• RF Power Amplifiers

    This second edition of the highly acclaimed RF Power Amplifiers has been thoroughly revised and expanded to reflect the latest challenges associated with power transmitters used in communications systems. With more rigorous treatment of many concepts, the new edition includes a unique combination of class-tested analysis and industry-proven design techniques.Radio frequency (RF) power amplifiers are the fundamental building blocks used in a vast variety of wireless communication circuits, radio and TV broadcasting transmitters, radars, wireless energy transfer, and industrial processes. Through a combination of theory and practice, RF Power Amplifiers, Second Edition provides a solid understanding of the key concepts, the principle of operation, synthesis, analysis, and design of RF power amplifiers.This extensive update boasts: up to date end of chapter summaries; review questions and problems; an expansion on key concepts; new examples related to real-world applications illustrating key concepts and brand new chapters covering ‘hot topics’ such as RF LC oscillators and dynamic power supplies.Carefully edited for superior readability, this work remains an essential reference for research & development staff and design engineers. Senior level undergraduate and graduate electr...

    • ASIN: 1118844300

  • mm-Wave Silicon Power Amplifiers and Transmitters (The Cambridge RF and Microwave Engineering Series)

    Build high-performance, spectrally clean, energy-efficient mm-wave power amplifiers and transmitters with this cutting-edge guide to designing, modeling, analysing, implementing and testing new mm-wave systems. Suitable for students, researchers and practicing engineers, this self-contained guide provides in-depth coverage of state-of-the-art semiconductor devices and technologies, linear and nonlinear power amplifier technologies, efficient power combining systems, circuit concepts, system architectures and system-on-a-chip realizations. The world's foremost experts from industry and academia cover all aspects of the design process, from device technologies to system architectures. Accompanied by numerous case studies highlighting practical design techniques, tradeoffs and pitfalls, this is a superb resource for those working with high-frequency systems.

    • ASIN: 1107055865

  • RF Power Amplifiers for Wireless Communications, Second Edition (Artech House Microwave Library (Hardcover))

    Reviewing the previous edition, "IEEE Microwave Magazine" boasted, "anyone designing power amplifiers will find this book thought provoking and useful." Professionals in the field agreed as the book went on to be one of our top-selling RF design titles. This extensively revised edition of "RF Power Amplifiers for Wireless Communications" offers practitioners a comprehensive, practical, and up-to-date understanding of how to tackle a PA (power amplifier) design with confidence and quickly determine the cause of malfunctioning hardware. Among the numerous updates, the Second Edition includes five new chapters on some of today's most important topics, such as class AB PAs at GHz frequencies; switching PA modes at GHz frequencies; signals, modulation systems, and PA nonlinearities; power amplifier bias circuit design; and load-pull techniques. Supported with nearly 200 illustrations, the book contains the most complete survey of RF PA efficiency enhancement and linearization techniques in a single volume.

    • Brand: Cripps, Steve C.
    • ASIN: 1596930187

  • Introduction to RF Power Amplifier Design and Simulation

    Introduction to RF Power Amplifier Design and Simulation fills a gap in the existing literature by providing step-by-step guidance for the design of radio frequency (RF) power amplifiers, from analytical formulation to simulation, implementation, and measurement. Featuring numerous illustrations and examples of real-world engineering applications, this book: Gives an overview of intermodulation and elaborates on the difference between linear and nonlinear amplifiers Describes the high-frequency model and transient characteristics of metal–oxide–semiconductor field-effect transistors Details active device modeling techniques for transistors and parasitic extraction methods for active devices Explores network and scattering parameters, resonators, matching networks, and tools such as the Smith chart Covers power-sensing devices including four-port directional couplers and new types of reflectometers Presents RF filter designs for power amplifiers as well as application examples of special filter types Demonstrates the use of computer-aided design (CAD) tools, implementing systematic design techniques Blending theory with practice, Introduction to RF Power Amplifier Design and Simulation supplies engineers, researchers, and RF/microwave engineering students with a valuable reso...

