Microwave Journal

2003 Editorial Index

December 1, 2003

ANTENNAS


Everett, Carl L .
"Using Guided Wavelength as a Basis for the Design of Dielectric Rod Antennas," No. 5, p. 222.

Haupt, Randy
"Generating a Plane Wave in the Near Field with a Planar Array Antenna," No. 9, p. 152.

Jang, Yong-Woong and Ho-Sub Shin
"A Wideband and High Gain Microstrip Four-slot Antenna Array," No. 1, p. 134.

Neelakanta. P.S., A.K. Stampalia and D. De Groff
"An Actively-controlled Microwave Reflecting Surface with Binary-pattern Modulation," No. 12, p. 22.

Volkov, Victor, Michael Parnes and Victor Korolkov
"A Low Cost Pencil-beam Microstrip Antenna at 76.5 GHz," No. 1, p. 110.

CAD/CAM

Alimenti, F., G. Stopponi, V. Palazzari, P. Placidi, L. Roselli, A. Scorzoni and P. Ciampolini
"Numerical FDTD Modeling of Silicon Integrated Spiral Inductors," No. 8, p. 68.

Amorese, Gregory L.
"Developing Sophisticated Models for Capacitors, Inductors and Other Passive Components," No. 3, p. 120.

Dindo, Philip F.
"Interactive Interdigital Filter Design Using MMICAD Software," No. 1, p. 140.

Dunleavy, L., W. Clausen and T. Weller
"Pulsed I-V for Nonlinear Modeling," No. 3, p. 68.

Gandhi, Daniel and Christopher Lyons
"Mixer Spur Analysis with Concurrently Swept LO, RF and IF: Tools and Techniques," No. 5, p. 212.

Park, Jun-Seok
"An Equivalent Circuit and Modeling Method for Defected Ground Structure and Its Application to the Design of Microwave Circuits," No. 11, p. 22.

Sainz, N., I. Gutierrez, A. Munõz, J. deNõ, E. Hernández and A. Garciá-Alonso
"A Novel Simulation Tool for PN Junction Varactors Based on Finite Difference Approximations," No. 2, p. 64.

COMPONENTS/SUBSYSTEMS

Bera, S.C., P.S. Bharadwaj, R.V. Singh and V.K. Garg
"A Diode Linearizer for Microwave Power Amplifiers," No. 11, p. 102.

Bhargava, Anurag
"Design of a MESFET Frequency Multiplier - Theory and Simulation," No. 6, p. 66.

Billings, Rodger and Tony Edridge
"Ferrite Circulator Switches and Their Applications," No. 11, p. 124.

Falcon, Carl
"Adding a Low Data Rate Radio ASSP to an ISM Application," No. 10, p. 22.

Hernández, E., R. Berenguer, J. Aguilera, J. Ibarguren and I. Gutierrez
"A Fully Integrated CMOS VCO for DCS-1800 Direct Conversion Receivers," No. 9, p. 182.

Hofbauer, Gerhard A.
"A Low Noise Wideband Microwave Oscillator Using a Tunable Microstrip Combline Filter," No. 2, p. 82.

Hofbauer, Gerhard A.
"A Universal Oscillator Analysis Technique that Accurately Estimates Frequency and Output Power," No. 9, p. 110.

Jang, Byung-Jun, In-Bok Yom and Moon-Que Lee
"A Voltage-controlled PIN Diode Attenuator Using an Accurate PIN Diode Model," No. 4, p. 86.

Jeong, Yong-Chae, Young-Jean Song, In-Ju Oh and Chul-Dong Kim
"A Novel Adaptive Feedforward Amplifier Using an Analog Controller," No. 4, p. 76.

Jordan, Jerry
"Gold Stud Bumps in Flip-chip Applications," No. 3, p. 86.

Kang, In-Ho and Jin-San Park
"A Reduced-size Power Divider Using the Coupled Line Equivalent to a Lumped Inductor," No. 7, p. 72.

Kim, Sang Won, Han Yu Cho, Young Kim, Ik Soo Chang and Won Woo Lee
"Design of a Predistorter Controlling Individual Orders of Intermodulation Using a New Harmonic Generator," No. 4, p. 106.

Kitaev, Yuriy and Aleksey Shulga
"Multicriteria VCO Design," No. 6, p. 78.

Kumar, Raj, N. Gupta, K.P.M. Bhat and R. Sreehari Rao
"Design and Evaluation of a High Selectivity Combline Bandpass Filter," No. 11, p. 90.

Lindner, Alan
"High Speed Digital Packaging," No. 5, p. 248.

