RWTH Aachen University (Hrsg.)

PRIME 2012

8th Conference on Ph.D. Research in Microelectronics & Electronics, 12 – 15 June 2012, Aachen, Germany

2012, XXVI, 339 Seiten, Slimlinebox, CD-Rom
ISBN 978-3-8007-3442-9
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PRIME 2012 Topics:
- Analog and Digital Signal Processing
- Computer Aided Design
- Analog, Digital, Mixed-Signal and RF IC Design
- Integrated Power Ics
- RF, Microwave and Millimeterwave Circuits
- VLSI and SoC Applications
- Visual Signal Processing
- Sensor Systems and MEMS

1

Wearout-Free Oxygen Sensor for Concentration and Flow Measurement

Autoren: Krimphove, C.; Hoffmann, F.; Rebel, G.; Gloesekoetter, P.

2

Towards Pulse-Density Modulated Functional Electrical Stimulation of Neural Cells with Passive Membranes

Autoren: Marzouk, Abdel Moneim; Stanitzki, Alexander; Kokozinski, Rainer

3

Novel Memristive Charge- and Flux-Based Sensors

Autoren: Mahmoudi, Hiwa; Sverdlov, Viktor; Selberherr, Siegfried

4

Design of a 5bit 1GSps VCO Quantizer for a CT Δ Σ Modulator

Autoren: Kauffman, John G.; Rieger, Viola; Ritter, Rudolf; Anders, Jens; Ortmanns, Maurits

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6

Smart Power Gate Array for Cost-Aware Single-Chip Integration of Industrial Applications

Autoren: Zhang, Yipin; Scherjon, Cor; Burghartz, Joachim N.

7

Offset Correction in Dual-Chopper Read-Out Circuits for Half-Bridge Capacitive Accelerometers

Autoren: Bergert, Jonas; Strache, Sebastian; Wunderlich, Ralf; Droste, Dirk; Heinen, Stefan

8

Design of CMOS Gated Analog Readout Circuits for SPAD Pixel Arrays

Autoren: Panina, Ekaterina; Dalla Betta, Gian-Franco; Pancheri, Lucio; Stoppa, David

9

10

An all-inversion-region MOST design methodology applied to a ratioless differential LC-VCO

Autoren: Fiorelli, Rafaella; Silveira, Fernando; Peralías, Eduardo

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13

A 2 GHz - 8.7 GHz Wideband Balun-LNA with Noise Cancellation and Gain Boosting

Autoren: Chen, T.; Rodriguez, S.; Alarcon, E.; Rusu, A.

14

Real-Time Implementation of Self-Adjustable Analog Phase Equalizers

Autoren: Sanczczak Farias, Aurencio; Noceti Filho, Sidnei; Seara, Rui

15

A Novel Built-in Aging Detection Architecture for Mixed-Signal Integrated Circuits

Autoren: Chun, Sehoon; Schulze-Spüntrup, Jan Dirk; Burghartz, Joachim N.

16

Capacitively Divided an On-Chip AC/DC Converter With No-Load Over-Voltage Protection

Autoren: Goravanchi, Payman; Wunderlich, Ralf; Heinen, Stefan

17

Energy efficient current control technique for driving high power LEDs

Autoren: Lohaus, Lukas; Liao, Lei; Strache, Sebastian; Wunderlich, Ralf; Heinen, Stefan

18

Stability Considerations of Hysteretic Controlled DC-DC Converters

Autoren: Dietrich, Stefan; Wunderlich, Ralf; Heinen, Stefan

19

Considerations for Replacing Conventional LVRs With Output Capacitor Free LVRs

Autoren: Jackum, Thomas; Pribyl, Wolfgang; Maderbacher, Gerhard

20

A 10GS/s Single-Core 8-bit ADC with an ENOB above 7.0 up to 4.2GHz

Autoren: Landolt, Oliver; Wiedmann, Frank; Dümler, Ulrich; Sundermeyer, Jan

21

A radiation hard δ Σ ADC in 130 nm CMOS

Autoren: Verbeeck, Jens; Van Uffelen, Marco; Steyaert, Michiel; Leroux, Paul

22

Characterization of Integrated Transmission Lines for RF Bandpass S? Modulators

Autoren: Zahabi, Ali; Anis, Muhammad; Ortmanns, Maurits

23

A Real-Time Test Environment for High Speed Data Converters

Autoren: Lang, Felix; Ferenci, Damir; Alpert, Thomas; Kathmann, Thomas; Faul, Alexander; Grazing, Markus; Berroth, Manfred

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25

Configurable Booth-encoded Modulo 2(exp n)±1 Multipliers

Autoren: Vassalos, Evangelos; Bakalis, Dimitris; Vergos, Haridimos T.