    • ASIN: 1482231646

  • Linear and Switch-Mode RF Power Amplifiers: Design and Implementation Methods

    RF power amplifiers are implemented in communication, semiconductor wafer processing, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and radar systems to produce RF signal with the desired characteristics to perform several critical tasks in the entire system. They can be designed to operate in linear or switch-mode, depending on the specific application. This book explores the design and implementation methods for both linear and switch-mode amplifiers with real world engineering problems. The text discusses phased controlled switch-mode amplifiers and distortion and modulation effects in RF amplifiers. It illustrates the interface and integration of components and sub-systems for RF amplifiers. The material is further reinforced with MATLAB design files.

    • ASIN: 1138745774

  • Behavioral Modeling and Linearization of RF Power Amplifiers (Artech House Microwave Library)

    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 also provided with mathematical approaches to modeling nonlinear dynamical systems, which can be applied in the context of modeling the PA for identification in a pre-distortion system. This book also describes typical approaches to linearization and digital pre-distortion that are used in practice.

    • ASIN: B00LOV1076

  • RF Power Amplifiers (Electromagnetics and Radar)

    In this thorough overview, Mihai Albulet presents a full account of RF amplifiers and shows that understanding large-signal RF signals is simply a matter of understanding basic principles and their applications. In addition to discussing the basic concepts used in the analysis and design of RF power amplifiers, detailed mathematical derivations indicate the assumptions and limitations of the presented results, allowing the reader to calculate their usefulness in practical designs. Covered are amplification classes, circuit topologies, bias circuits, and matching networks.

    • ASIN: 1884932126

  • RF Power Amplifiers

    An advanced textbook covering the fundamental theory of RF power amplifiers and their uses, this book provides essential guidance for design procedures.  The introduction explains the basic theory of RF power amplifiers besides providing the basic classification of the different types of RF power amplifier.  It then systematically dedicates a chapter to each different of RF power amplifier covering A, B and C, D (full-bridge and half-bridge types), E (zero-voltage-switching and zero-current-switching), F and DE amplifiers. Throughout this comprehensive guide, the optimal operating conditions are explored and the possible causes for suboptimum operation explained.  The book then considers integrated inductors and linearization techniques and LC Oscillators in the concluding chapters. A comprehensive text covering the fundamentals of RF power amplifiers and their range of applications in radio and TV broadcasting, wireless communications and radars. Presents accessible coverage of the complex principles of operation of RF power amplifiers and radio power systems. Introduces the fundamental design techniques and procedures for practitioners for RF power amplifiers.  All chapters contain examples and design procedures throughout, with review questions and problems at the end of ...

    • ASIN: 0470779462

  • Design and Control of RF Power Amplifiers

    Design and Control of RF Power Amplifiers investigates various architectures and concepts for the design and control of radio-frequency (RF) power amplifiers. This book covers merits and challenges of integrating RF power amplifiers in various technologies, and introduces a number of RF power amplifier performance metrics. It provides a thorough review of various power amplifier topologies, followed by a description of approaches and architectures for the control and linearization of these amplifiers. A novel parallel amplifier architecture introduced in this book offers a breakthrough solution to enhancing efficiency in systems using power control. Design and Control of RF Power Amplifiers is a valuable resource for designers, researchers and students in the field of RF integrated circuit design. Detailed and thorough coverage of various concepts in RF power amplifier design makes this book an invaluable guide for both beginners and professionals.

    • ASIN: 1402075626

  • RF Power Amplifiers for Wireless Communications

    Learn how to tackle a power amplifier (PA) design with confidence and save time in determining the cause of malfunctioning hardware with this guide to the theory and practice of RF PA design for modern communications systems. Written for practicing RF/MW engineers and wireless system designers, this pioneering resource explores a new and unified approach to the classification of higher (Class F and Class D) amplifier modes based on overdrive considerations. "RF Power Amplifiers for Wireless Communications" contains the most complete survey of RF PA efficiency enhancement and linearization techniques in a single volume. It helps you... Design suitable matching networks which provide correct fundamental harmonic terminations for conventional (AB, B) high efficiency PA modes Understand the Class D, E, and F modes and their feasibility at microwave frequencies Use envelope simulation techniques to analyze the effects of distortion in overdriven PAs Maintain high efficiency operation at low points in an amplitude modulated signal envelope including detailed coverage of the Doherty, Chireix, and Kahn techniques Understand the possibilities and limitations of linearization methods Objectively analyze PA stability and oscillation problems With a focus on practical applications and hardwa...

