Carver Mead’s Lessons from the History of Semiconductors

[April 4, 2021] – Carver Mead was already a legend in VLSI when I started to cover the area of electronic design automation in the 1990s. Together with his Cal Tech student David Johannsen and others Mead formed Silicon Compilers Inc which was in the forefront of VLSI methods that used software-based Hardware Description Language … Continue reading Carver Mead’s Lessons from the History of Semiconductors