BPN534: Fully-Integrated Micromechanical Clock Oscillator


This project aims to develop a fully integrated micromechanical clock oscillator which outperforms current quartz-based clock oscillators in terms of both size and cost. A 32-kHz micromechanical resonator with a temperature coefficient better than 10 ppm over the commercial temperature range will act as the oscillator's reference. In addition, this oscillator will utilize an integrated fabrication process above modern transistor circuits in order to minimize device footprint and production expense.

Project end date: 08/25/15

Henry G. Barrow
Publication date: 
February 3, 2015
Publication type: 
BSAC Project Materials (Final/Archive)
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