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App note: A simple alternative to analog isolation amplifiers

Posted on Sunday, December 16th, 2018 in app notes by DP

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A linear isolation amplifier from Silicon Labs app note. Link here (PDF)

Analog circuits sometimes require linear (analog) signal isolation for safety, signal level shifting, and/or ground loop elimination. Linear signal isolation is typically difficult to implement, costly, and often exhibits mediocre performance. While the design community thirsts for a flexible and inexpensive linear isolator solution, it is the analog isolation amplifier (ISOamp) that most often captures the socket.

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