blogs

Verification Engineer Career Path

Verification Engineer Career- Opportunities and Path

Introduction One of the big job opportunities in VLSI Design spectrum is  front end verification engineer. The demand for verification engineers has been increasingly over last decade and is also getting more and more importance. Note: If you are new to VLSI Design life cycle, you might want to read  VLSI – Front end vs …

Verification Engineer Career- Opportunities and PathRead More »

What is a p_sequencer and an m_sequencer in UVM?

In SystemVerilog based OVM/UVM methodologies,  UVM sequences are objects with limited life time unlike a component which has a lifetime through out simulation. UVM Testbench – Sequences vs  Components Refer following standard UVM test bench diagram for a general concept.  All components like  test, env, scoreboard, agent, monitor, sequencer and driver  are derived from   uvm_component  …

What is a p_sequencer and an m_sequencer in UVM?Read More »

Career Opportunities

Opportunities For Electronics Engineering Graduates

This week, I got an invite to talk to a batch of final year Electronics Engineering Students who was undergoing a 4 week internship training as part of curriculum. The students have completed 6 semesters of their graduation program and completed course work on Semiconductors, Digital Electronics, Embedded Systems, Micro Controllers, Verilog, C programming and …

Opportunities For Electronics Engineering GraduatesRead More »

Verification Validation Testing

Verification, Validation, Testing of ASIC and SOC designs – What are the differences?

Do you know differences between Verification, Validation and Testing of ASIC / SOC designs in the VLSI/chip design life cycles? If you are involved in any ASIC/SOC design life cycle, it is highly likely that you would have heard questions like – Have you verified a feature?  Is all feature testing completed?  How will you …

Verification, Validation, Testing of ASIC and SOC designs – What are the differences?Read More »

My top answers of 2017 across VLSI, Semiconductor, Verification, Interviews and Career

Another year of writing on Quora completed (2017) with more than 300+ answers. That fell short slightly below my goal of averaging an answer per day. Nevertheless it has been another wonderful experience. I am happy to have helped those in need through these answers in the last year related to VLSI, Semiconductor and related …

My top answers of 2017 across VLSI, Semiconductor, Verification, Interviews and CareerRead More »

Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)