Devices, Circuits, and Systems

Series Editor: Krzysztof Iniewski

  • Wireless Medical Systems and Algorithms

    Design and Applications

    Edited by Pietro Salvo, Miguel Silveira

    The new trend in medicine is to minimize the hospitalization of patients while providing them with quality care and timely treatments. A possible solution to reduce the healthcare costs while keeping constant the level of medical services and patient care is the use of implantable devices for…

    Hardback – 2016-02-24 
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  • Nanoelectronics

    Devices, Circuits, and Systems

    By Nikos Konofaos

    This book provides information on all aspects of modern nanoelectronics. It does not require advanced mathematics or hard knowledge of chemistry, and approaches the issue from the engineering point of view, with physics used when needed. Every chapter includes questions for understanding and topics…

    Hardback – 2016-02-15 
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  • Power Management Integrated Circuits and Technologies

    Edited by Mona M. Hella, Patrick Mercier

    The explosive growth of electronic devices and their deployment in various applications, necessitate the urgency to address their environmentally-benign and sustainable energy needs and demand the exploration of autonomous integrated energy systems in place of conventional rechargeable batteries…

    Hardback – 2016-02-15 
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  • Circuits and Systems for Security and Privacy

    Edited by Farhana Sheikh, Leonel Sousa

    This book begins by introducing the basic theoretical concepts and arithmetic used in algorithms for security and cryptography, and by reviewing the fundamental building blocks of cryptographic systems. It then analyzes the advantages and disadvantages of real-world implementations that not only…

    Hardback – 2016-02-15 
    CRC Press
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  • Nanomaterials

    A Guide to Fabrication and Applications

    Edited by Sivashankar Krishnamoorthy, Gordon Harling

    Nanomaterials have widespread applications, including nanopowders and carbon nanotubes used in device manufacturing. Featuring contributions from experts around the globe, this book is organized to provide an apples-to-apples comparison of the manufacturing methods, specific properties and…

    Hardback – 2015-12-17 
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  • Physical Design for 3D Integrated Circuits

    Edited by Aida Todri-Sanial, Chuan Seng Tan

    This book unveils how to effectively and optimally design 3D circuits. It covers the necessary design tools for 3D circuits while exploiting the benefits of 3D technology. An overview of physical design challenges with respect to conventional 2D circuits is provided, followed by an in-depth look…

    Hardback – 2015-12-17 
    CRC Press
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  • CMOS Time-Mode Circuits and Systems

    Fundamentals and Applications

    Edited by Fei Yuan

    This book focuses on the fundamentals of time-mode approaches and challenges encountered in the design of CMOS-based time-mode circuits. Building blocks of time-mode circuits such as voltage-to-time converters, time amplifiers, time registers, and time integrators are investigated. The design of…

    Hardback – 2015-12-02 
    CRC Press
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  • Cell and Material Interface

    Advances in Tissue Engineering, Biosensor, Implant, and Imaging Technologies

    Edited by Nihal Engin Vrana

    As tissue engineering, real-time biosensors, and lab-on-a-chip applications for monitoring and modeling become more widespread, it is important to provide a concise overview of theoretical and practical foundations of this field. This book presents readers with a better understanding of the…

    Hardback – 2015-11-25 
    CRC Press
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  • Tunable RF Components and Circuits

    Applications in Mobile Handsets

    Edited by Jeffrey L. Hilbert

    An Industry Perspective on Key Tunable Technologies and Applications Tunable RF Components and Circuits: Applications in Mobile Handsets provides a technical introduction to the state of the art in tunable radio frequency (RF) components, circuits, and applications and discusses the foundational…

    Hardback – 2015-11-18 
    CRC Press
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  • Ionizing Radiation Effects in Electronics

    From Memories to Imagers

    Edited by Marta Bagatin, Simone Gerardin

    This book provides a wide perspective on the effects of ionizing radiation in modern semiconductor devices, addressing a wide range of electronic devices and several environments of interest: terrestrial, space, and high-energy physics experiments. It introduces radiation effects and the underlying…

