Analysis and Simulation of Noise in Nonlinear Electronic Circuits and Systems

  title={Analysis and Simulation of Noise in Nonlinear Electronic Circuits and Systems},
  author={Alper Demir and Alberto L. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli},
1. Introduction. 2. Mathematical Background. 3. Noise Models. 4. Overview of Noise Simulation for Nonlinear Electronic Circuits. 5. Time-Domain Non-Monte Carlo Noise Simulation. 6. Noise in Free Running Oscillators. 7. Behavioral Modeling and Simulation of Phase-Locked Loops. 8. Conclusions and Future Work. References. Index. 
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