Inclusion-exclusion principle in the design of a BIST unit for LSI and VLSI circuits

Inclusion-exclusion principle in the design of a BIST unit for LSI and VLSI circuits The basic inclusion-exclusion algorithm is considered in the context of binary vectors. A connection is revealed between the algorithm and the generation of convolution codes for BIST applications in LSI and VLSI circuits. A strategy for changing from combinatorial identities to theoretical probabilities (with infinitely many vectors) is used to extend some classical relations of discrete mathematics and to investigate the results from the viewpoint of signature synthesis. It is shown that the inclusion-exclusion approach is not an identification algorithm in its own right, as it essentially gives the sum of i empirical probabilities. Russian Microelectronics Springer Journals

Inclusion-exclusion principle in the design of a BIST unit for LSI and VLSI circuits

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