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Issue No.02 - March/April (2009 vol.26)
pp: 20-29
Jean-Pierre Schoellkopf , STMicroelectronics, Crolles, France
<p>Editor's note:</p><p>With advanced semiconductor technology nodes, power management has become a global problem. In battery powered applications, this problem is even more critical. This article describes a range of design solutions that ST Microelectronics uses to manage dynamic and static power while meeting its targets for area and performance.</p><p align="right">&#x2014;Yervant Zorian, Virage Logic</p>
Low power, power management, process compensation, low leakage, voltage scaling
Jean-Pierre Schoellkopf, "Low-Power Design Solutions for Wireless Multimedia SoCs", IEEE Design & Test of Computers, vol.26, no. 2, pp. 20-29, March/April 2009, doi:10.1109/MDT.2009.39
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