Powering this new era of technology are advanced silicon chips, which are made even smarter by the remarkable software that drives them. Synopsys is at the forefront of Smart, Secure Everything with the world’s most advanced tools for silicon chip design, verification, IP integration, and application security testing.
Alma Technologies S.A. is a private company based in Athens, Greece, founded in 2001. Alma Technologies specializes in the development of high quality Silicon IP Cores and provides digital VLSI design services. Its fields of expertise include still image compression, video compression and cryptography applications. In these fields a broad range of high quality IP Core solutions is offered.
Chip Estimate is an EDA company focused on developing and delivering integrated chip project planning solutions. The company's InCyte products are used at the architectural level of the electronics design flow to estimate chip die size, power, leakage, yield and cost, and to perform rapid what-if analysis.
The Khronos Group was founded in January 2000 by a number of leading media-centric companies, including 3Dlabs, ATI, Discreet, Evans & Sutherland, Intel, NVIDIA, SGI and Sun Microsystems, dedicated to creating open standard APIs to enable the authoring and playback of rich media on a wide variety of platforms and devices.
The MIPI Alliance is a non-profit corporation that operates as an open membership organization. All companies in the mobile device industry are encouraged to join, including semiconductor companies, software vendors, IP providers, peripheral manufacturers, test labs and end product OEMs. Today, more than 250 member companies actively participate in the Alliance, developing interface specifications which drive consistency in processor and peripheral interfaces, promoting reuse and compatibility in mobile devices.
The Hellenic Semiconductor Industry Association (HSIA) was launched in 2005 as a non-profit association of high tech industries to represent the dynamic Greek sector of semiconductors, micro- & nano- electronics and embedded systems. HSIA brings together 50 industrial members and over 30 relevant universities and institutes in Greece and abroad. HSIA is a proud member of the European Semiconductor Industry Association (ESIA) and the Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA)
VLSI research group of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of the Democritus University of Thrace specializes in the design of on-chip interconnection networks (from abstract system-level modeling, to microarchitecture optimization and physical placement/routing engineering including clocking or clock domain crossing optimizations) and application specific multicore architectures. The members of the VLSI research group have published extensively in these fields in major journal and conference venues.