EE 140/240A, Spring 2014
Analog Integrated Circuits
Mon/Wed/Fri: 1:00 p.m.  2:00 p.m.
247 Cory Hall
Discussion Sections:

Section 101: Tuesday, 2:00 p.m.  3:00 p.m., 237 Cory
Section 102: Tuesday, 3:00 p.m.  4:00 p.m., TBA
Laboratory Sections:

Section 10: Monday, 10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m., 125 Cory Hall, TA: Alberto Puggelli
Section 11: Tuesday, 6:00 p.m.  9:00 p.m., 125 Cory Hall, TA: Alberto Puggelli
Section 12: Wednesday, 8:00 a.m.  10:00 a.m., 125 Cory Hall, TA: Alberto Puggelli
Prerequisites:

The prerequisites for this course are EE105 and some aspects of EE 20N. It is assumed that you are familiar with the following topics:

Basic network theory

Basic linear systems theory (Fourier and Laplace transforms, Bode plots)

The use of smallsignal models in the analysis and design of BJT and MOS amplifier circuits

Analysis of single and multitransistor amplifiers with BJTs and MOS (including commonemitter (source), commoncollector (drain), commonbase (gate), cascode, cascade, darlington, etc.)

Elementary semiconductor physics and device operation for pn junctions, bipolar junction transistors (BJTs), and MOS fieldeffect transistors (MOSFETs)
Familiarity with integrated circuit fabrication techniques is helpful, but not necessary. We will review IC fabrication techniques whenever needed.
Texts:
 Required:

Gray, Hurst, Lewis, Meyer, Analysis and Design of Analog Integrated Circuits, 5th Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2009.
 Various material to be distrbuted throughout the course.
 Recommended References:

B. Razavi, Design of Analog CMOS Integrated Circuits, 1st Edition, McGraw Hill, 2001.
NOTE: This text was used for previous renditions of this course, so is still very relevant as supplemental reading, especially for MOS circuit design.
 Suggested References: (on reserve in the Engineering Library)

P.E. Allen, D.R. Holberg, CMOS Analog Circuit Design, Holt, Reinhart, and Winston, Inc., 1987. This is one of very few books dedicated entirely to MOS analog circuits. We will use some of the material in chapter 8 on the topic of CMOS opamp design.

D.A. Johns, K. Martin, Analog Integrated Circuit Design, J. Wiley & Sons, 1997. This is also a very good book that covers a wide range of topics dealing with CMOS analog integrated circuits.

K.R. Laker, and W.M.C. Sansen, Design of Analog Integrated Circuits and Systems, McGrawHill, 1994. This book is a very good book and provides a very detailed treatment of many topics that we will cover in our course. I strongly recommend that you buy this book if you can afford it. Otherwise, try to use it as a reference for additional reading material.

M. Ismail and T. Fiez, Analog VLSI Signal and Information Processing, McGrawHill, 1994. This book is a VLSIoriented analog text book that emphasize the design of larger systems using standard building blocks. It has discussions on opamps and the use of various types of opamps in different circuits. A good book for the VLSI analog designer.

R. Gregorian, G.C. Temes, Analog MOS Integrated Circuits for Signal Processing, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1986. NMOS and CMOS analog circuits with emphasis on switchedcapacitor circuits.

A.B. Grebene, Bipolar and MOS Analog Integrated Circuit Design, New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1984. An excellent reference on a variety of MOS and bipolar analog circuits and their implementation.

A.S. Sedra, K.G. Smith, Microelectronics Circuits, New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, Inc. 1987. An introductory text covering a variety of analog circuits, including CE, CB, CC transistor amplifiers.

R.L. Geiger, P.E. Allen, N.R. Strader, VLSI Design Techniques for Analog and Digital Circuits, New York: McGrawHill, Inc., 1990. A good reference book covering both fabrication technology and basic circuit principles for analog and digital circuits. No real circuit details.

P.E. Gray and C.L. Searle, Electronic Principles, Physics, Models and Circuits, John Wiley, 1969. This is an older book that provides a very detailed treatment of many electronic circuits, especially amplifiers. The emphasis is on discrete amplifier design. It has a very good treatment of feedback techniques and their application in amplifiers. We will refer to this book quite often, and I will pass out handouts on relevant material from this book.

Richard Dorf, Modern Control Systems. This book provides an excellent treatment of control systems and feedback theory. This is a good reference book for those of you who need to improve your control and feedback skills.

Y.P. Tsividis, Operation and Modeling of the MOS Transistor, New York: McGrawHill, 1987. This is a very good book covering in detail the modeling of the MOS transistor.

P. W. Tuinenga, SPICE: A Guide to Circuit Simulation & Analysis Using Pspice, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 1995. For those who are not experienced with SPICE, this is a good tutorial.

W. Maly, Atlas of IC Technologies, Menlo Park, CA.: Benjamin/Cummings, 1987. Comprehensive guide to processing and process sequences.

S. Wolf, Silicon Processing for the VLSI Era, Vol. 2 Process Integration, Lattice Press, 1990. Comprehensive coverage of different IC processes and their fabrication techniques and integration. Various circuits and their characteristics are also covered. An excellent reference book for all integrated circuit engineers.

S. Wolf, Silicon Processing for the VLSI Era, Vol. 2 Process Integration, Lattice Press, 1990. Comprehensive coverage of different IC processes and their fabrication techniques and integration. Various circuits and their characteristics are also covered. An excellent reference book for all integrated circuit engineers.

S. M. Sze, ed., VLSI Technology, New York: McGrawHill, 1983. Detailed description of the processes used in VLSI wafer/circuit fabrication.

S. M. Sze, Physics of Semiconductor Devices, New York: John Wiley, 1981. Comprehensive discussion of device theory and operation.
 Course Details:

Course Information
Class Syllabus
Webcast.Berkeley
Grading and Normalization Procedure (Pending)
Academic Dishonesty Policy

Lecturer:
Vladimir Marko Stojanovic
513 Cory Hall
Phone: (510) 6644322
vlada@berkeley.edu
Office Hours:
Monday, 2:00 p.m.  3:00 p.m., 513 Cory Hall
Wednesday, 2:00 p.m.  3:00 p.m., 513 Cory Hall
Friday, 2:00 p.m.  3:00 p.m., 513 Cory Hall
Teaching Assistant:
TA: Alberto Puggelli
puggelli@eecs (but post your questions on Piazza, please!)
Office Hours:
Tuesday, 6:00 p.m.  8:00 p.m., 125 Cory Hall
This term we will be using Piazza for class discussion. The system is highly catered to getting you help fast and efficiently from classmates, the TA, and myself. Rather than emailing questions to the teaching staff, I encourage you to post your questions on Piazza.
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