ECE 531/ ECE 446 Microelectronics Systems Design


R. Jacob Baker, CMOS Circuit Design, Layout, and Simulation, Third Edition,
Wiley-IEEE Press, 2010. ISBN 978-0-470-88132-3

Grading System

2 tests (40%)
~8 individual assignments (40%)
~3 group projects (20%)

Exam Information

Tests are taken in-class and consist of an closed-book section on basic concepts and simple problems and an open-book section of more complicated questions and problems.


The following are textbooks used in previous years.

Neil H. E. Weste and David Harris, CMOS VLSI Design, A Circuits and Systems Perspective, Third Edition,
Addison Wesley, 2005. ISBN 0-321-14901-7

Jan M. Rabaey, Anantha Chandrakasan, Borivoje Nikolic,
Digital Integrated Circuits, A Design Perspective, 2nd Ed.
Prentice-Hall, 2003. ISBN 0-13-090996-3

Sun-Mo Kang and Yusuf Levlebici, CMOS Digital Integrated Circuits, 2nd Ed.
McGraw-Hill, 1999. ISBN 0-07-292507-8

Maintained by John Loomis, last updated 13 January 2015