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    • An Efficient behavioral description frontend tool for mixed-mode SPICE simulation 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan; Chatterjee, Abhijit (2014)
      Conference report
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    • Analog circuit test based on a digital signature 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Sanahuja Moliner, Ricard; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan (2010)
      Conference report
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      Production verification of analog circuit specifica- tions is a challenging task requiring expensive test equipment and time consuming procedures. This paper presents a method for low cost on-chip parameter verification ...
    • Analog circuits testing using digitally coded indirect measurements 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015)
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      Testing mixed-signal circuits is a challenging task requiring high amounts of human and technical resources. To overcome these drawbacks, indirect testing methods have been adopted as an efficient solution to perform ...
    • Apunts Electrònica ETSEIB 

      Busquets Monge, Sergio; Lupón Roses, Emilio; Lamaison Urioste, Rafael; Carrasco, Juan A.; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Manich Bou, Salvador; Santos Miranda, José Antonio; Moreno Eguilaz, Juan Manuel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-09-06)
      Lecture notes
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    • Built-In test of MEMS capacitive accelerometers for field failures and aging degradation. 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Sanahuja Moliner, Ricard; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan (2012)
      Conference report
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    • Criteria for indirect measurements in M-S testing 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan (2014)
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      Analog and mixed-signal circuit testing is a cballenging task demanding large amounts of resources. In order to battle against this drawback, alternate testing has been established as an eflicient way of testing analog ...
    • Criteria for selecting a subset of indirect measurements for analog testing 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan (2016)
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      This work proposes a criterion to select a subset of indirect measurements avoiding redundant information. The key idea of the proposal is to reduce the actual number of measurements to be performed to those strictly ...
    • Digital signature generator for mixed-signal testing 

      Sanahuja Moliner, Ricard; Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan (IEEE Computer Society Publications, 2009)
      Conference report
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      Es presenta un nou generador de signatures digitals per controlar dues senyals anàlogues. Es presenta la tecnologia STM 65 nm per demostrar la viabilitat de la proposta.
    • Efficient production binning using octree tessellation in the alternate measurements space 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan (2015)
      Article
      Open Access
      Binning after volume production is a widely accepted technique to classify fabricated ICs into different clusters depending on different degrees of specification compliance. This allows the manufacturer to sell non optimal ...
    • Evaluación de los protocolos de acceso al medio CSMA/CD (acceso multiple con escuha de canal y detección de colisión) y paso de testigo, en redes locales con topologia bus 

      Balado Suárez, Luz María (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 1987-01-30)
      Doctoral thesis
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      El objetivo de la tesis es crear una herramienta de evaluación de prestaciones de redes de área local a nivel MAC para los mecanismos de acceso múltiple aleatorio y con control mediante paso de testigo. <br/>La metodología ...
    • Identification of component deviations in analog circuits using digital signatures 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Sanahuja Moliner, Ricard; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan (2011)
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      Analog circuits component diagnosis is a challenging task requiring expensive resources. This paper presents a low cost method to identify deviations in multiple component values using a precharacterisation of the impact ...
    • Improving indirect test efficiency using multi-directional tessellations in the measure space 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
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      Indirect test strategies have risen as a promising solution to overcome the challenges encountered in analog and mixed-signal circuit testing and the ever increasing device verification costs. This work explores the ...
    • Indirect and adaptive test of analogue circuits based on preselected steady-state response measures 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Lupón Roses, Emilio; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras, Joan (2020-08-01)
      Article
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      Alternate testing techniques have been progressively adopted as a promising solution due to their effectiveness against classical specification-based test methods. This work presents a built-in test system, which adaptively ...
    • Indirect test of M-S circuits using multiple specification band guarding 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan (2016-09-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Testing analog and mixed-signal circuits is a costly task due to the required test time targets and high end technical resources. Indirect testing methods partially address these issues providing an efficient solution using ...
    • M-S test based on specification validation using octrees in the measure space 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan (2013)
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      Testing M-S circuits is a difficult task demanding high amount of resources. To overcome these drawbacks, indirect testing methods have been adopted as an efficient solution to perform specification based tests using easy ...
    • Mixed-signal test band guarding using digitally coded indirect measurements 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015)
      Conference report
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      Testing analog and mixed-signal circuits is a costly task due to the required test time targets and high end technical resources. Indirect testing methods partially address these issues providing an efficient solution using ...
    • Multi-directional space tessellation to improve the decision boundary in indirect mixed-signal testing 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan (2017-02-20)
      Article
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      One of the most challenging aspects in nowadays microelectronics industry is production test and verification of mixed-signal circuits. In order to cope with some of the drawbacks encountered in this scenario, researchers ...
    • Nondestructive diagnosis of mechanical misalignments in dual axis accelerometers 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan (2013)
      Conference report
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      Microelectromechanical systems production is still an immature technology compared to the classical semiconductor industry. MEMS fabrication and packaging processes may present misalignments which result in an improper ...
    • Quality metrics for mixed-signal indirect testing 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan (2014)
      Conference report
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    • Test of dual axis accelerometers based on specifications compliance 

      Gómez Pau, Álvaro; Balado Suárez, Luz María; Figueras Pàmies, Joan (Universidad de Navarra, 2013)
      Conference report
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