Electronic Products Magazine's
2004 Product of the Year
for the second generation of scopes based on the 20-GSa/s 8-bit ADC.
Product of the Week (March 19, 2003)
for the three scopes based on Agilent Labs' 20 GSa/s 8-bit CMOS ADC.
Usenix Association, 1996
for major contributions to the Software Tools Users Group
Best Paper of Conference and
Best Presentation of Session
at Agilent Design Technology Conference 2000
for "A 4 GSa/s 8-bit ADC in CMOS10"
Best Paper of Session
at HP Design Technology Conference, May 91
for "Hot Chips: Tools for Thermal Design of ICs"
Best JSSC Paper of 1987/1988 (awarded Feb 1989)
for "A 1 GHz 6-bit ADC System"
Note that IEEE holds the copyright to all papers published in IEEE publications.
US 6680476, "Summed Time-of-flight Mass Spectrometry Utilizing Thresholding To Reduce Noise", Jan 20, 2004, August Hidalgo and Ken Poulton
US 6707411, "Analog-to-Digital Converter With On-Chip Memory" 16 Mar 04, Ken Poulton, Tom Kopley, Robert Neff
US 6720895, "Method of calibrating an analog-to-digital converter and a circuit implementing the same" 13 Apr 04 Poulton, Kenneth D.; Neff, Robert M. R.; Holcomb, Matthew S.; Kang, James
US 6822227, "Time of Flight Mass Spectrometry Utilizing Finite Impulse Response Filters to Improve Resolution and Reduce Noise" Nov 23, 2004, August Hidalgo and Ken Poulton
US 6909310 "CMOS Controlled-Impedance Transmission Line Driver" 21 Jun 05 Ken Poulton, Mehrdad Heshami, Robert Neff, Jorge Pernillo
US 7148828 "System And Method For Timing Calibration Of Time-Interleaved Data Converters" 12 Dec 06 Fernandez, Srikantam, Neff, Poulton
US 7206907 "Reduction Of Noise And Temperature Variation In Mixed Signal Integrated Circuits" 17 Apr 07 Ken Poulton + Tom Kopley
US 7439897 "Staggered Interleaved Nyquist Regions Avoid Guard Band Induced Holes When Sampling a Band Limited Signal" 21 Oct 08, Ken Poulton + Joe Gorin
US 7375667 "Discrete Synthesis Using Staggered Nyquist Regions Avoids Guard Band Induced Holes Near A Nyquist Limit" 20 May 08 Ken Poulton, Steve Sparks
US 7450044 "Sub-Harmonic Image Mitigation In Digital-To-Analog Conversion Systems" 11 Nov 08 George Moore, Nico Lugil + Ken Poulton