CICC25 Years and Counting Design How-To 8/14/2003 Post a comment Sporting a new time period, a return to a familiar location, and some new technical sessions, the Custom Integrated Circuits Conference is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. CICC takes place from September 21-24 and promises to carry on the conference's theme of "innovation, education, and communication." Jim Lipman previews the show's panels and papers.
Designing Digital Filters Design How-To 8/1/2003 2 comments Compared to their analog counterparts, digital filters offer outstanding performance and flexibility. Designing digital filters can seem a daunting task, however, because of its seemingly endless range of implementation choices. The wide range of digital signal processing (DSP) design tools available can handle many of the details. Richard Quinnell provides the basics of filter design to get the tools jump-started.