    Hardback – 2015-11-13 
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  • Mixed-Signal Circuits

    Edited by Thomas Noulis

    Mixed-Signal Circuits offers a thoroughly modern treatment of integrated circuit design in the context of mixed-signal applications. Featuring chapters authored by leading experts from industry and academia, this book: Discusses signal integrity and large-scale simulation, verification, and…

    Hardback – 2015-11-03 
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  • MRI

    Physics, Image Reconstruction, and Analysis

    Edited by Angshul Majumdar, Rabab Kreidieh Ward

    The field of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has developed rapidly over the past decade, benefiting greatly from the newly developed framework of compressed sensing and its ability to drastically reduce MRI scan times. MRI: Physics, Image Reconstruction, and Analysis presents the latest research…

    Hardback – 2015-10-29 
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  • Gallium Nitride (GaN)

    Physics, Devices, and Technology

    Edited by Farid Medjdoub

    Addresses a Growing Need for High-Power and High-Frequency Transistors Gallium Nitride (GaN): Physics, Devices, and Technology offers a balanced perspective on the state of the art in gallium nitride technology. A semiconductor commonly used in bright light-emitting diodes, GaN can serve as a…

    Hardback – 2015-10-19 
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  • Reconfigurable Logic

    Architecture, Tools, and Applications

    Edited by Pierre-Emmanuel Gaillardon

    During the last three decades, reconfigurable logic has been growing steadily and can now be found in many different fields. Field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) are one of the most famous architecture families of reconfigurable devices. FPGAs can be seen as arrays of logic units that can be…

    Hardback – 2015-10-16 
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  • Electrostatic Discharge Protection

    Advances and Applications, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Juin J. Liou

    Electrostatic discharge (ESD) is one of the most prevalent threats to electronic components. In an ESD event, a finite amount of charge is transferred from one object (i.e., human body) to another (i.e., microchip). This process can result in a very high current passing through the microchip within…

    Hardback – 2015-10-01 
    CRC Press
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  • Optical Imaging Devices

    New Technologies and Applications

    Edited by Ajit Khosla, Dongsoo Kim

    Optical Imaging Devices: New Technologies and Applications delivers a comprehensive introduction to optical imaging and sensing, from devices to system-level applications. Drawing upon the extensive academic and industrial experience of its prestigious editors and renowned chapter authors, this…

    Hardback – 2015-09-30 
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  • Radiation Detectors for Medical Imaging

    Edited by Jan S. Iwanczyk

    Radiation Detectors for Medical Imaging discusses the current state of the art and future prospects of photon-counting detectors for medical imaging applications. Featuring contributions from leading experts and pioneers in their respective fields, this book: Describes x-ray spectral imaging…

    Hardback – 2015-09-25 
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  • Multisensor Data Fusion

    From Algorithms and Architectural Design to Applications

    Edited by Hassen Fourati

    Multisensor Data Fusion: From Algorithms and Architectural Design to Applications covers the contemporary theory and practice of multisensor data fusion, from fundamental concepts to cutting-edge techniques drawn from a broad array of disciplines. Featuring contributions from the world’s leading…

    Hardback – 2015-08-26
    CRC Press
    Devices, Circuits, and Systems

  • CMOS

    Front-End Electronics for Radiation Sensors

    By Angelo Rivetti

    CMOS: Front-End Electronics for Radiation Sensors offers a comprehensive introduction to integrated front-end electronics for radiation detectors, focusing on devices that capture individual particles or photons and are used in nuclear and high energy physics, space instrumentation, medical physics…

    Hardback – 2015-06-18
    CRC Press
    Devices, Circuits, and Systems

  • Solid-State Radiation Detectors

    Technology and Applications

    Edited by Salah Awadalla

    Integrating aspects of engineering, application physics, and medical science, Solid-State Radiation Detectors: Technology and Applications offers a comprehensive review of new and emerging solid-state materials-based technologies for radiation detection. Each chapter is structured to address the…

