Create Electrodes

questex01.in : Create Electrodes

Requires: QUEST Minimum Versions: QUEST 2.0.2.R

This example demonstrate how to created electrodes in QUEST. An electrode is the association of a label and a pad. To load and run this example, select the Load example button in DeckBuild. This will copy the input file, GDSII file and results to your current working directory. Select the run button to execute the example.

The GDSII file can be viewed in MaskViews, Expert or any other layout editing tool that can read GDSII format.

The GDS file is an octogonal inductor where only the "IN" label is present. The objective is to create the "OUT" label and pads for both "IN" and "OUT". To create labels the addlabel command is used. Label name and coordinates are specified. To create pads addpad command is used. This command used the existing labels in the GDS and automatically create corresponding pads with the size and datatype provided by the user.