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Chip Performance Regulator Using On Chip Voltage Controlled Oscillator

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000056335D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-14

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
King, KR [+details]

Abstract

The performance of an LSI (large-scale integration) chip is regulated by automatically adjusting the chip supply voltage to maintain the frequency of an on-chip voltage controlled oscillator (VCO) equal to an off-chip reference frequency.