Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Program of Electrical Engineering


Cadence University Program Member


Cadence provides a set of electronic design automation (EDA) tools for electronics design.


We are using the Cadence tools in academic research to design and layout CMOS mixed-mode analog-digital circuits.

Design of analog continuous-time and discrete-time filters, hybrid filter banks and neural networks are being studied.


The Cadence products are also been used in graduate and undergraduate classes in homeworks problems and specific course projects.


The Electrical Engineering department site licenses for Cadence includes the following 2006 standard University Software Program bundles:


  • Custom Integrated Circuits Bundle
  • Digital Integrated Circuits Bundle
  • Verification Bundle
  • Silicon-Packaging-Board Bundle

Cadence tools are located on the Engineering lab Linux workstations in the directory: /cds/Opus/user




License information


This page is only Cadence-information related, that is, it does not include any other information on vendor’s products.

Cadence is a registered trademark of Cadence Design Systems, Inc., 2655 Seely Avenue, San Jose, CA 95134.



Last Modified 05-May-2017 by Rafael Szendrodi