Evaluating my thesis work i would like to thank matthew leung for his extensive help in mixer design and rf simulations, kevin chuang for his help in inl/dnl estimation. Design of rf and microwave parametric amplifiers and power upconverters a thesis presented to the academic faculty by blake raymond gray in partial ful llment. Delta-sigma modulated rf transmitters thesis directed by professorzoya popovi c this thesis presents the analysis, design, and measurements of the front end of a bandpass delta-sigma modulated rf transmitter currently, there is considerable interest in \direct digital rf transmitters for simultane.
Novel rf microelectromechanical systems tunable filters with adjustable spurious suppression a thesis by vikram sekar submitted to the oﬃce of graduate studies of. Software defined radio receiver application with web-based interface bsc thesis thesis supervisors: péter horváth, phd approve its wide use in radio frequency (rf) communication devices of today and tomorrow as more and more integrated radio the software covered by this thesis was designed in the hope to give something useful. Introduction this application note is designed to help the reader understand how balun transformers can be used in today’s rf/microwave communication applications. In rf systems, the supply ripple can non-linearity transfer noise modulation on the supply to the output.
Compact power conditioning and rf systems for a high power rf a thesis presented to the faculty of the graduate school at the university of missouri-columbia _____ in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree master of science. My thesis advisor specializes in rf systems his area of interest is in software-defined radio, or sdr sdr is gaining much more popularity due to the availability of systems that can perform all of the traditional radio processing digitally. Cmos on-chip 3d inductor design & application in rf bio-sensing by hemanshu abbey a thesis presented in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree.
Design optimization and implementation for rf energy harvesting circuits a thesis presented by ufuk muncuk to the department of engineering in partial fulﬁlment of. Contact modeling of an rf mems switch a thesis presented by yan du to the department of electrical and computer engineering in partial fulfillment of the requirements. Esd protection circuits for advanced cmos technologies a dissertation submitted to the department of electrical engineering and the committee on graduate studies. Forensic characterization of rf circuits a dissertation submitted to the faculty of purdue university by anthony frank martone in partial ful llment of the depositing the thesis special thanks to dr eugene lin, dr cuneyt taskiran, and aravind mikkilineni for their camaraderie in the trenches of ee-32 and the viper. 24 are evaluated for the side-looking case another rx rf chain was built using this board and the s21 of the rf front end was measured in the lab3 and 25 the side-looking receiver design will also allow for additional snr from coherent integration and tested in-house32 the actual gain of the receiver will be greater than the required.
To the graduate council: i am submitting herewith a dissertation written by chunna zhang entitled ―reconfigurable rf front end components for multi-radio platform applications. Studies in laser photo-cathode rf guns a dissertation presented by xiangyun chang to the graduate school in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy in physics stony brook university december, 2005 ii iii abstract of the dissertation. Radio frequency (rf) heating is a novel heat treatment that has been explored for control of pests and pathogens in several agricultural commodities such as fresh fruits, dry nuts, food grains, legumes and flours. This thesis is brought to you for free and open access by the graduate school at scholar commons it has been accepted for inclusion in graduate theses and dissertations by an authorized administrator of scholar commons. The primary goal of this thesis is to study the performance of digital rf phase shifters fabricated using additive manufacturing techniques chapter 2 contains a brief overview of the.
University of california, san diego 5 ghz cmos lna/receiver design for wireless local area networks a dissertation submitted in partial satisfaction of the. Fdtd modeling of rf and microwave circuits with active and lumped components by bharatha yajaman, be a thesis in electrical engineering submitted to the graduate faculty. Wireless battery charging system using radio frequency energy harvesting by daniel w harrist bs, university of pittsburgh, 2001 master of science university of pittsburgh 2004 university of pittsburgh school of engineering this thesis was presented by daniel w harrist it was defended on july 12, 2004.
Characterization of rf and dc magnetron reactive sputtered tio2 thin films for gas sensors r yordanova, s boyadjieva,b, v georgievac adepartment of microelectronics, technical university of sofia, 8 kl ohridski blvd, 1756, sofia, bulgaria. 150 chapter 5 the mechanism of ni(ipr pybox) complexes as asymmetric negishi c c coupling catalysts 51 abstract the 2,6-bis(4-isopropyl-2-oxazolin-2-yl)pyridine (ipr-pybox) ligand, when combined with a nickel. This thesis focuses on the design of uwb radio frequency (rf) front-end transceivers, power scavenging andpower management systems for low power wireless sensor networks.