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Improved Absolute Value Voltage to Current Converter

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000060689D
Original Publication Date: 1986-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-09

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Atallah, FI Bond, PW [+details]

Abstract

This circuit converts the absolute value of an input voltage to a current. The circuit has many applications such as the input stage for a square-law circuit.