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# Bandpass Sigma-Delta A/D Converters: Fundamentals, Architectures and Circuits

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## Abstract

During the last years we have witnessed an unprecedented growth of the wireless communication market, which has resulted in the proliferation of many portable appliances such as cellular phones, digital radio receivers, Global Positioning System (GPS) handheld units, Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs), etc. Besides, new technologies and applications are continuously arising such as Bluetooth, Software-Defined Radios (SDRs), Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs), etc.

## Keywords

Intermediate Frequency Quantization Noise Loop Filter Excess Loop Delay Jitter Noise
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