R. Jacob Baker
A latest, entire creation to DRAM for college students and working towards chip designers
Dynamic Random entry reminiscence (DRAM) know-how has been one of many greatestdriving forces within the development of solid-state know-how. With its skill to supply excessive product volumes and coffee pricing, it forces solid-state reminiscence brands to paintings aggressively to chop expenses whereas conserving, if now not expanding, their marketplace percentage. consequently, the state-of-the-art keeps to strengthen due to the super strain to get extra reminiscence chips from each one silicon wafer, essentially via procedure scaling and shrewdpermanent design.
From a staff of engineers operating in reminiscence circuit layout, DRAM Circuit layout supplies scholars and practising chip designers an easy-to-follow, but thorough, introductory remedy of the topic. targeting the chip fashion designer instead of the tip consumer, this quantity deals elevated, up to date insurance of DRAM circuit layout by means of proposing either average and high-speed implementations. also, it explores a number of issues: the DRAM array, peripheral circuitry, international circuitry and concerns, voltage converters, synchronization in DRAMs, information direction layout, and gear supply. also, this updated and entire publication positive aspects themes in high-speed layout and structure and the ever-increasing pace standards of reminiscence circuits.
the single booklet that covers the breadth and scope of the topic below one hide, DRAM Circuit layout is a useful creation for college students in classes on reminiscence circuit layout or complicated electronic classes in VLSI or CMOS circuit layout. It additionally serves as a necessary, one-stop source for lecturers, researchers, and training engineers.
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