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DESIGN OF COMPACT DUAL-BAND FILTER IN MULTILAYER LTCC WITH CROSS COUPLING

By C. Zhou, Y.-X. Guo, L. Wang, and W. Wu

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Abstract:
A very compact low temperature co-fired ceramic (LTCC) dual-band filter is designed based on the proposed novel cross-coupling structure in this paper. A six-pole dual-band filter with four transmission zeros is synthesized using an analytical procedure. By incorporating the proposed novel cross-coupling structure and analyzing the coupling characteristic, the dual-band filter is realized with canonical topology in multilayer LTCC. It is demonstrated by the simulation and experiment that the proposed dual-band filter has both compact size and good selectivity.

Citation:
C. Zhou, Y.-X. Guo, L. Wang, and W. Wu, "Design of Compact Dual-Band Filter in Multilayer LTCC with Cross Coupling," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 135, 515-525, 2013.
doi:10.2528/PIER12102308
http://www.jpier.org/PIER/pier.php?paper=12102308

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