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Brad Hutchings, Herman Schmit, Steven Teig: Hybrid configurable circuit for a configurable IC. Stattler Johansen & Adeli, May 29, 2007: US07224182 (106 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments of the invention provide a configurable integrated circuit (“IC”). This IC includes several configurable logic circuits for receiving configuration data and configurably performing a set of operations based on the configuration data. It also includes several hybrid circuits. Each pa ...


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Herman Schmit, Michael Butts, Brad L Hutchings, Steven Teig: Configurable circuits, ICs, and systems. Stattler Johansen & Adeli, September 19, 2006: US07109752 (101 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments of the invention provide configurable integrated circuit (IC) that has a first interface rate for exchanging signals with a circuit outside of the configurable IC. The configurable IC has an array of configurable circuits. The array includes several configurable logic and interconne ...


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Herman Schmit, Michael Butts, Brad L Hutchings, Steven Teig: Configurable circuits, ICs, and systems. Stattler Johansen & Adeli, March 20, 2007: US07193440 (90 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments of the invention provide a configurable integrated circuit (IC). The configurable IC includes first and second interconnect circuits. The first interconnect circuit has a set of input terminals, a set of output terminals, and several connection schemes for communicatively coupling t ...


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Steven Teig, Joseph L Ganley: Partitioning placement method using diagonal cutlines. Cadence Design Systems, Stattler Johansen & Adeli, February 4, 2003: US06516455 (83 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments of the invention are placers that use diagonal lines in calculating the cost of potential placement configurations. For instance, some embodiments estimate the wirelength cost of a placement configuration by (1) identifying, for each net list, a bounding box that encloses all the ci ...


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Steven Teig, Andrew Caldwell: Method for layout and manufacture of gridless non manhattan semiconductor integrated circuits using compaction. Cadence Design Systems, Dag Johansen, Stattler Johansen & Adeli, February 25, 2003: US06526555 (70 worldwide citation)

The present invention introduces methods for implementing gridless non Manhattan architecture for integrated circuits. In one particular embodiment, an integrated circuit layout containing horizontal, vertical, and diagonal interconnect lines is first created. Next, the integrated circuit layout is ...


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Herman Schmit, Steven Teig, Brad Hutchings, Randy Renfu Huang: Configurable IC with routing circuits with offset connections. Tabula, Adeli Law Group, November 13, 2007: US07295037 (66 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments provide a configurable integrated circuit (“IC”) that includes several configurable tiles arranged in a tile arrangement. Each configurable tile has a set of configurable logic circuits and a set of configurable routing circuits for routing signals between configurable logic circuit ...


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Steven Teig, Herman Schmit, Jason Redgrave, Vikas Chandra: Configurable IC with interconnect circuits that also perform storage operations. Tabula, Adeli & Tollen, March 11, 2008: US07342415 (65 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments provide a configurable IC that includes several configurable logic circuits for configurably performing computations. The configurable IC also includes several configurable routing circuits for configurable routing signals to and from the logic circuits. In some embodiments, at leas ...


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Andre Rohe, Steven Teig, Herman Schmit, Jason Redgrave, Andrew Caldwell: Operational time extension. Adeli Law Group, June 26, 2007: US07236009 (58 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments provide a reconfigurable integrated circuit (“IC”). This IC has several reconfigurable circuits, each having several configurations for several configuration cycles. The reconfigurable circuits include several time-extending reconfigurable circuits. During the operation of the IC, e ...


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Herman Schmit, Michael Butts, Brad L Hutchings, Steven Teig: Configurable circuits, ICs, and systems. Stattler Johansen & Adeli, January 2, 2007: US07157933 (56 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments of the invention provide a first configurable integrated circuit (IC) that has a first configurable IC design. The first configurable IC implements a second IC design that is specified for a second IC that is to operate a particular design rate. The first configurable IC includes se ...


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Steven Teig, Jason Redgrave, Timothy Horel: Configurable integrated circuit with error correcting circuitry. Tabula, Adeli & Tollen, May 5, 2009: US07529992 (55 worldwide citation)

An integrated circuit (IC) performs error detection and correction on configuration data. The IC includes a configuration memory for storing configuration data and error correction data, and error correction circuitry for receiving the configuration data, correcting a particular error in the receive ...