Understanding and Minimizing Study Bias (2020 Study)

This blog is a continuation on the 2020 Wilson Research Group Functional Verification Study blog series. A big concern when…

DAC 2020: A Rare Virtual Opportunity in Professional Development!

DAC 2020: A Rare Virtual Opportunity in Professional Development!

Probably one of the most important pieces of advice I ever received was given to me when I was a…

Asking better questions on the Verification Academy Forums with EDAPlayground

Asking better questions on the Verification Academy Forums with EDAPlayground

The forums on the Verification Academy have been around for about a decade (even longer if you count its origins…

Navigating the Road to Functional Safety

Navigating the Road to Functional Safety

One example of increasing requirements that are contributing to growing electronic system complexity relates to safety-critical designs, such as ISO…

FPGA Verification Maturity: A Quantitative Analysis

FPGA Verification Maturity: A Quantitative Analysis

In early February, I had the honor of keynoting the FPGA-forum held in the beautiful city of Trondheim, Norway. This…

What happens in Vegas…is happening in the Verification Academy and Mentor booths!

What happens in Vegas…is happening in the Verification Academy and Mentor booths!

It’s been 18 years since DAC last visited Las Vegas, and a lot has happened in verification during this period….

Portable Stimulus and Lots More at the Verification Academy @DAC

Portable Stimulus and Lots More at the Verification Academy @DAC

Spring appears to have finally arrived in New England (although sometimes it’s tough to tell through all the rain), and…

New Job Excitement

New Job Excitement

This is my first Verification Horizons blog since joining the Mentor Product Engineering team in January. I’m excited to be…

What’s Exciting at this Year’s Design Automation Conference?

What’s Exciting at this Year’s Design Automation Conference?

I am honored to have the opportunity to serve as the 2019 DAC Technical Program Chair, and this has been…