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Title: Systematic stability analysis of a Class-B subharmonic mixer
Authors: Hu, Z.
Mouthaan, K. 
Keywords: Class-B subharmonic mixer
large-signal stability analysis
odd-mode parametric oscillation
Issue Date: 2011
Source: Hu, Z.,Mouthaan, K. (2011). Systematic stability analysis of a Class-B subharmonic mixer. Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference Proceedings, APMC : 235-238. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
Abstract: A systematic stability analysis for predicting and correcting nonlinear oscillations of a Class-B subharmonic mixer is presented. First, a large-signal stability analysis is performed to predict the presence of parametric oscillations in the Class-B subharmonic mixer. Secondly, in order to study the origins of the instability, a circuit analysis is performed incorporating the critical large-signal model parameters. An experimental prototype is designed and measured. Parametric oscillations are predicted and measured around 4.2 GHz. Based on the in-depth understanding of the origins of the instability, a practical stabilization solution is proposed to successfully eliminate the oscillations. Simulation and experimental results are in a good agreement. © 2011 Engineers Australia.
Source Title: Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference Proceedings, APMC
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/71932
ISBN: 9780858259744
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