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Franco Maloberti received the Laurea degree in physics (summa cum laude) from the University of Parma, Parma, Italy, in 1968, and the Doctorate Honoris Causa in electronics from the Instituto Nacional de Astrofisica, Optica y Electronica (Inaoe), Puebla, Mexico, in 1996. He was a Visiting Professor at The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH-PEL), Zurich, Switzerland and at the EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland. He was the TI/J.Kilby Chair Professor at the A&M University, Texas and the Distinguished Microelectronic Chair Professor at the University of Texas at Dallas. Presently he is Professor of Microelectronics and Head of the Micro Integrated Systems Group, University of Pavia, Italy. His professional expertise is in the design, analysis, and characterization of integrated circuits and analog digital applications, mainly in the areas of switched-capacitor circuits, data converters, interfaces for telecommunication and sensor systems, and CAD for analog and mixed A/D design. He has written more than 500 published papers on journals or conference proceedings, four books, and holds 34 patents. Dr. Maloberti was the recipient of the XII Pedriali Prize for his technical and scientific contributions to national industrial production, in 1992. He was co-recipient of the 1996 Institute of Electrical Engineers Fleming Premium, the best Paper award, ESSCIRC-2007, and the best paper award, IEEJ Analog Workshop-2007 and 2010. He was the President of the IEEE Sensor Council from 2002 to 2003 and Vice-President, Region 8, of the IEEE CAS Society from 1995 to 1997 and an Associate Editor of IEEE TCAS-II. He was serving as VP-Publications of the IEEE CAS Society 2007-2008. He was distinguished lecturer of the IEEE Solid State Circuits Society 2009-2010 and distinguished lecturer of the Circuits and Systems Society 2012-2013. He received the 1999 IEEE CAS Society Meritorious Service Award, the 2000 CAS Society Golden Jubilee Medal, and the 2000 IEEE Millennium Medal. He received the IEEE CAS Society 2013 Mac Van Valkenburg Award. He is an IEEE Fellow. In 2009 he received the title of Honorary Professor of the University of Macau and he is currently the chairman of the Academic Committee of the Microelectronics Key-Lab of Macau. He is President elect of the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society.


Recent publications

  1. H. Heidari, E. Bonizzoni, U. Gatti, F. Maloberti, R. Dahiya, “Optimal Geometry of CMOS Voltage-Mode and Current-Mode Vertical Magnetic Hall Sensor”, to appear in the Proc. of the IEEE Sensors, 2015.
  2. P.B. Basyurt, E. Bonizzoni, D.Y. Aksin, F. Maloberti, "Design of an op-amp free voltage reference with PWM regulation", Proc. of IEEE European Conference on Circuit Theory and Design (ECCTD), 2015. (pdf)
  3. K.-M. Lei, H. Heidari, P.-I. Mak, M.-K. Law, F. Maloberti, “Exploring the Noise Limits of Fully-Differential Micro-Watt Transimpedance Amplifiers for Sub-pA/?Hz Sensitivity”, Proc. of IEEE Conference on Ph.D. Research in Microelectronics and Electronics (PRIME), 2015.
  4. H. Heidari, H., Gatti, U., and Maloberti, F., “Sensitivity Characteristics of Horizontal and Vertical Hall Sensors in the Voltage- and Current-Mode”, Proc. of IEEE Conference on Ph.D. Research in Microelectronics and Electronics (PRIME), 2015.
  5. D.G. Muratore, E. Bonizzoni, and F. Maloberti, "A Split Transconductor High-Speed SAR ADC", Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), pp. 2433-2436, May 2015. (pdf)
  6. Y. Liu, E. Bonizzoni, and F. Maloberti, "A Single Op-Amp 0+2 Sigma-Delta Modulator", Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), pp. 2029-2032, May 2015. (pdf)
  7. A. Demarziani, E. Bonizzoni, F. Maloberti, and A. D'Amato, "Design of a Low Power Time to Digital Converter for Flow Metering Applications", Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), pp. 1646-1649, May 2015. (pdf)
  8. E.G. Kilinc, C., Baj-Rossi, S. Ghoreishizadeh, S. Riario, F. Stradolini, C. Boero, G. De Micheli, F. Maloberti, S. Carrara, C. Dehollain, "A System for Wireless Power Transfer and Data Communication of Long-Term Bio-Monitoring", in IEEE Sensors Journal, 2015, in press.
