IC 0.18µm aC18A6

IC ams 0.18µm CMOS 6 ML aC18A6


Met. layer(s): 6 metal layers / Thick Metal 6 MiM Capacitors Maximum die size: 2cm x 2cm Standard cells: digital standard cells and IO pads analog standard cells and IO pads
Available I/O: I/O cell library with available for 1.8V/5V.
Temp. range: -40° C. / +180° C.
Supply voltage: 1.8V, 5.0V.


Power management applications MEMS and Sensor interfaces Other SOC applications in Medical, Automotive and Industrial High performance mixed analog/digital applications



Frontend Backend tools :

Cadence IC 6.1.6

Simulation tools :

Spectre, Hspice, Ultrasim, NC-Sim, ams-Designer (Cadence) Eldo, ModelSim, QuestaSim (Mentor Graphics) Hspice (Synopsys)

Verification tools :

Assura, PVS (Cadence) Calibre (Mentor Graphics)

Parasitics extraction tools :

QRC (Cadence) Calibre xRC (Mentor Graphics)

Place route tools :

Encounter Digital Implementation-EDI- (Cadence)


LV Digital standard cells and IO Libraries:
- CORELIB: General purpose digital library
- CORELIB_3B: Same as CORELIB with 3 busses (VDD, VSS, GND)
- IOLIB: IO pads (input, output, bidir). 3.3V and 5V available
- IOLIBC_3B: Core limited digital IO Libraries
- Core and IO cells are characterized for 1.8V, 2.2V, 2.7V, 3.3V.
Analog standard cells Libraries:
- IOLIB_ANA: Analog IO pads library
- IOLIBC_ANA_3B: Core limited Analog IO pads library
- IOLIB_ANA_HV: High Voltage Analog IO pads library
- A_CELLS: Analog Library.


Typical leadtime: 14-16 weeks from MPW run deadline to packaged parts
From Q3/2017 to Q2/2018: Exceptional delayed leadtime: 20-22 weeks from MPW run deadline to to packaged parts