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Prototypes

  • Vibhu Sharma
  • Francky Catthoor
  • Wim Dehaene
Chapter
Part of the Analog Circuits and Signal Processing book series (ACSP)

Abstract

This chapter describes two prototypes of Static Random Access Memory (SRAM) macro. The test chips (IM_90 and IM_65) have been successfully developed, fabricated, and tested in order to validate the proposed low energy and variability resilient circuit techniques discussed in the previous chapters. First a design overview of IM_90 (first prototype) is provided followed by IM_65 (second prototype). This chapter concludes with the performance comparison of IM_90 and IM_65 with the current state-of-the-art for the wireless sensor node applications.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vibhu Sharma
    • 1
  • Francky Catthoor
    • 2
  • Wim Dehaene
    • 1
  1. 1.ESAT-MICASK.U. LeuvenHeverleeBelgium
  2. 2.Departement ESATIMECHeverleeBelgium

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