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Patent Disclosures

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L. Neves "Driving Inductive
Interconnect Using Cascaded Buffers," IBM, (patent pending).

Y. I. Ismail and E. G. Friedman, "DDT: Direct Transfer Function
Truncation. An Alternative to Moment Matching Techniques," University of
Rochester, (patent pending).

Y. I. Ismail, " Effcient Model Order Reduction via Multipoint
Moment Matching," Northwestern University, (patent pending).
Publications:
Book

Y. I. Ismail and E. G. Friedman "OnChip Inductance in High
Speed Integrated Circuits" Kluwer Academic Publishers, Massachusetts, 2001.
Refereed Journal Publications

Y. I. Ismail and Y. Massoud, "OnChip
Inductance in High Speed Integrated Circuits", Circuits and Devices
Magazine (invited Paper).

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L.
Neves, "Exploiting OnChip Inductance in High Speed
Clock Distribution Networks," IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale
Integration (VLSI) Systems (accepted, in press).

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L.
Neves, "Repeater Insertion in Tree Structured Inductive
Interconnect," IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Analog
and Digital Signal Processing (accepted, in press).

Y. I. Ismail and E. G. Friedman, "Effects
of Inductance on the Propagation Delay and Repeater Insertion in VLSI Circuits,"
IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration
(VLSI) Systems,
Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 195  206, April 2000.

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L.
Neves, "Equivalent Elmore Delay for RLC Trees,"
IEEE Transactions on ComputerAided Design, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 8397,
January 2000.

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L.
Neves, "Figures of Merit to Characterize the Importance
of OnChip Inductance," IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration
(VLSI)
Systems,
Vol. 7, No. 4, pp. 442  449, December 1999.

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L.
Neves, "Dynamic and ShortCircuit Power of CMOS Gates
Driving Lossless Transmission Lines," IEEE Transactions on Circuits
and Systems 1: Fundamental Theory and Applications, Vol. CAS46, No.
8, pp. 950  961, August 1999.
Submitted Journal Papers

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L.
Neves, "Inductance Effects in RLC Trees,"
IEEE
Transactions on Circuits and Systems 1: Fundamental Theory and Applications
(in submission).

Y. I. Ismail and E. G. Friedman "On
the Extraction of OnChip Inductance," IEEE Transactions on ComputerAided
Design (in submission).

Y. I. Ismail and E. G. Friedman "DDT:
Direct Derivation of Transfer Function. An Alternative to Moment Matching
for Tree Structured Interconnect," IEEE Transactions on ComputerAided
Design (in submission).
Refereed Conference Publications

M. H. Masud, S. Hsien, and Y. I. Ismail,
"Circuit and Physical Level Challenges in SoC Circuits", IEEE World MultiConference
on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, (invited paper, in press).

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L.
Neves, "Exploiting OnChip Inductance in High Speed Clock Distribution
Networks," IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Systems, pp. 642652, October
2000.

Y. I. Ismail and E. G. Friedman, "Fast
and Accurate Simulation of Tree Structured Interconnect", IEEE Midwest
Symposium on Circuits and Systems, August 2000.

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L.
Neves, "Exploiting OnChip Inductance in High Speed Clock Distribution
Networks," IEEE Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems, August 2000.

Y. I. Ismail and E. G. Friedman "Sensitivity
of Interconnect Delay to OnChip Inductance," Proceedings of the IEEE International
Symposium on Circuits and Systems, pp. 403407, May 2000.

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L.
Neves, "Repeater Insertion in Tree Structured
Inductive Interconnect," Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE International
Conference on ComputerAided Design, pp. 420424, November 1999.

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L.
Neves, "Optimizing RLC Tree Delays by Employing Repeater Insertion,"
Proceedings
of the IEEE ASIC Conference, pp. 1418, September 1999.

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and Jose
L. Neves, "Equivalent Elmore Delay for RLC
Trees," Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference,
pp. 715720, June 1999.

Y. I. Ismail and E. G. Friedman, "Effects
of Inductance on the Propagation Delay and Repeater Insertion in VLSI Circuits,"
Proceedings
of the ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference, pp. 721724, June 1999.

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L.
Neves, "Signal Waveform Characterization
in RLC Trees," Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium
on Circuits and Systems, pp. 190193, May 1999.

Y. I. Ismail and E. G. Friedman, "Repeater
Insertion in RLC Lines for Minimum Propagation Delay,"
Proceedings
of the IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, pp. 404407,
May 1999.

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L.
Neves, "Inductance Effects in RLC Trees," Proceedings of the
IEEE Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI, pp. 5659, March 1999.

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L.
Neves, "Transient Power in CMOS Gates Driving LC Transmission Lines,"
Proceedings
of the IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits, and Systems,
pp. 377 383, September 1998.

Y. I. Ismail and E. G. Friedman, "Optimum
Repeater Insertion Based on a CMOS Delay Model for OnChip RLC Interconnect,"
Proceedings
of the IEEE ASIC Conference, pp. 369373,September 1998.

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L.
Neves, "Power dissipated by CMOS Gates Driving Lossless Transmission Lines,"
Proceedingsof
the IEEE International Symposium on LowPower Electronics and Design,
pp. 139141, August 1998.

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and Jose
L. Neves, "Figures of Merit to Characterize
the Importance of OnChip Inductance," Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM
Design Automation Conference, pp. 560565, June 1998.

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L.
Neves, "Performance Criteria for Evaluating
the Importance of OnChip Inductance," Proceedings of the IEEE International
Symposium on Circuits and Systems, pp. 244247, May 1998.

Y. I. Ismail, E. G. Friedman, and J. L.
Neves, "Dynamic and ShortCircuit Power of CMOS Gates Driving Lossless
Transmission Lines," Proceedings of the IEEE Great Lakes Symposium on
VLSI, pp. 3944, February 1998.
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