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LOW-NOISE DESIGN

Imagination is more important than knowledge”

 (Albert Einstein)

  1. Park Hyun-Woo, Ham Sun-Jun, Lai Ngoc-Duy-Hien, Kim Nam-Yoon, Kim Chang-Woo, Yoon Sang-Woong: An Wideband GaN Low Noise Amplifier in a 3x3 mm2 Quad Flat Non-leaded Package. J. of Semiconductor Technology & Science, Vol. 15, no. 2, 2015, pp. 301 – 306. DOI 10.5573/JSTS.2015.15.2.301

  2. Yang Ziqiang, Luo Bangyu, Dong Jun, Yang Tao: X-band low-phase noise oscillator employing substrate integrated waveguide dual-mode filter. Electronics Lett., Vol. 51, no. 6, 2015, pp. 494 – 495. DOI 10.1049/el.2014.4106

  3. Bajestan M.M., Rezaei V.D., Entesari K.: A Low Phase-Noise Wide Tuning-Range Quadrature Oscillator Using a Transformer-Based Dual-Resonance LC Ring. IEEE Trans on MTT, Vol. 63, no. 4, 2015, pp. 1142 – 1153. DOI 10.1109/TMTT.2015.2409252

  4. Bluestone A., Spencer D.T., Srinivasan S., Guerra D., Bowers J.E., Theogarajan L.: An Ultra-Low Phase-Noise 20-GHz PLL Utilizing an Optoelectronic Voltage-Controlled Oscillator. IEEE Trans on MTT, Vol. 63, no. 3, 2015, pp. 1046 – 1052. DOI 10.1109/TMTT.2015.2397890

  5. Babaie M., Staszewski R.B.: An Ultra-Low Phase Noise Class-F 2 CMOS Oscillator With 191 dBc/Hz FoM and Long-Term Reliability. IEEE Journal of SSC, Vol. 50, no. 3, 2015, pp. 679 – 692. DOI 10.1109/JSSC.2014.2379265

  6. Dong-Hyun Seo, Ji-Young Lee, Tae-Yeoul Yun: Active and Passive Combined Mixer for Low Flicker Noise and Low dc Offset. IEEE Microwave & Wireless Comp. Lett., Vol. 25, no. 7, 2015, pp. 463 – 465. DOI 10.1109/LMWC.2015.2429072

  7. Ziqiang Yang, Bangyu Luo, Jun Dong, Tao Yang: X-band low phase noise loop oscillator with differential outputs. Electronics Lett., Vol. 51, no. 13, 2015, pp. 1005 – 1007. DOI 10.1049/el.2015.1151

  8. Padovan F., Tiebout M., Mertens K.L.R., Bevilacqua A., Neviani A.: Design of Low-Noise K-Band SiGe Bipolar VCOs: Theory and Implementation. IEEE Trans on CAS I: Regular Papers, Vol. 62, no. 2, 2015, pp. 607 – 615. DOI 10.1109/TCSI.2014.2364100

  9. Fritsche D., Tretter G., Carta C., Ellinger F.: Millimeter-Wave Low-Noise Amplifier Design in 28-nm Low-Power Digital CMOS. IEEE Trans on MTT, Vol. 63, no. 6, 2015, pp. 1910 – 1922. DOI 10.1109/TMTT.2015.2427794

  10. Moschetti G., Leuther A., Massler H., Aja B., Rosch M., Schlechtweg M., Ambacher O., Kangas V., Genevieve-Perichaud M.: A 183 GHz Metamorphic HEMT Low-Noise Amplifier With 3.5 dB Noise Figure. IEEE Microwave & Wireless Comp. Lett., Vol. 25, no. 9, 2015, pp. 618 – 620. DOI 10.1109/LMWC.2015.2451355

  11. Hong Gul Han, Doo Hwan Jung, Tae Wook Kim: A 2.88 mW + 9.06 dBm IIP3 Common-Gate LNA With Dual Cross-Coupled Capacitive Feedback. IEEE Trans on MTT, Vol. 63, no. 3, 2015, pp. 1019 – 1025. DOI 10.1109/TMTT.2014.2377036

  12. Taeyoung Chung, Hankyu Lee, Daechul Jeong, Jehyung Yoon, Bumman Kim: A Wideband CMOS Noise-Canceling Low-Noise Amplifier With High Linearity. IEEE Microwave & Wireless Comp. Lett., Vol. 25, no. 8, 2015, pp. 547 – 549. DOI 10.1109/LMWC.2015.2440762

