Top-Cited JSSC Papers

Top-Cited IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits Papers

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, the IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society has put together a list of the top 10 cited papers from each decade since the journals beginning in 1966. To read the papers in their entirety, please click the paper title. 

 

 

1966 – 1975

 

Design of ion­implanted MOSFET's with very small physical dimensions

R. H. Dennard; F. H. Gaensslen ; V. L. Rideout ; E. Bassous ; A. R. LeBlanc

October 1974, Volume 9, Issue 5, Pages 256 – 268

Cited by 2370

 

Class EA new class of high­efficiency tuned single­ended switching power amplifiers

N.O. Sokal ; A.D. Sokal

June 1975, Volume 10, Issue 3, Pages 168 – 176

Cited by 1665

 

A precise four-quadrant multiplier with subnanosecond response

B Gilbert

December 1968, Volume 3, Issue 4, Pages 365- 373

Cited by 908 

 

All-MOS charge redistribution analog-to-digital conversion techniques. I

JL McCreary ; PR Gray

December 1975, Volume 10, Issue 6, Pages 371 – 379

Cited by 596

 

New Developments in IC voltages regulators

R.J. Widlar

February 1971, Volume 6, Issue 1, Pages 2-7

Cited by 516

 

A simple three-terminal IC bandgap reference

AP Brokaw

December 1974, Volume 9, Issue 6, Pages 388 – 393

Cited 425

 

Modeling and simulation of insulated-gate field-effect transistor switching circuits

H Shichman ;  DA Hodges

September 1968, Volume 3, Issue 3, pages 285 – 289

Cited by 398 

 

Ion-implanted complementary MOS transistors in low-voltage circuits

R. M. Swanson ;J. D. Meindl

April 1972, Volume 7, Issue 2, Pages 146 – 153

Cited by 358 

 

A precision reference voltage source

K.E. Kuijk

June 1973, Volume 8, Issue 3, Pages 222 – 226

Cited by 328 

 

Characterization of surface channel CCD image arrays at low light levels

M.H. White; D.R. Lampe; F.C. Blaha; I.A. Mack

February 1974, Volume 9, Issue 1, Pages 1 -12

Cited by 316

 

1976 – 1985

 

On­chip high­voltage generation in MNOS integrated circuits using an improved voltage multiplier technique

J. F. Dickson

June 1976, Volume 11, Issue 3, Pages 374 – 378

Cited by 1340

 

CMOS analog integrated circuits based on weak inversion operations

E. Vittoz ; J. Fellrath

June 1977, Volume 12, Issue 3, Pages 224 – 231

Cited by 797

 

Short­circuit dissipation of static CMOS circuitry and its impact on the design of buffer circuits

H. J. M. Veendrick

August 1984, Volume 19, Issue 4, Pages 468 – 473

Cited by 771

 

Time interleaved converter arrays

W. C. Black ; D. A. Hodges

December 1980, Volume 15, Issue 6, Pages 1022 – 1029

Cited by 736

 

Electron mobility in inversion and accumulation layers on thermally oxidized silicon surfaces

S. C. Sun ; J. D. Plummer

August 1980, Volume 15, Issue 4, Pages 562 – 573

Cited by 594

 

The TimberWolf Placement and routing package

C. Sechen; A. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli

April 1985, Volume 20, Issue 2, Pages 510-522

Cited by 541

 

Full­speed testing of A/D converters

J. Doernberg ; H. -S. Lee ; D. A. Hodges

December 1984, Volume 19, Issue 6, Pages 820 – 827

Cited by 476

 

Electrical breakdown in thin gate and tunneling oxides

Ih-Chin Chen; S. E. Holland ; Chenming Hu

February 1985, Volume 20, Issue 1, Pages 333 - 342

Cited by 465

 

High­speed compact circuits with CMOS

R. H. Krambeck ; C. M. Lee ; H. -F. S. Law

June 1982, Volume 17, Issue 3, 614 – 619

Cited by 456

 

