Newnes Press, an imprint of Elsevier, announced the publication of Analog Circuit Design, Volume 2, Immersion in the Black Art of Analog Design. The book is a companion volume to Analog Circuit Design: A Tutorial Guide to Applications and Solutions. The book includes application notes on power management, data conversion and signal conditioning circuit solutions, and an extensive circuit collection of reference designs. The analog circuit design book was written by Bob Dobkin and Jim Williams.
Cadence Design Systems published a new book: Advanced Verification Topics. The 229-page book describes the latest techniques and methodologies for verifying today’s most complex IP and systems on chips (SoCs). It discusses topics like metric-driven verification of digital and mixed-signal designs, low-power verification using the UVM, multi-language UVM, and acceleration for the UVM. The Cadence book is ideal for aid verification engineers. It builds on a prior Cadence book, A Practical Guide to Adopting the Universal Verification Methodology (UVM).