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27

An Adaptable UART Based Configuration and Read-out Interface for IC Prototypes

Autoren: Mueller, Jan Henning; Nejad Moghaddam, Mojdeh Hamzavi; Mohr, Bastian; Strache, Sebastian; Wunderlich, Ralf; Heinen, Stefan

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29

A novel CAM-based Information Detection Hardware System on FPGA

Autoren: Le, Duc-Hung; Pham, Cong-Kha; Inoue, Katsumi

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31

A Simple DVFS Controller for a NoC Switch

Autoren: Kumar Yadav, Manoj; Casu, Mario R.; Zamboni, Maurizio

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33

Multiplexer Based Design for Ternary Logic Circuits

Autoren: Vudadha, Chetan; Sreehari, V.; Srinivas, M. B.

34

A reference-free voltage sensing method based on transient mode switching

Autoren: Syranidis, Ioannis; Xia, Fei; Yakovlev, Alex

35

Improved Modeling of Intersymbol Interference in High Speed Serial Links

Autoren: Cristofoli, Andrea; Palestri, Pierpaolo; Selmi, Luca; Da Dalt, Nicola

36

Towards Synthetic Benchmarks Generator for CAD Tool Evaluation

Autoren: Turki, Mariem; Mehrez, Habib; Marrakchi, Zied; Abid, Mohamed

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SystemC-AMS-based design of a battery model for single and multi cell applications

Autoren: Unterrieder, Christoph; Huemer, Mario; Marsili, Stefano

40

Digital Polar Transmitter Architecture suitable for multi-core SoC Integration in 65 nm CMOS Technology

Autoren: Li Puma, Giuseppe; Marsili, Stefano; Reindl, Christian; Dai, Yanzhong; Thaller, Edwin; Getta, Klaus; Ishak Loza, Andreas; Feltgen, Michael; Wiedenhaus, Marco; Christ, Volker; Caterini, Marc; Schoenauer, Tim; van Waasen, Stefan; Heinen, Stefan

41

A Resampling Circuit for RFDAC Based Transmitter Systems

Autoren: Mohr, Bastian; Mueller, Jan Henning; Thiel, Bjoern Thorsten; Heinen, Stefan

42

Arbitrary Waveform Generator Based on FPGA and High-Speed DAC with Real-Time Interface

Autoren: Alpert, Thomas; Werz, Marc; Lang, Felix; Ferenci, Damir; Masini, Michelangelo; Grözing, Markus; Berroth, Manfred

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44

A Low-Power High-Efficiency Demodulator in Bluetooth Low Energy Receiver

Autoren: Zhang, Ye; Atac, Aytac; Liao, Lei; Heinen, Stefan

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46

W-band Microstrip Bandpass Filters for Image Rejection

Autoren: Su, Yinmei; Cagri Ulusoy, A.; Liu, Gang; Trasser, Andreas; Schumacher, Hermann

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48

Design of On-Chip Inductors with Optimized Quality Factor for a 24 GHz LNA

Autoren: Dang, J.; Milady, S.; Meinerzhagen, B.

49

A Wide Tunable Bandpass Filter Design Based on CMOS Active Inductor

Autoren: Sunca, Abdullah; Cicekoglu, Oguzhan; Dundar, Gunhan

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51

A Low Power Bandgap Voltage Reference Circuit with PSRR Enhancement

Autoren: Liao, Lei; Lohaus, Lukas; Atac, Aytac; Strache, Sebastian; Wunderlich, Ralf; Heinen, Stefan

52

CMOS Design of a Multi-input Analog Multiplier

Autoren: Saatlo, Ali Naderi; Ozoguz, Serdar

53

Passive Amplification of Supply Voltage in an Implantable Chip

Autoren: Aryan, Naser Pour; Groeger, Johannes; Rothermel, Albrecht

54

Baseband Modeling of a GNSS Receiver Front-end using SystemC/-AMS

Autoren: Chen, Zhimiao; Wang, Yifan; Heinen, Stefan

55

Portable Body Impedance System for Long-Term Monitoring of Body Hydration

Autoren: Villa, F.; Magnani, A.; Castiglioni, P.