  13. Hankyu Lee, Taeyoung Chung, Heesong Seo, Inyoung Choi, Bumman Kim: A Wideband Differential Low-Noise-Amplifier With IM3 Harmonics and Noise Canceling. IEEE Microwave & Wireless Comp. Lett., Vol. 25, no. 1, 2015, pp.46 – 48. DOI 10.1109/LMWC.2014.2365733

  14. Leong K.M.K.H., Xiaobing Mei, Yoshida W., Po-Hsin Liu, Zeyang Zhou, Lange M., Ling-Shine Lee, Padilla J.G., Zamora A., Gorospe B.S., Nguyen K., Deal W.R.: A 0.85 THz Low Noise Amplifier Using InP HEMT Transistors. IEEE Microwave & Wireless Comp. Lett., Vol. 25, no. 6, 2015, pp. 397 – 399. DOI 10.1109/LMWC.2015.2421336

  15. Pepe D., Zito D.: 32 dB Gain 28 nm Bulk CMOS W-Band LNA. IEEE Microwave & Wireless Comp. Lett., Vol. 25, no. 1, 2015, pp. 55 – 57. DOI 10.1109/LMWC.2014.2370251

  16. Varonen M., Samoska L., Fung A., Padmanabhan S., Kangaslahti P., Lai R., Sarkozy S., Soria M., Owen H., Reck T., Chattopadhyay G., Larkoski P.V., Gaier T.: A WR4 Amplifier Module Chain With an 87 K Noise Temperature at 228 GHz. IEEE Microwave & Wireless Comp. Lett., Vol. 25, no. 1, 2015, pp. 58 – 60. DOI 10.1109/LMWC.2014.2369963

  17. Ulusoy A.C., Song P., Khan W.T., Kaynak M., Tillack B., Papapolymerou J., Cressler J.D.: A SiGe D-Band Low-Noise Amplifier Utilizing Gain-Boosting Technique. IEEE Microwave & Wireless Comp. Lett., Vol. 25, no. 1, 2015, pp. 61 – 63. DOI 10.1109/LMWC.2014.2369992

  18. Nebhen J., Meillère S., Masmoudi M., Seguin J.-L., Aguir K.: Design of new low-noise and low-power CMOS differential pair. Electronics Lett., Vol. 51, no. 18, 2015, pp. 1433 – 1435. DOI 10.1049/el.2015.1742

  19. Ki-Jin Kim, Suk-hui Lee, Sanghoon Park, Kwang-Ho Ahn: 60 GHz CMOS gain-boosted LNA with transformer feedbacked neutraliser. Electronics Lett., Vol. 51, no. 18, 2015, pp.1461 – 1462. DOI 10.1049/el.2015.0336

  20. Duong Quoc-Tai, Qazi Fahad, Dabrowski Jerzy J.: Analysis and design of low noise transconductance amplifier for selective receiver front-end. Analog Integrated Circuits & Signal Processing, Vol. 85, no. 2, SI, 2015, pp. 361 – 372. DOI: 10.1007/s10470-015-0629-5

  21. Chang-Jin Jeong, Yang Sun, Seok-Kyun Han, Sang-Gug Lee: A 2.2 mW, 40 dB Automatic Gain Controllable Low Noise Amplifier for FM Receiver. IEEE Trans on CAS I: Fundamental Theory and Applications, Vol. 62, no. 2, 2015, pp. 600 – 606. DOI 10.1109/TCSI.2014.2362975

  22. Chun-Wei Hsu, Tripurari K., Shih-An Yu, Kinget P.R.: A Sub-Sampling-Assisted Phase-Frequency Detector for Low-Noise PLLs With Robust Operation Under Supply Interference. IEEE Trans on CAS I: Fundamental Theory and Applications, Vol. 62, no. 1, 2015, pp. 90 – 99. DOI 10.1109/TCSI.2014.2359719

  23. Xia T., Candra P., Wang G.: Tunable Compact Low-Noise Amplifier With Permalloy Thin-Film Enabled Slow-Wave Transmission Lines. IEEE Trans on Magnetics, Vol. 51, no. 11, 2015, pp. 1 – 3. DOI 10.1109/TMAG.2015.2437900

  24. Joon Huang Chuah, Holburn D.: Design of Low-Noise High-Gain CMOS Transimpedance Amplifier for Intelligent Sensing of Secondary Electrons. IEEE Sensors Journal, Vol. 15, no. 10, 2015, pp. 5997 – 6004. DOI 10.1109/JSEN.2015.2452934

