Issue No.02 - March/April (1987 vol.7)
Arno Peels , Twente University of Technology, The Netherlands
Digital system design with LSI and VLSI circuits can be better understood and performed if one can define an implementation-independent abstract processor, map processes on it, and proceed by steps, in a top-down fashion, from this abstraction to realization.
Arno Peels, "Designing Digital Systems? SSI And MSI Vs. LSI And VLSI", IEEE Micro, vol.7, no. 2, pp. 66-80, March/April 1987, doi:10.1109/MM.1987.304848