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Fourier synthesizer using left-handed transmission lines

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4 Author(s)
Hongjoon Kim ; Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Wisconsin Univ., Madison, WI, USA ; Kozyrev, A.B. ; Sung-Jin Ho ; van der Weide, D.W.

We propose an arbitrary waveform generator based on Fourier synthesis from left-handed (LH) transmission lines. Cascaded varactors and shunt inductors are used to construct the LH transmission line, which can be used as an efficient harmonic generator when driven with a large signal, and as a linear phase shifter when driven with a small signal. By controlling the amplitude and phase of each harmonic, and combining them together, we can generate pulses of arbitrary waveforms.

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Microwave Symposium Digest, 2005 IEEE MTT-S International

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12-17 June 2005