Coriolis vlsi Backend Tools

Date: March 20, 2020
Authors: Jean-Paul Chaput
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Version: Deprecated, see (jpc)

Coriolis is a set of tools for vlsi backend. It's main features are :

  • An analytic placer Etesian (based on Coloquinte).
  • A router Katana for digital designs. An extension toward mixed design is currently under development.
  • Python fast prototyping capabilities and layout procedural description.

Coriolis is a replacement of the Alliance place and route tools.

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