    Hardback – 2015-03-20
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    Devices, Circuits, and Systems

  • Organic Solar Cells

    Materials, Devices, Interfaces, and Modeling

    Edited by Qiquan Qiao

    Current energy consumption mainly depends on fossil fuels that are limited and can cause environmental issues such as greenhouse gas emissions and global warming. These factors have stimulated the search for alternate, clean, and renewable energy sources. Solar cells are some of the most promising…

    Hardback – 2015-03-19
    CRC Press
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  • Laser-Based Optical Detection of Explosives

    Edited by Paul M. Pellegrino, Ellen L. Holthoff, Mikella E. Farrell

    Laser-Based Optical Detection of Explosives offers a comprehensive review of past, present, and emerging laser-based methods for the detection of a variety of explosives. This book: Considers laser propagation safety and explains standard test material preparation for standoff optical-based…

    Hardback – 2015-03-05
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  • Optical Fiber Sensors

    Advanced Techniques and Applications

    Edited by Ginu Rajan

    Optical Fiber Sensors: Advanced Techniques and Applications describes the physical principles of, and latest developments in, optical fiber sensors. Providing a fundamental understanding of the design, operation, and practical applications of fiber optic sensing systems, this book: Discusses new…

    Hardback – 2015-03-02
    CRC Press
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  • Soft Errors

    From Particles to Circuits

    By Jean-Luc Autran, Daniela Munteanu

    Soft errors are a multifaceted issue at the crossroads of applied physics and engineering sciences. Soft errors are by nature multiscale and multiphysics problems that combine not only nuclear and semiconductor physics, material sciences, circuit design, and chip architecture and operation, but…

    Hardback – 2015-02-25
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  • Wireless Transceiver Circuits

    System Perspectives and Design Aspects

    Edited by Woogeun Rhee

    Modern transceiver systems require diversified design aspects as various radio and sensor applications have emerged. Choosing the right architecture and understanding interference and linearity issues are important for multi-standard cellular transceivers and software-defined radios. A…

    Hardback – 2015-02-06
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  • High Frequency Communication and Sensing

    Traveling-Wave Techniques

    By Ahmet Tekin, Ahmed Emira

    High Frequency Communication and Sensing: Traveling-Wave Techniques introduces novel traveling wave circuit techniques to boost the performance of high-speed circuits in standard low-cost production technologies, like complementary metal oxide semiconductor (CMOS). A valuable resource for…

    Hardback – 2014-11-24
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  • Design of 3D Integrated Circuits and Systems

    Edited by Rohit Sharma

    Three-dimensional (3D) integration of microsystems and subsystems has become essential to the future of semiconductor technology development. 3D integration requires a greater understanding of several interconnected systems stacked over each other. While this vertical growth profoundly increases…

    Hardback – 2014-11-12
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  • Micro- and Nanoelectronics

    Emerging Device Challenges and Solutions

    Edited by Tomasz Brozek

    Micro- and Nanoelectronics: Emerging Device Challenges and Solutions presents a comprehensive overview of the current state of the art of micro- and nanoelectronics, covering the field from fundamental science and material properties to novel ways of making nanodevices. Containing contributions…

    Hardback – 2014-10-29
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  • VLSI

    Circuits for Emerging Applications

    Edited by Tomasz Wojcicki

    Recently the world celebrated the 60th anniversary of the invention of the first transistor. The first integrated circuit (IC) was built a decade later, with the first microprocessor designed in the early 1970s. Today, ICs are a part of nearly every aspect of our daily lives. They help us live…

    Hardback – 2014-10-24
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  • Labs on Chip

    Principles, Design and Technology

    By Eugenio Iannone

    Labs on Chip: Principles, Design and Technology provides a complete reference for the complex field of labs on chip in biotechnology. Merging three main areas— fluid dynamics, monolithic micro- and nanotechnology, and out-of-equilibrium biochemistry—this text integrates coverage of technology…

    Hardback – 2014-10-08
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  • Mobile Point-of-Care Monitors and Diagnostic Device Design

