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Silicon Chip Design Consultancy
My EDA Consulting Company
Electronic Design Automation (EDA) Consultancy based in Richmond Upon Thames, London, UK. An EDA consultancy company specialising in CMOS and Bipolar integrated circuit design, simulation and verification.
20 years of analogue and digital integrated circuit design experience in a wide range of EDA tools and design techniques from simulation to layout, physical verification (DRC, LVS) and parasitic extraction.
Available for short contracts, design-consultancy, EDA flow and methodology optimization, project management, training, lecturing or technical writing, problem solving and IC design.
Electronic Design Automation Consulting Services: Analog and Digital Design, Physical Verification (Cadence Assura, Diva, DRACULA, DRC, LVS, Mentor Calibre), Power-rail IR drop analysis: (VoltageStorm), Parasitic Extraction (QRC, RCX, QX), Floorplanning (Encounter, Preview), Place and Route (Encounter, nanoroute etc.), Analogue Simulation (Spice), DFM, Physical Design (VXL) and Custom Layout (Virtuoso) or technical author.
Electronic Design Automation Consulting Services:
i.e. Silicon Chips!Project ManagementAnalogue and Digital Design ServicesPhysical Verification (Cadence Assura, Diva, DRACULA, DRC, LVS, Mentor Calibre)Power-rail IR drop analysis: (VoltageStorm)Parasitic Extraction (QRC, RCX, QX)Floorplanning (Encounter, Preview)Place and Route (Encounter, nanoroute etc.)Analogue Simulation (Spice)DFMPhysical Design (VXL)Custom Layout (Virtuoso)Technical AuthorTraining (Lecturing or Course Writing/Design)
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Curriculum Vitae (CV)
1985-1988: BA in Physics from The University of Oxford
20 years of analogue and digital integrated circuit design experience:
1992-2007 Cadence Design Systems,
DFM EDA tool specialist: post-sales and pre-sales consultancy, project management and training for many major european customers.
Worked in most fields of analogue and digital IC design.Philips Semiconductors (NXP)ST Microelectronics (SGS Thomson)MotorolaPlessey ResearchGPS SemiconductorsEricssonSony
1990-1992 BNR Microsystems (Formerly STC Components)
High-speed digital and analogue bipolar integrated circuit design
1988-1990 Plessey Research and Technology (Caswell) Ltd.UK
Bipolar analogue design and simulation. Wrote CAD software