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