    • Brand: Brand: Artech House Publishers
    • ASIN: 0890069891

  • The LDMOS R.F. Amplifier Handbook: How to build your own High Power LDMOS Transistor R.F. Amplifier

    This book is a handbook for making High power amateur radio amplifiers Using LDMOS Transistors. 9 projects for 5 amplifiers designs to 2.8KW Theory and Practice Parts lists , schematics and PCB's Open source

    • ASIN: 1548031275

  • Advanced Techniques in RF Power Amplifier Design

    This much-anticipated volume builds on the author's popular work, Rf Power Amplifiers for Wireless Communications (Artech House, 1999), offering you a more in-depth understanding of the theory and design of Rf power amplifiers. An invaluable reference tool for Rf, digital and system level designers, the book enables you to efficiently design linear Rf power amplifiers, and includes detailed discussions on envelope power management schemes and linearization techniques. Written by a recognized authority on Pa design, this in-depth volume treats a range of power amplifier topics using readable symbolic analysis and idealized models, and follows up with Cad simulation using readily available commercial Cad tools. The work covers such vital topics as the use of bipolar devices in conventional high efficiency Pa design, the Doherty and Chireix Pas, envelope feedback, memory effects, predistortion, feedforward, and microwave Pa techniques.

    • ASIN: 1580532829

  • RF and Microwave Power Amplifier Design, Second Edition

    Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.The latest power amp design methodsFully 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 Amplifier Design, Second Edition, covers: Two-port network parameters and passive elementsNonlinear circuit design methodsNonlinear active device modelingImpedance matchingPower transformers, combiners, and couplersPower amplifier design fundamentalsHigh-efficiency power amplifier designBroadband power amplifiersLinearization and efficiency enhancement techniquesHigh-efficiency Doherty power amplifiers

    • Brand: Grebennikov, Andrei
    • ASIN: 0071828621

  • High Efficiency RF and Microwave Solid State Power Amplifiers

    Do you want to know how to design high efficiency RF and microwavesolid state power amplifiers? Read this book to learn the main concepts that are fundamentalfor optimum amplifier design. Practical design techniques are setout, stating the pros and cons for each method presented in thistext. In addition to novel theoretical discussion and workableguidelines, you will find helpful running examples and case studiesthat demonstrate the key issues involved in power amplifier (PA)design flow.Highlights include:Clarification of topics which are often misunderstood andmisused, such as bias classes and PA nomenclatures.The consideration of both hybrid and monolithic microwaveintegrated circuits (MMICs).Discussions of switch-mode and current-mode PA designapproaches and an explanation of the differences.Coverage of the linearity issue in PA design at circuit level,with advice on low distortion power stages.Analysis of the hot topic of Doherty amplifier design, plus adescription of advanced techniques based on multi-way andmulti-stage architecture solutions.High Efficiency RF and Microwave Solid State PowerAmplifiers is:an ideal tutorial for MSc and postgraduate students takingcourses in microwave electronics and solid state circuit/devicedesign;a useful reference text for practising elect...

    • ASIN: 0470513004

  • Linear CMOS RF Power Amplifiers: A Complete Design Workflow

    The work establishes the design flow for the optimization of linear CMOS power amplifiers from the first steps of the design to the final IC implementation and tests. The authors also focuses on design guidelines of the inductor’s geometrical characteristics for power applications and covers their measurement and characterization. Additionally, a model is proposed which would facilitate designs in terms of transistor sizing, required inductor quality factors or minimum supply voltage. The model considers limitations that CMOS processes can impose on implementation. The book also provides different techniques and architectures that allow for optimization.

