Accession Number : ADA192915
Title : Research in VLSI Computer Systems.
Descriptive Note : Progress rept. Apr-Oct 87,
Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CA COMPUTER SYSTEMS LAB
Personal Author(s) : Hennessy, John
PDF Url : ADA192915
Report Date : Oct 1987
Pagination or Media Count : 17
Abstract : This report summarizes progress in the DARPA funded projects in the areas of multiprocessor architecture and software, and computer-aided design from April 1987 to October 1987. The major areas under investigation have included: analysis and synthesis design aids, high performance chip design, multiprocessor and VLSI computer architectures. The major research problems are introduced and progress is discussed; the Appendix contains a list of published research papers from these projects. Keywords: VLSI, Design automation, Computer aided design, Special purpose chips, VLSI computer architecture, Routing, Layout, Memory reliability.
Descriptors : *COMPUTER ARCHITECTURE, *MULTIPROCESSORS, CHIPS(ELECTRONICS), COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, COMPUTERS, MEMORY DEVICES, RELIABILITY, SYNTHESIS, INTEGRATED CIRCUITS, COMPLEMENTARY METAL OXIDE SEMICONDUCTORS, DIGITAL SIMULATION, ROUTING, PARALLEL PROCESSING
Subject Categories : Computer Hardware
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE