The On-Chip Automatic Tuning of Continuous-Time Filters

  • José Silva-Martínez
  • Michiel Steyaert
  • Willy Sansen
Part of the The Springer International Series in Engineering and Computer Science book series (SECS, volume 223)


In this chapter we go up to the system level. The OTAs, the resistors and the capacitors are considered as the building blocks. They are represented by a simple macro-model but including the parameters that reproduces the main characteristics of the original block. This is a behavioral modeling of the building blocks [1–6].


Phase Lock Loop Voltage Control Oscillator Pole Frequency Clock Phase Envelope Detector 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • José Silva-Martínez
    • 1
  • Michiel Steyaert
    • 2
  • Willy Sansen
    • 2
  1. 1.Autonomous University of PueblaMexico
  2. 2.Catholic University LeuvenBelgium

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