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Comment on “Identification of a class of two CFOA-based sinusoidal RC oscillators”

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In a recently published paper (Abuelma’atti, Analog Integr Circuits Signal Process 65:419–428, 2010) the start-up conditions for a class of sinusoidal RC oscillators are discussed. In this context, the validity of the well known Barkhausen condition for oscillation is challenged. In this comment some of the author’s conclusions are critically reviewed and the applicability of the Barkhausen criterion is demonstrated.

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The author wishes to thank the reviewers for all the useful and constructive comments.

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von Wangenheim, L. Comment on “Identification of a class of two CFOA-based sinusoidal RC oscillators”. Analog Integr Circ Sig Process 67, 117–119 (2011). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10470-011-9617-6

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