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Linearization and Efficiency Enhancement Techniques for Silicon Power Amplifiers

Linearization and Efficiency Enhancement Techniques for Silicon Power Amplifiers
  • Author : Eric Kerhervé
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 07 January 2015
  • ISBN : 0124186815
  • Pages : 162 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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This book provides an overview of current efficiency enhancement and linearization techniques for silicon power amplifier designs. It examines the latest state of the art technologies and design techniques to address challenges for RF cellular mobile, base stations, and RF and mmW WLAN applications. Coverage includes material on current silicon (CMOS, SiGe) RF and mmW power amplifier designs, focusing on advantages and disadvantages compared with traditional GaAs implementations. With this book you will learn: The principles of linearization and efficiency improvement techniques The architectures allowing the optimum design of multimode Si RF and mmW power amplifiers How to make designs more efficient by employing new design techniques such as linearization and efficiency improvement Layout considerations Examples of schematic, layout, simulation and measurement results Addresses the problems of high power generation, faithful construction of non-constant envelope constellations, and efficient and well control power radiation from integrated silicon chips Demonstrates how silicon technology can solve problems and trade-offs of power amplifier design, including price, size, complexity and efficiency Written and edited by the top contributors to the field


Linearization and Efficiency Enhancement Techniques for Silicon Power Amplifiers

Linearization and Efficiency Enhancement Techniques for Silicon Power Amplifiers
  • Author : Eric Kerhervé,Didier Belot
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 07 January 2015
GET THIS BOOKLinearization and Efficiency Enhancement Techniques for Silicon Power Amplifiers

This book provides an overview of current efficiency enhancement and linearization techniques for silicon power amplifier designs. It examines the latest state of the art technologies and design techniques to address challenges for RF cellular mobile, base stations, and RF and mmW WLAN applications. Coverage includes material on current silicon (CMOS, SiGe) RF and mmW power amplifier designs, focusing on advantages and disadvantages compared with traditional GaAs implementations. With this book you will learn: The principles of linearization and efficiency



Microwave/RF Components for 5G Front-End Systems

Microwave/RF Components for 5G Front-End Systems
  • Author : Naser Ojaroudi Parchin,YASIR ISMAEL ABDULRAHEEM AL-YASIR,RAED A. ABD-ALHAMEED
  • Publisher : AVID SCIENCE
  • Release : 16 December 2019
GET THIS BOOKMicrowave/RF Components for 5G Front-End Systems

With the development of mobile 4G communication system, people’s requirements for the speed of wireless communication are rapidly increasing. In order to meet this need, the research and development of the fifth generation (5G) wireless systems has been carried out. Compared with previous generation (1G~4G), 5G will have significant improvements in transmission rate, latency, mobility and so on. The book “Microwave/RF Components for 5G Front-End Systems” is outlines the simulation, design, and fabrication of microwave components including


Recent Technical Developments in Energy-Efficient 5G Mobile Cells

Recent Technical Developments in Energy-Efficient 5G Mobile Cells
  • Author : Raed A. Abd-Alhameed,Issa Elfergani,Jonathan Rodriguez
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release : 17 June 2020
GET THIS BOOKRecent Technical Developments in Energy-Efficient 5G Mobile Cells

This book addresses the true innovation in engineering design that may be promoted by blending together models and methodologies from different disciplines, and, in this book, the target was exactly to follow this approach to deliver a new disruptive architecture to deliver these next-generation mobile small cell technologies. According to this design philosophy, the work within this book resides in the intersection of engineering paradigms that includes “cooperation”, “network coding”, and “smart energy-aware frontends”. These technologies will not only be


Silicon-Germanium Heterojunction Bipolar Transistors for mm-Wave Systems: Technology, Modeling and Circuit Applications

Silicon-Germanium Heterojunction Bipolar Transistors for mm-Wave Systems: Technology, Modeling and Circuit Applications
  • Author : Niccolò Rinaldi,Michael Schröter
  • Publisher : River Publishers
  • Release : 15 March 2018
GET THIS BOOKSilicon-Germanium Heterojunction Bipolar Transistors for mm-Wave Systems: Technology, Modeling and Circuit Applications

The semiconductor industry is a fundamental building block of the new economy, there is no area of modern life untouched by the progress of nanoelectronics. The electronic chip is becoming an ever-increasing portion of system solutions, starting initially from less than 5% in the 1970 microcomputer era, to more than 60% of the final cost of a mobile telephone, 50% of the price of a personal computer (representing nearly 100% of the functionalities) and 30% of the price of a monitor in the early 2000's. Interest


Behavioral Modeling and Linearization of RF Power Amplifiers

Behavioral Modeling and Linearization of RF Power Amplifiers
  • Author : John Wood
  • Publisher : Artech House
  • Release : 01 June 2014
GET THIS BOOKBehavioral Modeling and Linearization of RF Power Amplifiers

Wireless voice and data communications have made great improvements, with connectivity now virtually ubiquitous. Users are demanding essentially perfect transmission and reception of voice and data. The infrastructure that supports this wide connectivity and nearly error-free delivery of information is complex, costly, and continually being improved. This resource describes the mathematical methods and practical implementations of linearization techniques for RF power amplifiers for mobile communications. This includes a review of RF power amplifier design for high efficiency operation. Readers are


