Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions - ASICs for Medical

Custom ASICs benefitting the Medical Industry for Ultrasound and X-Ray Imaging.

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions - ASICs for Security Screening

Providing ASICs for the Security Screening X-Ray Imaging market segment.

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions - ASICs for Harsh Environments

Providing ASICs to benefit the Oil and Gas Mining Markets in High Reliability Electronics and Electronic Detonators.

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions - ASICs for Space & Satellite

Offering a variety of Digital and Mixed-Signal RadHard ASICs for your HiRel Space applications.

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions - ASICs for Military & Aerospace

Offering Mixed Signal, High Voltage and Digital ASICs for demanding HiRel, Military, Industrial and Avionics applications.

First Pass Success > Existing IP

Cobham Semiconductor Solutions (formerly Aeroflex) has developed IP that is available for incorporation into custom ASICs

Additional data available:

  • 0.35um and 0.18um Databooks
    • Updated 3 times each year (Feb, Jun, Oct)
    • Not posted on web - Contact Regional Sales Manager
  • Radiation Reports - Contact Regional Sales Manager

Cobham Analog IP

All IP owned by Cobham; no IP encumbrances in moving from one foundry to another.

  • Low-Noise Analog Front-Ends (AFE's)
  • Band-gap references, Voltage References
  • Comparators
  • High slew-rate op amps
  • Instrumentation amplifiers
  • Gate Drivers, Floating Gate Drivers
  • Low resistance analog switches with over-current protection
  • Precision current sources
  • RC Oscillators (30ppm stability)
  • Watch-Dog Timers
  • Power On Reset (POR)
  • LDO Voltage Regulators
  • Charge Pumps
  • Level Shifters
  • Analog I/O with 4000V (HBM)

Synthesizeable Soft IP (Cobham Gaisler)

  • LEON III/LEON IV family of SPARC V8
  • LEON III/LEON IV FT family of SPARC V8
  • GRLIB portable IP library
  • GRFPU IEEE-754 Floating-Point Unit
  • GRPCI Master/Target PCI Bridge
  • GRETH 10/100/1000 Mbit Ethernet MAC
  • USB host controller
  • USB device controller
  • SpaceWire™ controller
  • SpaceWire™ router
  • GR1553 AHB IF for 1553
  • Spacecraft DAta Handling
  • I2C - Inter-IC Bus interfaces
  • SPI™ - Serial Peripheral Interface
  • AES/ECC Cryptographic Engines
  • CAN controllers
  • Memory controllers

Cobham Digital Libraries

Scalable, multi-foundry digital libraries: No IP encumbrances in moving from one foundry to another.

  • Customer Design Toolkits include technology libraries and proprietary utilities for design flow
    • Supports Verilog HDL and VHDL
    • Includes cell libraries for synthesis, simulation, DFT and timing analysis
      • Synthesis using Synopsys DC Ultra
      • Simulation using Synopsys VCS or Mentor ModelSim

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions toolkit and design libraries are available for download.