  25. Kai Liu, Wanhua Zhu, Bin Yan, Leisong Liu, GuangYou Fang: Ultralow Noise Preamplifier and Optimization Method for Induction Magnetometers. IEEE Sensors Journal, Vol. 15, no. 6, 2015, pp. 3293 – 3300. DOI 10.1109/JSEN.2015.2389336

  26. Haijun Zhou, Wenzhe Wang, Chaoyong Chen, Yaohui Zheng: A Low-Noise, Large-Dynamic-Range-Enhanced Amplifier Based on JFET Buffering Input and JFET Bootstrap Structure. IEEE Sensors Journal, Vol. 15, no. 4, 2015, pp. 2101 – 2105. DOI 10.1109/JSEN.2014.2371893

  27. Yi Shen, Tsang K.F., Wah Ching Lee, Faan Hei Hung, Triantis I.F., Kai Xuan: Design of low-phase-noise CMOS transformer-based gate-coupled quadrature VCO. Electronics Lett., Vol. 50, no. 6, 2014, pp. 434 – 436. DOI 10.1049/el.2014.0093

  28. Dancila D., Rottenberg X., Tilmans H.A.C., De Raedt W., Huynen I.: Low Phase Noise Oscillator at 60 GHz Stabilized by a Substrate Integrated Cavity Resonator in LTCC. IEEE Microwave & Wireless Comp. Lett., Vol. 24, no. 12, 2014, pp. 887 – 889. DOI 10.1109/LMWC.2014.2361645

  29. Chen Zhe, Hong Wei, Chen Ji Xin, Zhou Jianyi, Li Lin Sheng: Low- phase noise oscillator utilising high- Q active resonator based on substrate integrated waveguide technique. IET Microwaves Antennas & Propagation, Vol. 8, no. 3, 2014, pp. 137 – 144. DOI 10.1049/iet-map.2013.0380

  30. Hemmati M.J.: Ultra-low-phase-noise CMOS LC quadrature Voltage controlled oscillator with Colpitts topology. Electronics Lett., Vol. 50, no. 3, 2014, pp. 166 – 168. DOI 10.1049/el.2013.3813

  31. Pourghorban Saghati A., Entesari K.: A 1.7-2.2 GHz Compact Low Phase-Noise VCO Using a Widely-Tuned SIW Resonator. IEEE Microwave & Wireless Comp. Lett., Vol. 24, no. 9, 2014, pp. 622 – 624. DOI 10.1109/LMWC.2014.2330502

  32. Chun-Yu Lin, Mei-Lian Fan: Design of ESD Protection Diodes With Embedded SCR for Differential LNA in a 65-nm CMOS Process. IEEE Trans on MTT, Vol. 62, no. 11, 2014, pp. 2723 – 2732. DOI 10.1109/TMTT.2014.2356975

  33. Kanar T., Rebeiz G.M.: X- and K-Band SiGe HBT LNAs With 1.2- and 2.2-dB Mean Noise Figures. IEEE Trans on MTT, Vol. 62, no. 10, 2014, pp. 2381 – 2389. DOI 10.1109/TMTT.2014.2341218

  34. Kim Soo Youn, Roy Kaushik: A Low-Cost Low-Noise Amplifier in Poly-Si TFT Technology. J. of Display Technology, Vol. 10, no. 12, 2014, pp. 1110 – 1114. DOI 10.1109/JDT.2014.2351617

  35. Jaehyuk Yoon, Changkun Park: A CMOS LNA Using a Harmonic Rejection Technique to Enhance Its Linearity. IEEE Microwave & Wireless Comp. Lett., Vol. 24, no. 9, 2014, pp. 605 – 607. DOI 10.1109/LMWC.2014.2326518

  36. Zengqi Wang, Zhiqun Li, Changguo Shen: 1.8 mW wideband LNA with double capacitor-cross-coupled feedback. Electronics Lett., Vol. 50, no. 20, 2014, pp. 1482 – 1484. DOI 10.1049/el.2014.2406

  37. Slimane A., Haddad F., Bourdel S., Tedjini-Baïliche S.A., Belaroussi M.T., Mohamed T., Barthélemy H.: Compact inductorless CMOS low-noise amplifier for reconfigurable radio. Electronics Lett., Vol. 50, no. 12, 2014, pp. 892 – 893. DOI 10.1049/el.2014.1031

  38. Zhi Li, Liguo Sun, Lu Huang: 0.4 mw Wideband LNA with double gm enhancement and feed-forward noise cancellation. Electronics Lett., Vol. 50, no. 5, 2014, pp. 400 – 401. DOI 10.1049/el.2013.3537

