|What Makes FinFETs So Compelling?|
Oct 08, 2013
|FinFET race holds promises, perils|
Targeting chips in late 2014
May 27, 2013
|Physical verification of FinFET and FD-SOI devices|
A look at some of the design and physical verification challenges of working with FinFET and FD-SOI devices, including their impact on layout, DRC and LVS.
May 02, 2013
|Analysis of TSV proximity effects in planar MOSFETs and FinFETs|
The impact of TSV-induced stresses on transistor performance are simulated, and a "keep-out-zone" is identified
May 01, 2013
|The Use of FinFETs in IP Design|
Recent announcements of FinFET roadmaps accelerated the discussion about the opportunities and challenges associated with the use of FinFETs in IP design.
Apr 23, 2013
|DATE: Early shift to finFET processes challenges IP development strategies|
An early shift to finFET-based processes (Guide) is making the process of developing supporting IP libraries more challenging.
Mar 20, 2013
|Manhattan And Mr. Spock Offer Lessons In 3D FinFET Design|
Also known as 3D transistors, FinFETs provide a significant speed boost while cutting dynamic power in half and static power by as much as 90%. They're also the next big thing in low-power computing.
Jan 15, 2013
|FinFETs Herald A Seismic Shift In Semiconductor Technology|
When making the transition from planar devices to FinFETs, IP design challenges arise that require education and experience when dealing with the complexities
Jan 15, 2013
|Combining Tools and Technology for 20nm Gigascale ICs|
Synopsys and Samsung explain how they are aligning their respective technology roadmaps to address the emerging challenges for next-generation 20nm process nodes.
May 01, 2012