This web page is only CADENCE [1] - information related to the Computer Aided Design (CAD) tools used by the The Integrated Circuit (IC) Design group at the BUAP Faculty of Electronics. The IC Design group uses the CADENCE tools for research and educational purposes. The main research areas in Analog, Mixed Signal IC Design are: Frequency Synthesizers, Data Convertes, Sigma-Delta Modulation and Digital Synthesis.

 
 


List of    Software tools to be used in the BS on Electronic Sciences Program courses.

 
 
 

CADENCE TOOLS

ACADEMIC PROGRAM

CURSE NAME

NUMBER OF STUDENTS / YEAR

  Virtuoso, CUSTOM IC Design 

  Electronics BS 

  Analog IC Design 

30

  Virtuoso, CUSTOM IC Design 

  Electronics BS 

  Special topics on IC Design 1 

20

  Virtuoso, CUSTOM IC Design 

  Electronics BS 

  Digital IC Design 

30

  Encounter, Digital IC Synthesis 

  Electronics BS 

  Special topics on IC Design 2 

10

  Virtuoso, CUSTOM IC Design 

  Master on Electronics Engineering 

  Analog Instrumentation 

15

  Virtuoso, CUSTOM IC Design 

  Master on Electronics Engineering 

  Mixed Signal IC Design  

15

 
 

In addition, the aforementioned Cadence CAD tools are to be used in Thesis projects for the BS and MEE on Electronics programs on this Faculty.
Dr. Victor Rodolfo Gonzalez-Diaz is head of the IC Design Group since 2011 and is responsible of this site [2]. For additional information please contact: vicrodolfo.gonzalez@correo.buap.mx

 
 
 

1. Cadence is a registered trademark of Cadence Design Systems, Inc., 2655 Seely Avenue, San Jose, CA 95134..

2. Site last updated august 2019