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Kassanos, P.; Constantinou, L.; Triantis, I. F.; Demosthenous, A. (2014)
Publisher: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Types: Article
Subjects: TK

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Bioimpedance spectroscopy is used in a wide range of biomedical applications. This paper presents an integrated analog readout, which employs synchronous detection to perform galvanostatic multi-channel, multi-frequency bioimpedance measurements. The circuit was fabricated in a 0.35-μm CMOS technology and occupies an area of 1.52 mm2. The effect of random dc offsets is investigated, along with the use of chopping to minimize them. Impedance measurements of a known RC load and skin (using commercially available electrodes) demonstrate the operation of the system over a frequency range up to 1 MHz. The circuit operates from a ±2.5 V power supply and has a power consumption of 3.4-mW per channel.
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    • Dr. Demosthenous is the Deputy Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE TR ANSACT IONS O N CIRCUIT S AND S YST EMS II: E XPRESS BRIEFS for 2014 to 2015, and was an Associate Editor of the same journal from 2006 to 2007. He is an Associate Editor of the IEEE TR ANS ACT IONS ON BIOME DIC AL CIRC UIT S AND S YST EMS , the IEEE CIRC UIT S AND SYST EMS NEWSLETT ER , and an International Advisory Board Member of Physiological Measurement, Institute of Physics. He was an Associate Editor of the IEEE TR ANS ACT IONS ON CIRCUIT S AN D SYST EMS I: REG UL AR PAPERS from 2008 to 2012.
    • He is a member of various professional committees, including the Analog Signal Processing Technical Committee and the Biomedical Circuits and Systems Technical Committee of the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society. He is a member of the Technical Program Committee of various IEEE conferences, including the European Solid-State Circuits Conference and the International Conference on Very Large Scale Integration of System-on-Chip. He was on the organizing committee of the 2013 IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference. He is a fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology and a Chartered Engineer.
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