Prof. Behzad Razavi – Data Converters

Start date: 29 August 2019

Duration: 2 Days

Location: Tyndall National Institute, Cork

Certificate: N/A

Cost: Members € 350; Non-members € 525

Course code: N/A

Programme overview

Current DAC and Flash, SAR & Interleaved ADC design methods, presented by Prof. Razavi from UCLA

Learning outcomes

Learn about the current design approaches to Flash, SAR & interleaved ADCs and to DACs. 

Who is the course for?

Mixed-Signal IC design engineers, who wish to learn more about current data converter design methods.


Day 1

  • DAC Design
  • Sampling Circuits
  • Flash and Pipelined ADCs
  • Comparator Design
  • State-of-the-Art Studies

Day 2

  • SAR ADCs
  • Interleaved ADCs
  • Calibration Techniques
  • State-of-the-Art Studies

Trainer Profile

Prof. Behzad Razavi is the director of the Communication Circuits Laboratory at the University of California Los Angeles.

He is an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer,  IEEE Fellow and a multiple award recipient for papers at ISSCC and other leading conferences.

He is the author/editor of seven key reference books on communications and IC design and he is returning to Ireland following his very popular 2018 RF course.

Contact Gerry Byrne at for full details