JSIP  Vol.4 No.2 , May 2013
Design of a Low-Noise Front-End Readout CSP-Shaper System for CZT Detectors
Abstract: This paper describes a low-noise front-end readout circuit for CZT detectors based on TSMC 0.35 um mixed-single CMOS technology; mainly analyzes the noise model of the detector-preamplifier and presents the low-noise circuit schematic of charge sensitive preamplifier and shaper. Considering the parasitical influences, the circuit and layout-design are optimized to reduce noise. The preliminary simulation results show that, the equivalent noise charge (ENC) is 74 e﹣ (rms), noise slope is 9 e﹣/pF, power consumption is 2 mW, and non-linearity is <3%.
Cite this paper: H. Zeng, T. Wei, B. Gan and W. Gao, "Design of a Low-Noise Front-End Readout CSP-Shaper System for CZT Detectors," Journal of Signal and Information Processing, Vol. 4 No. 2, 2013, pp. 118-122. doi: 10.4236/jsip.2013.42016.

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