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An Interactive Device Characterization and Model Development System

  • Ebrahim Khalily
  • Peter H. Decher
  • Darrell A. Teegarden

Abstract

A computer aided design system for integrated circuits is not complete without accurate circuit simulation capabilities. Accurate simulation is not possible without accurate models and model parameters. TECAP2 (Transistor Electrical Characterization and Analysis Program) is a program that greatly simplifies the development of models, the extraction of model parameters from measured data, and the comparison of the effectiveness of various models.

Keywords

Channel Length Device Model Main Menu HP9000 Series Model Development System 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2003

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ebrahim Khalily
    • 1
  • Peter H. Decher
    • 1
    • 2
  • Darrell A. Teegarden
    • 1
  1. 1.Engineering Productivity DivisionHewlett PackardCupertinoUSA
  2. 2.Teseda CorporationUSA

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