Table of Contents

Instructions for online access

Cover

Dedication

Preface

Acknowledgments

Chapter 1: Components and Systems

WIRE

RESISTORS

CAPACITORS

INDUCTORS

TOROIDS

TOROIDAL INDUCTOR DESIGN

PRACTICAL WINDING HINTS

Chapter 2: Resonant Circuits

SOME DEFINITIONS

RESONANCE (LOSSLESS COMPONENTS)

INSERTION LOSS

IMPEDANCE TRANSFORMATION

COUPLING OF RESONANT CIRCUITS

SUMMARY

Chapter 3: Filter Design

BACKGROUND

MODERN FILTER DESIGN

NORMALIZATION AND THE LOW-PASS PROTOTYPE

FILTER TYPES

FREQUENCY AND IMPEDANCE SCALING

HIGH-PASS FILTER DESIGN

THE DUAL NETWORK

BANDPASS FILTER DESIGN

SUMMARY OF THE BANDPASS FILTER DESIGN PROCEDURE

BAND-REJECTION FILTER DESIGN

THE EFFECTS OF FINITE Q

Chapter 4: Impedance Matching

BACKGROUND

THE L NETWORK

DEALING WITH COMPLEX LOADS

THREE-ELEMENT MATCHING

LOW-Q OR WIDEBAND MATCHING NETWORKS

THE SMITH CHART

IMPEDANCE MATCHING ON THE SMITH CHART

SOFTWARE DESIGN TOOLS

SUMMARY

Chapter 5: The Transistor at Radio Frequencies

RF TRANSISTOR MATERIALS

THE TRANSISTOR EQUIVALENT CIRCUIT

Y PARAMETERS

S PARAMETERS

UNDERSTANDING RF TRANSISTOR DATA SHEETS

SUMMARY

Chapter 6: Small-Signal RF Amplifier Design

SOME DEFINITIONS

TRANSISTOR BIASING

DESIGN USING Y PARAMETERS

DESIGN USING S PARAMETERS

Chapter 7: RF (Large Signal) Power Amplifiers

RF POWER TRANSISTOR CHARACTERISTICS

TRANSISTOR BIASING

RF SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES

POWER AMPLIFIER DESIGN

MATCHING TO COAXIAL FEEDLINES

AUTOMATIC SHUTDOWN CIRCUITRY

BROADBAND TRANSFORMERS

PRACTICAL WINDING HINTS

SUMMARY

Chapter 8: RF

Details

No. of pages:
256
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Newnes
Electronic ISBN:
9780080553429
Print ISBN:
9780750685184