ET4369 Nyquist-rate data converters

Topics: Architectures for Nyquist-rate ADCs

Introduction, sampling theory and quantization; digital to analog conversion: principles and circuits; sample and hold: theory: circuits and artifacts; Flash and folding converters; Pipeline, SAR and other converters; Accuracy limits, lay-out techniques; Calibration, DWA, DEM

Study Goals

Understanding the basic principles of Nyquist-rate ADCs, being able to select the appropriate architecture to meet a particular design specification.


prof.dr. Kofi Makinwa

Design of precision analog circuits, sigma-delta ADCs, low-offset amplifiers, voltage and frequency references, sensor interface circuits and smart sensors.

dr. Dante Muratore

Analog and mixed-signal CMOS circuit design for biomedical applications and sensor interfaces; circuit-algorithm co-design; neurophysiology.

Marcel Pelgrom

Last modified: 2022-06-19


Credits: 4 EC
Period: 0/0/4/0
Contact: Kofi Makinwa