Definition of transconductance in English:


Line breaks: trans|con¦duct|ance
Pronunciation: /ˌtranskənˈdʌkt(ə)ns
, ˌtrɑːns-, -nz-/


  • The ratio of the change in current at the output terminal to the change in the voltage at the input terminal of an active device.
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    • Operational transconductance amplifier with independent transconductance and common mode feedback control
    • Sample-and-hold circuit including push-pull transconductance amplifier and current mirrors for parallel feed-forward slew enhancement and error correction
    • Transconductance amplifier having a digitally variable transconductance as well as a variable gain stage and an automatic gain control circuit comprising such a variable gain stage

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