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

Analog nonlinear function synthesis

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)
Landolt, O. ; Centre Suisse d''Electronique et de Microtechnique SA, Neuchatel, Switzerland

Describes a resistive network combining constant and controlled resistors, as well as its implementation with MOS transistors. This circuit synthesizes nonlinear functions of several variables. We can consider it an implementation of fuzzy rules, since its constituents serve as membership functions, fuzzy logic gates, and center-of-gravity defuzzification circuits. Alternatively, we can consider it a lookup table with interpolation, since fuzzy rules and lookup table entries act alike. Its single generic circuit structure lets us synthesize a number of different nonlinear functions by customizing geometric parameters or connection patterns. This simple, stable, low-power circuit supports microsensor-microactuator interfacing and management. Its straightforward design reduces custom IC design costs

Published in:

Micro, IEEE  (Volume:16 ,  Issue: 5 )

Date of Publication:

Oct 1996

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.