Webinar on Device-Circuit Interactions

General information

Duration: 1,5 hour
Date: 20 July 2017
Time: 10.00 to 11.00 a.m. (UK time)
Language: English
Venue: online
Cost: free


Prof. Arokia Nathan is the Chair of Photonic Systems and Displays in the Department of Engineering and Director of the Hetero-Genesys Laboratory. His research addresses the integration of electronics with emerging materials and augmenting CMOS with sensors and energy elements on flexible substrates for wearable technology in healthcare. He has published over 500 papers in the field of sensor technology and CAD, and thin film transistor electronics, and is a co-author of four books. He has over 60 patents filed/awarded and has founded/co-founded four spin-off companies. He serves on technical committees and editorial boards in various capacities. He is a Chartered Engineer (UK), Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK), Fellow of IEEE (USA), and an IEEE/EDS Distinguished Lecturer.


Webinar purpose

The webinar aims to familiarize the attendees with device non-idealities and managing materials weaknesses using circuit techniques.

What you will learn

  • Key device figures of merit and their suitability for analog and digital circuit design
  • Temporal and spatial non-uniformities
  • Parameter extraction for circuit CAD
  • Design considerations for compensation with circuits
  • Case studies

What you are required to participate

  • Basic background on thin film transistors
  • Background on transistor technologies
  • Key figures of merit of transistors and circuits
  • Basic design background on linear analog and switching circuits

How to register

Registration form

Thin film transistors *
Transistor technologies *
Key figures of merit of transistors and circuits *
Design on linear analog and switching circuits *
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