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George Bayz Elected Optical Society Fellow Member

The Optical Society (OSA) has elected George Bayz, vice president of the Optical Solutions Group at Synopsys, as a Fellow Member. The OSA Fellows program recognizes members who have served with distinction in the advancement of optics and photonics. Bayz will formally accept the honor at the Optical Networking and Communication Conference in San Diego, Calif. in March 2018.

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Posted in Optical Design


Synopsys Awarded Multi-Year IARPA SuperTools Contract

On Wednesday, Synopsys announced a multi-year research and development contract with the U.S. Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) to advance EDA tool flows for Superconducting Electronics (SCE). Synopsys will collaborate with experts in the field of SCE as part of the IARPA SuperTools Program to develop a comprehensive set of tools that increase the scale, efficiency, and manufacturability of these designs. SCE has the potential to propel the electronics industry beyond CMOS, enabling a major leap in processing speeds and power efficiency.

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Posted in EDA, Quantum Computing, Superconducting Electronics, TCAD


Synopsys To Brief U.S. Congressional Robotics Caucus on Autonomous Vehicles

On Tuesday Joe Jarzombek, Global Manager, Software Supply Chain Solutions with the Synopsys Software Integrity Group, will be one of three invited panelists to talk about the security and quality of automated vehicles (AV) during a luncheon for the U.S. Congressional Robotics Caucus in Washington, D.C.

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Posted in Automotive, Robotics