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Synopsys, IEEE to host Microelectronics Olympiad

Posted: 13 Aug 2012     Print Version  Bookmark and Share

Keywords:microelectronics  electronic design automation  competition 

Seventh Annual International Microelectronics Olympiad of Armenia will be held on October 4, 2012 in Yerevan, Armenia. Hosted by Synopsys, the event will be held in cooperation with the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Test Technology Technical Council (TTTC).

The Olympiad aims to highlight the most talented engineers under the age of 30. The goals of electronic engineering competition are to award talented microelectronics engineers and inspire the next-generation to enter the microelectronics.

The contestants will compete in the areas of digital IC design and test, analogue and mixed-signal IC design and test, semiconductor devices and technology, and mathematic and algorithmic issues of electronic design automation (EDA).

"The first Armenian Microelectronics Olympiad in 2006 attracted 82 participants. The event has since grown to an international contest including numerous award categories and 349 participants from 12 countries," said Rich Goldman, the president of the Olympiad Organising Committee, CEO of Synopsys Armenia and vice president for Corporate Marketing and Strategic Alliances at Synopsys. "Working with IEEE will enable further growth."

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