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Linear Voltage-Controlled Voltage Source

The Spectre vcvs device is translated as an ADS VCVS device.

Example Spectre Command Line:
e1 (out1 0 pos neg) vcvs gain=10

Spectre Netlist Syntax:
name p n ps ns vcvs [param=value]*

ADS Netlist Syntax:
VCVS:name node1 node2 node3 node4 [param=value]*

ADS Schematic Symbol:

Instance Parameters:

For information on parameter format, refer to Using Parameter Mapping Tables to Understand a Translation

Table 7-14. Linear VCVS Parameter Mapping
ADS Name
Unit
Default
Spectre Name
Unit
Default
G
V/V
0.0
gain
V/V
0.0
Parameters not in Spectre Model






R1
Ohms
0.0 (Infinity)






R2
Ohms
0.0






F
Hz
0.0 (Infinity)












Parameters not in ADS Model






m


1


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