Past Distinguished Microwave Lecturers


Microwave and Millimeter Wave Power Amplifiers: Technology, Applications, Benchmarks, and Future Trends

Solid State Transistor Device Technology is ubiquitous in communications, radar, electronic warfare, and instrumentation applications.  This presentation will cover Si BJT, Si LDMOS, MESFET, HBT, PHEMT, InP HEMT, MHEMT, and GaN HEMT.  Content includes principles of operation,...


What's New in Digital Pre-Distortion

DML-E 2015-2016 John Wood

In cellular wireless communications systems, the RF power amplifier (PA) in the transmitter must be as efficient as possible, to minimize energy costs, to prolong battery life, and for ‘green’ considerations.  Modern spectrally-efficient, digitally-modulated signals such as LTE...