Search for dissertations about: "sideband separating mixers"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words sideband separating mixers.

  1. 1. Advanced Schottky Diode Receiver Front-Ends for Terahertz Applications

    Author : Peter Sobis; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; terahertz electronics; TRL-calibration; frequency converters; down converters; phase shifters; S-parameter measurements; Schottky diodes; subharmonic mixers; radiometers; terahertz technology; submillimetre wave technology; heterodyne receivers; differential phase shifters; sideband separating mixers;

    Abstract : This thesis treats the development of high frequency circuits for increased functionality of terahertz receiver front-ends based on room temperature Schottky diode technology. This includes the study of novel circuit integration schemes, packaging concepts as well as new measurement and characterisation techniques. READ MORE

  2. 2. Improved components for 2SB THz receivers with enhanced sideband rejection performance

    Author : Hawal Marouf Rashid; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Thin-film Circuits; S-parameters Measurements; Sideband Separating Receivers; Superconducting Circuits; Millimetre Wave Mixers; Directional Coupler; Terahertz Technology; Waveguide Directional Coupler;

    Abstract : The thesis presents work done in improving the sideband rejection ratio for 2SB cryogenic radio astronomy receivers in general, but more specifically, for the future Onsala 20 m 3-mm receiver system and the ALMA Band 5. In order to attain better than 15 dB sideband rejection ratio over the entire bandwidth (approximately 26% RF fractional bandwidth and one octave the IF bandwidth), it is necessary to improve both RF and IF hybrid assembly to optimum performance, i. READ MORE