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
P. Bose, "Pre-Silicon Modeling and Analysis: Impact On Real Design," in IEEE Micro, vol. 26, no. , pp. 3, 2006.