From: David Chengson (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Mon Jul 17 2000 - 11:59:35 PDT
Does anyone have some approximate numbers for
the amount of on-chip capacitance that has been explicitly
added to large commercial or non-commercial chips?
I'm looking for data as it relates to explicit on-chip
capacitance to reduce core noise.
As an example, I heard at one point that the DEC Alpha chips
in the mid 90's used on the order of 50nF of explicit
capacitance for its core logic.
If there is data on the order of magnitude
amount of capacitance used on Sun, MIPs, Intel, Motorola, IBM
uPs, or other large VLSI chips, I would greatly appreciate
hearing about it.
Dave Chengson Juniper Networks www.juniper.net
email@example.com W: (408)745-8189 FAX 408 745-8905
**** To unsubscribe from si-list or si-list-digest: send e-mail to
firstname.lastname@example.org. In the BODY of message put: UNSUBSCRIBE
si-list or UNSUBSCRIBE si-list-digest, for more help, put HELP.
si-list archives are accessible at http://www.qsl.net/wb6tpu
This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Wed Nov 22 2000 - 10:50:47 PST