October 2020, Volume 67, Issue 10

Invited Review Paper

The Hardware and Algorithm Co-Design for Energy-Efficient DNN Processor on Edge/Mobile Devices

Jinsu Lee ; Sanghoon Kang ; Jinmook Lee ; Dongjoo Shin ; Donghyeon Han ; Hoi-Jun Yoo


MWSCAS Guest Editorial Special Issue Based on the 62nd International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems

 J. Silva-Martinez;  J. Delgado-Frias

Slewing Mitigation Technique for Switched Capacitor Circuits

Manjunath Kareppagoudr ; Jyotindra Shakya ; Emanuel Caceres ; Yu-Wen Kuo; Gabor C. Temes

8fJ/Step Bandpass ADC With Digitally Assisted NTF Re-Configuration

Sanjeev Tannirkulam Chandrasekaran ; Gaurav Kapoor ; Arindam Sanyal

CMOS 256-Pixel/480-Pixel Photovoltaic-Powered Subretinal Prosthetic Chips With Wide Image Dynamic Range and Bi/Four-Directional Sharing Electrodes and Their Ex Vivo Experimental Validations With Mice

Chung-Yu Wu ; Chi-Kuan Tseng ; Jung-Hsing Liao ; Chuan-Chin Chiao ; Fang-Liang Chu ; Yueh-Chun Tsai ; Jun Ohta ; Toshihiko Noda

Time-Based Sensor Interface for Dopamine Detection

Olaitan Olabode ; Marko Kosunen ; Vishnu Unnikrishnan ; Tommi Palomäki ; Tomi Laurila ; Kari Halonen ; Jussi Ryynänen

Enhanced Linearity in FD-SOI CMOS Body-Input Analog Circuits – Application to Voltage-Controlled Ring Oscillators and Frequency-Based ΣΔ ADCs

Javad Ahmadi-Farsani ; Virginia Zúñiga-González ; Teresa Serrano-Gotarredona ; Bernabé Linares-Barranco ; José M. de la Rosa

Bootstrapped Driver and the Single-Event-Upset Effect

Mohammed Al-Daloo ; Mohamed A. Abufalgha ; Alex Yakovlev ; Basel Halak

A Wideband Frequency Divider With Programmable Odd/Even Division Factors and Quadrature/Symmetrical Outputs

Nasrin Rezaei-Hosseinabadi; Rasoul Dehghani; S. Ali Khajehoddin; Kambiz Moez

Real-Time Distance Evaluation System for Wireless Localization

Giovanni Piccinni ; Gianfranco Avitabile ; Giuseppe Coviello ; Claudio Talarico

Rapid Simulation of Photonic Integrated Circuits Using Verilog-A Compact Models

Md Jubayer Shawon ; Vishal Saxena

A 92%-Efficiency Battery Powered Hybrid DC-DC Converter for IoT Applications

Mahmoud Elhebeary ; Chih-Kong Ken Yang

A Thermal/RF Hybrid Energy Harvesting System With Rectifying-Combination and Improved Fractional-OCV MPPT Method

Zemin Liu ; Yu-Pin Hsu ; Mona Mostafa Hella

An X-Band Class-J Power Amplifier With Active Load Modulation to Boost Drain Efficiency

Seyed Mohamad Reza Shahshahani; Hamid Reza Mahdiani

A 5–13.5 Gb/s Multistandard Receiver With High Jitter Tolerance Digital CDR in 40-nm CMOS Process

Zhou Shu ; Shalin Huang ; Zhipeng Li ; Peng Yin ; Jiandong Zang ; Dongbing Fu ; Fang Tang ; Amine Bermak

A DC-50 GHz CMOS Switched-Type Attenuator With Capacitive Compensation Technique

Peng Gu ; Dixian Zhao ; Xiaohu You

A 37–40-GHz Low-Phase-Imbalance CMOS Attenuator With Tail-Capacitor Compensation Technique

Chenxi Zhao ; Xing Zeng ; Lin Zhang ; Huihua Liu ; Yiming Yu ; Yunqiu Wu ; Kai Kang

An 80 MHz Bandwidth and 26.8 dBm OOB IIP3 Transimpedance Amplifier With Improved Nested Feedforward Compensation and Multi-Order Filtering

Hyunki Jung ; Dzuhri Radityo Utomo ; Seok-Kyun Han ; Jusung Kim ; Sang-Gug Lee

A Transient-Enhanced Output-Capacitorless LDO With Fast Local Loop and Overshoot Detection

Nanqi Liu ; Degang Chen

A 100-Gbps 4-Lane Transceiver for 47-dB Loss Copper Cable in 28-nm CMOS

Takayasu Norimatsu ; Kenji Kogo ; Takemasa Komori ; Naohiro Kohmu ; Fumio Yuki ; Takashi Kawamoto

Design Approach for Ring Amplifiers

Joschua Conrad ; Patrick Vogelmann ; Mohamed Aly Mokhtar ; Maurits Ortmanns

DT-CNN: An Energy-Efficient Dilated and Transposed Convolutional Neural Network Processor for Region of Interest Based Image Segmentation

Dongseok Im ; Donghyeon Han ; Sungpill Choi ; Sanghoon Kang ; Hoi-Jun Yoo

A Precision-Scalable Energy-Efficient Convolutional Neural Network Accelerator

Wenjian Liu ; Jun Lin ; Zhongfeng Wang

Projected Kernel Least Mean  p  -Power Algorithm: Convergence Analyses and Modifications

Ji Zhao ; Hongbin Zhang ; Gang Wang ; Jian Andrew Zhang

Stability Enhancement of One-Cycle Controlled Buck-Boost Converters With a Composite Function Embedded

Y. L. Guo ; Q. H. Wu ; L. Wang ; G. F. Tang

A Semi-Supervised Learning Approach for Identification of Piecewise Affine Systems

Yingwei Du ; Fangzhou Liu ; Jianbin Qiu ; Martin Buss

Position Regulator With Variable Cut-Off Frequency Mechanism for Hybrid-Type Stepper Motors

Seok-Kyoon Kim ; Choon Ki Ahn

Distributed Fixed-Time Triggering-Based Containment Control for Networked Nonlinear Agents Under Directed Graphs

Tao Xu ; Guannan Lv ; Zhisheng Duan ; Zhiyong Sun ; Junzhi Yu

Event-Triggered Synchronization for Nonlinear Multi-Agent Systems With Sampled Data

Zeyu Han ; Wallace K. S. Tang ; Qiang Jia

Synchronizer-Free Digital Link Controller

Johannes Bund ; Matthias Függer ; Christoph Lenzen ; Moti Medina

Double-Sub-Stream M-ary Differential Chaos Shift Keying Wireless Communication System Using Chaotic Shape-Forming Filter

Chao Bai ; Hai-Peng Ren ; Géza Kolumbán

Sampled-Data Modeling for PCM and ZVS Controlled Critical Conduction Mode (CrCM) Active Clamp Flyback (ACF) Converter at Variable Switching Frequency

Shengyou Xu ; Qinsong Qian ; Ran Shi ; Syed Sikandar Shah ; Qi Liu ; Shengli Lu ; Weifeng Sun

A Soft-Charging-Based SC DC–DC Boost Converter With Conversion-Ratio-Insensitive High Efficiency for Energy Harvesting in Miniature Sensor Systems

Hyungmin Gi ; Junyoung Park ; Yeohoon Yoon ; Seungchul Jung ; Sang Joon Kim ; Yoonmyung Lee