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ZSSC4161

Automotive Sensor Signal Conditioner for a Single Resistive Bridge with SENT or I2C Output

The ZSSC4161 is a member of IDT's ZSSC416x family of CMOS integrated circuits for highly accurate amplification and sensor-specific correction of differential resistive bridge sensor signals. The ZSSC4161 is designed for single full or half bridge sensor signals. Featuring a maximum analog pre-amplification in the range of 150 to 200, this product is adjustable to nearly all resistive bridges. Digital compensation of offset, sensitivity, temperature drift, and nonlinearity is accomplished with a 16-bit RISC microcontroller. Calibration coefficients and configuration data are stored in an integrated non-volatile memory (NVM), which is reliable in automotive applications. Measured values can be read via a digital SENT or I2C interface. The SENT interface enables transmission of sensor data via its fast channel as well as supplementary data via its Serial Data Message ("slow") channel using only one output pin. End-of-line calibration is supported via an I2C interface or via a One-Wire Interface (OWI) through the data output pin (DOUT). The ZSSC4161 and the calibration equipment communicate digitally, so the noise sensitivity is greatly reduced. Digital calibration helps keep assembly cost low as no trimming by external devices or lasers is needed. The ZSSC4161 is optimized for automotive environments by overvoltage and reverse polarity protection circuitry, excellent electromagnetic compatibility, and multiple diagnostic features.

Features

  • Single full or half bridge input
  • Basic internal and/or external temperature measurements, which can be selected for conditioning the input signal or for temperature measurement output
  • SENT or I2C interface; OWI option for calibration
  • Digital compensation of offset, gain, and higher order nonlinearity as well as temperature coefficients of measured sensor input signals
  • Operating temperature range: -40°C to 150°C
  • Accuracy: ±0.25% FSO @ -40°C to 125°C
  • NVM memory for configuration data, user-configurable measurement and conditioning function, and user-selected data

Product Specification

FunctionTemp. RangeSupply Voltage (V)Input TypeInterfaceResolution (bits)
Resistive SSCT04.75 - 5.25Single-bridgeI2C, SENT 3.018

Product Options

Orderable Part IDPart StatusPkg. CodePkg. TypeLead Count (#)Temp. RangeCarrier TypeSample & Buy
ZSSC4161BE2RActiveNLG24VFQFPN24T0ReelCheck Availability
ZSSC4161BE2WActiveNLG24VFQFPN24T0ReelCheck Availability

Documents

Technical Documentation

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Datasheets & Errata
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ZSSC416x-7x Family Short-form Datasheet Short Form Datasheet PDF 196 KB Apr 24, 2016
User Guides & Manuals
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ZSSC4161 Functional Safety Manual (NDA Required) Manual PDF 950 KB Nov 7, 2016
Apps Notes & White Papers
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IDT Wafer Dicing Guidelines Application Note PDF 44 KB Apr 17, 2016
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Tutorial on the Digital SENT Interface - ZSSC416x/ZSSC417x White Paper PDF 253 KB Apr 10, 2016
Other
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IDT Sensing Solutions Overview 日本語 Overview PDF 593 KB Nov 2, 2016
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IDT CAD Altium Libraries for AID Products Rev 20160819 PCB Design Files ZIP 1.20 MB Aug 19, 2016
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Automotive Solutions Overview 简体中文 Overview PDF 2.79 MB Mar 9, 2016

Software & Tools

Title Type Format File Size Datesort icon
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ZSSC41xx Evaluation Software V3.0.0.3 (zip file) Software ZIP 9.99 MB Nov 3, 2016

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Evaluation Boards