Eric Venditti, Texas Instruments, (user name evenditti) will be managing this forum as your Synthesis and Test expert. Eric will be promoting forum discussions through posts on topical industry issues, as well as ensuring your questions are answered in a timely manner. Help Eric make this a useful forum by adding your insights and expertise. Eric Venditti biography Eric Venditti, Design Engineer, WTBU, Texas Instruments Inc Eric Venditti has 9 years experience in development of low power IP and design flow automations. He is actually a member of the wireless microprocessor methodology development team focusing on physical synthesis. Eric joined Texas Instruments in 2003, as a member of the OMAP2 application processor development team. Prior to this, Eric was a lead engineer focusing on design flow automation at Mindspeed Technologies, Boulder, CO, where he first introduced physical synthesis. Eric started his career as a contractor for Texas Instruments, France, where he was performing RTL development, synthesis and timing closure. Eric holds an Electrical Engineering degree specialized in microelectronics from the Ecole Supérieure d’Ingénieurs en Electronique et Electrotechnique (ESIEE) in Paris, France.