Very Large Scale Integration


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Very Large Scale Integration

(hardware)
(VLSI) A term describing semiconductor integrated circuits composed of hundreds of thousands of logic elements or memory cells.
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"A New Binary-Halved Clustering Method and ERT Processor for ASSR System", IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI).
In a move to expand its expertise in Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) and Embedded Systems Design, the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University today signed an MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) with Synopsys Inc s academic initiative Seer Akademi.
Very large scale integration (VLSI) is the process of creating integrated circuits by combining thousands of transistor-based circuits into a single chip.
NBS/NIST developed Multikron[R], a series of Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) instrumentation chips and interface boards that capture performance data to promote both high-performance computing and flexible scalable systems.
In related news, First International Computer Inc.'s Semiconductor Division has selected two HP model 83000 very large scale integration test systems for its expanding test services business in Taiwan and the US.
Improvements in semiconductors and very large scale integration (VLSI) techniques have also helped.
(There are about 25,000 microns to the inch.) These Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) devices, now under development, might depend on thin-film insulators only 100 angstroms (1/250 micron) thick to keep densely packed chips from developing short circuits.

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