Analog Design Journal

Power and signal chain technical insight written by engineers for engineers.


Celebrating 20 years of quarterly publication, our Analog Design Journal offers powerful technical insight written by engineers for engineers. These exclusive, carefully selected articles help novice and seasoned engineers sharpen their knowledge of emerging applications and analog circuits.

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New Q3 2021 Analog Design Journal articles 

Active EMI filters to reduce size and cost of EMI filters in automotive systems

Authored by Yongbin Chu and Yogesh Ramadass, this article provides an overview of a differential mode AEF implementation based on the LM25149-Q1, a buck controller with an integrated AEF.

How to prevent transformer saturation in push-pull converters

Authored by Anant Kamath, this article describes the likely scenarios that can cause transformer saturation in push-pull converters, and also parameters that can mitigate or prevent transformer saturation.

Using voltage supervisors for rail monitoring in functional safety applications

Authored by Mathew Jacob, the article focuses on voltage-rail monitoring for an automotive camera system and their advantages over discrete solutions to meet higher safety ratings.

Clutter-free power supplies for RF converters in radar applications (Part 2)

Authored by Rob Reeder and Neeraj Gill, this article details how much noise can be presented to the ADC’s supply pins to assist in properly narrowing down the selection of suitable power-management devices for your next signal-chain design. 

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featured author robert taylor

Robert Taylor

I enjoy extending my knowledge and teaching newer engineers by removing design obstacles in their path.

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Collin Wells

[While enrolled at University of Texas at Dallas] I was involved in robotics and tutoring. My hobbies include gardening, fishing and fixing small and large engine machinery.

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