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Course Detail

Course Name Analog and Mixed Circuit Design
Course Code 15ECE337
Program B. Tech. in Electronics and Communication Engineering
Year Taught 2019


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.

Text Books

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


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

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