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App note: Switching regulators for poets

Posted on Sunday, May 27th, 2012 in app notes by DP

The basics of SMPS design, written by the late analog guru Jim Williams:

A problem is that while everyone agrees that working switching regulators are a good thing, everyone also agrees that they are difficult to get working. Switching regulators, with their high efficiency and small size, are increasingly desirable as overall package sizes shrink. Unfortunately, switching regulators are also one of the most difficult linear circuits to design.

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  1. Brian says:

    Page 24 is a nice touch.

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