IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - A Fully Decoupled LC Tank VCO Topology for Amplitude Boosted Low Phase Noise Operation

Author(s): Bodhisatwa Sadhu ; Tejasvi Anand ; Scott K. Reynolds
Sponsor(s): IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 September 2018
Volume: 53
Page(s): 2,488 - 2,499
ISSN (Electronic): 1558-173X
ISSN (Paper): 0018-9200
DOI: 10.1109/JSSC.2018.2859787
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This paper describes a general technique for reducing oscillator phase noise in LC voltage-controlled oscillators (VCOs). Phase noise is reduced using a circuit topology that decouples the LC tank... View More

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