MOS operational amplifier design­a tutorial overview

P. R. Gray ; R. G. Meyer

December 1982, Volume 17, Issue 6, Pages 969 - 982

Cited by 430

 

1986 – 1995

 

Low-power CMOS digital design

A.P. Chandrakasan; S. Sheng; R.W. Brodersen

April 1992, Volume 27, Issue 4, Pages 473-484

Cited by 3144

 

Matching properties of MOS transistors

M.J.M. Pelgrom; A.C.J. Duinmaijer; A.P.G. Welbers

October 1989, Volume 24, Issue 5, Pages 1433-1439

Cited by 2990

 

Alpha­power law MOSFET model and its applications to CMOS inverter delay and other formulas

T. Sakurai; A. R. Newton

April 1990, Volume 25, Issue 2, Pages 584 – 594

Cited by 1586

 

1­V power supply high­speed digital circuit technology with multithreshold­voltage CMOS

S. Mutoh ; T. Douseki ; Y. Matsuya ; T. Aoki ; S. Shigematsu ; J. Yamada

August 1995, Volume 30, Issue 8, Pages 847-854

Cited by 1211

 

Static­noise margin analysis of MOS SRAM cells

E. Seevinck ; F. J. List ; J. Lohstroh

October 1987, Volume 22, Issue 5, Pages 748 – 754

Cited by 1192

 

Direct­conversion radio transceivers for digital communications

AA Abidi

December 1995, Volume 30, Issue 12, Pages 1399 – 1410

Cited by 1167

 

High­speed CMOS circuit technique

J. Yuan ; C. Svensson

February 1989, Volume 24, Issue 1, Pages 62- 70

Cited by 901

 

The design of sigma­delta modulation analog­to­digital converters

B. E. Boser ; B. A. Wooley

December 1988, Volume 23, Issue 6, Pages 1298 - 1308

Cited by 761

 

A fast­settling CMOS op amp for SC circuits with 90­dB DC gain

K. Bult ; G. J. G. M. Geelen

December 1990, Volume 25, Issue 6, Pages 1379 - 1384

Cit4ed by 754

 

A 10 b, 20 Msample/s, 35 mW pipeline A/D converter

T. B. Cho ; P. R. Gray

March 1995, Volume 30, Issue 3, Pages 166 – 172

Cited by 698

 

1996 – 2005

 

A general theory of phase noise in electrical oscillators

A. Hajimiri; T. H. Lee

February 1998, Volume 33, Issue 2, Pages 179-194

Cited by  2182

 

A 1.5­V, 1.5­GHz CMOS low noise amplifier

D. K. Shaeffer ; T. H. Lee

May 1997, Volume 32, Issue 5, Pages 745-759

Cited by  1733

 

On­chip spiral inductors with patterned ground shields for Si­based RF ICs

C. P. Yue ; S. S. Wong

May 1998, Volume 33, Issue 5, Pages 743-752

Cited by  1297

 

Low­jitter process­independent DLL and PLL based on self­biased techniques

J. G. Maneatis

November 1996, Volume 31, Issue 11, Pages 1723-1732

Cited by 1141

 

A low­power low­noise CMOS amplifier for neural recording applications

R. R. Harrison ; C. Charles

June 2003, Volume 38, issue 6, pages 958-965

Cited by  1138

 

A 1.5­V, 10­bit, 14.3­MS/s CMOS pipeline analog­to­digital converter

A.M. Abo ; P. R. Gray

May 1999, Volume 34, Issue 5, Pages 599 - 606

Cited by  1075

 

Design issues in CMOS differential LC oscillators

A.       Hajimiri ; T. H. Lee

May 1999, Volume 34, Issue 5, Pages 717 - 724

Cited by 1057

 