    Edited by Walter Karlen

    Efficient mobile systems that allow for vital sign monitoring and disease diagnosis at the point of care can help combat issues such as rising healthcare costs, treatment delays in remote and resource-poor areas, and the global shortage of skilled medical personnel. Covering everything from sensors…

    Hardback – 2014-09-12
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  • Metallic Spintronic Devices

    Edited by Xiaobin Wang

    Metallic Spintronic Devices provides a balanced view of the present state of the art of metallic spintronic devices, addressing both mainstream and emerging applications from magnetic tunneling junction sensors and spin torque oscillators to spin torque memory and logic. Featuring contributions…

    Hardback – 2014-08-04
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  • High-Speed Devices and Circuits with THz Applications

    Edited by Jung Han Choi

    Presenting the cutting-edge results of new device developments and circuit implementations, High-Speed Devices and Circuits with THz Applications covers the recent advancements of nano devices for terahertz (THz) applications and the latest high-speed data rate connectivity technologies from…

    Hardback – 2014-07-22
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  • Nanopatterning and Nanoscale Devices for Biological Applications

    Edited by Seila Šelimović

    Nanoscale techniques and devices have had an explosive influence on research in life sciences and bioengineering. Reflecting this influence, Nanopatterning and Nanoscale Devices for Biological Applications provides valuable insight into the latest developments in nanoscale technologies for the…

    Hardback – 2014-07-11
    CRC Press
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  • Microfluidics and Nanotechnology

    Biosensing to the Single Molecule Limit

    Edited by Eric Lagally

    An increasing number of technologies are being used to detect minute quantities of biomolecules and cells. However, it can be difficult to determine which technologies show the most promise for high-sensitivity and low-limit detection in different applications. Microfluidics and Nanotechnology:…

    Hardback – 2014-05-27
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  • Smart Grids

    Clouds, Communications, Open Source, and Automation

    Edited by David Bakken

    The utilization of sensors, communications, and computer technologies to create greater efficiency in the generation, transmission, distribution, and consumption of electricity will enable better management of the electric power system. As the use of smart grid technologies grows, utilities will be…

    Hardback – 2014-05-19
    CRC Press
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  • Technologies for Smart Sensors and Sensor Fusion

    Edited by Kevin Yallup, Krzysztof Iniewski

    Exciting new developments are enabling sensors to go beyond the realm of simple sensing of movement or capture of images to deliver information such as location in a built environment, the sense of touch, and the presence of chemicals. These sensors unlock the potential for smarter systems,…

    Hardback – 2014-04-14
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  • MIMO Power Line Communications

    Narrow and Broadband Standards, EMC, and Advanced Processing

    Edited by Lars Torsten Berger, Andreas Schwager, Pascal Pagani, Daniel Schneider

    One of the first publications of its kind in the exciting field of multiple input multiple output (MIMO) power line communications (PLC), MIMO Power Line Communications: Narrow and Broadband Standards, EMC, and Advanced Processing contains contributions from experts in industry and academia, making…

    Hardback – 2014-02-18
    CRC Press
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  • Integrated Power Devices and TCAD Simulation

    By Yue Fu, Zhanming Li, Wai Tung Ng, Johnny K.O. Sin

    From power electronics to power integrated circuits (PICs), smart power technologies, devices, and beyond, Integrated Power Devices and TCAD Simulation provides a complete picture of the power management and semiconductor industry. An essential reference for power device engineering students and…

    Hardback – 2014-01-23
    CRC Press
    Devices, Circuits, and Systems

  • Nanoscale Semiconductor Memories

    Technology and Applications

    Edited by Santosh K. Kurinec, Krzysztof Iniewski

    Nanoscale memories are used everywhere. From your iPhone to a supercomputer, every electronic device contains at least one such type. With coverage of current and prototypical technologies, Nanoscale Semiconductor Memories: Technology and Applications presents the latest research in the field of…

    Hardback – 2013-12-12
    CRC Press
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  • Energy Harvesting with Functional Materials and Microsystems

