Journal Title : International Journal of Modern Trends in Engineering and Science


Author’s Name : V Singaravelan | P Kannan | S Prabu Venkateswaranunnamed

Volume 04 Issue 01 2017

ISSN no:  2348-3121

Page no: 21-25

Abstract – With the advancements in the semiconductor industry, designing a high performance processor is a prime concern. Multiplier is one of the most crucial parts in almost every digital signal processing applications. This paper addresses the implementation of an 8-bit multiplier design employing CMOS full adder, full adder using Double Pass Transistor (DPL) and Multioutput carry look ahead logic (CLA). DPL adder avoids the noise margin problem and speed degradation at low value of supply voltages associated with complementary pass transistor (CPL) logic circuits. Multioutput carry look ahead adder leads to significant improvement in the speed of the overall circuitry. The investigation is carried out with simulation runs on HSPICE environment using 90 nm process technologies at 25 °C. Finally, the design guidelines are derived to select the most suitable topology for the desired applications. Investigation reveals that multiplier design using Multioutput carry look ahead adder proves to be more speed efficient in comparison with the other two considered design strategies.

Keywords Double Pass Transistor (DPL) adders, Carry lookahead (CLA) adders, Domino CMOS logic, DPL Multiplier, CLA Multiplier


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