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Journal articles, letters and proceedings from conferences, symposiums and workshops and other academic publications.

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Books and Chapters

[HTML] Michael S. McCorquodale, Nathaniel Gaskin, Vidyabhusan Gupta "Frequency Generation and Control with Self-Referenced CMOS Circuits," Advanced Circuits for Emerging Technologies. 1st Ed. Krzysztof Iniewski. New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, 2012. 207-235. Print.

[HTML] Michael S. McCorquodale, "Monolithic and Top-Down Clock Synthesis with Micromachined Radio Frequency Reference," Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Michigan, April 2004 (manuscript 3137892).

Journal Articles and Letters

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale, Gordon A. Carichner, Justin D. O'Day, Scott M. Pernia, Sundus Kubba, Eric D. Marsman, Jonathan J. Kuhn and Richard B. Brown, "A 25MHz Self-Referenced Solid-State Frequency Source Suitable for XO-Replacement," IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems-I: Regular Papers (Special Issue on ISCAS 2008), vol. 56, no. 5, May 2009, pp. 943-956, (invited).

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale, Justin D. O'Day, Scott M. Pernia, Gordon A. Carichner, Sundus Kubba, and Richard B. Brown, "A Monolithic and Self-Referenced RF LC Clock Generator Compliant with USB 2.0," IEEE Journal of Solid State Circuits, vol. 42, no. 2, Feb. 2007, pp. 385-399.

[PDF] Arthur Nieuwoudt, Michael S. McCorquodale, Ruba T. Borno, and Yehia Massoud, "Integrated Spiral Inductor Modeling Techniques for Efficient Design Space Exploration," IEEE Electron Devices Letters, vol. 27, no. 12, Dec. 2006, pp. 998-1001.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale and Richard B. Brown, "Academic and Professional Resources for Student-Led Technology Ventures," IEEE Antennas & Propagation, vol. 46, issue 4, Aug. 2004, pp. 125-131.

Conference, Symposium and Workshop Proceedings

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale and Visyabhusan Gupta, "A History of the Development of CMOS Oscillators: The Dark Horse in Frequency Control," European Time and Frequency Forum and International Frequency Control Symposium (EFTF-IFCS), May 2011, pp. 437-442 (invited).

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale, B. Gupta, W. E. Armstrong, R. Beaudouin, G. Carichner, P. Chaudhari, N. Fayyaz, N. Gaskin, J. Kuhn, D. Linebarger, E. Marsman, J. O'Day, S. Pernia, and D. Senderowicz, "A Silicon Die as a Frequency Source," International Frequency Control Symposium (IFCS), Jun. 2010, pp. 103-108.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale and Richard B. Brown, "On Modern and Historical Short-Term Frequency Stability Metrics for Frequency Sources," European Time and Frequency Forum and International Frequency Control Symposium (EFTF-IFCS), April 2009, pp. 328-333.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale and Dongtai Liu, "Performance of Wireline Links Synchronized to Self-Referenced Solid-State Frequency Sources," European Time and Frequency Forum and International Frequency Control Symposium (EFTF-IFCS), April 2009, pp. 982-985.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale, "Self-Referenced, Trimmed and Compensated RF CMOS Harmonic Oscillators as Monolithic Frequency Generators," IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium (IFCS), May 2008, pp. 408-413.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale, Scott M. Pernia, Sundus Kubba, Gordon Carichner, Justin D. O'Day, Eric Marsman, Jon Kuhn and Richard B. Brown, "A 25MHz All-CMOS Reference Clock Generator for XO-Replacement in Serial Wire Interfaces," IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), May 2008, pp. 2837-2840.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale, Scott M. Pernia, Justin D. O'Day, Gordy Carichner, Eric Marsman, Nam Nguyen, Sundus Kubba, Si Nguyen, Jon Kuhn and Richard B. Brown, "A 0.5–480MHz Self-Referenced CMOS Clock Generator with 90ppm Total Frequency Error and Spread Spectrum Capability," IEEE International Solid State Circuits Conference (ISSCC) Dig. of Tech. Papers, Feb. 2008, pp. 350-351, 619.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale and Richard B. Brown, "Mobius Microsystems: A Case Study in the Commercialization of Graduate Research in Electrical Engineering," American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference & Exposition, June 2007.

[PDF] Robert M. Senger, Eric D. Marsman, Gordon A. Carichner, Sundus Kubba, Michael S. McCorquodale, and Richard B. Brown, "Low-Latency, HDL-Synthesizable Dynamic Clock Frequency Controller with Self-Referenced Hybrid Clocking," IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), May 2006, pp. 775-778.

[PDF] Eric D. Marsman, Robert M. Senger, Gordon A. Carichner, Sundus Kubba, Michael S. McCorquodale, and Richard B. Brown, "A DSP Architecture for Cochlear Implants," IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), May 2006, pp. 657-660.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale, James L. McCann, and Richard B. Brown, "NEWTON: A Library-Based Analytical Synthesis Tool for RF-MEMS Resonators," Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), Jan. 2006, pp. 279-284.

[PDF] Robert M. Senger, Eric D. Marsman, Michael S. McCorquodale, and Richard B. Brown, "A 16-Bit, Low-Power Microsystem with Monolithic MEMS-LC Clocking," Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), LSI Design Contest, Jan. 2006, pp. 94-95.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale, Scott M. Pernia, Justin D. O'Day, Gordon A. Carichner, and Sundus Kubba, "A 9.2mW 528/66/50MHz Monolithic Clock Synthesizer for Mobile µP Platforms," IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conference (CICC), Sep. 2005, pp. 523-526.

[PDF] Arthur Nieuwoudt, Michael S. McCorquodale, Ruba T. Borno, and Yehia Massoud, "Efficient Analytical Modeling Techniques for Rapid Integrated Spiral Inductor Prototyping," IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conference (CICC), Sep. 2005, pp. 281-284.

[PDF] Eric D. Marsman, Robert M. Senger, Michael S. McCorquodale, Matthew R. Guthaus, Rajiv A. Ravindran, Ganesh S. Dasika, Scott A. Mahlke, and Richard B. Brown, "A 16-Bit Low-Power Microcontroller with Monolithic MEMS-LC Clocking," IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), May 2005, pp. 624-627.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale and Richard B. Brown, "UMIPS: A Semiconductor IP Repository for IC Design Research and Education," American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference & Exposition, June 2004.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale, Eric D. Marsman, Robert M. Senger, Fadi H. Gebara, Matthew R. Guthaus, Daniel J. Burke, and Richard B. Brown, "Microsystem and SoC Design with UMIPS," IFIP VLSI-SoC International Conference, Dec. 2003, pp. 324-329.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale, Mei Kim Ding, and Richard B. Brown, "Top-Down and Bottom-Up Approaches to Stable Clock Synthesis," International Conference on Electronic Circuits and Systems (ICECS), Dec. 2003, pp. 575-578.

[PPT] Richard B. Brown and Michael S. McCorquodale, "Analog Mixed-Signal Low-Power Microcontrollers," Computer Aided Network Design (CANDE) Workshop, Sept. 2003.

[PDF] Robert M. Senger, Eric D. Marsman, Michael S. McCorquodale, Fadi H. Gebara, Keith L. Kraver, Matthew R. Guthaus, and Richard B. Brown, "A 16-Bit Mixed-Signal Microsystem with Integrated CMOS-MEMS Clock Reference," Design Automation Conference (DAC), July 2003, pp. 520-525 (invited).

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale and Richard B. Brown, "Academic and Professional Resources for Student-Led Technology Ventures," American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference & Exposition, June 2003.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale, Mei Kim Ding, and Richard B. Brown, "A CMOS Voltage-to-Frequency Linearizing Preprocessor for Parallel Plate RF MEMS Varactors," Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits Symposium (RFIC), June 2003, pp. 21-24.

[PDF] Steven M. Martin, Robert M. Senger, Eric D. Marsman, Fadi H. Gebara, Michael S. McCorquodale, Keith L. Kraver, Matthew R. Guthaus, and Richard B. Brown, "A Low-Power Microinstument for Chemical Analysis of Remote Environments," NASA Symposium on VLSI Design, May 2003.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale, Mei Kim Ding, and Richard B. Brown, "Study and Simulation of CMOS LC Oscillator Phase Noise and Jitter," IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), May 2003, pp. 665-668.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale, Fadi H. Gebara, Keith L. Kraver, Eric D. Marsman, Robert M. Senger, and Richard B. Brown, "A Top-Down Microsystems Design Methodology and Associated Challenges," Design Automation and Test Europe (DATE), Designer's Forum, Mar. 2003, pp. 292-296.

Integrated Circuit Design Competitions

[PDF] Robert M. Senger, Eric D. Marsman, Michael S. McCorquodale, and Richard B. Brown, "A 16-Bit, Low-Power Microsystem with Monolithic MEMS-LC Clocking," Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC) LSI Design Competition, Yokohama, Japan 2006.

[PDF] Robert M. Senger, Eric D. Marsman, Michael S. McCorquodale, Fadi H. Gebara, Keith L. Kraver, Matthew R. Guthaus, and Richard B. Brown, "A 16-Bit Mixed-Signal Microsystem with Integrated CMOS-MEMS Clock Reference," Design Automation Conference and International Solid State Circuits Conference (DAC/ISSCC) Student Design Competition, First Place, Conceptual Category, Anaheim, CA 2003.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale, Ark-Chew Wong, Karthik Nagarajan, Haluk Kulah, and Clark T.-C. Nguyen, "An Integrated MEMS-BiCMOS SINCGARS Transceiver," Design Automation Conference (DAC) International Student Design Contest, First Place, Concepetual Category and Judge's Best Paper, Los Angeles, CA 2000.

[PDF] Michael S. McCorquodale, Hector Torres, Chung Leong Ma, and Youngjoon Kim, "Programmable Commercial Band Stereo FM Transmitter," National VLSI Design Contest, 1st Place, Novice Class, Ann Arbor, MI 1999.