By Paul Leroux,Michiel Steyaert
LNA-ESD Co-Design for absolutely built-in CMOS instant Receivers suits within the quest for whole CMOS integration of instant receiver front-ends. With a mixed dialogue of either RF and ESD functionality, it tackles one of many ultimate hindrances at the street to CMOS integration. The publication is conceived as a layout advisor for these actively keen on the layout of CMOS instant receivers.
The e-book begins with a accomplished creation to the functionality requisites of low-noise amplifiers in instant receivers. numerous renowned topologies are defined and in comparison with recognize to destiny expertise and frequency scaling. The ESD specifications are brought and relating to the state of the art defense units and circuits.
LNA-ESD Co-Design for totally built-in CMOS instant Receivers presents an intensive theoretical remedy of the functionality of CMOS low-noise amplifiers within the presence of ESD-protection circuitry. The impact of the ESD-protection parasitics on noise determine, achieve, linearity, and matching are investigated. numerous RF-ESD co-design options are mentioned permitting either excessive RF-performance and stable ESD-immunity for frequencies as much as and past five GHz. distinctive consciousness is usually paid to the format of either lively and passive elements.