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Chaturvedi, V. (author), Vogel, J.G. (author), Makinwa, K.A.A. (author), Nihtianov, S. (author)
This paper presents an eddy-current sensor (ECS) interface intended for sub-nanometer (sub-nm) displacement sensing in hi-tech applications. The interface employs a 126-MHz excitation frequency to mitigate the skin effect, and achieve high resolution and stability. An efficient on-chip sensor offset compensation scheme is introduced which...
journal article 2018
Wu, R. (author), Chae, Y. (author), Huijsing, J.H. (author), Makinwa, K.A.A. (author)
This paper presents a 20-b read-out IC with ±40-mV full-scale range that is intended for use with bridge transducers. It consists of a current-feedback instrumentation amplifier (CFIA) followed by a switched-capacitor incremental ΔΣ ADC. The CFIA's offset and 1/ <i>f</i> noise are mitigated by chopping, while its gain accuracy and gain drift are...
journal article 2012
Wu, R. (author), Makinwa, K.A.A. (author), Huijsing, J.H. (author)
This paper presents a chopper instrumentation amplifier for interfacing precision thermistor bridges. For high CMRR and DC gain, the amplifier employs a three-stage current-feedback topology with nested-Miller compensation. By chopping both the input and intermediate stages of the amplifier, a 1 mHz 1/f noise corner was achieved at an input...
journal article 2009