In this article, we’ll draw upon our knowledge of noise sources and combine it with some new information to create a comprehensive model for CCD noise performance.
May 25, 2020 by Robert Keim
This teardown looks at the inner workings of the Hitachi SJ P1 Variable Frequency Drive, an inverter for industrial applications.
April 13, 2020 by Nilo Mitra
In this article, we’ll set up a basic SiC switching circuit and perform some transient simulations.
March 17, 2020 by Robert Keim
This article will discuss the basic idea behind the synchronous demodulation technique.
December 11, 2019 by Steve Arar
In this article, we’ll first examine an important feature of common noise sources: the relationship between the noise root mean square (RMS) and peak-to-peak value.
November 20, 2019 by Steve Arar
Learn how to use the gridded ground technique to reduce noise in a double-sided PCB.
August 15, 2019 by Steve Arar
How does a ground plane reduce noise in a PCB? Learn more in this technical article.
Learn how to measure noise using LTspice for op-amp circuits with handy examples.
June 30, 2019 by Stephen Colley
Miller capacitance is commonly used in a method for operational amplifier frequency compensation.
June 12, 2019 by Dr. Sergio Franco
Learn multiple ways to simulate noise sources—for both transient and noise analysis—in LTspice.
May 23, 2019 by Stephen Colley
Learn how to simulate noise using LTspice and use this great tool to learn more about low-noise design.
May 22, 2019 by Stephen Colley
How can reactive elements affect phase shift in an LC circuit? Learn more about phase shift in analog design.
May 15, 2019 by Sam Gallagher
Learn about phase shift and how this fundamental electrical phenomenon is related to different circuit configurations.
May 03, 2019 by Sam Gallagher
Learn about simulating an interesting current source built around an op-amp and an instrumentation amplifier.
April 29, 2019 by Robert Keim
This article presents a high-performance current source that requires only a few readily available components.
April 24, 2019 by Robert Keim
The current mirror is an important analog building block that finds application in such diverse areas as DC biasing and current-mode signal processing.
April 03, 2019 by Dr. Sergio Franco
This article looks at the DNL and INL specifications of a digital-to-analog converter (DAC).
March 13, 2019 by Steve Arar
Noise on switch mode power supplies (SMPSs) sometimes gets a bum rap.
November 12, 2018 by Eric Bogatin
Learn what ground bounce is and how you can avoid it with design decisions from PCB layout to programming.
October 29, 2018 by Mark Hughes
This article presents Scilab code that allows you to generate I/Q, noise, and chirp signals from your PC’s headphone jack.
October 11, 2018 by Robert Keim
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