The Best of ICCAD marks the 20th anniversary of the International Conference on Computer Aided Design. This book presents a selection of papers from among the best contributions presented in ICCAD based on their impact on research and applications. The Best of ICCAD contains overview articles solicited from leading EDA researchers that comment on the historical context of the selected papers and outline their impact on follow up work.
Nine leading companies including Cadence, Synopsys, Fujitsu, IBM and Magma offer Industry Viewpoints outlining the impact of ICCAD on their businesses. The Best of ICCAD provides an insightful reminder on how much progress has been made in EDA in the past twenty years and will be a useful tool for professionals in the field and students in the pursuit to crack the next wave of emerging EDA problems.