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Efficiency Versus Embedding Impedance Of Millimeter Wave Schottky-Varactor Multipliers
Author(s): Timo J. Tolmunen; Antti V. Raisanen; Arto O. Lehto
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Paper Abstract

The efficiency of a frequency multiplier depends on the varactor parameters and the embedding impedances seen by the diode at fundamental and harmonic frequencies. In this study mm-wave doublers and other multipliers were simulated by computer to find optimum embedding impedances for a given diode. A scaled model was constructed in order to search for optimum impedances for broadband multipliers in practice.

Paper Details

Date Published: 21 April 1986
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 0598, Instrumentation for Submillimeter Spectroscopy, (21 April 1986); doi: 10.1117/12.952345
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Timo J. Tolmunen, Helsinki University of Technology (Finland)
Antti V. Raisanen, Helsinki University of Technology (Finland)
Arto O. Lehto, Helsinki University of Technology (Finland)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0598:
Instrumentation for Submillimeter Spectroscopy
Erik L. Kollberg, Editor(s)

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