Gm-C Complex Band-Pass Filter with Tuning Circuit in 0.18μm CMOS


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This paper presents a 0.18μm CMOS based Gm-C complex band-pass (CBP) filter with tuning circuit. Active-Gm-C structure with Nauta transconductor and phase-locked loop (PLL) architecture are adopted by the filter and the tuning circuit respectively which can achieve accurate frequency response. The layout size is 970μm×920μm. Under a 1.8V supply voltage, measurement results show that the pass-band gain and the ripple of the filter is 3.1dB and 3dB respectively. The bandwidth after tuning is 32.5MHz, image rejection ratio (IRR) is about 47dB, and the power dissipation of the filter is about 21.6mW.



Edited by:

Mohamed Othman




X. N. Fan et al., "Gm-C Complex Band-Pass Filter with Tuning Circuit in 0.18μm CMOS", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 229-231, pp. 1605-1608, 2012

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November 2012




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