Macchiarella, Giuseppe and Alberto Bovatti
"A Novel Class of High Selectivity Filters and Duplexers in Microstrip Technology," No. 7, p. 22.

Rosenberg, James J., Michael P. DeLisio, Blythe C. Deckman, Chun-Tung Cheung and David B. Rutledge
"The Grid Amplifier: Enabling High Power Millimeter-wave Systems," No. 12, p. 64.

Woo, Young Yun, Youngoo Yang, Jaehyok Yi, Joongjin Nam, Jeonghyeon Cha and Bumman Kim
"An Adaptive Feedforward Amplifier for WCDMA Base Stations Using Imperfect Signal Cancellation," No. 4, p. 22.

Yen, Cheng-Chi and Huey-Ru Chuang
"A 2.4 GHz CMOS Power Amplifier with 20 dBm Output Power for Bluetooth and WLAN Applications," No. 1, p. 122.

Zhao, Jianing, Xiaowei Zhu, Jianyi Zhou and Jin Liu
"An RF Module Design for a Multi-mode Handset," No. 1, p. 102.

COVERS

Agilent Technologies
"A Nonlinear Circuit Simulation Model for GaAs and InP Heterojunction Bipolar Transistors," No. 12, p. 126.

Anritsu Co.
"Power Meters with 20 MHz Bandwidth Designed for Communications, Wireless and Aerospace Applications," No. 8, p. 102.

Ansoft Corp.
"HFSS Software for Next-generation Design," No. 1, p. 148.

Applied Wave Research Inc.
"RF Closure Shortens the Product Development Process," No. 3, p. 126.

Hittite Microwave Corp.
"MMIC LNAs for Wireless Infrastructure Applications," No. 11, p. 130.

K&L Microwave Inc.
"A Modular Switch Filter Bank," No. 2, p. 148.

Mini-Circuits
"An X-band, Low Cost, LTCC Double-balanced Mixer," No. 10, p. 104.

MITEQ Inc.
"High Performance Comb Generator Multipliers," No. 4, p. 116.

RF Micro Devices
"Breakthrough Power Amplifier Module for Handset Applications," No. 6, p. 110.

Synergy Microwave Corp.
"A Unique Approach to the Design of Surface-mount RF Components," No. 7, p. 80.

DESIGN

Amoroso, Frank
"Overcoming Hard Limiter Suppression," No. 2, p. 114.

Géron, E. and J. Lewiner
"A Low Power Consumption Architecture for Mobile Phones Above 1800 MHz," No. 9, p. 134.

Hillstrom, Tim L.
"A Deterministic Method for Optimizing VSWR," No. 11, p. 117.

Rabany, Antoine, Long Nguyen and Dave Rice
"Memory Effect Reduction for LDMOS Bias Circuits," No. 2, p. 124.

Smith, J.L.
"A Method to Predict the Level of Intermodulation Products in Broadband Power Amplifiers," No. 2, p. 62.

Wei, Y.Y., P. Gale and E. Korolkiewicz
"Effects of Grounding and Bias Circuit on the Performance of High Frequency Linear Amplifiers," No. 2, p. 98.

Zhang, Yang
"Cross-modulation in a CDMA Mobile Phone Receiver," No. 10, p. 72.

DEVICES

Bertram, Pierre
"Fast and Accurate High Power Device Characterization with a Microstrip SOL Method," No. 5, p. 230.

Centeno-Calero, Clara E.
"Design of a TRM Calibration Kit for the ZMA Coaxial Interface Using Ansoft HFSS," No. 6, p. 88.

Hui, Ping
"Application of GTEM Cells to Wireless Communication Transceiver Designs," No. 9, p. 168.

Krishnamurthi, Kathiravan and Stephen P. Jurgiel
"Specification and Measurement of Local Oscillator Noise in Integrated Circuit Base Station Mixers," No. 4, p. 96.

Rodriguez-Tellez, J., N.T. Ali, K.A. Mezher, T. Fernandez, A. Mediavilla, A. Tazon and G. Rafael
"Dependency of IV Characteristics of a MESFET Device on Frequency and Electric Field," No. 11, p. 72.

Tsang, T.K., M.N. El-Gamal, W.S. Best and H.J. De Los Santos
"Wide Tuning Range RF-MEMS Varactors Fabricated Using the PolyMUMPs Foundry," No. 8, p. 22.

Vondran, David
"The Importance of Phase Accuracy in Differential VNA Measurements," No. 3, p. 104.

PRODUCT FEATURES

Agilent Technologies
"Software for Creation of Custom Radar Pulse Patterns," No. 3, p. 148.

Cascade Microtech Inc.
"Enterprise Software for RF Device Characterization," No. 3, p. 132.

CMC Wireless Components
"A Broadband Package Utilizing High Thermal Performance Aluminum Nitride," No. 4, p. 122.

Delta Microwave
"Ultra Linear Bandpass Filters," No. 3, p. 154.

Dielectric Laboratories Inc.
"Ultra-low ESR Microwave Multilayer Capacitors," No. 11, p. 160.

Dow-Key Microwave Corp.
"Subminiature Broadband Coaxial Switches for VXI Applications," No. 11, p. 154.

Eagleware Corp.
"New Enhancements for the GENESYS Software Suite," No. 1, p. 153.

EMS Technologies Inc.
"Miniaturized Ferrite Switch Networks," No. 7, p. 98.

Etenna Corp .
"A Small, Low Cost Antenna for WLAN and Bluetooth Applications," No. 2, p. 158.

Flomerics
"An Enhanced 3D-TLM Solver," No. 3, p. 142.

Focus Microwaves Inc.
"An Intelligent Microwave Tuner," No. 5, p. 284.

W.L. Gore & Associates Inc.
"Lightweight Spaceflight Microwave Cable Assemblies," No. 12, p. 140.

Honeywell
"Radio On a Chip for Affordable Wireless Networking," No. 9, p. 204.

Huber + Suhner
"An Ultrabroadband Indoor Antenna with Style," No. 7, p. 104.

Inphi Corp.
"High Frequency Prescalers for Advanced Synthesizer Applications," No. 8, p. 112.

Inter-Continental Microwave (ICM)
"Custom Test Fixtures Using Bolt-on Transitions and Calibration Kits," No. 9, p. 218.

International Manufacturing Services Inc.
"Chip Terminations with Integrated Matching for Improved VSWR," No. 11, p. 140.

ITT Industries Inc.
"A Dynamic Approach to Synthesizer Design," No. 5, p. 270.

Johanson Technology Inc.
"A Compact Dual-band Antenna for WLAN Applications," No. 9, p. 223.

Kaben Research
"A 4 GHz Fractional-N Synthesizer for Multi-mode Wireless Applications," No. 7, p. 88.

MCE/KDI Integrated Products
"A 28 GHz 2 x 16 Antenna T/R Switch Matrix," No. 1, p. 168.

MCE/KDI Integrated Products
"A Cost-effective Solution for Frequency Conversion of BTS Transmitters," No. 8, p. 120.

Mimix Broadband Inc.
"A 35 to 45 GHz Low Noise or Buffer Amplifier with Wide Dynamic Range," No. 9, p. 226.

Motorola Semiconducteurs S.A.S.
"100 W RF Transistor for 900 MHz Cellular Applications," No. 4, p. 128.

Nurad Technologies Inc.
"Dual Slant Linearly Polarized Antenna for Broadband High Power Applications," No. 5, p. 280.

Osprey Metals Ltd.
"Controlled Expansion Alloys for High Reliability Packaging Solutions," No. 1, p. 160.

Renaissance Electronics Corp. (REC)
"High Power Surface-mount Circulators and Isolators," No. 2, p. 152.

Sirenza Microdevices
"Active CATV Splitters with High Isolation and Linearity," No. 8, p. 106.

Sonnet Software Inc.
"Conformal Subsections for Accurate EM Analysis," No. 6, p. 116.

Spacek Labs Inc.
"New Types of Millimeter-wave Noise Sources," No. 4, p. 134.

Temex
"Two New High Performance Resonator Materials," No. 6, p. 122.

Temex
"High Performance UMTS Circulators and Isolators," No. 11, p. 146.

Trilithic
"Precision Phase and Amplitude Matched IF Filters for Monopulse Radar," No. 7, p. 112.

TriQuint Semiconductor Inc.
"A Cellular Band Power Amplifier/Duplexer Module," No. 4, p. 142.

TriQuint Semiconductor Inc
. "A VSAT Packaged HPA for Ground Terminal and Digital Radio Applications," No. 10, p. 119.

Wide Band Systems Inc.
"Miniature Ultra-high Speed Synthesizer for 2.25 to 18 GHz Applications," No. 12, p. 136.

WJ Communications
"Integrated Variable Gain Amplifiers," No. 10, p. 110. X2Y Attenuators LLC "A High Frequency Broadband Filter," No. 9, p. 212.

SPECIAL REPORTS

Cheadle, Shawn
"Defense Priority Ratings: Know the Rules," No. 6, p. 102.

Dietrich, C.B., Jr., R.M. Barts, W.L. Stutzman and W.A. Davis
"Trends in Antennas for Wireless Communications," No. 1, p. 22.

McKenna, Ted
"Flash in the Plan," No. 12, p. 80.

Mumford, Richard
"Microwave in Europe: Trends Shaping the Future," No. 9, p. 80.

Shively, David
"Ultra-wideband Radio - The New Part 15," No. 2, p. 132.

SYSTEMS

Hsieh, Tsang-Yen and Nai-Chueh Wang
"A GSM Standard Band Selective Repeater," No. 5, p. 238.

Maloratsky, Leo G.
"An Aircraft Single-antenna FM Radio Altimeter," No. 5, p. 196.

Sadowy, G.A., A.C. Berkun, W. Chun, E. Im and S.L. Durden
"Development of an Advanced Airborne Precipitation Radar," No. 1, p. 84.

TEST AND MEASUREMENT

Damaskos, Nickander J. and Benuel J. Kelsall
"Cavity Techniques for Substrate Properties at Microwave/Millimeter-wave Bands," No. 12, p. 112.

TUTORIAL SERIES

Aleiner, Boris
"The Concept of Predistortion," No. 10, p. 82.

Crook, David
"Hybrid Synthesizer Tutorial," No. 2, p. 20.

Maloratsky, Leo G.
"Quarter-wavelength N-way Power Dividers/ Combiners: Historical Aspects and New Modifications," No. 9, p. 194.

Pattan, Bruno
"A Brief Exposure to Ultra-wideband Signaling," No. 12, p. 104.

Wartenberg, Scott
"RF Coplanar Probe Basics," No. 3, p. 20.

Wartenberg, Scott
"RF Test Fixture Basics," No. 6, p. 22.

Whitlow, Dana
"Design and Operation of Automatic Gain Control Loops for Receivers in Modern Communications Systems," No. 5, p. 254.

WIRELESS SYMPOSIUM AND EXHIBITION 2003

Penton Wireless Systems Design Exhibition Showcase
No. 1, p. 78. 2003

Penton Wireless Systems Design Exhibitors
No. 1, p. 82. 2003

Penton Wireless Systems Design Show Guide
No. 1, p. 72.

2003 MTT-S CONFERENCE

Bashore, Frank
"IMS 2003 - Upbeat and Interesting in Philadelphia," No. 8, p. 90.

Howe, Harlan, Jr.
"Attending the Conference," No. 5, p. 32.

Pennsylvania Convention Center Floor Plan
No. 5, p. 66.

Snyder, Richard V.
"Welcome to the 2003 International Microwave Symposium," No. 5, p. 26.

Witt, Walter
"Philadelphia: So Much to Do, So Little Time," No. 5, p. 44.

2003 IEEE MTT-S IMS Technical Program
No. 5, p. 68.

2003 IMS Exhibitors
No. 5, p. 56.

2003 EuMC CONFERENCE

European Microwave Exhibition 2003
No. 9, p. 50.

Muhlbauer, Patrizia
"Munich: Communicating Contrasts and Contradictions," No. 9, p. 36.

Mumford, Richard
"Attending European Microwave Week 2003," No. 9, p. 28.

Schmidt, Lorenz-Peter and Charles Ayotte
"Welcome to European Microwave Week 2003," No. 9, p. 24.

SUPPLEMENT FEATURES

Aeroflex/Weinschel Inc.
"100 W Hot Switching Programmable Attenuators," No. 11, p. 25.

CAD, Test and Measurement Directory
No. 11, p. 6.

dBm Corp.
"AWGN Generators with Precise Control of Resolution and Noise Density," No. 11, p. 23.

Eagleware Corp.
"A Nonlinear Model Compiler for RF/Microwave Engineers," No. 11, p. 17.

Howe, Harlan, Jr.
"2003 Connector, Cable and Cable Assembly Survey," No. 3, p. 8.

IMS Connector Systems
"MIM Technology for RF Connector Production," No. 3, p. 16.

M/A-COM Inc.
"Self-locking Connectors to Reduce Aircraft Service Times," No. 3, p. 22.

Miracco, Ted
"Recent Advances in EDA Software Solutions for Improved RFIC Design Flows," No. 11, p. 12.

Radiall
"Quick Mating N Connectors for RF Applications," No. 3, p. 28.

Rohde & Schwarz GmbH & Co. KG
"A Two-path Vector Signal Generator," No. 11, p. 20.

Storm Products
"Precision Test Cable Assemblies to 40 GHz," No. 3, p. 30.