A low power SiGe GSM/DCS/WCDMA receiver

@article{Madihian2006ALP,
  title={A low power SiGe GSM/DCS/WCDMA receiver},
  author={Mohammad Madihian},
  journal={2006 Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference},
  year={2006},
  pages={305-308}
}
This paper deals with the design consideration and performance results for a low power SiGe receiver developed for the GSM/DCS/WCDMA multi-band cellular systems. The receiver IC chip comprises a current reuse low-noise amplifier, an active balun, a double balanced Gilbert mixer with improved IIP3 and interstage matching, and the related bias circuits. The… CONTINUE READING