Accession Number : ADD007879

Title :   Offset Correction Apparatus for a Successive Approximation A/D Converter.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Schwerdt,Christopher B

Report Date : 14 Oct 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : This patent discloses an offset correction apparatus for a successive approximation analog to digital converter which will correct the A/D converter-derived offset voltage as referred to the analog input to within + or - 1mV of a preset reference over a wide temperature range.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Analog to digital converters, Corrections, Approximation(Mathematics), Temperature, Range(Extremes), Circuit analysis

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE