Design of a constant fraction discriminator for the VFAT3 front-end ASIC of the CMS GEM detector

D. Abbaneo, M. Abbas, M. Abbrescia, A. A. Abdelalim, M. Abi Akl, O. Aboamer, D. Acosta, A. Ahmad, W. Ahmed, W. Ahmed, A. Aleksandrov, R. Aly, P. Altieri, C. Asawatangtrakuldee, P. Aspell, Y. Assran, I. Awan, S. Bally, Y. Ban, S. BanerjeeV. Barashko, P. Barria, G. Bencze, N. Beni, L. Benussi, V. Bhopatkar, S. Bianco, J. Bos, O. Bouhali, A. Braghieri, S. Braibant, S. Buontempo, C. Calabria, M. Caponero, C. Caputo, F. Cassese, A. Castaneda, S. Cauwenbergh, F. R. Cavallo, A. Celik, M. Choi, S. Choi, J. Christiansen, A. Cimmino, S. Colafranceschi, A. Colaleo, A. Conde Garcia, S. Czellar, M. M. Dabrowski, G. De Lentdecker

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Abstract

In this work the design of a constant fraction discriminator (CFD) to be used in the VFAT3 chip for the read-out of the triple-GEM detectors of the CMS experiment, is described. A prototype chip containing 8 CFDs was implemented using 130 nm CMOS technology and test results are shown.

Original languageEnglish
Article numberC01023
JournalJournal of Instrumentation
Volume11
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 14 Jan 2016

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Keywords

  • Analogue electronic circuits
  • Front-end electronics for detector readout
  • VLSI circuits

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Abbaneo, D., Abbas, M., Abbrescia, M., Abdelalim, A. A., Akl, M. A., Aboamer, O., ... Lentdecker, G. D. (2016). Design of a constant fraction discriminator for the VFAT3 front-end ASIC of the CMS GEM detector. Journal of Instrumentation, 11(1), [C01023]. https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-0221/11/01/C01023

Design of a constant fraction discriminator for the VFAT3 front-end ASIC of the CMS GEM detector. / Abbaneo, D.; Abbas, M.; Abbrescia, M.; Abdelalim, A. A.; Akl, M. Abi; Aboamer, O.; Acosta, D.; Ahmad, A.; Ahmed, W.; Ahmed, W.; Aleksandrov, A.; Aly, R.; Altieri, P.; Asawatangtrakuldee, C.; Aspell, P.; Assran, Y.; Awan, I.; Bally, S.; Ban, Y.; Banerjee, S.; Barashko, V.; Barria, P.; Bencze, G.; Beni, N.; Benussi, L.; Bhopatkar, V.; Bianco, S.; Bos, J.; Bouhali, O.; Braghieri, A.; Braibant, S.; Buontempo, S.; Calabria, C.; Caponero, M.; Caputo, C.; Cassese, F.; Castaneda, A.; Cauwenbergh, S.; Cavallo, F. R.; Celik, A.; Choi, M.; Choi, S.; Christiansen, J.; Cimmino, A.; Colafranceschi, S.; Colaleo, A.; Garcia, A. Conde; Czellar, S.; Dabrowski, M. M.; Lentdecker, G. De.

In: Journal of Instrumentation, Vol. 11, No. 1, C01023, 14.01.2016.

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Abbaneo, D, Abbas, M, Abbrescia, M, Abdelalim, AA, Akl, MA, Aboamer, O, Acosta, D, Ahmad, A, Ahmed, W, Ahmed, W, Aleksandrov, A, Aly, R, Altieri, P, Asawatangtrakuldee, C, Aspell, P, Assran, Y, Awan, I, Bally, S, Ban, Y, Banerjee, S, Barashko, V, Barria, P, Bencze, G, Beni, N, Benussi, L, Bhopatkar, V, Bianco, S, Bos, J, Bouhali, O, Braghieri, A, Braibant, S, Buontempo, S, Calabria, C, Caponero, M, Caputo, C, Cassese, F, Castaneda, A, Cauwenbergh, S, Cavallo, FR, Celik, A, Choi, M, Choi, S, Christiansen, J, Cimmino, A, Colafranceschi, S, Colaleo, A, Garcia, AC, Czellar, S, Dabrowski, MM & Lentdecker, GD 2016, 'Design of a constant fraction discriminator for the VFAT3 front-end ASIC of the CMS GEM detector', Journal of Instrumentation, vol. 11, no. 1, C01023. https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-0221/11/01/C01023
Abbaneo, D. ; Abbas, M. ; Abbrescia, M. ; Abdelalim, A. A. ; Akl, M. Abi ; Aboamer, O. ; Acosta, D. ; Ahmad, A. ; Ahmed, W. ; Ahmed, W. ; Aleksandrov, A. ; Aly, R. ; Altieri, P. ; Asawatangtrakuldee, C. ; Aspell, P. ; Assran, Y. ; Awan, I. ; Bally, S. ; Ban, Y. ; Banerjee, S. ; Barashko, V. ; Barria, P. ; Bencze, G. ; Beni, N. ; Benussi, L. ; Bhopatkar, V. ; Bianco, S. ; Bos, J. ; Bouhali, O. ; Braghieri, A. ; Braibant, S. ; Buontempo, S. ; Calabria, C. ; Caponero, M. ; Caputo, C. ; Cassese, F. ; Castaneda, A. ; Cauwenbergh, S. ; Cavallo, F. R. ; Celik, A. ; Choi, M. ; Choi, S. ; Christiansen, J. ; Cimmino, A. ; Colafranceschi, S. ; Colaleo, A. ; Garcia, A. Conde ; Czellar, S. ; Dabrowski, M. M. ; Lentdecker, G. De. / Design of a constant fraction discriminator for the VFAT3 front-end ASIC of the CMS GEM detector. In: Journal of Instrumentation. 2016 ; Vol. 11, No. 1.
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