    • ASIN: 1461486564

  • Analog Circuit Design: Volt Electronics; Mixed-Mode Systems; Low-Noise and RF Power Amplifiers for Telecommunication

    This book contains the revised contributions of 18 tutorial speakers at the seventh AACD '98 in Copenhagen, April 28-30, 1998. The conference was organized by OIe Olesen, ofthe Technical University of Denmark. The pro gram committee consisted of Johan H. Huijsing from Delft University ofTechnology, The Netherlands, Willy Samsen from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium and Rudy J. van de Plassche, Philips Research, The Netherlands. The pro gram was concentrated around three important topics in analog circuit design. Each of these three topics has been covered by six papers. Each of the three chapters of this book contains the six papers of one topic. The three topics are: I-Volt Electronics Design and implementation ofMixed Modes Systems. Low-Noise and RF power Amplifies for the communication. Other topics, which have been covered in this series before are: 1992 OpAmps ADC's AnalogCAD. 1993 Mixed-Mode AlD design Sensor Interfaces Communication circuits. 1994 Low-Power low-Voltage Integrated Filters Smart Power. 1995 Low-Noise, Low-Power, Low-Voltage Mixed Mode with CAD Tirals Voltage, Current and Time References. vii viii 1996 RF CMOS circuit design BandpassSigma Delta and other Converters Translinear circuits. 1997 RF A-D Converters Sensor and Actuator Interfaces Low-nois...

    • Brand: Brand: Springer
    • ASIN: 0792384008

  • Design Techniques for high efficiency highly linear RF power amplifier

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    • Brand: Brand: ProQuest, UMI Dissertation Publishing
    • ASIN: 1244570664

  • Introduction to Wireless Communication Circuits (River Publishers Series in Circuits and Systems)

    Over the past decade, tremendous development of wireless communications has changed human life and engineering. Considerable advancement has been made in design and architecture of related RF and microwave circuits. Introduction to Wireless Communication Circuits focuses on special circuits dedicated to the RF level of wireless communications. From oscillators to modulation and demodulation, and from mixers to RF and power amplifier circuits, all are presented in a sequential manner. A wealth of analytical relations is provided in the text alongside various worked out examples. Related problem sets are given at the end of each chapter. Basic concepts of RF Analog Circuit Design are developed in the book. Technical topics discussed include:- Wireless Communication System- RF Oscillators and Phase Locked Loops- Modulator and Demodulator Circuits- RF Mixers- Automatic Gain Control and Limiters- Microwave Circuits, Transmission Lines and S-Parameters- Matching Networks- Linear Amplifier Design and Power Amplifiers- Linearization TechniquesThis textbook is intended for advanced undergraduate and graduate students, as well as RF Engineers and professionals.

    • ASIN: B07F7CHRZL

  • Distortion in RF Power Amplifiers (Artech House Microwave Library)

    A treatment of distortion in RF power amplifiers. It seeks to offer guidance on designing easily linearizable systems that have low memory effects. The reader is offered a detailed understanding of how the matching impedances of a power amplifier and other RF circuits can be tuned to minimize overall distortion. It also demonstrates how to build models that can be used for distortion simulations.

    • ASIN: 1580535399

  • RF Power Amplifier Behavioral Modeling (The Cambridge RF and Microwave Engineering Series)

    If you are an engineer or RF designer working with wireless transmitter power amplifier models, this comprehensive and up-to-date review of nonlinear theory and power amplifier modeling techniques is an absolute must-have. Including a detailed treatment of nonlinear theory, as well as chapters on memory effects, implementation in commercial circuit simulators, and validation, this one-stop reference makes power amplifier modeling more accessible by connecting the mathematics with the practicalities of RF power amplifier design. Uniquely, the book explains how systematically to evaluate a model's accuracy and validity, compares model types and offers recommendations as to which model to use in which situation.

    • ASIN: 0521881730