6.375 Complex Digital Systems Design


Class Info

Introduction to the design and implementation of large-scale digital systems using hardware description languages and high-level synthesis tools in conjunction with standard commercial electronic design automation (EDA) tools. Emphasizes modular and robust designs, reusable modules, correctness by construction, architectural exploration, meeting area and timing constraints, and developing functional field-programmable gate array (FPGA) prototypes. Extensive use of CAD tools in weekly labs serve as preparation for a multi-person design project on multi-million gate FPGAs. Enrollment may be limited.

This class has 6.004 as a prerequisite.

6.375 will be offered this semester (Spring 2017). It is instructed by Arvind.

Lecture occurs 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays in 34-301.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

In the Spring 2016 Subject Evaluations, 6.375 was rated 6.4 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the Page Redirection site or on the 6.375 Stellar site.

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