Alain Vachoux

EPFL STI IEL LSM
ELD 338 (Bâtiment ELD)
Station 11
CH-1015 Lausanne

EPFL STI STI-SEL SEL-ENS

Administrative data

Fields of expertise

Modelling of analog, mixed-signal, and multi-discipline systems.
Language-based hardware design.
Front-end EDA tools (simulation, synthesis, verification).
Computer-aided design of VLSI circuits.

Publications

Teaching & PhD

Teaching

  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering,

PhD Programs

  • Doctoral Program in Microsystems and Microelectronics
  • Doctoral Program in Electrical Engineering

PhD Students

Courses

Digital systems design for EE

Students will acquire basic knowledge about methodologies and tools for the design, optimization, and verification of custom digital systems/hardware. They will learn how to translate a behavioral description written in the VHDL language into digital har... goto

Section of Electrical and Electronical Engineering, 2018-2019, Autumn semester, language :
Section of Electrical and Electronical Engineering, 2018-2019, Bachelor semester 5, language :

Hardware systems modeling

This course addresses the main aspects of the modeling of digital and mixed-signal hardware components and systems using the VHDL and the VHDL-AMS modeling languages. goto

Section of Electrical and Electronical Engineering, 2018-2019, Master semester 3, language : english

Hardware systems modeling I

Creation and use of models in digital hardware design from the RTL design with the VHDL language to the more abstract system level as required for designing modern systems-on-chip. The SystemVerilog and SystemC languages and the principles of functional v... goto

MINEUR, 2018-2019, Autumn semester, language : english
Section of Electrical and Electronical Engineering, 2018-2019, Master semester 1, language : english
Section of Electrical and Electronical Engineering, 2018-2019, Master semester 3, language : english

Hardware systems modeling II

Creation and use of models of analog and mixed-signal hardware systems at various levels of abstraction. Use of the VHDL-AMS hardware description language. goto

MINEUR, 2018-2019, Spring semester, language : english
Section of Electrical and Electronical Engineering, 2018-2019, Master semester 2, language : english
Section of Electrical and Electronical Engineering, 2018-2019, Master semester 4, language : english

Lab in EDA based design

The goal of this lab is to get a working knowledge on the use of industrial state-of-the-art EDA (Electronic Design Automation) tools and design kits for the design of analog and digital integrated circuits. goto

Section of Electrical and Electronical Engineering, 2018-2019, Master semester 1, language : english
Section of Electrical and Electronical Engineering, 2018-2019, Master semester 3, language : english

Object-oriented programming and design

Introduction to essential elements of object-oriented programming and design with C++ from the C language learned in the first year. Application to a simulation project using open-source tools (Eclipse, doxygen, XML, gnuplot). goto

Section of Electrical and Electronical Engineering, 2018-2019, Autumn semester, language : french
Section of Electrical and Electronical Engineering, 2018-2019, Bachelor semester 3, language : french