We lecture RF transceiver systems, RF CMOS circuits, analog CMOS circuits, integrated CMOS/MEMS technology, and ultra-low-power CMOS circuits as a state-of-the-art integrated circuit technology. This class reviews examples and future trends of the integrated circuit design. Acquisition of the VLSI Engineering I is recommended.
(1)Understand of technology trend of integrated circuit.
(2)Understand of fundamentals of analogy CMOS circuit
(3)Understand of CMOS A/D converters
(4)Understand of RF CMOS circuit and RF transceiver circuit
|✔ Applicable||How instructors' work experience benefits the course|
|In this lecture, teaching faculty members with practical experiences used to be belonging to the company in the field of the integrated circuits will provide valuable contents on basics and applications in the VLSI Technology, based on their practical experiences.|
Si, CMOS, analog circuit, integrated circuit
|✔ Specialist skills||Intercultural skills||Communication skills||Critical thinking skills||✔ Practical and/or problem-solving skills|
|Course schedule||Required learning|
|Class 1||Introduction of integrated circuits||Understanding of the technology trend of integrated circuit and its impact in the internet era.|
|Class 2||Analog Integrated Circuit Design Flow and Basic Circuits, furthermore, understanding Transistor Characteristics for Analog Integrated Circuit Design||Analog Integrated Circuit Design Flow and Basic Circuits, furthermore, understanding Transistor Characteristics for Analog Integrated Circuit Design|
|Class 3||RF CMOS Circuits and Basics for Operational Amplifier||RF CMOS Circuits and Basics for Operational Amplifier|
|Class 4||High-Speed Wired Communication Circuits and Integrated Sensor Circuits||High-Speed Wired Communication Circuits and Integrated Sensor Circuits|
|Class 5||Basics for Linear Circuit Analysis||Basics for Linear Circuit Analysis|
|Class 6||Basics for CMOS Analog Reference Circuits||Basics for CMOS Analog Reference Circuits|
|Class 7||Basics for Phase Lock Loop and AtoD converter||Basics for Phase Lock Loop and AtoD converter|
|Class 8||Integrated CMOS-MEMS: Heterogeneous Function and MEMS and Fabrication Technology for MEMS Device||Integrated CMOS-MEMS: Heterogeneous Function and MEMS and Fabrication Technology for MEMS Device|
|Class 9||Multi-Physics Simulation Technology for CMOS-MEMS and Design of MEMS Device||Multi-Physics Simulation Technology for CMOS-MEMS and Design of MEMS Device|
|Class 10||/Fundamentals of wireless communications /Link Budget calculations||/Fundamentals of wireless communications /Link Budget calculations|
|Class 11||High-speed wireless communications mm-wave and THz transceivers||High-speed wireless communications mm-wave and THz transceivers|
|Class 12||Active and passive devices for mm-wave and THz circuits||Active and passive devices for mm-wave and THz circuits|
|Class 13||Design of mm-Wave and THz amplifiers||Design of mm-Wave and THz amplifiers|
To enhance effective learning, students are encouraged to spend approximately 100 minutes preparing for class and another 100 minutes reviewing class content afterwards (including assignments) for each class.
They should do so by referring to textbooks and other course material.
Distributed in the class
Report and examination
Knowledge of mathematics, electrical circuit thoery, semiconductor devices
Hitoshi Wakabayashi (wakabayashi.h.ab[at]m.titech.ac.jp)
9:00-17:00 Email appointment is required