  9. P.B. Basyurt, E. Bonizzoni, D.Y. Aksin, and F. Maloberti, "Voltage Reference Architectures for Low-Supply-Voltage Low-Power Applications", Microelectronics Journal, 2015, in press.
  10. H. Heidari, E. Bonizzoni, U. Gatti, and F. Maloberti, "A CMOS Current-Mode Magnetic Hall Sensor with Integrated Front-End", IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regualr Papers, vol. 62, Issue: 5, pp. 1270-1278, May 2015. (pdf)
  11. N. Kumar Y.B., E. Bonizzoni, A. Patra, and F. Maloberti, "Interference Rejection in Quadrature Band-Pass Sigma-Delta Modulators", Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, vol. 83, pp. 95-101, 2015. (pdf)
  12. Y. Liu, E. Bonizzoni, A. D'Amato, and F. Maloberti, "A High-Resolution Low-Power and Multi-Bit Incremental Converter with Smart-DEM", Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, vol. 82, pp. 663-674, 2015. (pdf)
  13. Z. Yan, P.-I. Mak, M.-K. Law, R.P. Martins, F. Maloberti, "Nested-Current-Mirror Rail-to-Rail-Output Single-Stage Amplifier With Enhancements of DC Gain, GBW and Slew Rate," in IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, 2015. (pdf)
  14. Y. Zhaon, P.-I. Mak, R.P. Martins, F. Maloberti, "A 0.02mm,^2 59.2 dB SFDR 4th-Order SC LPF With 0.5-to-10 MHz Bandwidth Scalability Exploiting a Recycling SC-Buffer Biquad", in IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, vol.50, no.9, pp.1988-2001, Sept. 2015. (pdf)
  15. E.G. Kilinc, M.A. Ghanad, F. Maloberti, C. Dehollain, "A Remotely Powered Implantable Biomedical System With Location Detector," in IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems, vol.9, no.1, pp.113-123, Feb. 2015. (pdf)
  16. P.B. Basyurt, D.Y. Aksin, E. Bonizzoni, F. Maloberti, "A 490-nA, 43-ppm/°C, sub-0.8-V supply voltage reference", Proc. of the IEEE European Solid-State Circuits Conference (ESSCIRC), pp. 115-118, Sept. 2014. (pdf)
  17. I. Bezzam, S. Krishnan, C. Mathiazhagan, T. Raja, F. Maloberti, "Wide operating frequency resonant clock and data circuits for switching power reduction", Analog Integrated Circuits and Signals Processing, Springer, DOI DOI 10.1007/s10470-014-0447-1, Nov. 2014. (pdf)
  18. E. Kilinc, M.A. Ghanad, F. Maloberti, C. Dehollain, "A remotely powered implantable biomedical system with location detector", IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems, June 2014. (pdf)
  19. E. Kilinc, C. Dehollain, F. Maloberti, "A low-power PPM demodulator for remotely powered batteryless implantable devices", Proc. of IEEE Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS), pp. 318-321, Aug. 2014. (pdf)
  20. O. Kazanc, G. Yilmaz, F. Maloberti, C. Dehollain, "Remote powering platform for implantable sensor systems at 2.45 GHz", Proc. of IEEE International Conference of Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), pp. 2028-2031, Aug. 2014. (pdf)
  21. D. Feng, S.-W. Sin, E. Bonizzoni, F. Maloberti, "Time Interleaved Current Steering DAC for Ultra-High Conversion Rate", Proc. of IEEE Conference on Ph.D. Research in Microelectronics and Electronics (PRIME), June 2014. (pdf)
  22. H. Heidari, E. Bonizzoni, U. Gatti, F. Maloberti, "Analysis and Modeling of Four-Folded Vertical Hall Devices in Current Domain", Proc. of IEEE Conference on Ph.D. Research in Microelectronics and Electronics (PRIME), June 2014. (pdf)
