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DfA (Design for AMI): A New Integrated Workflow for Modeling 56G PAM4 SerDes Systems

Speakers: Richard Allred (MathWorks), Jonggab Kil (Intel), Vijay Kasturi (Intel)

Authors: Ravindra Rudraraju (Intel), Barry Katz (MathWorks), Tripp Worrell (MathWorks), Walter Katz (MathWorks)

Location: Ballroom E

Track: 02. Chip I/O & Power Modeling & Validation Solutions, 07. Optimizing High-Speed Serial Design

Format: Technical Session

Pass Type: 2-Day Pass, All-Access Pass, Alumni All-Access Pass

Panel – Succeeding with Next-Generation AMI Models & Analysis

Moderator: Donald Telian (SiGuys)

Panelists: Ken Willis (Cadence), Stephen Scearce (Cisco), Walter Katz (MathWorks), Hsinho Wu (Intel), Justin Butterfield (Micron)

Location: Ballroom D

Track: 02. Chip I/O & Power Modeling & Validation Solutions, 07. Optimizing High-Speed Serial Design

Format: Panel Discussion

Pass Type: 2-Day Pass, All-Access Pass, Alumni All-Access Pass, Boot Camp Pass, Expo Pass

Best Practices for Modeling SerDes Systems and Improving IBIS-AMI Correlation

Speaker: Giorgia Zucchelli (MathWorks)

Location: Room 203

Track: Sponsored Session

Allred, Richard

Title: Signal Integrity Expert

Company: MathWorks

Richard has over a decade of signal integrity design experience at Intel, Inphi and SiSoft. He has authored dozens of IBIS-AMI models and is currently developing signal integrity tools at MathWorks. MS/BS 2006 from the University of Utah.

Katz, Walter

Title: Chief Scientist

Company: MathWorks

Katz, Barry

Title: RF and Analog Mixed Signal Manager

Company: MathWorks

Worrell, Tripp

Title: SerDes Manager

Company: MathWorks

Zucchelli, Giorgia

Title: Product Marketing, MathWorks

Company: MathWorks

Giorgia Zucchelli is the product marketing manager for RF and mixed-signal at MathWorks. Before moving to this role in 2013, she was an application engineer focusing on signal processing and communications systems and specializing in analog simulation. Before joining MathWorks in 2009, Giorgia worked at NXP Semiconductors on mixed-signal verification methodologies and at Philips Research developing system-level models for innovative telecommunication systems. Giorgia has a master’s degree in electrical engineering and a doctorate in electronics for telecommunications from the University of Bologna. Her thesis dealt with modeling high-frequency RF devices