IEEE Solid State Circuits Society

Dallas Chapter

Meeting Seminars


Oct 15, 2013
Dr. Rahmi Hezar, Kilby Lab of Texas Instruments, Inc.
Title: " VLSI Architectures for Communications and Signal Processing"
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Aug 19, 2013
Dr. Kiran Gunnam, Tegra group at NVIDIA
Title: " VLSI Architectures for Communications and Signal Processing"
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Apr 30, 2013
Prof. Michael Perrott, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology
Title: "Analog Frequency Synthesizers:  A Short Tutorial"
Title: "High Performance Digital Fractional-N Frequency Synthesizers"
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Aug 29, 2012

Prof. Boris Murmann, Stanford University
Title: "Energy Limits in Current A/D Converter Architectures"
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Jun 26, 2012
Prof. Tom Lee, Stanford University
Title: "Dark Secrets of RF Design"
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Feb 25, 2011
Prof. Zhihua WANG, Tsinghua University
Title: " Portable medical and health care products

-- A new driver for IC development"
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Apr 27, 2010
Prof. Franco Maloberti, University of Pavia
Title: "Power Management of Portable Microsystems"
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Apr 12, 2010
Dr. Boris Murmann, Stanford University
Title: "Digitizing the Analog World: Challenges and Opportunities"
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Feb 13, 2009
Dr. Roland Thewes, Qimonda
Title: "CMOS Sensor Arrays for Bio Molecule and Neural Tissue Interfacing"
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Dec 15, 2008

Dr. Kofi Makinwa, Delft University

Title: "Designing Smart Sensors in Standard CMOS"

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Oct 22, 2008

Dr. Werner Weber, Infineon Technologies

Title: "Industrialization of MEMS"

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May 16, 2008

Dr. Jim Hellums, Texas Instruments, Inc.

Title: "An Integrated Active Hybrid Filter for ADSL"

Abstract   Slides

October 2007

Mr. Frank Xi, Monolithic Power System Inc.

Title: "Design of DC-DC Converters"

Abstract   Slides

June 2007

Dr. Jinseok Koh, Texas Instruments, Inc.

Title: "Fundamentals of Sigma-Delta ADCs"

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Feb 16, 2007

Mr. Jinrong Qian, Texas Instruments, Inc.

Title: "Portable Power Management Challenges and Solutions"

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 Updated Jul 24, 2013