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

A CMOS Voltage Reference Based on Mutual Compensation of Vtn and Vtp

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

9 Author(s)
Ze-kun Zhou ; State Key Lab. of Electron. Thin Films & Integrated Devices, Univ. of Electron. Sci. & Technol. of China, Chengdu, China ; Pei-Sheng Zhu ; Yue Shi ; Hui-ying Wang
more authors

A novel temperature-stable nonbandgap voltage reference, which is compatible with standard CMOS technology, is presented in this brief. No diodes or parasitic bipolar transistors are used. Based on mutual temperature compensation of the threshold voltages of nMOS and pMOS transistors, a temperature-insensitive voltage reference with significant reduction in temperature dependence of mobility is achieved without using subthreshold characteristics. The problem of a fixed voltage reference value is also avoided by different parameter design. Experimental results of the proposed voltage reference implemented with a 0.35-μm CMOS process demonstrate that the output of the voltage reference is 847.5 mV, a temperature coefficient of 11.8 ppm/°C with a temperature range from 0 °C to 130 °C is obtained at 3-V power supply, a power-supply noise attenuation of 72 dB is achieved without any filtering capacitor, and the line regulation is better than 0.185 mV/V from 1.8-V to 4.5-V supply voltage dissipating a maximum supply current of 8 μA. The active area of the presented voltage reference is 90 μm ×120 μm.

Published in:

Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:59 ,  Issue: 6 )

Date of Publication:

June 2012

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.