## The Designer’s Guide to High-Purity Oscillators

- E. Hegazi, J. J. Rael, A. A. Abidi
- 2004

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- Published 2005 in Proceedings of the 2005 European Conference on…

It can be shown that a differential LC oscillator has a point of maximum energy efficiency. Furthermore it has been observed, through extensive simulation, that this point corresponds to the point at which the oscillator experiences a "flattening" out of its phase noise profile.

@article{Murphy2005ObservationsOT,
title={Observations on the relationship between energy transfer efficiency and phase noise in an LC oscillator},
author={D. Murphy and Min Qu and J. Buckley and M. P. Kennedy},
journal={Proceedings of the 2005 European Conference on Circuit Theory and Design, 2005.},
year={2005},
volume={3},
pages={III/313-III/316 vol. 3}
}