SRAM-Based Memory Operation and Yield

  • Baker Mohammad
Chapter
Part of the Analog Circuits and Signal Processing book series (ACSP, volume 116)

Abstract

The SRAM 6T cell typically is the most frequently used cell in designs requiring on-chip memory due to its fast access time and relatively small area. Its main function is to store data for the program to access; it retains the stored data so long as power is applied (volatile). The detail schematic of a 6T cell is shown in Fig. 4.1. Its design involves complex tradeoffs between the following seven factors [9, 27, 28].

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Baker Mohammad
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  1. 1.Khalifa University of Science, Technology and ResearchAbu DhabiUnited Arab Emirates

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