    Edited by Madhu Bhaskaran, Sharath Sriram, Krzysztof Iniewski

    For decades, people have searched for ways to harvest energy from natural sources. Lately, a desire to address the issue of global warming and climate change has popularized solar or photovoltaic technology, while piezoelectric technology is being developed to power handheld devices without…

    Hardback – 2013-11-12
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  • Testing for Small-Delay Defects in Nanoscale CMOS Integrated Circuits

    Edited by Sandeep K. Goel, Krishnendu Chakrabarty

    Advances in design methods and process technologies have resulted in a continuous increase in the complexity of integrated circuits (ICs). However, the increased complexity and nanometer-size features of modern ICs make them susceptible to manufacturing defects, as well as performance and quality…

    Hardback – 2013-10-25
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  • Nanoplasmonics

    Advanced Device Applications

    Edited by James W. M. Chon, Krzysztof Iniewski

    Focusing on control and manipulation of plasmons at nanometer dimensions, nanoplasmonics combines the strength of electronics and photonics, and is predicted to replace existing integrated circuits and photonic devices. It is one of the fastest growing fields of science, with applications in…

    Hardback – 2013-10-18
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  • Medical Imaging

    Technology and Applications

    Edited by Troy Farncombe, Kris Iniewski

    The book has two intentions. First, it assembles the latest research in the field of medical imaging technology in one place. Detailed descriptions of current state-of-the-art medical imaging systems (comprised of x-ray CT, MRI, ultrasound, and nuclear medicine) and data processing techniques…

    Hardback – 2013-10-16
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  • Embedded and Networking Systems

    Design, Software, and Implementation

    Edited by Gul N. Khan, Krzysztof Iniewski

    Embedded and Networking Systems: Design, Software, and Implementation explores issues related to the design and synthesis of high-performance embedded computer systems and networks. The emphasis is on the fundamental concepts and analytical techniques that are applicable to a range of embedded and…

    Hardback – 2013-09-24
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  • Building Sensor Networks

    From Design to Applications

    Edited by Ioanis Nikolaidis, Krzysztof Iniewski

    For all the interest that wireless sensor networks have created over the past decade, there are few examples to show that they are truly delivering on this promise and anticipation. What is missing? Deviating from the usual focus on routing and energy efficiency, Building Sensor Networks: From…

    Hardback – 2013-09-19
    CRC Press
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  • Novel Advances in Microsystems Technologies and Their Applications

    Edited by Laurent A. Francis, Krzysztof Iniewski

    Microsystems technologies have found their way into an impressive variety of applications, from mobile phones, computers, and displays to smart grids, electric cars, and space shuttles. This multidisciplinary field of research extends the current capabilities of standard integrated circuits in…

    Hardback – 2013-07-26
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  • Nanoelectronic Device Applications Handbook

    Edited by James E. Morris, Krzysztof Iniewski

    Nanoelectronic Device Applications Handbook gives a comprehensive snapshot of the state of the art in nanodevices for nanoelectronics applications. Combining breadth and depth, the book includes 68 chapters on topics that range from nano-scaled complementary metal–oxide–semiconductor (CMOS) devices…

    Hardback – 2013-06-17
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  • MEMS

    Fundamental Technology and Applications

    Edited by Vikas Choudhary, Krzysztof Iniewski

    The microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) industry has experienced explosive growth over the last decade. Applications range from accelerometers and gyroscopes used in automotive safety to high-precision on-chip integrated oscillators for reference generation and mobile phones. MEMS: Fundamental…

    Hardback – 2013-06-05
    CRC Press
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  • Smart Sensors for Industrial Applications

    Edited by Krzysztof Iniewski

    Sensor technologies are a rapidly growing area of interest in science and product design, embracing developments in electronics, photonics, mechanics, chemistry, and biology. Their presence is widespread in everyday life, where they are used to sense sound, movement, and optical or magnetic signals…

    Hardback – 2013-05-29
    CRC Press
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