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Author Andriesei, C. ♦ Goras, L. ♦ Delacressoniere, B.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2007
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Applied physics
Subject Keyword Radio frequency ♦ Band pass filters ♦ Tuning ♦ Circuit optimization ♦ CMOS technology ♦ Active inductors ♦ Circuit topology ♦ Q factor ♦ VHF circuits ♦ Energy consumption ♦ independent frequency and quality factor tuning ♦ CMOS RF bandpass filters ♦ active inductors ♦ Q-enhancement
Abstract The paper presents an improved tuning method implemented for a differential active inductor based RF bandpass filter. Derived from a previous designed transistor-only second order filter topology, independent frequency and quality factor tuning are demonstrated in 0.18 mum CMOS technology. The circuit has been basically designed for 2.4 GHz, a frequency high enough to cover the main wireless standards, has small power consumption and can exhibit very high Q values. A wide frequency tuning range is obtained by using on.chip varactors. The circuit absorbs 1 mW from a 1.8 V supply at 2.4 GHz central frequency.
Description Author affiliation: Gheorghe Asachi Tech. Univ., Iasi (Andriesei, C.; Goras, L.) || ECIME/ENSEA, Cergy-Pontoise (Delacressoniere, B.)
ISBN 9781424420049
ISSN 1545827X
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2008-10-13
Publisher Place Romania
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 155.78 kB
Page Count 4
Starting Page 397
Ending Page 400


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library