Cost effective signal generators for ADC BIST

FREE-DOWNLOAD [PDF] J Duan, D Chen… – Circuits and Systems, 2009.
Abstract—ADC in SOC usually has no connection to the outside. Built-in self-test is a good way
to verify this block’s performance. Stringent requirement of stimulus generator is the most important
limitation of ADC BIST. Several methods of using stimulus with low linearity to test ADC