By Dixian Zhao, Patrick Reynaert
This ebook makes a speciality of the advance of layout recommendations and methodologies for 60-GHz and E-band energy amplifiers and transmitters at gadget, circuit and structure degrees. The authors exhibit the hot improvement of millimeter-wave layout options, specifically of energy amplifiers and transmitters, and offers novel layout strategies, akin to “power transistor structure” and “4-way parallel-series energy combiner”, that could improve the output strength and potency of energy amplifiers in a compact silicon sector. 5 state of the art 60-GHz and E-band designs with measured effects are confirmed to turn out the effectiveness of the layout recommendations and hands-on methodologies offered. This ebook serves as a worthwhile reference for circuit designers to strengthen millimeter-wave construction blocks for destiny 5G applications.