56

Optimal Allocation of Noise Floor among the Blocks in Analog Signal Chains

Autoren: Oguz, Alp; Marche, Dominique; Dehollain, Catherine

57

System Design of a Quadrature Low-IF Receiver for Bluetooth Low Energy Applications

Autoren: Atac, Aytac; Wang, Yifan; Liao, Lei; Zhang, Ye; Wunderlich, Ralf; Heinen, Stefan

58

A Sensing Systems Platform Designed For Wireless Sensor Network Applications

Autoren: Lazzarini Barnabei, Alessandro; Dallago, Enrico; Gianluigi Finarelli, Daniele

59

Towards a Low-Power Active Epidural Spinal Cord Array Controlled Through a Two Wire Interface

Autoren: Giagka, Vasiliki; Demosthenous, Andreas; Donaldson, Nick

60

A Wireless Power Link for Neural Recording Systems

Autoren: Yilmaz, Gurkan; Dehollain, Catherine

61

Simulation Methods for Inductively Coupled Sensor Systems in Varying Environments

Autoren: Jacobi, Rebekka C.; Hennig, Andreas; Kolossa, Dorothea

62

Design and technology for 3D MEMS device for vibration energy harvesting

Autoren: Kholostov, Konstantin; Nenzi, Paolo; Balucani, Marco

63

Precision Analog Circuit Design in SOI CMOS for a Wide Temperature Range up to 350 °C

Autoren: Schmidt, Alexander; Kappert, Holger; Kokozinski, Rainer

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CMOS Transistors under Uniaxial Stress on Ultra-Thin Chips for Applications in Bendable Image Sensors

Autoren: Häfner, J.; Mokwa, W.; Dogiamis, G.; Hosticka, B.; Grabmaier, A.

66

Path-Based Statistical Gate-Level Analyses Considering Timing and Energy

Autoren: Lange, André; Hopsch, Fabian; Haase, Joachim

67

A 9 bit 34 MS/s SAR Analog-to-Digital Converter in 130 nm SiGe BiCMOS

Autoren: Digel, Johannes; Grözing, Markus; Berroth, Manfred

68

System design of a 24 GHz phased-array front-end for low-power applications

Autoren: Wang, Ban; Tasselli, Gabriele; Botteron, Cyril; Farine, Pierre-André

69

Design of CMOS VCO and Combiner used in RF Transmitter for Wireless sensors

Autoren: Thabet, Hanen; Meillère, Stéphane; Masmoudi, Mohamed; Seguin, Jean-Luc; Barthelemy, Hervé; Aguir, Khalifa

70

Analysis of harmonic networks in Class-F and inverse Class-F RF Power Amplifiers

Autoren: Montesinos, Ronald; Berland, Corinne; Abi Hussein, Mazen; Venard, Olivier; Descamps, Philippe

71

3.37 GHz class-F-1 power amplifier with 77% PAE in GaN HEMT technology

Autoren: Kalim, Danish; Pozdniakov, Dimitry; Negra, Renato

72

A Scalable Low-Voltage Signaling (SLVS) Driver for a Low-Power MIPI M-PHY Serial Link in 40 nm CMOS

Autoren: Nieminen, Tero; Viitala, Olli; Voutilainen, Martti; Ryynänen, Jussi

73

Design of a Low Noise Frequency-synthesizers for Digital Video Broadcasting-Handheld System

Autoren: Haolei, Wang; Shun’an, Zhong; Hua, Dang; Xianli, Zhao

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Time Domain Model for Costas Loop Based QPSK Receiver

Autoren: Tytgat, Maarten; Steyaert, Michiel; Reynaert, Patrick

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77

A MEMS Acceleration Sensor for Traffic Condition Detection

Autoren: Rivas, Javier; Wunderlich, Ralf; Heinen, Stefan J.

78

A Temperature Compensated CMOS Ring Oscillator For Chopper Amplifier MEMS Gas Sensor

Autoren: Nebhen, Jamel; Meillère, Stéphane; Masmoudi, Mohamed; Seguin, Jean-Luc; Barthelemy, Hervé; Aguir, Khalifa

79

Ultra-Low Power Current-to-Digital Sensor for Switching DC-DC Converters

Autoren: Marti-Arbona, Edgar; Bakkaloglu, Bertan; Kiaei, Sayfe

80

Adaptive Readout Circuit for Pinned and Lateral Drift-Field Photo Diodes

Autoren: Süss, Andreas; Hosticka, Bedrich J.; Vogt, Holger