Computer-Aided Design of Digital Systems: Language, Data Structures, and Simulation

  • Christos A. Papachristou
  • Pei-Ching Hwang
Part of the Management and Information Systems book series (MIS)


Hardware description languages, HDLs, are widely used for simulation and synthesis of digital systems. They have also been used as the input for generating microcode, as the input language for system partitioning, design verification, performance evaluation, test generation, and automatic generation of logic design equations and diagrams In general, HDLs are useful to express the structural and behavioral information of digital systems serving as a medium of communication between hardware and software engineers.


Digital System Design Automation System Storage Element Hardware Description Language List Structure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christos A. Papachristou
    • 1
  • Pei-Ching Hwang
    • 2
  1. 1.Computer Engineering and Science Department, Center for Automation and Intelligent Systems ResearchCase Western Reserve UniversityClevelandUSA
  2. 2.Phoenix Data Systems, Inc.AlbanyUSA

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