Reconfigurable Switched-Capacitor Power Converters

Principles and Designs for Self-Powered Microsystems

  • Dongsheng Ma
  • Rajdeep Bondade

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Dongsheng Ma, Rajdeep Bondade
    Pages 1-21
  3. Dongsheng Ma, Rajdeep Bondade
    Pages 23-39
  4. Dongsheng Ma, Rajdeep Bondade
    Pages 41-58
  5. Dongsheng Ma, Rajdeep Bondade
    Pages 71-110
  6. Dongsheng Ma, Rajdeep Bondade
    Pages 141-175
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 177-178

About this book

Introduction

This book provides readers specializing in ultra-low power supply design for self-powered applications, an invaluable reference on reconfigurable switched capacitor power converters. Readers will benefit from a comprehensive introduction to the design of robust power supplies for energy harvesting and self-power applications, focusing on the use of reconfigurable switched capacitor based DC-DC converters, which is ideal for such applications.  Coverage includes all aspects of switched capacitor power supply designs, from fundamentals, to reconfigurable power stages, and sophisticated controller designs.   

  • Provides a comprehensive introduction to the fundamentals of switched capacitor power supply design for novices, as well as advanced design and implementation  techniques for advanced readers;
  • Includes discussion of all aspects of switched capacitor power supply designs, from fundamentals, to reconfigurable power stages, and sophisticated controller designs;
  • Covers most state-of-art power supply designs for emerging applications such as energy harvesting for wireless sensor nodes.

  • Provides a comprehensive introduction to the fundamentals of switched capacitor power supply design for novices, as well as advanced design and implementation  techniques for advanced readers;
  • Includes discussion of all aspects of switched capacitor power supply designs, from fundamentals, to reconfigurable power stages, and sophisticated controller designs;
  • Covers most state-of-art power supply designs for emerging applications such as energy harvesting for wireless sensor nodes.

Keywords

Charge pumps Embedded Systems Energy Harvesting MOS Devices in SC Power Converters Reconfigurable power stages Self-powered Microsystems Switched Capacitor Power Converters Switched capacitor power supply design Switched-Capacitor DC-DC converters Ultra-low power supply design

Authors and affiliations

  • Dongsheng Ma
    • 1
  • Rajdeep Bondade
    • 2
  1. 1., Department of Electrical EngineeringThe University of Texas at DallasRichardsonUSA
  2. 2., Department of Electrical EngineeringThe University of Texas at DallasRichardsonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-4187-8
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-4186-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-4187-8
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