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Lecture Slides

Slides and Diagrams for Lectures 1-5

Slides and Diagrams for Lectures 6-8

Slides and Diagrams for Lectures 9-10

Notes for most of remaining lectures, written by Diarmuid Power and Edsko de Vries (to whom I owe much thanks) [PDF (large - 4MB approx)].

Slides for Lectures about the Design Rules File and the NetCheck program.

Handwritten notes scanned in --- the first few are in landscape format, while the rest are done in portrait style.

Mentor Graphics

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ITRS (International Technology Roadmap for Semiconductors)



The course has changed slightly over the last number of years. The following list indicates which past paper questions are good (worthwhile) or bad (ignore) indicators of what to expect:

Previous Years

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