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Empirical Modeling of Microwave Devices

  • Course code: FMCC010
  • Course higher education credits: 7.5
  • Graduate school: Microtechnology and Nanoscience
  • Course is normally given: Every second year in LP 4 (even years)
  • Language: The course will be given in English
  • Nordic Five Tech (N5T): This course is free for PhD students from N5T universities
The course objective is to teach methods commonly used in the microwave community for empirical device modeling, i.e. for development of small- and large signal models from measurements and physical understanding of dominant device mechanisms.
  • M. Rudolph, "Introduction to modelling HBTs," Artech House, 2006.
  • S. Maas, "Nonlinear Microwave Circuits," IEEE Press, 1997 (2nd ed. Artech House, 2003)
  • M. Golio, "Microwave MESFET's and HEMT's," Artech House, 1991
  • P. Antognetti and G. Massobrio, "Semiconductor device modeling with SPICE," McGraw Hill, 1988
  • C. Fager, "Microwave FET modeling and applications," Ph.D. thesis, Chalmers, 2001
  • M. Garcia, "Experimentally based HFET modeling for microwave and millimeter wave applications," Ph.D. thesis, Chalmers, 1998
  • K. Yhland, "Resistive FET mixers," Ph.D. thesis, Chalmers, 1999.
Examiner: Christian Fager /
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