CHAPTER 8

Conclusions


Prev TOC Next

8.4. Recommendations for further research

  • Application of the theory illustrated in Chapter 2 for power comparisons and analysis of power in A/D converters. Most of the effort should be done in the comparator sizing according to accuracy requirements for every bit. This is crucial in the next generation A/D for high frequency applications like RF fully digitized radio receivers.
  • A thorough investigation of power in oscillators, low-noise amplifiers where noise optimization is important for improving phase noise and noise factors respectively.
  • The use of chopper technique to improve matching in polyphase filters reducing further the power consumption and the realization of a polyphase filter capable of working below 1V (one penlite requires 0.9V when discharged).
  • The application of the chopper technique in low offset integrators used for battery management in monitoring the battery current.
  • The combination of the two Sinc approximation techniques in a single design for power reduction in the digital domain and the investigation of the possibility to use CDS format in having powers of two as coefficients. This will improve tremendously the matching in the current sources.
  • The implementation of a D/A converter with a class A chopped amplifier for increasing the dynamic range for high resolution applications (>20 bit).
CST: Webinar

Aldec Simulator Evaluate Now

Featured Video
Jobs
ASIC Hardware Engineer for BAE Systems Intelligence & Security at Arlington, VA
Senior PIC Test Development Engineer for Infinera Corp at Sunnyvale, CA
DSP Tools Engineer for Cirrus Logic, Inc. at Austin, TX
Senior Formal FAE Location OPEN for EDA Careers at San Jose or Anywhere, CA
RF IC Design Engineering Manager for Intel at Santa Clara, CA
Upcoming Events
Essentials of Electronic Technology: A Crash Course at Columbia MD - Jan 16 - 18, 2018
Essentials of Digital Technology at MD - Feb 13 - 14, 2018
IPC APEX EXPO 2018 at San Diego Convention Center San Diego CA - Feb 24 - 1, 2018
CST: Webinar series



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise