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A Miniaturized CMOS MMIC Bandpass Filter with Stable Center Frequency for 2GHz Application
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 Title & Authors
A Miniaturized CMOS MMIC Bandpass Filter with Stable Center Frequency for 2GHz Application
Kang, In Ho; Guan, Xin;
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 Abstract
A miniaturized CMOS bandpass filter for a single RF transceiver system is presented, using diagonally end-shorted coupled lines and lumped capacitors. In contrast to conventional miniaturized coupled line filters, it is proven that the effective permittivity variation of the coupled transmission line has no effect on shifting the center frequency when the bandpass filter is highly miniaturized. A bandpass filter at a center frequency of 2 GHz was fabricated by CMOS technology. The insertion loss with the die area of is -5.14 dB. Simulated results are well agreed with the easurements. It also verify the center frequency stability in the compact size bandpass filter.
 Keywords
stable center frequency;effective permittivity;coplanar coupled line;miniaturized bandpass filter;CMOS technology;
 Language
English
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