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Design of Universal Filter using MO-CCCDTA on 32nm FinFET Technology

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2016
Shantanu Chakraborty

Shantanu Chakraborty. Design of Universal Filter using MO-CCCDTA on 32nm FinFET Technology. International Journal of Computer Applications 144(1):36-39, June 2016. BibTeX

	author = {Shantanu Chakraborty},
	title = {Design of Universal Filter using MO-CCCDTA on 32nm FinFET Technology},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {June 2016},
	volume = {144},
	number = {1},
	month = {Jun},
	year = {2016},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {36-39},
	numpages = {4},
	url = {},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2016910093},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}


The paper aims at designing a universal filter using current mode circuit. The main advantages of current mode circuits over voltage mode circuits are better linearity in performance,higher bandwidth responses, low noise performances. The preferred technology is 32nm FinFET technology since CMOS technology shows short channel effects and DIBL (Drain Induced Bareer Lowering) which hampers the performance of the circuit. As channel length reduces from 45nm CMOS technology to 32nm technology, the FinFET technology shows superior performances. The paper shows all the responses ( Low Pass, High Pass,Band Pass and Band Reject) of the Universal Filter. Bias currents are applied to reduce the effects of parasitic capacitances and resistances in the circuit. The circuit uses the MO-CCCDTA as the building block of the filter.The simulation is done on HSPICE software.


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Bandwidth, FinFET,HSPICE,MO-CCCDTA(modified output current controlled current differencing transconductance amplifier),short channel effects.