Speakers Bureau

Latest technology and technological challenges in oscillator design

Ajay K. Poddar

Synergy Microwave Corp., 201 McLean Boulevard, Paterson, NJ 07504,

Tel: 201-560-3806

Fax: 973-881-8361

Abstract: The oscillator circuit is, an important and critical module for modern communication system, being traded simultaneously by increase in the operational frequency, improved phase noise performance, wider bandwidth, and decrease in physical dimensions. The resulting physical design...


Fundamental and Harmonic Mode Self-Oscillating Mixers

Professor Carlos E. Saavedra

Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6, Canada

Tel: +1-613-533-2807

Mixers and their local oscillators are often designed in a modular fashion, meaning that, to a large extent, they are designed as isolated blocks that are eventually interconnected together. On the other hand, if the mixer and its local oscillator are viewed as a unified circuit, some new and...