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MOS Diode/Active Resistor Current Sinks and Sources

June 19, 2017 Leave a comment

MOS Diode/Active Resistor

  • Gate and Drain of MOS transistor are tied together
  • I-V characteristics are qualitatively similar to a pn-junction diode (MOS diode)
  • The MOS diode is used as component of a current mirror and for level translation (voltage drop).


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