Reminiscences of the VLSI Revolution: How a Series of Failures Triggered a Paradigm Shift in Digital Design

@article{Conway2012ReminiscencesOT,
  title={Reminiscences of the VLSI Revolution: How a Series of Failures Triggered a Paradigm Shift in Digital Design},
  author={Lynn Conway},
  journal={IEEE Solid-State Circuits Magazine},
  year={2012},
  volume={4},
  pages={8-31}
}
  • L. Conway
  • Published 24 December 2012
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