  39. Benqing Guo, Guangjun Wen, Shiquan An: 6.8 mW 15 dBm IIP3 CMOS common-gate LNA employing post-linearisation technique. Electronics Lett., Vol. 50, no. 3, 2014, pp. 149 – 151. DOI 10.1049/el.2013.3442

  40. Lin Y.-S., Lee G.-L., Wang C.-C.: Low-power 77-81 GHz CMOS LNA with excellent matching for automotive radars. Electronics Lett., Vol. 50, no. 3, 2014, pp. 207 – 209. DOI 10.1049/el.2013.2631

  41. Bagga S., Mansano A.L., Serdijn W.A., Long J.R., van Hartingsveldt K., Philips K.: A Frequency-Selective Broadband Low-Noise Amplifier With Double-Loop Transformer Feedback. IEEE Trans on CAS I: Regular Papers, Vol. 61, no. 6, 2014, pp. 1883 – 1891. DOI 10.1109/TCSI.2013.2295010

  42. Rashtian H., Mirabbasi S.: Applications of Body Biasing in Multistage CMOS Low-Noise Amplifiers. IEEE Trans on CAS I: Regular Papers, Vol. 61, no. 6, 2014, pp. 1638 – 1647. DOI 10.1109/TCSI.2013.2290848

  43. Nakhkoob B., Hella M.M.: A 5-Gb/s Noise Optimized Receiver Using a Switched TIA for Wireless Optical Communications. IEEE Trans on CAS I: Regular Papers, Vol. 61, no. 4, 2014, pp. 1255 – 1268. DOI 10.1109/TCSI.2013.2283672

  44. Bum-Kyum Kim, Donggu Im, Jaeyoung Choi, Kwyro Lee: A Highly Linear 1 GHz 1.3 dB NF CMOS Low-Noise Amplifier With Complementary Transconductance Linearization. IEEE Journal of SSC, Vol. 49, no. 6, 2014, pp. 1286 – 1302. DOI 10.1109/JSSC.2014.2319262

  45. Tessmann A., Hurm V., Leuther A., et al.: 243 GHz low-noise amplifier MMICs and modules based on metamorphic HEMT technology. Int. Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies, Vol. 6, no. 3-4, SI, 2014, pp. 215 – 223. DOI 10.1017/S1759078714000166

  46. Ye Rong-Fu, Horng Tzyy-Sheng, Wu Jian-Ming: Low-Noise and High-Linearity Wideband CMOS Receiver Front-End Stacked With Glass Integrated Passive Devices. IEEE Trans on MTT, Vol. 62, no. 5, 2014, pp. 1229 – 1238. DOI 10.1109/TMTT.2014.2315170

  47. Jia Xiaojia, Niu Guofu: Impact of Correlated RF Noise on SiGe HBT Noise Parameters and LNA Design Implications. IEEE Trans on ED, Vol. 61, no. 7, 2014, pp. 2324 – 2331. DOI 10.1109/TED.2014.2324031

  48. Ulansky V.V., Kolesnik A.A., Elsherif H.M.: High performance VCO for VHF air-band transceiver. IEEE Int. Conf. on Electronics and Nanotechnology (ELNANO), 2014, pp. 378 – 382. DOI 10.1109/ELNANO.2014.6873449

  49. Hu Boyu, Yu Xiao Peng, Lim Wei Meng, Yeo Kiat Seng: Analysis and Design of Ultra-Wideband Low-Noise Amplifier With Input/Output Bandwidth Optimization and Single-Ended/Differential-Input Reconfigurability. IEEE Trans on Industrial Electronics, Vol. 61, no. 10, 2014, pp. 5672 – 5680. DOI 10.1109/TIE.2013.2297434

  50. Kim Taewon, Lee Changhyun, Park Changkun: A miniaturized 2.4-GHz CMOS low-noise amplifier using a gate-source coupling technique. Microwave & Optical Techn. Lett., Vol. 56, no. 8, 2014, pp. 1836 – 1838. DOI 10.1002/mop.28455

  51. Liu Jenny Yi-Chun, Chen Jian-Shou, Hsia Chin, Yin Ping-Yeh, Lu Chih-Wen: A Wideband Inductorless Single-to-Differential LNA in 0.18 mm CMOS Technology for Digital TV Receivers. IEEE Microwave & Wireless Comp. Lett., Vol. 24, no. 7, 2014, pp. 472 – 474. DOI 10.1109/LMWC.2014.2316495

