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My low level stuff @CERN and @Torino
I am from the most beautiful region of the planet :) Seeing is believing; here are some movies...
İstanbul Üniversitesi, İÜ-Physics, Turin University, INFN of Turin   CERN, OpenDay-50th, ALICE, ALICE-DAQ,
~VLSI Design
  1. PLL based serializer design
  2. Burst-Mode Capable Clock and Data Recovery (CDR) design
    • A design review (pdf)
    • coming soon...
  3. Calculation codes :
    • A dirty simulator code for comparing Binary Weighted vs Thermometer Coded Architectures
    • A dirty code for transistor level CMOS hand calculations
    • coming soon...
  4. Tutorials :
  5. Current mode D/As for LLD-GOL (130nm), 5-bits, Ibias and 4-bits, Imod (link intentionally removed)
  6. Current mode D/A, re-production for studying the ideas (250nm) (link intentionally removed)
  7. CMOS-Only R-2R D/A and related components within, for COMPASS, CMAD, RICH-I, 350nm

 Tools I liked : Octave, iVerilog, Electric, Cadence, Qucs
~Course - School - Homework
  1. CERN Accelerator School of Digital Signal Processing, Uppsala Univ., Sigtuna/Sweden, 2007

  1. (E. Vittore), Semiconductor Physics Course, Homework: CMOSfabrication (2006)
  2. Analog Base Band (filters & data converters) for Telecom Short Course, Otranto, 16 Jun 2006
  3. CERN Inverted School of Computing 2006
  4. On-line Lecture on CDR (Clock & Data Recovery) Lecture, Slides
  5. XVI Giornate di Studio sui Rivelatori 2006

  1. CERN School of Computing 2005, Program, Lectures, Final Exam, my proposal for iCSC2006 as well as other proposals.
  2. IEEE-SPSS Real Time Conference, Two Courses :
  3. XV Giornate di Studio sui Rivelatori 2005, Overview, Lectures
  4. (L.Ramello), Data Analysis Course
  5. (A. Rivetti), Microelectronics Course, Homework and Simulator Code
  6. (M.Gallio, G.Navarra), Data Acquisition Techniques - RPC Experiment, Report, Code : MoniTorino
  7. (P.G.Innocenti), DAQ-TRG, Course, Homework

(As a 20th cycle PhD student of Angelo Rivetti
  1. Qucs translation to Türkçe
  2. MOOD, Monitor Of On-line Data, IU-CERN-ALICE)
  3. mooDump, independent command-line utility within MOOD package, IU-CERN-ALICE)
  4. PLOTist, 2D-3D data (screenshot) Plotter, IU, 2002
  5. MoniTorino, developed for an educational RPC experiment
  6. presort (sorter for XSYS raw data format, fortran)
  7. tapeDump (utility like dd)
  8. tapeDir (utility like ls -al)
  9. telefonDefteri (batch-mode phoneBook in Turkish)
  10. coming soon...

My PC desktop


My favorite OS

Presentation @ Conf.
  1. 3rd Conf. on Ph.D. Research in Microelectronics, July 2-5, 2007, IXL Laboratory, University of Bordeaux, FRANCE, paper, presentation
  2. IEEE RT2007, Real Time Systems Conference, MOOD (paper), Fermilab, Batavia, Illinois, USA, 29-April/4-May, 2007

  1. 4th Eurasian Conference, Nuclear Science & Its Applications, 31 Oct - 3 Nov, 2006, Baku (pics, azTr), Azerbaycan, presentation & paper
  2. LECC2006, 12th Workshop on Electronics for LHC and Future Experiments, 25-29 September 2006, Valencia Spain, poster and paper
  3. IEEE PRIME 2006, Ph.D. Research in Microelectronics and Electronics, 12-15 June 2006, Otranto (Lecce), Italy

  1. IEEE NSS-MIC 2005, Nuclear Science Symposium, The ALICE Data-Acquisition System, (paper), October 23-29, 2005, Puerto Rico
  2. IEEE RT2005, Real Time Systems Conference, MOOD (Presentation, Paper), Stockholm, Sweden, 4-10 June, 2005
  3. Subatech, International Workshop on Computing for High Energy Physics, Nantes/France, 2005


Activity Reports of My Ph.D.


The page is created on 28 June 2005,
and the last update was on 04-Dec-2007.

The "coming soon..." items represent what I am currently thinking on.