Process Variation-Aware Analog Circuit Sizing: Uncertain Optimization

  • Bo LiuEmail author
  • Georges Gielen
  • Francisco V. Fernández
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 501)


Chapter 5 provides an overview of uncertain optimization, and the application area: variation-aware analog circuit sizing. Two common efficiency enhancement methods for uncertain optimization are then introduced, including some basics of computational statistics.


Robust Optimization Analog Circuit Yield Optimization Latin Hypercube Sampling Differential Pair 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bo Liu
    • 1
    Email author
  • Georges Gielen
    • 2
  • Francisco V. Fernández
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of ComputingGlyndwr UniversityWrexham, WalesUK
  2. 2.Department of Elektrotechniek ESAT-MICASKatholieke Universiteit LeuvenLeuvenBelgium
  3. 3.IMSE-CNMUniversidad de Sevilla and CSICSevillaSpain

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