dc.contributor.authorSia, Choon Beng
dc.contributor.authorOng, Beng Hwee
dc.contributor.authorChan, Kwok Wai
dc.contributor.authorYeo, Kiat Seng
dc.contributor.authorMa, Jianguo
dc.contributor.authorDo, Manh Anh
dc.identifier.citationSia, C. B., Ong, B. H., Chan, K. W., Yeo, K. S., Ma, J. G., & Do, M. A. (2005). Physical layout design optimization of integrated spiral inductors for silicon-based RFIC applications. IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, 52(12), 2559-2567.en_US
dc.description.abstractA new test structure layout technique and design methodology are used to investigate quantitatively how geometrical layout parameters such as core diameter, conductor spacing, and width would affect the performance of spiral inductors. For the 0.18-µm RFCMOS technology, experimental results in this paper reveal that inductors’ core diameters must be adequately large, more than 100 µm, to ensure high quality factor characteristics and their conductor spacing should be minimal to obtain larger per unit area inductance value. A novel design methodology which optimizes the conductor width of inductors allows alignment of their peak quality factor to the circuit’s operating frequency, enhancing the gain, input/output matching characteristics and noise figure of a giga-hertz amplifier.en_US
dc.format.extent9 p.en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesIEEE transactions on electron devicesen_US
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dc.subjectDRNTU::Engineering::Electrical and electronic engineering
dc.titlePhysical layout design optimization of integrated spiral inductors for silicon-based RFIC applicationsen_US
dc.typeJournal Article
dc.contributor.schoolSchool of Electrical and Electronic Engineeringen_US
dc.description.versionPublished versionen_US

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