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Archive for March 2008


Low Power Sessions at SNUG 2008

Are you planning to come to the Synopsys Users Group meeting in Santa Clara next week? This year’s SNUG program offers several sessions on Low Power. Given below are some links to Low Power Papers/Presentations. State Retention Design Power Analysis Power Aware FPGA design Multi-Voltage Verification Low Power Rule Checking UPF Low Power Flow Power […]

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UPF example

Its been a very busy month and could not write as expected. Lately I am getting many questions on a sample power intent diagram and associated UPF. Given below is a sample Power Intent Diagram of a design, which has 4 power domains, followed by How to represent this Intent into UPF. Power Intent Diagram […]

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