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  • ANSYS and Electromagnetic Crosstalk Solutions Leader Helic Sign Definitive Acquisition Agreement

    The acquisition will complement ANSYS’ portfolio to enable next-generation products in 5G and artificial intelligence PITTSBURGH, Jan. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — ANSYS (NASDAQ: ANSS), the global leader and innovator of engineering simulation software, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Helic, the industry-leading provider of electromagnetic crosstalk solutions for systems […]

  • EM Signoff tool, Pharos, introduced at Samsung’s Theatre During DAC June 26, 2018

    Whenever a company invites you to participate in their marketing events, it’s a testimony to the technology and the value you add as a partner. And when that partner is the #1 Semiconductor by revenue world-wide, it is an exceptional honor. At times like these, you better have something of high value to present. To […]

  • Helic Certified by GLOBALFOUNDRIES for 22FDX® Process Technology

    Certification Enables Electromagnetic Modeling Engine, Crosstalk Analysis and Signoff Tools Highlights: Helic’s electromagnetic modeling engine and RaptorX tool have been qualified on GF 22FDX® process. SANTA CLARA, CA – July 9, 2018, Helic, Inc. announced today that its electromagnetic (EM) modeling engine and RaptorX™ have been certified for GLOBALFOUNDRIES 22nm FD-SOI (22FDX®) process technology, enabling […]

  • Goodix Accelerates the Development of Innovative Biometric Solutions with Helic Unified Electromagnetic-Aware Design Flow

    Helic EM-aware flow and tools have been integrated into Goodix mixed signal design environment. This integration enables Goodix designers to accelerate their pace of innovation and improve the robustness of their designs. Goodix, and Helic, Inc. today announced that the companies have collaborated to integrate Helic’s VeloceRF™ RF device synthesis, RaptorX™ EM modeling and Exalto® […]

  • Helic Introduces Pharos, a New Tool for Electromagnetic Crosstalk Risk Analysis

    SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Helic, Inc., the industry-leading provider of electromagnetic crosstalk solutions for System-on-Chips (SOCs), today announced Pharos to help designers identify and alleviate high-risk areas for electromagnetic (EM) and substrate crosstalk induced failures. Pharos combines industry’s largest capacity EM extraction engine with proprietary high-performance simulation technology, allowing designers to quickly uncover and highlight nets […]

  • HSPICE SIG 2018 event

    Helic was invited to participate in the HSPICE SIG 2018 event at the Santa Clara Marriott that was held on Jan 31 2018. The event was well attended by key designers and design managers from the high speed digital and mixed signal design community. Helic’s message regarding the importance of chip-level EM aware physical verification […]

  • Helic Appoints Tom Flynn as Vice President of Sales

    Helic, Inc., an industry-leading provider of electromagnetic crosstalk solutions has appointed Tom Flynn to the executive management team as the Vice President of Sales. Tom brings more than 18 years of global sales leadership in the electronic design automation (EDA) industry. Most notably, Tom led Ansoft’s global sales team for over a decade, tripling sales […]

  • Synopsys and Helic Deliver Unified Electromagnetic-Aware Analog and RF Custom Design Flow

    Highlights: Synopsys Custom Compiler has been integrated with Helic’s RF device synthesis, EM parasitic extraction, and modeling software Integrated solution blends parasitics from Synopsys’ StarRC and Helic’s 3D RLCK extraction into a unified netlist for EM analysis Comprehensive RF simulation and analysis features in Synopsys’ HSPICE and Custom WaveView enable robust design verification and analysis […]

  • MTV Conference Presentation: SOC Electromagnetic Cross talk – Is it Real? Symptoms and Test cases

    A MTV presentation by Anand Raman, Yorgos Koutsoyannopoulos, Padelis Papadopoulos, Konstantis Daloukas, Thomas Flynn and Magdy Abadir (Helic). The 18th annual workshop on Microprocessor and SOC Test and Verification was held in Austin, TX on Dec 11-12, 2017. General Chair: Magdy S. Abadir Vice General Chair: Li-C. Wang, University of California at Santa Barbara Program […]

  • Semi Engineering: The Trouble with Models

    Models are becoming more difficult to develop, integrate and utilize effectively at 10/7nm and beyond as design complexity, process variation and physical effects add to the number of variables that need to be taken into account. Modeling is a way of abstracting the complexity in various parts of the semiconductor design, and there can be […]