  23. H. Heidari, E. Bonizzoni, U. Gatti, F. Maloberti, "A Current-Mode CMOS Integrated Microsystem for Current Spinning Magnetic Hall Sensors", Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), pp. 678-681, May 2014. (pdf)
  24. D. Feng, F. Maloberti, S-W. Sin, S.-P. U, R.P. Martins, "Jitter-Resistant Capacitor Based Sine-Shaped DAC for Continuous-Time Sigma-Delta Modulators", Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), pp. 1348-1351, May 2014. (pdf)
  25. P.B. Basyurt, D.Y. Aksin, E. Bonizzoni, F. Maloberti, "Sampled-Data Operational Amplifier with Ultra-Low Supply Voltage and Sub uW Power Consumption, Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), pp. 1893-1896, May 2014. (pdf)
  26. Y. Liu, E. Bonizzoni, F. Maloberti, "A 2+1 Multi-Bit Incremental Architecture Using Smart-DEM Algorithm", Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), pp. 1668-1671, May 2014. (pdf)
  27. Y. Zhu, C.-H. Chan, U.-F. Chio, S.-W. Sin, S.-P. U, R.P. Martins, and F. Maloberti, "Split-SAR ADCs: Improved Linearity with Power and Speed Optimization", IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration Systems, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 372-383, Feb. 2014. (pdf)
  28. Z. Yan, P.-I. Mak, M.-K. Law, R. Martins, and F. Maloberti, "A 0.0013mm^2 3.6μW nested-current-mirror single-stage amplifier driving 0.15-to-15nF capacitive loads with >62° phase margin", IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference - Digest of Technical Papers, pp. 288-289, Feb. 2014. (pdf)
  29. V.R. Gonzalez-Diaz, A. Pena Perez, and F. Maloberti, "Opamp gain compensation technique for continuous-time ΣΔ modulators", IET Electronics Letters, Vol. 50, Issue 5, pp. 355-356, Feb. 2014. (pdf)
  30. E.G. Kilinc, G. Conus, C. Weber, B. Kawkabani, F. Maloberti, C. Dehollain, "A System for Wireless Power Transfer of Micro-Systems In-Vivo Implantable in Freely Moving Animals", IEEE Sensors Journal, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 522-531, Feb. 2014. (pdf)
  31. S.W. Sin, L. Ding, Y. Zhu, H.-G. Wei, C.-H. Chan, U-F.Chio, S.-P. U, R. Martins, F. Maloberti, "Time-Interleaved Pipelined-SAR Analog to Digital Converter with Low-Power Consumption", US Patent US8427355 B2, 2013. (pdf)
  32. Y. Liu, E. Bonizzoni, A. D'Amato, and F. Maloberti, "A 105-dB SNDR, 10 kSps Multi-Level Second-Order Incremental Converter with Smart-DEM Consuming 280 uW and 3.3-V Supply", Proc. of IEEE European Solid-State Circuits Conference (ESSCIRC), pp. 371-374, Sept. 2013. (pdf)
  33. E.G. Kilinc, F. Maloberti, and C. Dehollain, "Short-Range Remote Powering for Long-Term Implanted Sensor Systems in Freely Moving Small Animals", IEEE Sensors, pp. 1-4, 2013. (pdf)
  34. Y. Liu and F. Maloberti, "Single Op-Amp Algorithmic Converter and its Offset and Mismatch Compensation", IEEE International Symposium on Signal Circuits and Systems, pp.1-4, 2013. (pdf)
  35. O. Kazanc, F. Maloberti, and C. Dehollain, "High-Q Adaptive Matching Network for Remote Powering of UHF RFIDs and Wireless Sensor Systems", IEEE Topical Conference on Wireless Sensors and sensor Networks, pp. 10-12, 2013. (pdf)
  36. H. Heidari, U. Gatti, E. Bonizzoni, and F. Maloberti, "Low-Noise Low-Offset Current-Mode Hall Sensor", Proc. of IEEE Conference on Ph.D. Research in Microelectronics and Electronics (PRIME), pp. 325-328, June 2013. (pdf)
