January 2019, Volume 66, Issue 1

A Low-Noise RC-Based Phase Interpolator in 16-nm CMOS
Anders Jakobsson; Adriana Serban; Shaofang Gong

Injection Pulling Mitigation in CMOS Voltage-Controlled Oscillator Using A Novel Honeycomb-Shaped Planar Inductor
Boon-Eu Seow; Shih-Tang Lin; Tzuen-Hsi Huang; Huey-Ru Chuang

A Packaged Noise-Canceling High-Gain Wideband Low Noise Amplifier
Sesha Sairam Regulagadda; Bibhu Datta Sahoo; Ashudeb Dutta; K. Y. Varma; V. S. Rao

A 10-Bit 600-MS/s Time-Interleaved SAR ADC With Interpolation-Based Timing Skew Calibration
Dengquan Li; Zhangming Zhu; Ruixue Ding; Maliang Liu; Yintang Yang; Nan Sun

Phase Reconfigurable Microwave Power Divider
Lei Guo; He Zhu; Amin Abbosh

A 10-Bit 5 MS/s VCO-SAR ADC in 0.18-μm CMOS
Yi Xie; Yuhua Liang; Maliang Liu; Shubin Liu; Zhangming Zhu

An Odd Phase CDR With Phase Interpolator Trimming
Archit Joshi; Mukul Sarkar

A Capacitor-Less Ripple-Less Hybrid LDO With Exponential Ratio Array and 4000x Load Current Range
Yining Zhang; Haixin Song; Ranran Zhou; Woogeun Rhee; Inbo Shim; Zhihua Wang

Digital Noise Coupled MASH Delta-Sigma Modulator
Ali Rezapour; Hossein Shamsi

A 54.2-dB Current Gain Dynamic Range, 1.78-GHz Gain-Bandwidth Product CMOS VCCA2
Nikša Tadić; Alija Dervić; Milena Erceg; Bernhard Goll; Horst Zimmermann

A Pulse Frequency Modulation VCO-ADC in 40 nm
Eric Gutierrez; Carlos Perez; Luis Hernandez; Fernando Cardes; Violeta Petrescu; Sergio Walter; Ulrich Gaier

A 61-nW Level-Crossing ADC With Adaptive Sampling for Biomedical Applications
Yuting Hou; Jiali Qu; Zhenzhen Tian; Mohamed Atef; Khalil Yousef; Yong Lian; Guoxing Wang

W-Band Waveguide Bandpass Filters Fabricated by Micro Laser Sintering
Milan Salek; Xiaobang Shang; Robert C. Roberts; Michael J. Lancaster; Falko Boettcher; Daniel Weber; Thomas Starke

Influence of LFSR Dither on the Periods of a MASH Digital Delta–Sigma Modulator
Yilong Liao; Xiangning Fan; Zaijun Hua

A 0.044-mm20.5-to-7-GHz Resistor-Plus-Source-Follower-Feedback Noise-Cancelling LNA Achieving a Flat NF of 3.3±0.45 dB
Haohong Yu; Yong Chen; Chirn Chye Boon; Chenyang Li; Pui-In Mak; Rui P. Martins

The Design of an RS Decoder Based on the mCS-RiBM Algorithm for 100 Gb/s Optical Communication Systems
Wei Lu; Yu Liang; Yanyan Liu; Zhibin Liang; Wei Zhang

Implications of Small Geometry Effects ongm/IDBased Design Methodology for Analog Circuits
Jack Ou; Pietro M. Ferreira

Event-Triggered Modified Repetitive Control for Periodic Signal Tracking
Guoqi Ma; Masood Ghasemi; Xingyong Song

Toward the LPV Approach for Adaptive Distributed Consensus of Lipschitz Multi-Agents
Ateeq ur Rehman; Muhammad Rehan; Naeem Iqbal; Choon Ki Ahn

Auxiliary Parallel Inductor Switching Control for Improving the Load Transient Response Performance of Buck Converters
Weiguo Lu; Yixiao Ruan; Zhaoyang Zhao; Herbert H. C. Iu

Hysteretic Control Embedded Boost Converter Operating at 25-MHz Switching
Junichi Kashiwagi; Atsushi Yamaguchi; Yohei Moriyama; Ken Nakahara

A Modified Signal Flow Graph and Corresponding Conflict-Free Strategy for Memory-Based FFT Processor Design
Yinghui Tian; Yong Hei; Zhizhe Liu; Qi Shen; Zhixiong Di; Tao Chen

Resource-Efficient Parallel Tree-Based Join Architecture on FPGA
Huan Zhang; Bei Zhao; Wei-Jun Li; Zhen-Guo Ma; Feng Yu

A Slew Rate Variation Compensated2×VDD I/O Buffer Using Deterministic P/N-PVT Variation Detection Method
Tzung-Je Lee; Tsung-Yi Tsai; Wei Lin; U-Fat Chio; Chua-Chin Wang

Accelerating an FHE Integer Multiplier Using Negative Wrapped Convolution and Ping-Pong FFT
Xiang Feng; Shuguo Li

Optimal Robustness in Power Grids From a Network Science Perspective
Haicheng Tu; Yongxiang Xia; Herbert Ho-Ching Iu; Xi Chen

Stochastic Analysis and Optimal Design of Majority Systems
Peican Zhu; Qiang Zhi; Zhen Wang; Yangming Guo

A Digital Neuromorphic Realization of the 2-D Wilson Neuron Model
Moslem Nouri; Mohsen Hayati; Teresa Serrano-Gotarredona; Derek Abbott

Realizability Condition for Digital Filters With Time Delay Using Generalized Overflow Arithmetic
Weifeng Xia; Wei Xing Zheng; Shengyuan Xu

A Fine-Grained Pipelined 2-D Convolver for High-Performance Applications
Mahdi Kalbasi; Hooman Nikmehr

A Robust Image Watermarking Scheme Using Local Statistical Distribution in the Contourlet Domain
Hamidreza Sadreazami; Marzieh Amini