COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Analog and Mixed Circuit Design
Course Code: 
15ECE337
Year Taught: 
2015
Type: 
Elective
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Bengaluru
Chennai
Coimbatore
Amritapuri

'Analog and Mixed Circuit Design' is an elective course offered for the B. Tech. (Bachelor of Technology) in Electronics and Communication Engineering at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Unit 1

Overview of MOFSET basics – Second order effects – Measurement of parameters for a given technology with a simulation tool – Passive and active current mirrors – Single stage amplifier – Differential voltage and current amplifiers – Noise performance of elementary transistor stages – Systematic design of operational amplifiers.

Unit 2

Mixed Signal Circuits: Non-linear analog circuits - Open loop comparators – static and dynamic comparators, effect of positive feedback and stability issues – Switched capacitor circuits. Nonlinearity and Mismatch – capacitor nonlinearity, effect of feedback on nonlinearity, linearization techniques – offset cancellation techniques – reduction of noise by offset cancellation.

Unit 3

Data convertors: Fundamental of data converters - static characteristics – INL, DNL – Dynamic characteristics – SNR, SFDR, SINAD – DAC architectures: Resistive – Capacitive – Current steering. ADC Architectures: Flash – SAR – Pipeline ADC.

TEXTBOOKS

  1. Behzad Razavi, “Design of Analog CMOS Integrated Circuits”, Tata McGraw Hill, 2003.
  2. Franco Maloberti, “Data Convertors”, Springer, 2007.

REFERENCES

  1. Willy M. C Sansen, “Analog Design Essentials”, Springer,2006.
  2. Behzad Razavi, “Principles of Data Conversion System Design”, IEEE Press,1995.