  37. E.G. Kilink, A.M. Ghanad, F. Maloberti, and C. Dehollain, "Short Range Remote Powering of Implanted Electronics for Freely Moving Animals", Proc. of IEEE International New Circuits and Systems Conference (NEWCAS), 2013. (pdf)
  38. E.G. Kilinc, A.C. Moya, H. van Lintel, P. Renaud, F. Maloberti, Q. Wang, and C. Dehollain, "Remotely Powered Implantable Heart Monitoring System for Freely Moving Animals", Proc. of IEEE International Workshop on Advances in Sensors and Interfaces (IWASI), pp. 10-13, 2013. (pdf)
  39. E.G. Kilinc, F. Maloberti, and C. Dehollain, "Remotely Powered Telemetry System with Dynamic Power-Adaption for Freely Moving Animals", Proc. of IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS), pp. 260-263, 2012. (pdf)
  40. O. Kazanc, J.A. Rodriguez-Rodriguez, M. Delgado-Restitute, F. Maloberti, and C. Dehollain, "Far-Field UHF Remotely Powered Front-End for Patient Monitoring with Wearable Antenna", Proc. of IEEE International New Circuits and Systems Conference (NEWCAS), 2013. (pdf)
  41. F. Maloberti, "What Makes the Difference?", IEEE Solid-State Circuits Magazine, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 22-25, 2013. (pdf)
  42. C.-H. Chan, Y. Zhu, S.-W. Sin, S.-P. U, R.P. Martins, and F. Maloberti, "A 5-Bit 1.25-GS/s 4x-Capacitive-Folding Flash ADC in 65-nm CMOS", IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, Vol. 48, No. 9, pp. 2154-2169, 2013. (pdf)
  43. O. Belotti, E. Bonizzoni, F. Maloberti, "Design of a Third-Order ΣΔ Modulator with Minimum Op-Amps Output Swing", Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), pp. 821-824, May 2013. (pdf)
  44. Y. Liu, E. Bonizzoni, F. Maloberti, "High-Order Multi-Bit Incremental Converter with Smart-DEM Algorithm", Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), pp. 157-160, May 2013. (pdf)
  45. Y.B. Nithin Kumar, H. Caracciolo, E. Bonizzoni, A. Patra, F. Maloberti, "A 1.96-mW, 2.6-MHz Bandwidth Discrete Time Quadrature Band-Pass ΣΔ Modulator", Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), pp. 1998-2001, May 2013. (pdf)
  46. O. Kazanc, F. Maloberti, C. Dehollain, "High-Q adaptive matching network for remote powering of UHF RFIDs and wireless sensor systems", Proc. of IEEE Topical Conference on Wireless Sensors and Sensor Networks (WiSNet), pp. 10-12, Jan. 2013. (pdf)
  47. Y.B. Nithin Kumar, E. Bonizzoni, A. Patra, F. Maloberti, "Two-Path Quadrature Cascaded Band-Pass Sigma-Delta Modulators"; 26th International Conference on VLSI Design, VLSI Design 2013, Pune, India, pp. 221-226, Jan. 2013. (pdf)
  48. Y. Zhu, C.-H. Chan, S.-W. Sin, S.-P. U, R.P. Martins, and F .Maloberti, "50-fJ 10-b 160-MS/s Pipelined-SAR ADC Decoupled Flip-Around MDAC and Self-Embedded Offset Cancellation", IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, vol. 47, no. 11, pp. 2614-2626, Nov. 2012. (pdf)
  49. H. Wei, C.-H. Chan, U.-F. Chio, S.-W. Sin, S.-P. U, R.P. Martins, and F .Maloberti, "An 8-b 400-MS/s 2-b-Per-Cycle SAR ADC With Resistive DAC", IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, vol. 47, no. 11, pp. 2763-2772, Nov. 2012. (pdf)
  50. E. Bonizzoni, A. Pena Perez, H. Caracciolo, D. Stoppa, and F. Maloberti, "An Incremental ADC Sensor Interface with Input Switch-Less Integrator Featuring 220-nVrms Resolution with +/-30mV Input Range", Proc. of IEEE European Solid-State Circuits Conference (ESSCIRC), pp. 389-392, Sept. 2012.(pdf)
