Browse Prior Art Database

Different Ways To Design Up/Down Counters With MTL Gates

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000067853D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Hornung, RM [+details]

Abstract

Usually two kinds of up/down counters are used in logic circuitry: - synchronous counters where the outputs change simultaneously with respect to the clock, and - asynchronous counters where the outputs are set up in sequence from LSB (least significant bits) to MSB (most significant bits).