Goodix developing innovative biometric solutions

Goodix and Helic, Inc. have collaborated to integrate Helic´s VeloceRFâ„¢ RF device synthesis, RaptorXâ„¢ EM modeling and Exalto® EM parasitic extraction and signoff tools within Goodix Design Flow, the companies said.

The result of the collaboration is a complete solution for electromagnetic-aware (EM-aware) synthesis, modeling, analysis and signoff for mixed-signal analog and RF designs.

Driven by innovation, Goodix delivers customer-centric, industry-leading technologies to provide consumers with a safer, smarter and more convenient user experience. Billions of users and mobile devices around the world are powered by Goodix biometric solutions for safe, convenient and rapid authentication.

Goodix is a technology provider of human interface and fingerprint authentication for biometrics, mobile payments and touchscreen markets that bring a secure mobile world to users´ fingertips. Since its inception in 2002 in Shenzhen, China, Goodix has consistently adhered to the principle of independent research and development of its core technologies.

Helic of Santa Clara, Calif., develops and markets Electronic Design Automation (EDA) software that mitigates the risk of crosstalk in high-speed System on Chip (SoC) Designs and Analog/RF designs. Since 2000, its cutting-edge technology enables analog/RF and high-frequency IC design engineers to synthesize inductive devices and model electromagnetic and parasitic phenomena with accuracy, speed and seamless design flow interoperability. Visit for more information.