  52. Woo Sanghyun, Shao Jin, Kim Hyoungsoo: A gm-boosted common-gate CMOS low-noise amplifier with high P1dB. Analog Integrated Circuits & Signal Processing, Vol. 80, no. 1, 2014, pp. 33 – 37. DOI 10.1007/s10470-014-0306-0

  53. Lin Yo-Sheng, Wang Chien-Chin, Lee Jen-How: A low-power, low-noise and high linearity 60 GHz wideband CMOS low-noise amplifier for wireless personal area network (WPAN) systems. Analog Integrated Circuits & Signal Processing, Vol. 80, no. 1, 2014, pp. 39 – 47. DOI 10.1007/s10470-014-0307-z

  54. Lin Yo-Sheng, Wang Chien-Chin, Lee Guan-Lin, Chen Chih-Chung: A high-performance low-noise amplifier for 71-76, 76-77, and 77-81 GHz communication systems in 90-nm CMOS. Microwave & Optical Techn. Lett., Vol. 56, no. 7, 2014, pp. 1673 – 1680. DOI 10.1002/mop.28413

  55. Pasian M., Chambon C., Bozzi M., Perregrini L., Rayet R., Fauroux B., Rawson S.: Cryogenic dual-temperature low noise amplifier in K band. IET Microwaves Antennas & Propagation, Vol. 8, no. 9, 2014, pp. 642 – 648. DOI 10.1049/iet-map.2013.0523

  56. Sturm J., Groinig M., Xiang Xinbo: Tunable Balun Low-Noise Amplifier in 65 nm CMOS Technology. RadioEngineering, Vol. 23, no. 1, 2014, Special no. SI, pp. 319 – 327.

  57. Jing Kai, Zhuang Yiqi, Gu Huaxi: A high image rejection SiGe low noise amplifier using passive notch filter. EICE Electronics Express, Vol. 11, no. 3, 2014, Article # 20130928 DOI 10.1587/elex.11.20130928

  58. Jung Jihak, Choi Jaehoon: A concurrent multiband CMOS low-noise amplifier for 4G standard receivers. Microwave & Optical Techn. Lett., Vol. 56, no. 4, 2014, pp. 834 – 838. DOI 10.1002/mop.28226

  59. Stewart D., Saavedra C.E.: Extending the bandwidth of low-noise microwave amplifier through digital assist. Electronics Lett., Vol. 50, no. 7, 2014, pp. 528 – 529. DOI 10.1049/el.2014.0176

  60. Yoon Jaehyuk, Park Changkun: 5-GHz Low Noise Amplifier with ESD Protection Method Using Transformer. Microwave & Optical Techn. Lett., Vol. 56, no. 3, 2014, pp. 684 – 689. DOI 10.1002/mop.28133

  61. Yoon Jaehyuk, Park Changkun: Input Balun Embedded Low-Noise Amplifier With a Differential Structure. IEEE Microwave & Wireless Comp. Lett., Vol. 24, no. 6, 2014, pp. 403 – 405. DOI 10.1109/LMWC.2014.2313472

  62. Woo Sanghyun, Kim Hyoungsoo: Design method of a single-ended GM boosted common-gate CMOS low-noise amplifier. Microwave & Optical Techn. Lett., Vol. 56, no. 6, 2014, pp. 1409 – 1412. DOI 10.1002/mop.28352

  63. Ding Ran, Xuan Zhe, Yao Peng, Baehr-Jones T., Prather D., Hochberg M.: Power-efficient low-noise 86 GHz broadband amplifier in 130 nm SiGe BiCMOS. Electronics Lett., Vol. 50, no. 10, 2014, pp. 741 – 177. DOI 10.1049/el.2014.0367

  64. Guo Benqing, Yang Guoning, An Shiquan: A Wideband Noise-canceling CMOS LNA Using Cross-coupled Feedback and Bulk Effect. Frequenz, Vol. 68, no. 5-6, 2014, pp. 243 – 249. DOI 10.1515/freq-2013-0160

  65. Ulansky V.V., Kolesnik A.A., Elsherif H.M.: High performance VCO for VHF air-band transceiver. IEEE Int. Conf. on Electronics and Nanotechnology (ELNANO), 2014, pp. 378 – 382. DOI 10.1109/ELNANO.2014.6873449

