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Monitoring for Reliable and Secure Power Management Integrated Circuits via Built-In Self-Test

Abstract Power management circuits are employed in most electronic integrated systems, including applications for automotive, IoT, and smart wearables. Oftentimes, these power management circuits become a single point of system failure, and since they are present in most modern electronic devices, they become a target for hardware security attacks. Digital circuits are typically more prone to security attacks compared to analog circuits, but malfunctions in digital circuitry can affect the analog performance/parameters of power management circuits. This research studies the effect that these hacks will have on the analog performance of power circuits, specifically linear and switching power regulators/converters. Apart from security attacks, these c... (more)
Created Date 2019
Contributor Malakar, Pragya Priya (Author) / Kitchen, Jennifer (Advisor) / Ozev, Sule (Committee member) / Brunhaver, John (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Engineering / BIST / DC DC converters / Hardware Trojans / LDO / Power management / Security threats
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 54 pages
Language English
Note Masters Thesis Electrical Engineering 2019
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS

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