Low-Loss and Broadband Asymmetric Broadside-Coupled Balun for Mixer Design in 0.18-$\mu{\hbox {m}}$ CMOS Technology

@article{Chiou2008LowLossAB,
  title={Low-Loss and Broadband Asymmetric Broadside-Coupled Balun for Mixer Design in 0.18-\$\mu\{\hbox \{m\}\}\$ CMOS Technology},
  author={Hwann-Kaeo Chiou and Tsung-Yu Yang},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques},
  year={2008},
  volume={56},
  pages={835-848}
}
This study presents an asymmetric broadside coupled balun with low-loss broadband characteristics for mixer designs. The correlation between balun impedance and a 3D multilayer CMOS structure are discussed and analyzed. Two asymmetric multilayer meander coupled lines are adopted to implement the baluns. Three balanced mixers that comprise three miniature asymmetric broadside coupled Marchand baluns are implemented to demonstrate the applicability to MOS technology. Both a single and dual balun… CONTINUE READING
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