European Microwave Association - High-efficiency low-voltage 24GHz VCO in 130nm CMOS for FMCW radar applications

2013 European Microwave Integrated Circuit Conference (EuMIC)

Author(s): Maruf Hossain ; Udo Pursche ; Chafik Meliani ; Wolfgang Heinrich
Publisher: European Microwave Association
Publication Date: 1 October 2013
Conference Location: Nuremberg, Germany
Conference Date: 6 October 2013
Page(s): 105 - 108
ISBN (Electronic): 978-2-87487-032-3

A high-efficiency CMOS voltage controlled oscillator (VCO) with cross-coupled topology in 130nm IBM-CMOS process is presented. The VCO delivers 4dBm output power, with 13% tuning range. It offers... View More