dc.contributor.authorZhang, Yue Ping
dc.contributor.authorSun, Mei
dc.contributor.authorLin, W.
dc.date.accessioned2010-05-05T03:27:55Z
dc.date.available2010-05-05T03:27:55Z
dc.date.copyright2008en_US
dc.date.issued2008
dc.identifier.citationZhang, Y. P., Sun, M., & Lin, W. (2008). Novel antenna-in-package design in LTCC for single-chip RF transceivers. IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation. 56(7), 2079-2088.en_US
dc.identifier.issn0018-926Xen_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10220/6255
dc.description.abstractAn antenna-in-package (AiP) design offers an elegant antenna solution to modern single-chip RF transceivers. The AiP design that integrates an antenna or antennas with a single-chip RF transceiver die into a standard surface mounted device represents an innovative and important development in the miniaturization of radio systems in recent years. In this paper, we present a novel AiP design in low temperature cofired ceramic (LTCC) technology for single-chip RF transceivers operating in the 5-GHz band. First, we focus on the design of a microstrip line antenna on an LTCC substrate. Then, a double-resonance technique and a meshed ground plane are proposed to enhance the impedance bandwidth of the microstrip line antenna. Next, the microstrip line antenna is integrated into the novel AiP with emphasis on feeding the microstrip line antenna using the packaging elements of the carried single-chip RF transceiver die. After that, a unique AiP design which supports the operation of differential signal to suit the mainstream design of single-chip RF transceivers in a differential architecture is described. Finally, the performance of the original AiP design is verified by experimental results.en_US
dc.format.extent10 p.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesIEEE transactions on antennas and propagationen_US
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dc.subjectDRNTU::Engineering::Electrical and electronic engineering
dc.titleNovel antenna-in-package design in LTCC for single-chip RF transceiversen_US
dc.typeJournal Article
dc.contributor.schoolSchool of Electrical and Electronic Engineeringen_US
dc.identifier.doihttp://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TAP.2008.924706
dc.description.versionPublished versionen_US


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