Design challenges in high performance three-dimensional circuits

  title={Design challenges in high performance three-dimensional circuits},
  author={Eby G. Friedman},
  booktitle={ACM Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI},
The initial focus of the presentation will be on reviewing the fundamental trends specific to 3-D circuits and systems, including the many opportunities and challenges of this exciting new technology. A short review of the MIT Lincoln Laboratories 3-D manufacturing technology will follow. A summary of some primary issues in the physical design of 3-D systems will be reviewed. This discussion will be followed by a review of current research in the area of on-chip 3-D computer network topologies… CONTINUE READING