Trent McConaghy is co-founder and chief scientist of Analog Design Automation Inc.
From 1992-1995, he held the position of chairman of the IEEE Standards Coordinating Committee 30 -- Analog Hardware Description Languages (AHDL).
design environment is the centerpiece for the most complete front-to-back analog
design automation solution for full-custom analog
and mixed-signal design in the industry," said Pat Dutrow, director of the Connections Program at Cadence.
The analog portion of integrated circuit design will always be with us," said Matthew Raggett, ADA's president and CEO.
While currently only 20 per cent of a chip's area for most ICs is analog, 50 per cent of re-spins are attributable to the analog portion of the design.