[SI-LIST] : SCALE factor in HSPICE simulations

About this list Date view Thread view Subject view Author view

From: Jinhua Chen ([email protected])
Date: Tue Sep 26 2000 - 08:07:34 PDT

Hi, SI engineers

I am trying to find a easy way to get out of the inter-operability problem in
HSPICE simulations.

This general problem involves two semiconductor vendor models. Assume
they are vendor A and Vendor B. Vendor A's driver drives Vendor B's
receiver, or vise verse.

Assume in vendor A's model, the 'scale' parameter must be 1. In vendor B's
model, the 'scale' parameter must be 0.5. Since the '.OPTION SCALE' is
the global parameter (my understanding), either 'scale=1' or 'scale=0.5'
could cause errors in the simulations. Is there anyway to define the 'scale'
parameter as local parameter? I could find the easy solution from the
HSPICE manual. To let the vendor change their models is not easy as well.

| ------------------------------------- |
| "High Performance Engineering & Design" |
| Jinhua Chen, Ph.D e-mail: [email protected] |
| Sr. SI Engineer http://www.nesa.com/ |
| NESA, Inc. Tel +1.978.897-8787 |
| 636 Great Road Fax +1.978.897-5359 |
| Stow, MA 01775 USA |

**** To unsubscribe from si-list or si-list-digest: send e-mail to
[email protected] 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

About this list Date view Thread view Subject view Author view

This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Tue May 08 2001 - 14:29:35 PDT