Vol. 6

Front:[PDF file] Back:[PDF file]
Latest Volume
All Volumes
All Issues
2009-02-16

V-Band Quadrature Phase Shift Keying Demodulator Using Wr-12 Six-Port

By Nazih Khaddaj Mallat, Emilia Moldovan, and Serioja Ovidiu Tatu
Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 6, 193-199, 2009
doi:10.2528/PIERL09011307

Abstract

A direct 61 GHz demodulator, based on a rectangular waveguide (WR-12) six-port, is presented in this letter. The six-port device, composed of four 90° hybrid couplers fabricated in a metal block of brass, is implemented in ADS software. Good agreement between QPSK demodulation results using an ideal six-port model and a second one, based on the S-parameter measurements of a 61 GHz hybrid coupler, is achieved.

Citation


Nazih Khaddaj Mallat, Emilia Moldovan, and Serioja Ovidiu Tatu, "V-Band Quadrature Phase Shift Keying Demodulator Using Wr-12 Six-Port," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 6, 193-199, 2009.
doi:10.2528/PIERL09011307
http://www.jpier.org/PIERL/pier.php?paper=09011307

References


    1. IEEE 802.15.3, "Channel model literature summary and capacity calculations,", http://www.ieee802.org/15/pub/TG3ccontributions.html.

    2. Fisher, R., "60 GHz WPAN standardization within IEEE 802.15.3c," 2007 International Symposium on Signals, Systems, and Electronics, 103-105, IEEE catalog Number 07EX1869C, 2007.
    doi:10.1109/35.978061

    3. Smulders, P., "Exploiting the 60 GHz band for local wireless multimedia access: Prospects and future directions," IEEE Communications Magazine, Vol. 1, 140-147, 2002.

    4. Engen, G. F., "The six-port reflectometer: An alternative network analyzer," IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 25, 1077-1079, Dec. 1977S.

    5. Tatu, S. O. and E. Moldovan, "V-band multiport heterodyne receiver for high-speed communication systems," EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, Vol. 2007, 7, Article ID 34358, 2007.
    doi:10.1155/2007/34358

    6. Shen, G.-F., X.-M. Zhang, H. Chi, and X.-F. Jin, "Microwave/millimeter-wave generation using multi-wavelength photonic crystal fiber brillouin laser," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 80, 307-320, 2008.
    doi:10.2528/PIER08051404

    7. Costanzo, S., I. Venneri, G. Di Massa, and G. Amendola, "Hybrid array antenna for broadband millimeter-wave applications," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 83, 173-183, 2008.

    8. Mead, J. B. and R. E. McIntosh, "Millimeter-wave polarimetric radars," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 03, 391-150, 1990.
    doi:10.1163/156939306775701687

    9. Mizuno, M., C. Otani, K. Kawase, Y. Kurihara, K. Shindo, Y. Ogawa, and H. Matsuki, "Monitoring the frozen state of freezing media by using millimeter waves," Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications, Vol. 20, No. 3, 341-349, 2006.
    doi:10.2528/PIERL07120604

    10. Oka, S., H. Togo, N. Kukutsu, and T. Nagatsuma, "Latest trends in millimeter-wave imaging technology," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 1, 197-204, 2008.
    doi:10.1109/TMTT.2003.810128

    11. Park, J. Y., S. S. Jeon, Y.Wang, and T. Itoh, "Integrated antenna with direct conversion circuitry for broad-band millimeter-wave communications," IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 51, 1482-1488, 2003.
    doi:10.2528/PIERL08012702

    12. Shamsinejad, S., M. Soleimani, and N. Komjani, "Novel enhanced and miniaturized 90°coupler for 3g Eh mixers," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 3, 43-50, 2008.
    doi:10.1163/156939303322226365

    13. Mohra, A., A. F. Sheta, and S. F. Mahmoud, "A small size 3 dB 0°/180°microstrip ring couplers," Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications, Vol. 17, No. 5, 707-718, 2003.
    doi:10.2528/PIER06100502

    14. Sharma, R., T. Chakravarty, S. Bhooshan, and A. B. Bhattacharyya, "Design of a novel 3 dB microstrip backward wave coupler using defected ground structure," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 65, 261-273, 2006.