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Past Event

Tutorial on SG13 BiCMOS PDK including Cu backend using Cadence and ADS Interoperability


Schedule - Wednesday, September 18th, 2019 and Thursday, September 19th, 2019


Taking place at IHP in Frankfurt (Oder)


Day 1 Cadence PDK Flow - September 18th, 2019


09:00 Opening Remarks


           Design Kit Installation


           Design Kit Elements and Features


           Setting up post-layout simulations on a 50 GHz BW Differential PA with circuit and EM-cosim core


           Simulation using Analog-Mixed-Signal Simulator


           Serial Parallel Interface (SPI) Test Chip Implementation IXC013 Digital Design Kit Demonstration



17:30 End

Day 2 ADS Interoperability Flow - September 19th, 2019


08:30  IHP’s ADS Interoperability PDKs

           - Setup

           - PDK in Action on SG13 Design Example


            ADS Thermal Simulation support in IHP PDKs


            Hands On Thermal Effect on SG13S Design example


            Schematic, EM and post layout simulations on a 50 GHz BW Differential PA in Cadence using ADS


            MPW Offering, Tape-in Procedure


            PDK Documentation, Design Kit Support


15:00  Open Discussion and End


Latest update: April 15th, 2019.

The building and the infrastructure of the IHP were funded by the European Regional Development Fund of the European Union, funds of the Federal Government and also funds of the Federal State of Brandenburg.