• Corpus ID: 2241382

Low Power Electronics and Design

  title={Low Power Electronics and Design},
  author={David Blaauw and Thaddeus J. Gabara and Guest Editor}
L OW power design has played an important role in very large scale integration (VLSI) design, particularly as we continue to double the number of transistors on a die every two years and increase the frequency of operation. One important aspect of low power is mobile communications and its impact on our lives. We are at the start of the proliferation of mobile PDA's (Personal Digital Assistants), cellular phones, and portable computing. All of these devices are shaping the way we will be… 
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