Simple accurate expressions for planar spiral inductances

S. S. Mohan; M. del Mar Hershenson ; S. P. Boyd ; T. H. Lee

October 1999, Volume 34, Issue 10, Pages 1419-1424

Cited by 1016

 

A study of A study of phase noise in CMOS oscillatorsphase noise in CMOS oscillators

B. Razavi

May 1996, Volume 31, Issue 3, Pages 331-343

Cited by 1013

 

A dynamic voltage scaled microprocessor system

T. D. Burd ; T. A. Pering ; A. J. Stratakos ; R. W. Brodersen

November 2000, Volume 35, Issue 11, Pages 1571-1580

Cited by 1001

 

2005 – 2015

 

A low­power integrated circuit for a wireless 100­electrode neural recording system

Reid R. Harrison; Paul T. Watkins ; Ryan J. Kier ; Robert O.Lovejoy ; Daniel J. Black ; Bradley Greger ; Florian Solzbacher

January 2007, Volume 42, Issue 1, Pages 123 - 133

Cited by 759

 

Content­addressable memory (CAM) circuits and architectures: A tutorial and survey

K. Pagiamtzis ; A. Sheikholeslami

March 2006, Volume 41, Issue 3, Pages 612 - 727

Cited by 738

 

An 80­tile sub­100­w teraflops processor in 65­nm cmos

Sriram R. Vangal ; Jason Howard ; Gregory Ruhl ; Saurabh Dighe ; Howard Wilson ; James Tschanz ; David Finan ; Arvind Singh ; Tiju Jacob ; Shailendra Jain ; Vasantha Erraguntla ; Clark Roberts ; Yatin Hoskote ; Nitin Borkar ; Shekhar Borkar

January 2008, Volume 43, Issue 1, Pages 29 – 41

Cited by 637

 

A 128× 128 120 dB 15 μs latency asynchronous temporal contrast vision sensor

Patrick Lichtsteiner ; Christoph Posch ; Tobi Delbruck

January 2008, Volume 43, Issue 2, Pages 566- 576

Cited by 621

 

A 10-bit 50-MS/s SAR ADC With a Monotonic Capacitor Switching Procedure

Chun-Cheng Liu; Soon-Jyh Chang; Guan-Ying Huang; Ying-Zu Lin

April 2010, Volune 45, Issue 4, Pages 731-740

Cited by 483

 

A broadband noise­canceling CMOS LNA for 3.1–10.6­GHz UWB receivers

  Chih-Fan Liao; Shen-Iuan Liu

February 2007, Volume 42, Issue 2, Pages 329-339

Cited by 420

 

A 13.56­MHz RFID system based on organic transponders

Eugenio Cantatore ; Thomas C. T. Geuns ; Gerwin H. Gelinck ; Erik van Veenendaal ; Arnold F. A. Gruijthuijsen ; Laurens Schrijnemakers ; Steffen Drews ; Dago M. de Leeuw

January 2007, Volume 42, Issue 1, Pages 84-92

Cited by 397    

 

Razorll: In Situ Error Detection and Correction for PVT and SER Tolerance

Shidartha Das; Carlos Tokunga; Sanjay Pant; Wei-Hsiang Ma; Sudherssen Kalaiselvan; Kevin Lai; David M. Bull; David T. Blaauw

January 2009, Volume 44, Issue 1, Pages 32-48

Cited by 396

 

Algorithmic design of CMOS LNAs and PAs for 60­GHz radio

Terry Yao; Michael Q. Gordon ; Keith K. W. Tang ; Kenneth H. K. Yau ; Ming-Ta Yang ; Peter Schvan ; Sorin P. Voinigescu

May 2007, Volume 42, Issue 5, Pages 1044-1057

Cited by 393

 

Efficient Far-Field Radio Frequency Energy Harvesting for Passively Powered Sensor Networks

Triet Le; Karti Mayaram; Terri Fiez

May 2008, Volume 43, Issue 5, Pages 1287-1302

Cited by 389