SICD Summer School

South African Workshop on Superconducting Circuit
Design Tools and Modelling

18-23 February 2018
Hermanus, Cape Town

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A workshop for anyone interested in superconducting circuit design, simulation and the layout of such circuits. Underlying theory used in software will also be discussed accompanied by tutorials.

Josephson Junction dynamics - Guest lectures by
Prof Massoud Pedram
Prof Pascal Febvre
Prof Nobuyuki Yoshikawa
Analogue design -
Spice simulations -
Digital HDL modelling -
Synthesis and verification -
IC Layouts -
Inductance extraction -
Circuit optimization -


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Please see the below PDF for the Summer School schedule:


Workshop schedule

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South African Survival Guide

Presented by SUN Magnetics, a Stellenbosch University company, with the support of the Embassy of France in South Africa

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