By Topic

On the minimum power of feedback-type active RC networks

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)

The definite drawback of the active RC network over its equivalent LC network is the fact that the former consumes power. There are so many papers which deal with synthesis methods and sensitivity of activeRCnetworks, but very few of these papers treat their power problems. The minimum necessary power which is supplied by all amplifiers in the feedback-type RC active network is described. First, we deal with the minimum power of the feedback-typeRCactive network containing ideal transformers, then the minimum power of the network without any ideal transformer is given. It is also shown that we can always realize any transfer function with the minimum power network. An illustrative example is given to compare the minimum power of a practical network.

Published in:

Circuit Theory, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:20 ,  Issue: 1 )