Phelma Formation 2022

Advanced millimetre waves design - 5PMRCMA6

  • Number of hours

    • Lectures 15.0
    • Projects 0
    • Tutorials 15.0
    • Internship 0
    • Laboratory works 0


    ECTS 1.5


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Session 1 : 80% note DS écrit de 2h (en présentiel ou en visioconférence) + 20% note contrôle continu des intervenants industriels (en présentiel ou en visioconférence)
Session 2 : 80% remplacement de la note du DS par un oral (en présentiel ou en visioconférence) + 20% note contrôle continu des intervenants industriels (en présentiel ou en visioconférence)

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Course list
Curriculum->Alternance MT->Semester 9


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[2] A. Bautista et al, “Recent advances of CMOS/BiCMOS tunable circuits for mm-wave application” , 45th European Microwave Conference, Worshop 03, Technologies overview for mm-wave tunable circuits, Paris, France, 6 Sept 2015., 2004 .
[3] [MAN-2006] A. M. Mangan, et al, “De-embedding transmission line measurements for accurate modeling of IC designs,” IEEE TED, vol. 53, no. 2, pp. 235-241, Feb. 2006.
[4] [QUE-2010] T. Quemerais , et al, “65-, 45-, and 32-nm Aluminium and Copper Transmission-Line Model at Millimeter-Wave Frequencies,” IEEE T-MTT, vol. 58, no. 9, pp. 2426-2433, Sept. 2010.
[5] [CAT-2007] A. Cathelin , et al, “Design for millimeter-wave applications in silicon technologies,” in Proc. 33rd Eur. SSCC., Munich, Germany, 11-13 Sept. 2007, pp. 464-471.
[6] [AVE-2008] G. Avenier , et al, “0.13 µm SiGe BiCMOS technology for mm-wave applications,” in 2008 Bipolar/BiCMOS Circuits and Technology Meeting, Monteray, CA, USA, 13-15 Oct. 2008, pp. 89–92.
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[8] [PEL-2008] S. Pellerano , et al, “A 64 GHz LNA With 15.5 dB Gain and 6.5 dB NF in 90 nm CMOS,” IEEE JSSC, vol. 43, no 7, pp. 1542?1552, July. 2008.
[SIL-2007] A. Siligaris , et al, “CPW and discontinuities modeling for circuit design up to 110 GHz in SOI CMOS technology,” in Proc. 2007 RFIC Symposium, Honolulu, HI, USA, 3-5 Jun 2007, pp. 295 - 298.
[9] [VEC-2009] F. Vecchi , et al, “Design of Low-Loss Transmission Lines in Scaled CMOS by Accurate Electromagnetic Simulations,” IEEE JSSC, vol. 44, no. 9, pp. 2605-2615, Sept. 2009.
[10][LAI-2007] I. C. H. Lai et al, “High-Q Slow-Wave Transmission Line for Chip Area Reduction on Advanced CMOS Processes,” in Proc. IEEE Int. Conf. on Microelectronic Test Structures, Tokyo, Japan, 19-22 March 2007, pp. 192-195.
[11][LEE-2010] J. J. Lee et al, “A Slow-Wave Microstrip Line With a High-Q and a High Dielectric Constant for Millimeter-Wave CMOS Application,” IEEE Microw. Wireless Compon. Lett, vol. 20, no. 7, pp. 381-383, July 2010.
[12] D. Kaddour et al, “High-Q Slow-Wave Coplanar Transmission lines on 0.35-µm CMOS Process,” IEEE Microw. Wireless Compon. Lett, vol.19, no.9, pp.542-544, Sept. 2009.
[13] A.-L. Franc et al, “Compact high-Q, low-loss mmW transmission lines and power splitters in RF CMOS technology,” in Proc. Int. Microwave Symp., Baltimore, MD, United States, June 2011.
[14] J. Wu, “Microstrip Power Divider with Capacitive Stubs Loading for Miniaturisation and Harmonic Suppression,” Microwave Technology Computational Electromagnetics (ICMTCE), 2011 IEEE International Conference on, pp. 237-239, 2011.
[15] M. H. Awida et al, “Compact rat-race hybrid coupler using meander space-filling curves,” Microw. Opt. Technol. Lett., vol. 48, no. 3, pp. 606-609, March 2006.
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[18] S. Horst et al, “Modified Wilkinson Power Dividers for Millimeter-Wave Integrated Circuits,” IEEE Trans. Microw. Theory Tech., vol. 55, no. 11, 2439-2446, Nov 2007.
[19] F. Burdin et al, “Flexible and Miniaturized Power Divider,” International Journal on Microwave and Wireless Technologies, , Online Publication, N° 3, March 2015.
[20] M. K. Mandal et al, “Reduced-Length Rat-Race Couplers,” IEEE Trans. Microw. Theory Techn., Vol. 55, no. 12, pp. 2593-2998, Dec. 2007.
[21] F. Burdin et al, “Millimeter-Wave Rat-Race Balun in a CMOS 65 nm Technology with Slow-Wave Transmission lines and innovative topology,” 32nd Progress In Electromagnetics Research Symposium, PIERS 2012, Moscow, 19-23 August, 2012.
[22] H.-R. Ahn et al, “Arbitrary power division branch-line hybrid terminated by arbitrary impedances,” Electron. Lett., Vol. 35, no. 7, pp. 572-574, April 1999.
[23] T. La Rocca et al, “Millimeter-Wave CMOS Digital Controlled Artificial Dielectric Differential Mode Transmission Lines for Reconfigurable ICs,” in Proc. Int. Microwave Symp., Atlanta, GA, United States, June 2008.
[24] T. La Rocca et al, “60 GHz CMOS Amplifiers Using Transformer-Coupling and Artificial Dielectric Differential Transmission Lines for Compact Design,” IEEE Journal on Solid States Circuits, Vol. 44, no. 5, May 2009.
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[27] C. Zech et al., “An Ultra-Broadband Low-Noise Traveling-Wave Amplifier Based on 50nm InGaAs mHEMT Technology,” 7th German Microwave Conference, GeMiC, 2012.
[28] D. Fritsche et al., “A trimmable cascaded distributed amplifier with 1,6 THz Gain-Frequency product,” IEEE Transactions on Terahertz Science and Technologie, 14th Oct. 2015.