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MOSFET Self Bootstrapping Inverter Driver Circuit

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000048740D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-09

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Gabric, JA Salton, SH [+details]

Abstract

This low-power MOSFET inverter circuit uses an internal delay-inverter to control the charging current of a depletion bootstrap capacitor which is precharged prior to the transition of the input signal from its high level to its low level state.