TITLE

ADC grounding

AUTHOR(S)
Johnson, Howard
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
EDN;12/07/2000, Vol. 45 Issue 25, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on analog-to-digital converter (ADC) grounding. Partitioning of the ground-reference net for an ADC into isolated analog and digital regions; Connection of the internal analog and digital regions to the outside world; How to circumvent the two-connection problem.
ACCESSION #
3874430

 

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