EE W240C

Analysis and Design of VLSI Analog-Digital Interface Integrated Circuits

Architectural and circuit level design and analysis of integrated analog-to-digital and digital-to-analog interfaces in modern CMOS and BiCMOS VLSI technology. Analog-digital converters, digital-analog converters, sample/hold amplifiers, continuous and switched-capacitor filters. Low power mixed signal design techniques. Data communications systems including interface circuity. CAD tools for analog design for simulation and synthesis.

 Estimated Workload: 12 hours/week
 Prerequisites: MAS-IC Students Only
Weekly Format:

~3 hrs lecture

~1hr discussion

~8 hrs work