Issue No. 02 - April-June (1997 vol. 14)
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<p>HDLs must satisfy important semantic requirements, especially when CAD tools are involved. Designers can meet these requirements by using the standard language constructs of a software-programming language to model hardware for simulation and synthesis.</p>
R. K. Gupta and S. Y. Liao, "Using a Programming Language for Digital System Design," in IEEE Design & Test of Computers, vol. 14, no. , pp. 72-80, 1997.