Functional verification - Guest Lecture

16 Maggio 2024

Egidio Pescari
Digital Verification Manager APPLE

15:30 - 18:30
Aula F3 del Polo Etruria o online



In order to save cost and to match time to market, the Functional Verification is one of the activities that assumed a fundamental role in the ASIC development flow.
In the ASIC project development process the majority of effort is spent in functional verification.
The lecture intends to provide an overview of the digital verification flow, languages and methodologies talking about the activity of a DV engineer from the ASIC specification to the Tape Out.


Egidio is Digital Verification manager at Apple. He graduated in Electronic Engineer at Perugia University in 1998.
He worked as digital designer and verification engineer in Aurelia Microelettronica, Yogitech and Dialog Semiconductor acquiring experience in digital circuit design and specialising in digital verification techniques and methodologies. He joined Apple in 2019.