Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Fully automated design of analog circuits using genetic operation and simplified transistor model

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

1 Author(s)
Fujii, M. ; Dept. of Phys. Electron., Tokyo Inst. of Technol., Tokyo, Japan

Summary form only given. In this talk, an automated design of analog circuits which can extremely reduce the design time is presented. Instead of using complicated transistor models, a simplified model is introduced at the first stage of topology generation. Firstly, the system randomly generates a set of circuits, and then evolves their topologies to fit an environment that is formed by the fitness function translated from the electrical specifications of the circuit. Thus expert knowledge about circuit topologies is not required. In order to create a circuit topology without help of analog circuit designer's knowledge, genetic algorithm (GA) is used. Together with the elite preservation, reuse of effective genetic operations (GO) is introduced to revise the circuit topologies to achieve higher performances. The reuse of GO together with using simplified transistor model, we can reduce the design time and improve the success rate to almost 100 % to obtain a satisfactory circuits.

Published in:

Electrical and Electronics Engineering, 2009. ELECO 2009. International Conference on

Date of Conference:

5-8 Nov. 2009

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.