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Circuit design

Index Circuit design

The process of circuit design can cover systems ranging from complex electronic systems all the way down to the individual transistors within an integrated circuit. [1]

47 relations: Advanced Design System, Autotrax, Black box, Block diagram, Breadboard, CE marking, Circuit diagram, Computer simulation, Computer-aided manufacturing, Configuration design, Design, Design specification, EasyEDA, Electrical system design, Electronic circuit design, Electronic component, Electronic design automation, Electronics, Espresso heuristic logic minimizer, European Union, Formal verification, GDSII, GEDA, Integrated circuit, Integrated circuit design, KiCad, Logic synthesis, Mathematical model, Mesh analysis, Mockup, Moisture sensitivity level, Nanoelectronics, NI Multisim, Obsolescence, On-board diagnostics, Open Artwork System Interchange Standard, OrCAD, Physical design (electronics), Power network design (IC), Printed circuit board, Product design specification, Prototype, Schematic, Specification (technical standard), SPICE, Transistor, Verification and validation.

Advanced Design System

Advanced Design System (ADS) is an electronic design automation software system produced by Keysight EEsof EDA, a division of Keysight Technologies.

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Autotrax is the name of one of the first professional printed circuit board CAD applications available for personal computers.

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Black box

In science, computing, and engineering, a black box is a device, system or object which can be viewed in terms of its inputs and outputs (or transfer characteristics), without any knowledge of its internal workings.

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Block diagram

A block diagram is a diagram of a system in which the principal parts or functions are represented by blocks connected by lines that show the relationships of the blocks.

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A breadboard is a construction base for prototyping of electronics.

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CE marking

CE marking is a certification mark that indicates conformity with health, safety, and environmental protection standards for products sold within the European Economic Area (EEA).

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Circuit diagram

A circuit diagram (electrical diagram, elementary diagram, electronic schematic) is a graphical representation of an electrical circuit.

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Computer simulation

Computer simulation is the reproduction of the behavior of a system using a computer to simulate the outcomes of a mathematical model associated with said system.

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Computer-aided manufacturing

Computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) is the use of software to control machine tools and related ones in the manufacturing of workpieces.

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Configuration design

Configuration design is a kind of design where a fixed set of predefined components that can be interfaced (connected) in predefined ways is given, and an assembly (i.e. designed artifact) of components selected from this fixed set is sought that satisfies a set of requirements and obeys a set of constraints.

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Design is the creation of a plan or convention for the construction of an object, system or measurable human interaction (as in architectural blueprints, engineering drawings, business processes, circuit diagrams, and sewing patterns).

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Design specification

A design specification is a detailed document providing information about a designed product or process.

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EasyEDA is a web-based EDA tool suite that enables hardware engineers to design, simulate, share - publicly and privately - and discuss schematics, simulations and printed circuit boards.

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Electrical system design

Electrical system design is the design of electrical systems.

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Electronic circuit design

Electronic circuit design comprises the analysis and synthesis of electronic circuits.

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Electronic component

An electronic component is any basic discrete device or physical entity in an electronic system used to affect electrons or their associated fields.

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Electronic design automation

Electronic design automation (EDA), also referred to as electronic computer-aided design (ECAD), is a category of software tools for designing electronic systems such as integrated circuits and printed circuit boards.

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Electronics is the discipline dealing with the development and application of devices and systems involving the flow of electrons in a vacuum, in gaseous media, and in semiconductors.

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Espresso heuristic logic minimizer

The Espresso logic minimizer is a computer program using heuristic and specific algorithms for efficiently reducing the complexity of digital electronic gate circuits.

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European Union

The European Union (EU) is a political and economic union of EUnum member states that are located primarily in Europe.

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Formal verification

In the context of hardware and software systems, formal verification is the act of proving or disproving the correctness of intended algorithms underlying a system with respect to a certain formal specification or property, using formal methods of mathematics.

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GDSII stream format, common acronym GDSII, is a database file format which is the de facto industry standard for data exchange of integrated circuit or IC layout artwork.

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The term gEDA refers to two things.

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Integrated circuit

An integrated circuit or monolithic integrated circuit (also referred to as an IC, a chip, or a microchip) is a set of electronic circuits on one small flat piece (or "chip") of semiconductor material, normally silicon.

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Integrated circuit design

Integrated circuit design, or IC design, is a subset of electronics engineering, encompassing the particular logic and circuit design techniques required to design integrated circuits, or ICs.

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KiCad (Pronounced "Key-CAD") is a free software suite for electronic design automation (EDA). It facilitates the design of schematics for electronic circuits and their conversion to PCB designs. KiCad was originally developed by Jean-Pierre Charras. It features an integrated environment for schematic capture and PCB layout design. Tools exist within the package to create a bill of materials, artwork, Gerber files, and 3D views of the PCB and its components.

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Logic synthesis

In electronics, logic synthesis is a process by which an abstract form of desired circuit behavior, typically at register transfer level (RTL), is turned into a design implementation in terms of logic gates, typically by a computer program called a synthesis tool.

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Mathematical model

A mathematical model is a description of a system using mathematical concepts and language.

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Mesh analysis

Mesh analysis (or the mesh current method) is a method that is used to solve planar circuits for the currents (and indirectly the voltages) at any place in the electrical circuit.

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In manufacturing and design, a mockup, or mock-up, is a scale or full-size model of a design or device, used for teaching, demonstration, design evaluation, promotion, and other purposes.

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Moisture sensitivity level

Moisture sensitivity level relates to the packaging and handling precautions for some semiconductors.

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Nanoelectronics refer to the use of nanotechnology in electronic components.

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NI Multisim

NI Multisim (formerly MultiSIM) is an electronic schematic capture and simulation program which is part of a suite of circuit design programs, along with NI Ultiboard.

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Obsolescence is the state of being which occurs when an object, service, or practice is no longer wanted even though it may still be in good working order.

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On-board diagnostics

On-board diagnostics (OBD) is an automotive term referring to a vehicle's self-diagnostic and reporting capability.

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Open Artwork System Interchange Standard

Open Artwork System Interchange Standard (OASIS) is a language used by computers to represent and express an electronic pattern for an integrated circuit during its design and manufacture.

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OrCAD is a proprietary software tool suite used primarily for electronic design automation (EDA).

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Physical design (electronics)

In integrated circuit design, physical design is a step in the standard design cycle which follows after the circuit design.

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Power network design (IC)

In integrated circuits, electrical power is distributed to the components of the chip over a network of conductors on the chip.

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Printed circuit board

A printed circuit board (PCB) mechanically supports and electrically connects electronic components or electrical components using conductive tracks, pads and other features etched from one or more sheet layers of copper laminated onto and/or between sheet layers of a non-conductive substrate.

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Product design specification

A product design specification (PDS) is a statement of how a design is made (specify the design), what it is intended to do, and how far it complies with the requirements.

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A prototype is an early sample, model, or release of a product built to test a concept or process or to act as a thing to be replicated or learned from.

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A schematic, or schematic diagram, is a representation of the elements of a system using abstract, graphic symbols rather than realistic pictures.

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Specification (technical standard)

A specification often refers to a set of documented requirements to be satisfied by a material, design, product, or service.

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SPICE (Simulation Program with Integrated Circuit Emphasis)Nagel, L. W, and Pederson, D. O., SPICE (Simulation Program with Integrated Circuit Emphasis), Memorandum No.

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A transistor is a semiconductor device used to amplify or switch electronic signals and electrical power.

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Verification and validation

Verification and validation are independent procedures that are used together for checking that a product, service, or system meets requirements and specifications and that it fulfills its intended purpose.

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