NCUEE Joins MunEDA University Program Adopts MunEDA Tool Suite WiCkeD for Education and Academic Research
JHONGLI CITY, Taiwan & MUNICH — (BUSINESS WIRE) — October 12, 2009 — The National Central University of Taiwan Department of Electrical Engineering ( http://www.ee.ncu.edu.tw) and MunEDA ( www.muneda.com) together announced to have closed a strategic partnership for introducing MunEDA’s leading edge EDA software tool suite WiCkeD for analysis, optimization and modelling of analog and mixed-signal circuits into NCUEE’s design environment for education and academic research. NCU’s department for Electrical Engineering and Design Methodology under Prof. Chien-Nan Jimmy Liu will be provided by MunEDA with necessary software, licenses, training and education material. Vice versa NCU department for EE will act as premium university partner for MunEDA in national and international reseach and education projects.
Prof. Chien-Nan Jimmy Liu, professor of department of Electrical Engineering in NCU stated: “Having used and tested MunEDA’s outstanding software solutions in academic design projects we now want to introduce it for our research and PhD projects as well in lectures and practical class training for graduate and undergraduate students. The methodologies of MunEDA have been documented also in master and PhD works of NCUEE in the past. MunEDA of its outstanding capabilities in technology and methodology is the ideal partner for NCU EE to work on leading edge technologies and research topics.”
“We are very happy that with the Department of Electrical Engineering of National Central University a further national and international very well respected premium academic research partner has joined our MunEDA University Program on a strategic basis,” stated Andreas Ripp, MunEDA vice president sales & marketing. “Bringing our tools and methodologies to PhD researchers and students of NCUEE will have a further positive effect on adopting WiCkeD tools in academic and industry worldwide. MunEDA will participate on research results of NCUEE to improve and adapt new methodologies in the industry. We are looking forward on many excellent common publications together with NCUEE.”
MunEDA’s Taiwan distribution partner GTI Grand Technologies Inc. ( www.grandti.com.tw) will also support NCU.
About NCU National Central University of Taiwan
NCU, originally funded in 1902 in Nanjing was re-established in Taiwan in 1962 as part of the country’s response to the International Geophysical Year. The school was gradually developed into a comprehensive university. NCU has now become Taiwan’s leading school in the fields of geophysics and space science, and was selected as one of the major research-oriented universities in 2001. It is a first-rate university with solid international qualifications. In the future, NCU will continue to apply the down-to-earth attitude and vigorous spirit to leading-edge research and innovative learning, pursuing our excellence as a first-rate university in Taiwan.
Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Munich (Germany), MunEDA provides with software tool suite WiCkeDTM leading EDA technology for analysis, modelling and optimization of yield and performance of analog, mixed-signal and digital designs. MunEDA products and solutions enable customers to reduce the design times of their circuits and to maximize robustness and yield. MunEDA solutions are in industrial use by leading semiconductor companies worldwide in the areas of communication, computer, memories, automotive, and consumer electronics. MunEDA has branch offices in Sunnyvale (USA) and Pavia (Italy) and is partnering with leading EDA distributors in USA, Korea, Japan, Taiwan, UK & Ireland, Singapore, Malaysia, Scandinavia and others to serve a worldwide customer base.
For more information, please visit the MunEDA web site at www.muneda.com.
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