Reconfigurable RF Power Amplifiers on Silicon for Wireless Handsets

Reconfigurable RF Power Amplifiers on Silicon for Wireless Handsets
  • Author : Laurent Leyssenne,Eric Kerhervé,Yann Deval
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 11 January 2011
GET THIS BOOKReconfigurable RF Power Amplifiers on Silicon for Wireless Handsets

Reconfigurable RF Power Amplifiers on Silicon for Wireless Handsets is intended to designers and researchers who have to tackle the efficiency/linearity trade-off in modern RF transmitters so as to extend their battery lifetime. High data rate 3G/4G standards feature broad channel bandwidths, high dynamic range and critical envelope variations which generally forces the power amplifier (PA) to operate in a low efficiency “backed-off” regime. Classic efficiency enhancement techniques such as Envelope Elimination and Restoration reveal to be little


Bandwidth and Efficiency Enhancement in Radio Frequency Power Amplifiers for Wireless Transmitters

Bandwidth and Efficiency Enhancement in Radio Frequency Power Amplifiers for Wireless Transmitters
  • Author : Karun Rawat,Patrick Roblin,Shiban Kishen Koul
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 05 March 2020
GET THIS BOOKBandwidth and Efficiency Enhancement in Radio Frequency Power Amplifiers for Wireless Transmitters

This book focuses on broadband power amplifier design for wireless communication. Nonlinear model embedding is described as a powerful tool for designing broadband continuous Class-J and continuous class F power amplifiers. The authors also discuss various techniques for extending bandwidth of load modulation based power amplifiers, such as Doherty power amplifier and Chireix outphasing amplifiers. The book also covers recent trends on digital as well as analog techniques to enhance bandwidth and linearity in wireless transmitters. Presents latest trends in


Doherty Power Amplifiers

Doherty Power Amplifiers
  • Author : Bumman Kim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 28 March 2018
GET THIS BOOKDoherty Power Amplifiers

Doherty Power Amplifiers: From Fundamentals to Advanced Design Methods is a great resource for both RF and microwave engineers and graduate students who want to understand and implement the technology into future base station and mobile handset systems. The book introduces the very basic operational principles of the Doherty Amplifier and its non-ideal behaviors. The different transconductance requirements for carrier and peaking amplifiers, reactive element effect, and knee voltage effect are described. In addition, several methods to correct imperfections are




Nonlinear RF Circuits and Nonlinear Vector Network Analyzers

Nonlinear RF Circuits and Nonlinear Vector Network Analyzers
  • Author : Patrick Roblin
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 02 June 2011
GET THIS BOOKNonlinear RF Circuits and Nonlinear Vector Network Analyzers

With increasingly low-cost and power-efficient RF electronics demanded by today's wireless communication systems, it is essential to keep up to speed with new developments. This book presents key advances in the field that you need to know about and emerging patterns in large-signal measurement techniques, modeling and nonlinear circuit design theory supported by practical examples. Topics covered include: • Novel large-signal measurement techniques that have become available with the introduction of nonlinear vector network analyzers (NVNA), such as the LSNA, PNA-X


RF and Microwave Power Amplifier Design, Second Edition

RF and Microwave Power Amplifier Design, Second Edition
  • Author : Andrei Grebennikov
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release : 09 February 2015
GET THIS BOOKRF and Microwave Power Amplifier Design, Second Edition

The latest power amp design methods Fully updated to address cutting-edge technologies, the new edition of this practical guide provides comprehensive, state-of-the-art coverage of RF and microwave power amplifier design. The book describes both existing and new schematic configurations, theoretical approaches, circuit simulation results, and implementation techniques. New chapters discuss linearization and efficiency enhancement and high-efficiency Doherty power amplifiers. Featuring a systematic approach, this comprehensive resource bridges the theory and practice of RF and microwave engineering. RF and Microwave Power


High-Speed Heterostructure Devices

High-Speed Heterostructure Devices
  • Author : Patrick Roblin,Hans Rohdin
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 07 March 2002
GET THIS BOOKHigh-Speed Heterostructure Devices

Fuelled by rapid growth in communications technology, silicon heterostructures and related high-speed semiconductors are spearheading the drive toward smaller, faster and lower power devices. High-Speed Heterostructure Devices is a textbook on modern high-speed semiconductor devices intended for both graduate students and practising engineers. This book is concerned with the underlying physics of heterostructures as well as some of the most recent techniques for modeling and simulating these devices. Emphasis is placed on heterostructure devices of the immediate future such as


RF and Microwave Power Amplifier Design

RF and Microwave Power Amplifier Design
  • Author : Andrei Grebennikov
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release : 15 September 2004
GET THIS BOOKRF and Microwave Power Amplifier Design

This is a rigorous tutorial on radio frequency and microwave power amplifier design, teaching the circuit design techniques that form the microelectronic backbones of modern wireless communications systems. Suitable for self-study, corporate training, or Senior/Graduate classroom use, the book combines analytical calculations and computer-aided design techniques to arm electronic engineers with every possible method to improve their designs and shorten their design time cycles.