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Mixed-Signal Calibration of Pipelined Analog-Digital Converters
Departmental Papers (ESE)
  • Sameer R. Sonkusale, Texas A&M University
  • Jan Van der Spiegel, University of Pennsylvania
Least-Mean-Squares (LMS) based mixed-signal scheme for self-calibration of pipelined Analog-Digital Converter (ADC) is proposed. The technique uses an elegant continuous reference update algorithm to correct for gain errors and offset errors in a pipeline stage with minimal area and power overhead. Simulation results show the effeciency of the scheme for resolution of greater than 13bits in a CMOS process.
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Copyright 2003 IEEE. Reprinted from Proceedings of the 2003 IEEE International SOC [Systems-on-Chip] Conference, pages 327-330.
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Sameer R. Sonkusale and Jan Van der Spiegel. "Mixed-Signal Calibration of Pipelined Analog-Digital Converters" (2003)
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