Design of CMOS Smart Temperature Sensors

  • Anton Bakker
  • Johan Huijsing
Part of the High-Accuracy CMOS Smart Temperature Sensors book series (SECS, volume 595)


This chapter discusses the various design aspects of CMOS smart temperature sensors. It describes different kinds of analog-to-digital conversion, methods for Kelvin-to-Celsius conversion, curvature correction and bus interfaces. Also an electronic interface for the temperature read-out of a single remote bipolar transistor is proposed. The design aspects that are considered most important are high uncalibrated accuracy and low power consumption.


Power Consumption Temperature Sensor Curvature Correction Temperature Transducer Thermal Management System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anton Bakker
    • 1
  • Johan Huijsing
    • 2
  1. 1.Philips SemiconductorsTempeUSA
  2. 2.Delft University of TechnologyDelftThe Netherlands

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