John Ferguson is the Director of Marketing for Calibre DRC Applications at Mentor Graphics in Wilsonville, Oregon. He received a BS degree in Physics from McGill University in 1991, an MS in Applied Physics from the University of Massachusetts in 1993, and a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the Oregon Graduate Institute of Science and Technology in 2000. John has worked extensively in the area of physical design verification for manufacturing of leading edge integrated circuits.
Assembly Design Kits are the Future of Package Design Verification
Aug 03, 2015 · By John Ferguson · BlogsUnlike the traditional system-on-chip (SoC) design process, which has fully qualified verification methods embodied in the form of process design...
Silicon Photonics and 2.5D Interposer Design
Feb 10, 2015 · By John Ferguson · BlogsHistorically, we all took Moore’s Law for granted. With each new node, we could expect to see faster-performing devices, smaller...
3D By Design: PDKs Can Enable an Open Market for Interposer and 3D Solutions
Nov 25, 2014 · By John Ferguson · BlogsAs an integral part of the established integrated circuit (IC) supply chain, Outsourced Assembly and Test (OSAT) companies offer IC...