LEC # | Topics | Key Dates |
---|---|---|
1 | Overview of Course | |
2 | Transmission Line Theory | |
3 | S-parameters and Impedance Transformers | |
4 | Generalized Reflection Coefficient, Smith Chart, Passives | |
5 | High Speed Broadband Amplifiers |
HW #1 Due HW #2 Out |
6 | Enhancement of Broadband Amplifiers, Narrowband Amplifiers | |
7 | Noise Modeling in Amplifiers |
HW #2 Due HW #3 Out |
8 | Noise Figure, Impact of Amplifier Nonlinearities | |
9 | Low Noise Amplifiers |
HW #3 Due HW #4 Out |
10 | Mixers | |
11 | Voltage Controlled Oscillators |
HW #4 Due HW #5 Out |
12 | Noise in Voltage Controlled Oscillators | |
13 | High Speed Digital Logic | |
14 | High Speed Frequency Dividers |
HW #5 Due Project #1 Out |
15 | Integer-N Frequency Synthesizers | |
16 | Noise in Integer-N Frequency Synthesizers | |
17 | Advanced Frequency Synthesizers | |
18 | Design and Simulation of Synthesizers |
Project #1 Due HW #6 Out |
19 | Basics of Wireless Communication | |
20 | Performance Measures of Wireless Communication | |
21 | MSK Modulation and Clock and Data Recovery Circuits |
HW #6 Due Project #2 Out |
22 | Guest Lecture by Gu-Yeon Wei, Harvard University: Low-Power High-Speed Links | |
23 | Guest Lecture: Statistical Electronics | |
24 | Guest Lecture by Analog Devices: RF Power Amplifiers | |
25 | Guest Lecture: A 1.6 Gb/s/pair Electromagnetically Coupled Multidrop Bus Using Pulse-Based Modulated Signaling | |
26 | Guest Lecture by Richard Schreier, Analog Devices: Lowpass and Bandpass Delta-Sigma Modulation | Project #2 Due |
Calendar
Course Info
Instructor
Departments
As Taught In
Spring
2003
Level
Topics
Learning Resource Types
assignment
Problem Sets
grading
Exams
notes
Lecture Notes
group_work
Projects