354.065 Circuit Design
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023W, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to independently gain knowledge about the state-of-the-art of a certain part of integrated circuit design. They are able to analyze different approaches and present their conclusions.

Subject of course

Fundamental IC-Design, knowledge of specialzised data-bases, independent purification of defined questions

Teaching methods


Students get a certain topic in the area of integrated circuit design. They independently study and present it.


Mode of examination


Additional information

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Course dates

Wed12:00 - 12:3004.10.2023 Online (LIVE)https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/66072894779?pwd=bytWZmJDM0FJWDliVFBGdFpEQzkzdz09
Mon13:00 - 16:0029.01.2024Seminarraum CF 01 53 Abschlusspräsentation
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

The presentation will be the foundation of the grading.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
07.09.2023 00:00 12.10.2023 18:00 12.10.2023 18:00

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
1 Bandgap Reference in CMOS12.10.2023 17:0004.11.2023 00:00
2 Chopped operational amplifiers12.10.2023 17:0004.11.2023 00:00
3 Clocked Analog CMOS Comparators12.10.2023 17:0004.11.2023 00:00
4 Driver for (micro) ring modulators12.10.2023 17:0004.11.2023 00:00
5 Voltage controlled oscillators12.10.2023 17:0004.11.2023 00:00
6 Time to digital converter12.10.2023 17:0004.11.2023 00:00
7 Integrierte optische Empfänger für VIS-light Kommunikation12.10.2023 17:0004.11.2023 00:00
8 Energy harvesting (integrated)12.10.2023 17:0004.11.2023 00:00
10 Frequency multipliers12.10.2023 17:0004.11.2023 00:00
11 Integrated quenching circuits for Single-Photon-Avalanche-Diodes (SPADs)12.10.2023 17:0004.11.2023 00:00
12 Integrated Gating Circuits for Singel-Photon-Avalanche-Diodes (SPADs)12.10.2023 17:0004.11.2023 00:00
13 Integrated drivers for Mach-Zehnder Modulators12.10.2023 17:0004.11.2023 00:00
14 Linear optical receivers12.10.2023 17:0004.11.2023 00:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 506 Energy Systems and Automation Technology Not specified
066 507 Telecommunications Mandatory elective
066 508 Microelectronics and Photonics Mandatory elective


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Knowledge in circuit design.

Preceding courses

Accompanying courses