By Topic

A 1.57-GHz fully integrated very low-phase-noise quadrature VCO

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
$33 $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

2 Author(s)
Vancorenland, P. ; Dept. Elektrotechniek, Katholieke Univ., Leuven, Heverlee, Belgium ; Steyaert, M.S.J.

A very low-phase-noise quadrature voltage-controlled oscillator is presented, featuring an inherently better figure of merit than existing architectures. Through an improved circuit schematic and a special layout technique, the phase noise of the circuit can be lowered. The circuit draws 15 mA from a 2-V supply. The phase noise is -133.5 dBc/Hz at 600 kHz and the tuning range is 24% wide at a center frequency of 1.57 GHz

Published in:

Solid-State Circuits, IEEE Journal of  (Volume:37 ,  Issue: 5 )