Issue No.04 - July/August (2006 vol.26)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MM.2006.78
Micro editor in chief Pradip Bose talks about the challenge of predicting and tuning a microprocessor's net quality well before its tape out and eventual production cycle.
Pre-silicon modeling, CMOS, performance modeling
Pradip Bose, "Pre-Silicon Modeling and Analysis: Impact On Real Design", IEEE Micro, vol.26, no. 4, pp. 3, July/August 2006, doi:10.1109/MM.2006.78