Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions - ASICs for Medical

Custom ASICs benefitting the Medical Industry for Ultrasound and X-Ray Imaging.

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions - ASICs for Security Screening

Providing ASICs for the Security Screening X-Ray Imaging market segment.

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions - ASICs for Harsh Environments

Providing ASICs to benefit the Oil and Gas Mining Markets in High Reliability Electronics and Electronic Detonators.

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions - ASICs for Space & Satellite

Offering a variety of Digital and Mixed-Signal RadHard ASICs for your HiRel Space applications.

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions - ASICs for Military & Aerospace

Offering Mixed Signal, High Voltage and Digital ASICs for demanding HiRel, Military, Industrial and Avionics applications.

Technology Expertise > Data Conversion

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions (formerly Aeroflex) has a developed expertise in various types of dataconverters:

  • Over-sampled ADCs
    • 12 to 22 bit (ENOB 10 to 19 bits)
    • Delta-Sigma and Current to Frequency
    • 2nd to 4th order modulators
    • Sample rates to 100kHz+
    • Correlated Double Sampling, Auto-Zero, Chopped
    • Programmable digital filters
  • Pipeline ADCs
    • 10 to 16 bit (ENOB 10 to 14 bit)
    • Low latency
    • Sample rates to 80MHz
    • Low power (e.g. 2.5mW/MHz @ 16 bit, SNR = 90dB)
  • Successive Approximation (SAR)
    • 8 to 10 bit (ENOB 7 to 9 bit)
    • Sample rates to 500kHz
  • Current-Steering DACs
    • 10 bit to 14 bit input
    • Settling times allow operating to 4MHz
    • High SFDR
    • Current or Voltage Outputs
    • Buffered Outputs up to +/- 15V
  • R2R DACs
    • 10 bit to 14 bit input
    • Settling times allow operating to ~1MHz
    • Voltage Outputs
    • Buffered Outputs up to +/- 15V