  51. F. Maloberti, "University in the past, University for the future", IEEE Faible Tension Faible Consommation (FTFC), pp. 1-4, June 2012. (pdf)
  52. B. Fitzgibbon, M.P. Kennedy, and F. Maloberti, "Hardware Reduction in Digital Delta-Sigma Modulators via Bus-Splitting and Error Masking—Part II: Non-Constant Input", IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers, vol. 59, no. 9, pp. 1980-1991, Sept. 2012. (pdf)
  53. H. Caracciolo, S. Talay, and F. Maloberti, "Optimum selection of capacitive array for multibit Sigma-Delta modulators without DEM", Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, DOI 10.1007/s10470-012-9848-1, vol. 73, pp. 115-122, 2012. (pdf)
  54. O. Kazanc, F. Mazzilli, N. Joehl, F. Maloberti, C. Dehollain, "Miniaturized antenna and integrated rectifier design for remote powering of wireless sensor systems", IEEE Topical Conference on Biomedical Wireless Technologies, Networks, and Sensing Systems (BioWireleSS), pp. 41-44, 2012. (pdf)
  55. A. Agnes, E. Bonizzoni, and F. Maloberti, "High-resolution multi-bit second-order incremental converter with 1.5-uV residual offset and 94-dB SFDR," Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, DOI 10.1007/s10470-011-9752-0, vol. 72, pp. 531-539, Sept. 2012.(pdf).
  56. H. Caracciolo,E. Bonizzoni, P. Malcovati, and F. Maloberti, "70-MHz IF 10-MHz bandwidth bandpass sigma-delta modulator for WCDMA applications," Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, On Line First October 2011, DOI 10.1007/s10470-011-9795-2, vol. 71, no. 3, pp. 411-419, June 2012 (pdf).
  57. O.Belotti, E. Bonizzoni, and F. Maloberti, "Exact Design of Continuous-Time Sigma-Delta Modulators with Multiple Feedback DACs", Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, On Line First, DOI 10.1007/s10470-012-9866-z, vol. 73, pp. 255-264, 2012.(pdf).
  58. V.R. Gonzalez-Diaz, A. Pena Perez, and F. Maloberti, "Fractional Frequency Synthesizers with Low-Order Time-Variant Digital Sigma-Delta Modulator", IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers, vol. 59, No. 5, pp. 969-978, May 2012.(pdf)
  59. A. Pena Perez, E. Bonizzoni, and F. Maloberti, "A 88 dB DR, 84 dB SNDR Very Low-Power Single Op-Amp Third-Order Sigma-Delta Modulator", IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, vol. 47, pp. 2107-2118, Sept. 2012. (pdf)
  60. N. Kumar Y.B., E. Bonizzoni, A. Patra, and F. Maloberti: "Interference Rejection in Delay Line Based Quadrature Band-Pass ΣΔ Modulators"; IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, ISCAS 2012, Seoul (Corea), pp. 3005-3008, May 2012. (pdf)
  61. O. Kazanc, F. Maloberti, and C. Dehollain: "Simulation Oriented Rectenna Design Methodology for Remote Powering of Wireless Sensor Systems"; IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, ISCAS 2012, Seoul (Corea), pp. 2877-2880, May 2012. (pdf)
  62. E.G. Kilinc, B. Canovas, F. Maloberti, and C. Dehollain: "Intelligent Cage for Remotely Powered Freely Moving Animal Telemetry Systems"; IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, ISCAS 2012, Seoul (Corea), pp. 2207-2210, May 2012. (pdf)
  63. O. Belotti, E. Bonizzoni, and F. Maloberti: "A 1-V 1.1-MHz BW Digitally Assisted Multi-Bit Multi-Rate Hybrid CT ΣΔ with 78-dB SFDR"; IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, ISCAS 2012, Seoul (Corea), pp. 289-292, May 2012. (pdf)
  64. A. Pena Perez and F. Maloberti: "Performance Enhanced Op-Amp for 65nm CMOS Technologies and Below"; IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, ISCAS 2012, Seoul (Corea), pp. 201-204, May 2012. (pdf)
  65. N. Kumar Y.B., E. Bonizzoni, A. Patra, and F. Maloberti, "Two-path double delay line based band-pass quadrature ΣΔ modulator," IET Electronics Letters, vol. 47, pp. 1316–1317, Nov. 2011.(pdf)
  66. Y. Zu, C.-H. Chan, S.-W. Sin, S.-P. U, R.P. Martins, F. Maloberti: "A 35 fJ 10b 160 MS/s Pipelined-SAR ADC with Decoupled Flip-Around MDAC and Self-Embedded Offset Cancellation"; IEEE Asian Solid-State Circuits Conference, A-SSCC 2011, Jeju, 14-16 November 2011, pp. 61-64. (pdf)
  67. Y.B. Nithin Kumar, E. Bonizzoni, A. Patra, F. Maloberti: "Two-Path Delay Line Based Quadrature Band-Pass ΣΔ Modulator"; IEEJ International Analog VLSI Workshop, AVLSIWS 2011, Bali, 2-4 November 2011, pp. 65-69. (pdf)
  68. F. Borghetti, N. Massari, D. Stoppa, A. Adami, L. Lorenzelli, F. Maloberti: "An Analog Readout Circuit with Offset Calibration for Cantiliver-based DNA Detection"; 37th European Solid-State Circuits Conference, ESSCIRC 2011, Helsinki, 12-16 September 2011, pp. 323-326. (pdf)
  69. V.R. Gonzalez-Diaz, F. Pareschi, G. Setti, F. Maloberti: "A Pseudorandom Number Generator Based on Time-Variant Recursion of Accumulators"; IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs, Vol. 58, No. 9, September 2011, pp. 580-584. (pdf)
  70. B. Fitzgibbon, M.P. Kennedy, F. Maloberti: "Hardware Reduction in Digital Delta-Sigma Modulators Via Bus-Splitting and Error Masking - Part I: Constant Input"; IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers, Vol. 58, No. 9, September 2011, pp. 2137-2148. (pdf)
  71. Y. Liu, E. Bonizzoni, F. Maloberti: "Digital Assisted High-Order Multi-Bit Analog to Digital Ramp Converters"; 20th IEEE European Conference on Circuit Theory and Design, ECCTD 2011, Linkoping, 29-31 August 2011, pp. 593-596. (pdf)
  72. F. Brandonisio, M.P. Kennedy, F. Maloberti: "Observations on the Resolution and Tones in First Order Noise Shaping Time-to-Digital Converters"; 7th IEEE Conference on Ph.D. Research in Microelectronics and Electronics, PRIME 2011, Madonna di Campiglio, 3-7 July 2011, pp. 17-20. (pdf)
  73. E.G. Kilinc, O. Atasoy, C. Dehollain, F. Maloberti: "FoM to Compare the Effect of ASK Based Communications on Remotely Powered Systems"; 7th IEEE Conference on Ph.D. Research in Microelectronics and Electronics, PRIME 2011, Madonna di Campiglio, 3-7 July 2011, pp. 29-32. (pdf)
  74. Y.B. Nithin Kumar, A. Patra, F. Maloberti: "Reconfigurable Multi-Band Quadrature ΣΔ Modulators"; 7th IEEE Conference on Ph.D. Research in Microelectronics and Electronics, PRIME 2011, Madonna di Campiglio, 3-7 July 2011, pp. 237-240. (pdf)
  75. O. Belotti, A. Pena Perez, F. Maloberti: "Oversampling Enhancement in Sigma Delta Modulators"; 7th IEEE Conference on Ph.D. Research in Microelectronics and Electronics, PRIME 2011, Madonna di Campiglio, 3-7 July 2011, pp. 241-244. (pdf)
  76. O. Belotti, E. Bonizzoni, F. Maloberti: "Mono-Rate and Multi-Rate Hybrid Continuous-Time ΣΔ Modulators with SC Feedback DAC"; IEEE International Symposium on Signals, Circuits and Systems, ISSCS 2011, Iasi, June 30-July 1, 2011. (pdf)
  77. A. Pena Perez, E. Bonizzoni, F. Maloberti: "A Low-Power Third-Order ΣΔ Modulator Using a Single Operational Amplifier"; IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, ISCAS 2011, Rio de Janeiro, 15-18 May 2011, pp. 1371-1374. (pdf)
