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A CMOS SoC for Wireless Ultrasonic Power/Data Transfer and SHM Measurements on Structures

  title={A CMOS SoC for Wireless Ultrasonic Power/Data Transfer and SHM Measurements on Structures},
  author={Xinyao Tang and Soumyajit Mandal and Tayfun Ozdemir},
This paper describes a highly-integrated CMOS system-on-chip (SoC) for active structural health monitoring (SHM). The chip integrates ultrasonic power and bidirectional half-duplex data transfer, a power management unit (PMU), and an ultrasound transceiver to enable wireless ultrasonically-coupled sensor SHM networks on structures. The PMU includes an active bias-flip rectifier with off-delay compensation, high-efficiency dual-path DC-DC converter with inductor time-sharing, and five switched… 


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