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Self Synchronized Asynchronous Sequential Pass Transistor Circuits
October 1992 (vol. 41 no. 10)
pp. 1344-1348

A new class of CMOS VLSI asynchronous sequential circuits utilizing pass transistors is introduced. This class of self synchronizing circuits eliminates the need for critical race free state assignments. These circuits synchronize the transition path action by forcing the circuit to sequence through proper unstable states.

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Index Terms:
self synchronisation; asynchronous sequential pass transistor circuits; CMOS VLSI; critical race free state assignments; asynchronous sequential logic; CMOS integrated circuits; sequential circuits; VLSI.
S.R. Whitaker, G.K. Maki, "Self Synchronized Asynchronous Sequential Pass Transistor Circuits," IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 41, no. 10, pp. 1344-1348, Oct. 1992, doi:10.1109/12.166614
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