Search for dissertations about: "submillimetre wave technology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 swedish dissertations containing the words submillimetre wave technology.

  1. 1. Photonic terahertz-wave generation, radiation and quasioptical integration

    Author : Biddut Kumar Banik; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; semiconductor device modelling; semiconductor diodes; III-V semiconductors; Catadioptric lens; imaging; dipole antennas; slot antennas; lens antennas; semiconductor heterojunctions; dielectric loaded antennas; optical mixers; photomixers; near-field imaging; computer aided engineering; indium compounds; millimetre wave imaging; near-field optics; submillimeter wave generation; photodiodes; terahertz sources; millimetre wave generation; submillimetre wave integrated circuits; microwave imaging; uni-travelling-carrier photodiodes;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with the uni-travelling-carrier photodiode (UTC-PD) based photonic generation of terahertz waves, antenna designs for the terahertz radiation and a novelcatadioptric lens for quasioptical integration.The ongoing and accomplished research work on the UTC-PD, its limitations and optimisation scopes for attaining higher bandwidth and higher output power have been discussed. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Photonic THz Generation and Quasioptical Integration for Imaging Applications

    Author : Biddut Kumar Banik; [2009]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; nondestructive evaluation; semiconductor device modelling; uni-travelling-carrier photodiodes; millimetre wave and submillimetre wave generation; III-V semiconductors; photomixers; terahertz sources.; catadioptric lens; microwave imaging; dielectric loaded antennas; terahertz imaging; lens antennas; millimetre wave and submillimetre wave imaging;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with the analysis and optimisation of the uni-travelling-carrier photodiode (UTC-PD) for continuous-wave generation in terahertz (THz) frequencyrange. Photonic THz generation using UTC-PDs is extremely promising as it offers wide tunability, adequate output power and room temperature operation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Subharmonic Sideband Separating Schottky Diode Mixer for Submillimetre Wave Applications

    Author : Peter Sobis; [2010]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY;

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  5. 5. Modelling of Terahertz Planar Schottky Diodes

    Author : Aik-Yean Tang; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; S-parameter extraction; Electro-thermal; Schottky diodes; Skin effect; Electromagnetic; Frequency multipliers; High-power frequency multiplier; Current crowding; Proximity effect; Submillimetre wave generation and detection; Geometric modelling; Gallium Arsenide;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with the modelling of THz planar Schottky diodes, focusing on analyses of the geometry- dependent parasitics and the diode chip thermal management. Moving towards higher operating frequencies, the electromagnetic couplings pose significant limitations on the diode performance. READ MORE