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  • Alternative memristor-based interconnect topologies for fast adaptive synchronization of chaotic circuits 

    Escudero López, Manuel; Vourkas, Ioannis; Rubio Sola, Jose Antonio (2020-09)
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    Resistive switching devices (memristors) constitute an emerging device technology promising for a vari- ety of applications that are currently being studied. In this context, the use of memristors as coupling el- ements ...
  • Aging in CMOS RF linear power amplifiers: an experimental study 

    Aragonès Cervera, Xavier; Barajas Ojeda, Enrique; Crespo Yepes, Albert; Mateo Peña, Diego; Rodríguez Martínez, Rosana; Martin Martínez, Javier; Nafría Maqueda, Montserrat (IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society, 2021-02-01)
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    An extensive experimental analysis of the hot carrier injection (HCI) and bias temperature instability (BTI) aging effects on RF linear power amplifiers (PAs) is presented in this article. Two different 2.45-GHz PA topologies ...
  • Probabilistic resistive switching device modeling based on Markov jump processes 

    Ntinas, Vasileios; Rubio Sola, Jose Antonio; Sirakoulis, Georgios (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020-12-02)
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    In this work, a versatile mathematical framework for multi-state probabilistic modeling of Resistive Switching (RS) devices is proposed for the first time. The mathematical formulation of memristor and Markov jump processes ...
  • Power-efficient noise-Induced reduction of ReRAM cell’s temporal variability effects 

    Ntinas, Vasileios; Rubio Sola, Jose Antonio; Sirakoulis, Georgios; Salvador, Emili; Pedro, Marta; Crespo-Yepes, A.; Martin Martinez, Javier; Rodríguez Martínez, Rosana; Nafria, Montserrat (2021-04)
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    Resistive Random Access Memory (ReRAM) is apromising novel memory technology for non-volatile storing, with low-power operation and ultra-high area density. However, ReRAM memories still face issues through commerciali ...
  • Resistive random access memory variability and its mitigation schemes 

    Pouman, Peyman; Amat Bertran, Esteve; Hamdioui, Said; Rubio Sola, Jose Antonio (2017-03-01)
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    The need for design of new computing and storage paradigms has leaded to the emergence of new technologies and procedures. Among these technologies, emerging non-volatile memories such as RRAMs are getting intense attention ...
  • Active radiation-hardening strategy in bulk FinFETs 

    Calomarde Palomino, Antonio; Rubio Sola, Jose Antonio; Moll Echeto, Francisco de Borja; Gamiz, Francisco (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020)
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    In this paper, we present a new method to mitigate the effect of the charge collected by trigate FinFET devices after an ionizing particle impact. The method is based on the creation of an internal structure that generates ...
  • Shortest path computing in directed graphs with weighted edges mapped on random networks of memristors 

    Fernández Moya, Carlos; Vourkas, Ioannis; Rubio Sola, Jose Antonio (2020-03-01)
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    To accelerate the execution of advanced computing tasks, in-memory computing with resistive memory provides a promising solution. In this context, networks of memristors could be used as parallel computing medium for the ...
  • Mechanical energy harvesting taxonomy for industrial environments: application to the railway industry 

    López Díez, Pablo; Gabilondo, I.; Alarcón Cot, Eduardo José; Moll Echeto, Francisco de Borja (2020-07-01)
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    Traditional industry is experiencing a worldwide evolution with Industry 4.0. Wireless sensor networks (WSNs) have a main role in this evolution as an essential part of data acquisition. The way in which WSNs are powered ...
  • A systematic method to design efficient ternary high performance CNTFET-based logic cells 

    Dabaghi Zarandi, Arezoo; Reza Reshadinezhad, Mohammad; Rubio Sola, Jose Antonio (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020-01-01)
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    The huge quantity of nodes and interconnections in modern binary circuits leads to extremely high levels of energy consumption. The interconnection complexity and other issues of binary circuits encourage researchers to ...
  • Exploring the “resistance change per energy unit” as universal performance parameter for resistive switching devices 

    Gómez Mir, Jorge Tomás; Vourkas, Ioannis; Abusleme, Angel; Rodríguez Martínez, Rosana; Martin Martínez, Javier; Nafría Maqueda, Montserrat; Rubio Sola, Jose Antonio (2020-03-01)
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    Resistive switching (RS) device (memristor) technology is continuously maturing towards industrial establishment. There are RS devices that demonstrate an “incremental” (analog) switching behavior, whereas others change ...
  • Differential temperature sensors: Review of applications in the test and characterization of circuits, usage and design methodology 

    Barajas Ojeda, Enrique; Aragonès Cervera, Xavier; Mateo Peña, Diego; Altet Sanahujes, Josep (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2019-11-05)
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    Differential temperature sensors can be placed in integrated circuits to extract a signature ofthe power dissipated by the adjacent circuit blocks built in the same silicon die. This review paper firstdiscusses the singularity ...
  • Memristive logic in crossbar memory arrays: Variability-aware design for higher reliability 

    Escudero López, Manuel; Vourkas, Ioannis; Rubio Sola, Jose Antonio; Moll Echeto, Francisco de Borja (2019-01-01)
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    The advent of the first TiO 2 -based memristor in 2008 revived the scientific interest both from academia and industry for this device technology and has so far led to several emerging applications including logic and ...

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