January 2019, Volume 66, Issue 1

Understanding Phase Error and Jitter: Definitions, Implications, Simulations, and Measurement
Ian Galton; Colin Weltin-Wu

A 1.2-V 2.41-GHz Three-Stage CMOS OTA With Efficient Frequency Compensation Technique
Shubin Liu; Zhangming Zhu; Jingyu Wang; Lianxi Liu; Yintang Yang

A 2.4 GHz CMOS Class-F Power Amplifier With Reconfigurable Load-Impedance Matching
Mitra Gilasgar; Antoni Barlabé; Lluís Pradell

A Compact, Voltage-Mode Type-I PLL With Gain-Boosted Saturated PFD and Synchronous Peak Tracking Loop Filter
Ahmad Sharkia; Sankaran Aniruddhan; Shahriar Mirabbasi; Sudip Shekhar

A 1-μs Ramp Time 12-bit Column-Parallel Flash TDC-Interpolated Single-Slope ADC With Digital Delay-Element Calibration
Deyan Levski; Martin Wäny; Bhaskar Choubey

Demystifying and Mitigating Code-Dependent Switching Distortions in Current-Steering DACs
Longqiang Lai; Xueqing Li; Yushen Fu; Yongpan Liu; Huazhong Yang

Analysis of Reference Error in High-Speed SAR ADCs With Capacitive DAC
Cheng Li; Chi-Hang Chan; Yan Zhu; Rui P. Martins

An On-Chip Linear, Squaring, Cubic and Exponential Analog Function Generator
S. Vlassis; F. Khateb; G. Souliotis

A Broadband Multi-Mode Compressive Sensing Current Sensor SoC in 0.16μm CMOS
David Bellasi; Marco Crescentini; Domenico Cristaudo; Aldo Romani; Marco Tartagni; Luca Benini

Dual-Band Transmission-Line Resistance Compression Network and Its Application to Rectifiers
Jian Liu; Xiu Yin Zhang; Quan Xue

On the Design of nth-Order Polyphase All-Pass Filters
Alireza Asoodeh; Shahriar Mirabbasi

Simple, Analytical Expressions of an Effect of Local Signal Imperfections on Four-Phase Passive-Mixer-Based Bandpass Filter
Kazuki Kishida; Tadashi Maeda

Harmonic Performance of Mixer-First Receivers With Circulant-Symmetric Basebands
Charley Wilson; Brian A. Floyd

Current Feedback Compensation Circuit for 2T1C LED Displays: Analysis and Evaluation
Thomas Charisoulis; Collin Reiman; Douglas Frey; Miltiadis Hatalis

Low-Power Approximate Unsigned Multipliers With Configurable Error Recovery
Honglan Jiang; Cong Liu; Fabrizio Lombardi; Jie Han

Digit-Serial Versatile Multiplier Based on a Novel Block Recombination of the Modified Overlap-Free Karatsuba Algorithm
Chiou-Yng Lee; Jiafeng Xie

Ultra-Dense Ring-Shaped Racetrack Memory Cache Design
Guanda Wang; Yue Zhang; Beibei Zhang; Bi Wu; Jiang Nan; Xueying Zhang; Zhizhong Zhang; Jacques-Olivier Klein; Dafiné Ravelosona; Zhaohao Wang; Youguang Zhang; Weisheng Zhao

Architectural Exploration to Address the Reliability Challenges for ReRAM-Based Buffer in SSD
Xiaoqing Zhao; Hongbin Sun; Longjun Liu; Yang Yang; Liangliang Dai; Xiulong Wu; Ruizhi Zhang; Jianxiao Wang; Nanning Zheng

Addressing Failure and Aging Degradation in MRAM/MeRAM-on-FDSOI Integration
Hao Cai; You Wang; Lirida Alves de Barros Naviner; Xinning Liu; Weiwei Shan; Jun Yang; Weisheng Zhao

HCDN: Hybrid-Mode Clock Distribution Networks
Riadul Islam; Matthew R. Guthaus

Overhead Requirements for Stateful Memristor Logic
Xuan Hu; Michael J. Schultis; Matthew Kramer; Archit Bagla; Akshay Shetty; Joseph S. Friedman

SensorNet: A Scalable and Low-Power Deep Convolutional Neural Network for Multimodal Data Classification
Ali Jafari; Ashwinkumar Ganesan; Chetan Sai Kumar Thalisetty; Varun Sivasubramanian; Tim Oates; Tinoosh Mohsenin

FPAP: A Folded Architecture for Energy-Quality Scalable Convolutional Neural Networks
Yizhi Wang; Jun Lin; Zhongfeng Wang

Power Performance Tradeoffs Using Adaptive Bit Width Adjustments on Resistive Associative Processors
Rana A. Abdelaal; Hasan Erdem Yantır; Ahmed M. Eltawil; Fadi J. Kurdahi

A High-Performance and Energy-Efficient FIR Adaptive Filter Using Approximate Distributed Arithmetic Circuits
Honglan Jiang; Leibo Liu; Pieter P. Jonker; Duncan G. Elliott; Fabrizio Lombardi; Jie Han

A Theoretical Framework for Quality Estimation and Optimization of DSP Applications Using Low-Power Approximate Adders
Masoud Pashaeifar; Mehdi Kamal; Ali Afzali-Kusha; Massoud Pedram

Quantum Implementation Circuits of Quantum Signal Representation and Type Conversion
Hai-Sheng Li; Ping Fan; Hai-Ying Xia; Huiling Peng; Shuxiang Song

A Phasor-Based Analysis of Sinusoidal Injection Locking in LC and Ring Oscillators
Brian Hong; Ali Hajimiri

Symbolic Distortion Analysis of Multistage Amplifiers
Guoyong Shi

Shooting by a Two-Step Galerkin Method
Federico Bizzarri; Angelo Brambilla; Lorenzo Codecasa

Asynchronous Finite-Time Filtering of Networked Switched Systems and its Application: an Event-Driven Method
Hangli Ren; Guangdeng Zong; Hamid Reza Karimi

A Probabilistic Parallel Bit-Flipping Decoder for Low-Density Parity-Check Codes
Khoa Le; Fakhreddine Ghaffari; Lounis Kessal; David Declercq; Emmanuel Boutillon; Chris Winstead; Bane Vasić

An Area-Efficient On-Chip Memory System for Massive MIMO Using Channel Data Compression
Yangxurui Liu; Liang Liu; Ove Edfors; Viktor Öwall

A Resistorless High-Precision Compensated CMOS Bandgap Voltage Reference
Ze-Kun Zhou; Yue Shi; Yao Wang; Nie Li; Zhiping Xiao; Yunkun Wang; Xiaolin Liu; Zhuo Wang; Bo Zhang

A High-Efficiency Low-Profile Zero-Voltage Transition Synchronous Non-Inverting Buck-Boost Converter With Auxiliary-Component Sharing
Lin Cong; Jin Liu; Hoi Lee