  66. Ulansky V.V., Kolesnik A.A., Elsherif H.M.: A new high-performance OPA based VCO for microwave applications. IEEE Microwaves, Radar and Remote Sensing Symp (MRRS), 2014, pp. 50 – 53. DOI 10.1109/MRRS.2014.6956663

  67. Ulansky V.V., Elsherif H.M.: Optimization of LC voltage-controlled oscillators in 90-nm CMOS technology for 3G transceivers. IEEE Int. Conf. on Electronics and Nanotechnology (ELNANO), 2013, pp. 85 – 89. DOI 10.1109/ELNANO.2013.6552040

  68. J. Schleeh, N. Wadefalk, P. Ĺ. Nilsson, J. P. Starski, J. Grahn: Cryogenic Broadband Ultra-Low Noise MMIC LNAs for Radio Astronomy Applications. IEEE Trans on MTT, Vol. 61, no. 2, 2013, pp. 871 – 877. DOI 10.1109/TMTT.2012.2235856

  69. Kmon P., Grybos P.: Energy Efficient Low-Noise Multichannel Neural Amplifier in Submicron CMOS Process. IEEE Trans on CAS I : Regular Papers, Vol. 60, no. 7, 2013, pp. 1764 – 1775. DOI 10.1109/TCSI.2012.2230504

  70. Ulansky V.V., Ben Suleiman S.F.: A low phase-noise GaAs FET/BJT voltage-controlled oscillator for microwave applications. Int. Symp. on Physics & Eng. of Microwaves, Millimeter and Submillimeter Waves (MSMW), 2013, pp. 407 – 414. DOI: 10.1109/MSMW.2013.6622100

  71. Cao H. S., Witvers R.H., Vanapalli S., Holland H.J., ter Brake H.J.M.: Cooling a low noise amplifier with a micromachined cryogenic cooler. Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 84, no. 10, 2013, Article # 105102. DOI 10.1063/1.4823528

  72. Ha Le-Thai, Xhakoni Adi, Gielen G.: A Gain-Adaptive Column Amplifier for Wide-Dynamic-Range CMOS Image Sensors. IEEE Trans on ED, Vol. 60, no. 10, 2013, Special no. SI, pp. 3601 – 3604. DOI 10.1109/TED.2013.2279238

  73. Colangeli S., Bentini A., Ciccognani W., Limiti E., Nanni A.: GaN-Based Robust Low-Noise Amplifiers. IEEE Trans on ED, Vol. 60, no. 10, 2013, Special no. SI, pp. 3238 – 3248. DOI 10.1109/TED.2013.2265718

  74. Shim Jaemin, Yang Taejun, Jeong Jichai: Design of low power CMOS ultra wide band low noise amplifier using noise canceling technique. Microelectronics J., Vol. 44, no. 9, 2013, pp. 821 – 826. DOI 10.1016/j.mejo.2013.06.001

  75. Sadhu B., Ferriss M.A., Natarajan A.S., Yaldiz S., Plouchart J.-O., Rylyakov A.V., Valdes-Garcia A., Parker B.D., Babakhani A., Reynolds S., Li X., Pileggi L., Harjani R., Tierno J.A., Friedman D.: A linearized, low-phase-noise VCO-based 25-GHz PLL with autonomic biasing. IEEE Journal of SSC, Vol. 48, no. 5, 2013, pp. 1138 – 1150. DOI 10.1109/JSSC.2013.2252513

  76. Wu Chia-Hsing, Lin Yo-Sheng, Wang Chien-Chin: A 3.1-10.6-GHz Current-Reused CMOS Ultra-Wideband Low-Noise Amplifier Using Self-Forward Body Bias and Forward Combining Techniques. Microwave & Optical Techn. Lett., Vol. 55, no. 10, 2013, pp. 2296 – 2302. DOI 10.1002/mop.27834

  77. Tong Zhi, Radic S.: Low-noise optical amplification and signal processing in parametric devices. Advances in Optics & Photonics, Vol. 5, no. 3, 2013, pp. 318 – 384. DOI 10.1364/AOP.5.000318

  78. Sun Zhengyu, Yang Hongwen, Zhang Lijun, Yan Yuepeng: A technique for bandwidth extension and noise optimization of wideband low-noise amplifier with dual feedback loops. Analog Integrated Circuits & Signal Processing, Vol. 74, no. 1, 2013, Special no. SI, pp. 203 – 213. DOI 10.1007/s10470-012-9958-9

  79. Stedler C., Werker S., Kronberger R.: Rugged High-Linearity, Low-Noise Amplifier for 1.57-GHz GPS Band. IEEE Microwave Magazine, