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By S. Asadi and M. C. E. Yagoub

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Based on the active coupled line concept, a novel approach for efficient noise performance modeling of millimeter-wave field-effect transistors is proposed. This distributed model considers the effect of wave propagation along the device electrodes, which can significantly affect the noise performance especially in the millimeter-wave range. By solving the multi-conductor transmission line equations, using the Finite-Difference Time-Domain technique, this procedure can accurately determine the noise correlation matrix of the transistor and then its noise performance.

S. Asadi and M. C. E. Yagoub, " efficient time - domain noise modeling approach for millimeter - wave fets ," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 107, 129-146, 2010.

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