Integrated Circuits - Dec 2014
Electronics & Telecom Engineering (Semester 4)
TOTAL MARKS: 100
TOTAL TIME: 3 HOURS (1) Question 1 is compulsory.
(2) Attempt any four from the remaining questions.
(3) Assume data wherever required.
(4) Figures to the right indicate full marks.
Answer any one question from Q1 and Q2
1 (a) Define the following characteristics of practical op-amp:
(i) Input offset voltage
(iv) Slew rate.(6 marks) 1 (b) What is slew rate ? What are its causes ? Derive its expression for maximum frequency of operation for a desire output swing in terms of slew rate.(6 marks) 2 (a) Justify, how constant current source is used in place of RE to improve the CMRR for a differential amplifier.(6 marks) 2 (b) What is need for frequency compensation? State and explain Pole?Zero compensation method of frequency compensation.(6 marks)
Answer any one question from Q3 and Q4
3 (a) Why basic Integrator is needed to be modified ? Draw the circuit diagram of Practical Integrator along with frequency response and explain its operation.(6 marks) 3 (b) List important characteristics of Comparator? What are the advantages of Schmitt trigger over Comparator ?(6 marks) 4 (a) Draw circuit diagram of Three op-amp Instrumentation Amplifier and write its output equation.(6 marks) 4 (b) Design a Schmitt trigger for UTP=3V and LTP and LTP=-2V with general purpose op-amp 741. Assume VCC= +/-12V. Draw detailed diagram with designed values.(6 marks)
Answer any one question from Q5 and Q6
5 (a) Draw a neat schematic of Voltage Controlled Oscillator (VCO) using Op-amp. Derive the expression for output frequency.(6 marks) 5 (b) With the help of a neat block diagram, explain operation of Phase Locked Loop (PLL). Define the term 'Lock Range' and 'Capture Range'(6 marks) 6 (a) Explain Voltage to Current Converter with grounded load using Op-amp and give its applications.(6 marks) 6 (b) Define 'Lock Range', 'Capture Range' and 'Pull-in time' and explain the transfer characteristics of Phase Locked Loop (PLL).(7 marks)
Answer any one question from Q7 and Q8
7 (a) Draw the circuit diagram of voltage mode R-2R ladder Digital to Analog converter (DAC) and explain its working.(7 marks)
7 (b) Calculate output frequency 'f0' Lock range 'ΔfL', Capture range 'Δfc', of a PLL if RT=1 kΩ, CT=0.1 μF and filter capacitor C=10 μf. Assume V=20 V.(6 marks)
8 (a) Explain successive approximation type ADC with neat block diagram. An 8-bit ADC output all 1's when Vi =5.1 V. Find its:
ii) Digital output, when Vi=1.28 V.(8 marks) 8 (b) Explain various power supply performance parameters.(5 marks)