  78. B. Fitzgibbon, M.P. Kennedy, F. Maloberti: "A Novel Implementation of Dithered Digital Delta-Sigma Modulators via Bus-Splitting"; IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, ISCAS 2011, Rio de Janeiro, 15-18 May 2011, pp. 1363-1366. (pdf)
  79. V.R. Gonzalez-Diaz, A. Pena Perez, F. Maloberti: "Use of Time Variant Digital Sigma-Delta for Fractional Frequency Synthesizers"; IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, ISCAS 2011, Rio de Janeiro, 15-18 May 2011, pp. 169-172. (pdf)
  80. M. Belloni, E. Bonizzoni, P. Malcovati, F. Maloberti: "A high efficiency 4-output single inductor DC-DC buck converter with self boosted snubber"; Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, Springer, Vol. 67, No. 2, May 2011, pp. 169-177. (pdf)
  81. O. Kazanc, C. Dehollain, F. Maloberti: "Impedance-matched sensor-tag antenna design using genetic algorithm optimization"; 5th International Symposium on Medical Information & Communication Technology, ISMICT 2011, Montreux, 27-30 March 2011, pp. 61-64. (pdf)
  82. E. Bonizzoni, A. Pena Perez, F. Maloberti, M.A. Garcia-Andrade: "Two Op-Amps Third-Order Sigma-Delta Modulator with 61-dB SNDR, 6-MHz Bandwidth and 6-mW Power Consumption"; Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, Kluwer, Vol. 66, No. 3, March 2011, pp. 381-388. (pdf)
  83. A. Pena Perez, E. Bonizzoni, F. Maloberti: "A 84dB SNDR 100kHz Bandwidth Low-Power Single Op-Amp Third-Order ΔΣ Modulator Consuming 140µW"; IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference - Digest of Technical Papers, ISSCC 2011, San Francisco, 20-24 February 2011, pp. 477-478. (pdf)
  84. H. Wei, C.-H. Chan, U-F. Chio, S.-W. Sin, S.-P. U, R. Martins, F. Maloberti: "A 0.024mm² 8b 400MS/s SAR ADC with 2b/Cycle and Resistive DAC in 65nm CMOS"; IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference - Digest of Technical Papers, ISSCC 2011, San Francisco, 20-24 February 2011, pp. 187-188. (pdf)
  85. F. Brandonisio, M.P. Kennedy, F. Maloberti: "First Order Shaping Local-Oscillator Based Time-to-Digital Converter"; 17th IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits, and Systems, ICECS 2010, Athens, 12-15 December 2010, pp. 41-44. (pdf)
  86. V.R. Gonzalez-Diaz, E. Bonizzoni, F. Maloberti: "Pseudorandom Sequence Generation for Mismatch Analog Compensation of ADCS"; 17th IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits, and Systems, ICECS 2010, Athens, 12-15 December 2010, pp. 118-121. (pdf)
  87. O. Belotti, F. Maloberti: "Time-Domain Equivalent Design of Continuous-Time ΣΔ Modulators"; 17th IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits, and Systems, ICECS 2010, Athens, 12-15 December 2010, pp. 543-546. (pdf)
  88. A. Pena Perez, O. Belotti, E. Bonizzoni, F. Maloberti: "A Two Op-Amps Third-Order ΣΔ Modulator with Complex Conjugate NTF Zeros"; 17th IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits, and Systems, ICECS 2010, Athens, 12-15 December 2010, pp. 689-692. (pdf)
  89. M. Belloni, E. Bonizzoni, A. Fornasari, F. Maloberti: "A Micropower Chopper-CDS Operational Amplifier"; IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, Vol. 45, No. 12, December 2010, pp. 2521-2529. (pdf)
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