National Physical Laboratory

Workshop on new developments in high performance ADCs and their characterisation

16 January 2019

This is a one-day workshop bringing together industrial players in the area of high performance analogue to digital converters (ADCs). Topics will include the latest developments in ADC technology and performance, as well as methods for characterisation. The application of quantum-based characterisation techniques will also be presented.

This event is sponsored by the European Metrology Programme for Innovation and Research (EMPIR) project QuADC: 'Waveform metrology based on spectrally pure Josephson voltages'.


10:30 hrs:  Arrival, tea and coffee

11:00 hrs:  Formal start

Buffet lunch provided

16:00 hrs:  Close

A more detailed agenda will be provided nearer the event.

Oral and poster presentations

Contributions are invited for oral and poster presentations. Please send a title and a one-paragraph abstract to The type of presentation will then be selected and you will be notified. Contributors will be invited to write a two-page abstract (to be submitted after the workshop, by 31 January 2019) for peer review and compilation into a special proceedings, issued by NPL with a DOI number.

The deadline for submission of one paragraph abstracts is 15 December 2018.


NPL, Teddington


Free to attend, but registration is essential


Register online (deadline 15 December 2018)





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