ECE 654: Testing and Diagnosis of VLSI Systems

Professor: Sandip Kundu

Knowles Engineering Building, 309J
(413) 577-3309
kundu@ecs.umass.edu

Credit Hours:

3

Web Page:

http://www.ecs.umass.edu/ece/ece654

Course Page:

https://moodle.umass.edu/

Additional
References

1.       Testing of Digital Systems, N. Jha and S. Gupta, Cambridge Univ. Press, 2003

2.       Digital Systems Testing and Testable Design, M. Abramovici, M. A. Breuer and A. D. Friedman, IEEE Press, 1990

TA:

There is no TA for this course

Lectures:

MoWe 8:40AM 9:55AM, Marcus Hall 106

Office Hours:

Wed: 1:30PM 2:30PM

Goals:

This course will provide an overview of issues related to the testing and design for testability of VLSI circuits. The course will include hands on programming projects to prepare students for taking on larger CAD problems.

Requirements:

Midterm Exam I: 20%

Midterm Exam II: 20%

Programming assignment: 20%

Final Programming Project: 20%

Final Exam: 20%

Prerequisites:

Hardware Organization & Design, Computer Programming in C/C++