• To understand the essential knowledge on the fundamentals and applications of digital circuits and digital computing principles
  • To understand the overview on the design principles of digital computing systems



  • Ability to design and implement complicated digital systems using Verilog


Unit – I

          Binary codes - Weighted and non-weighted - Binary arithmetic conversion algorithms, Canonicaland standard boolean expressions - Truth tables, K-map reduction - Don't care conditions - Adders / Subtractors - Carry look-ahead adder - Code conversion algorithms - Design of code converters - Equivalence functions.


Unit – II

          Binary/Decimal Parallel Adder/Subtractor for signed numbers - Magnitude comparator - Decoders / Encoders - Multiplexers / Demultiplexers - Boolean function implementation using multiplexers.


Unit – III

          Sequential logic - Basic latch - Flip-flops (SR, D, JK, T and Master-Slave) - Triggering of flip-flops - Counters - Design procedure - Ripple counters - BCD and Binary - Synchronous counters, Registers - Shift registers - Registers with parallel load, Reduction of state and flow tables - Race-free state assignment - Hazards.


Unit – IV

          Introduction to VLSI design - Basic gate design - Digital VLSI design - Design of general boolean circuits using CMOS gates. Verilog Concepts – Basic concepts – Modules & ports & Functions – useful modeling techniques –Timing and delays–user defined primitives. Modeling Techniques


Unit – V

          Advanced Verilog Concepts – Synthesis concepts –Inferring latches and flip-flops–Modeling techniques for efficient circuit design. Design of high-speed arithmetic circuits–Parallelism Pipelined Wallace tree tipliers - Systolic algorithms - Systolic matrix multiplication.



  • Morris Mano and Michael D. Ciletti, "Digital Design", 5th edition, Prentice Hall of India,2012
  • Samir Palnitkar, "Verilog HDL", 2nd Edition, Pearson Education, 2003


  • Michael D. Ciletti, "Advanced Digital Design with the Verilog HDL, 2nd Edition, Pearson Education, 2010
  • Stephen Brown, "Fundamentals of Digital Logic with Verilog", McGraw Hill, 2007