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Adaptive Digital Feedback Predistortion Technique for Linearizing Power Amplifiers

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7 Author(s)
Young Yun Woo ; Telecommun. Res. & Dev. Center, Samsung Electron. Co. Ltd, Suwon ; Jangheon Kim ; Jaehyok Yi ; Sungchul Hong
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We have developed a new adaptive digital predistortion (DPD) linearization technique based on analog feedback predistortion (FBPD). The lookup-table-based feedback input can remove the bandwidth limitation of the feedback circuit related to the loop delay, and suppress feedback oscillation by accurate digital control of the feedback signal. Moreover, the predistortion (PD) signal can be extracted very efficiently. By combining the feedback linearization and DPD linearization techniques, the performance of the predistorter is enhanced significantly compared to the conventional DPD. To clearly visualize the characteristics of digital FBPD (DFBPD), we have compared it to the conventional DPD based on the recursive least square algorithm using Matlab simulation. The results clearly show that the new method is a good linearization algorithm, better than a conventional DPD. For the demonstration, a Doherty power amplifier with 180-W peak envelope power is linearized using the proposed DFBPD. For a 2.14-GHz forward-link wideband code-division multiple-access signal, the adjacent channel leakage ratio at 2.5-MHz offset is -58 dBc, which is improved by 15 dB at an average output power of 43 dBm

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Microwave Theory and Techniques, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:55 ,  Issue: 5 )

Date of Publication:

May 2007

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