13 December 1999 Coplanar monolithic integrated circuits for low-noise communication and radar systems
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Proceedings Volume 3861, Gigahertz Devices and Systems; (1999) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.373018
Event: Photonics East '99, 1999, Boston, MA, United States
Abstract
This paper presents coplanar millimeter-wave monolithic integrated circuits with high performance and small size for use in low noise communication and radar system applications. Technology and modeling issues with respect to active and passive elements are discussed first. In a second step, the potential of coplanar waveguides to realize compact ICs is illustrated through various design examples, such as low noise amplifiers, mixers and power amplifiers. The performance of multifunctional ICs is also presented by comparing simulated and measured results for a complete 77 GHz Transceive MMIC.
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Alexandre Bessemoulin, Alexandre Bessemoulin, Ludger Verweyen, Ludger Verweyen, Waldemar Marsetz, Waldemar Marsetz, Hermann Massler, Hermann Massler, Markus Neumann, Markus Neumann, Axel Hulsmann, Axel Hulsmann, Michael Schlechtweg, Michael Schlechtweg, } "Coplanar monolithic integrated circuits for low-noise communication and radar systems", Proc. SPIE 3861, Gigahertz Devices and Systems, (13 December 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.373018; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.373018
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