# White noise in MOS transistors and resistors

@article{Sarpeshkar1993WhiteNI, title={White noise in MOS transistors and resistors}, author={Rahul Sarpeshkar and Tobi Delbruck and Carver Mead}, journal={IEEE Circuits and Devices Magazine}, year={1993}, volume={9}, pages={23-29} }

The theoretical and experimental results for white noise in the low-power subthreshold region of operation of an MOS transistor are discussed. It is shown that the measurements are consistent with the theoretical predictions. Measurements of noise in photoreceptors-circuits containing a photodiode and an MOS transistor-that are consistent with theory are reported. The photoreceptor noise measurements illustrate the intimate connection of the equipartition theorem of statistical mechanics with… Expand

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