Noise Analysis in Precision Analog Designs

There are many app notes and articles explaining component-level noise analysis for amplifiers or for ADCs, but very few that explain how to budget noise or analyze noise from the system level. This webcast reviews the basics of noise analysis in precision designs, relates those calculations to system-level specifications such as sensitivity, dynamic range, and resolution, and answers some of the big questions about low-noise design.

Scott Hunt is a staff engineer focused on precision design tools in the Industrial Platform & Technology Group in Analog Devices. Scott joined ADI in 2011 as a product applications engineer for precision amplifiers. In 2016, he became a system applications engineer focused on scientific instrumentation. He transferred to the Precision Web Tools Group in 2022 where he now works on product definition. Scott has a bachelor’s degree in electrical and computer systems engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.