ECE 498HK: Advanced VLSI System Design (Fall-2022)


Cadence Slides

Cadence OH Slides

Cadence Schematic Shortcuts

Cadence is intended to be used with keyboard shortcuts. Here are the ones you'll be using most commonly:

  • f : zoom “Full”

  • i : add Instance

  • m : Move part

  • c : Copy part

  • w : draw Wire

  • l : Label wire

  • q : Query properties

  • u : Undo (shift+u is redo)

  • r : Rotate (shift+r flips over y-axis)

  • t : direct Text edit

Cadence Simulation Demo

Cadence Demo ECE483SP16

Cadence Demo ECE483SP21

Cadence MATLAB Export Guide

MATLAB Export Guide

Demo Files (ECE483)

Editing cds.lib screenshot
Cadence Library
Parameter file for parametric DC sweep
MATLAB startup file

More Information

THD instructions
Schematic and simulation

Schematic and Layout
Current Source Biasing and Extracted Simulation