European Microwave Association - Frequency enhancement of a 40-nm CMOS static frequency divider by negative capacitance

2013 European Microwave Integrated Circuit Conference (EuMIC)

Author(s): V. Issakov ; G. Mangraviti ; V. Szortyka ; V. Vidojkovic ; G. Vandersteen ; P. Wambacq
Publisher: European Microwave Association
Publication Date: 1 October 2013
Conference Location: Nuremberg, Germany
Conference Date: 6 October 2013
Page(s): 564 - 567
ISBN (Electronic): 978-2-87487-032-3

This paper presents a flip-flop based static current-mode logic (CML) frequency divider in CMOS using negative capacitance to enhance the performance. We show that thanks to the differential... View More