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Integrated Darlington Pair

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000055630D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Barish, AE Ehrlickman, RL Ferreri, RJ [+details]

Abstract

A standard push-pull driver (not shown) with a pull-up Darlington transistor pair utilizes separate (isolated) transistors plus a current-limiting resistor in the output device (Fig. 1).