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How does temperature affect transistor characteristics?

Transistor characteristics are significantly effected by temperature changes. For instance, as temperature rises, carrier mobility decreases, which affects the overall…

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What is the need of performing Timing Analysis?

Timing Analysis I've been trying to understand Static Timing Analysis (STA) and how it compares to Dynamic Timing Analysis (DTA).…

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Advantage of Self-Aligned Spacer Double Patterning (SADP)

I've been reading about the Self-Aligned Spacer Double Patterning (SADP) scheme and how it compares to the Litho-Etch-Litho-Etch (LELE) scheme.…

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Can someone explain the device structure and fabrication process of a FinFET?

I think the FinFET structure is pretty unique. The channel is formed on the vertical surface of the silicon fin,…

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How do nMOS and pMOS transistors work in terms of signal strength

nMOS transistors are great at passing a strong 0 but not so good at passing a 1, which becomes weak.…

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What are the main advantages of static CMOS gates over other logic gate designs?

Static CMOS gates are advantageous because they ensure that the output is always strongly driven with no degraded levels. This…

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Advanced Layout Design Challenges at 7nm and Below

I believe the aggressive scaling of layout design rules for 7nm technology without EUV has pushed the boundaries of what's…

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AvatarCircuitDesigner answered 5 days ago
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Subthreshold Leakage Reduction in CMOS Digital Circuits

Leakage power dissipation is seems to grow exponentially in the next decade, significantly affecting portable battery-operated devices like cellular phones…

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What are the main design challenges in ASIC design?

ASIC design faces both microscopic and macroscopic challenges. Microscopic issues include things like power dissipation, noise, and reliability. Macroscopic issues…

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Why is small signal analysis important in analog circuit design?

Small signal analysis is important in analog circuit design because it helps us understand the behavior of the circuit under…

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How do I permanently delete files in Linux to prevent data recovery?

You can use the shred command to overwrite a file multiple times, making it much harder to recover. For instance,…

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AvatarTechGuru answered 7 days ago
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How do I rename files in Linux using the command line?

I usually use the mv command to rename files. It's pretty straightforward. Just type mv oldfilename newfilename

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Difference Between SRAM and DRAM(Advantages of SRAM over DRAM)

The main advantage of SRAM over DRAM is that SRAM does not need to be refreshed periodically. This is because…

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What are the causes and prevention techniques of latch-up in VLSI?

I think the main cause of latchup in Bulk CMOS is the parasitic bipolar transistors formed within the structure. When…

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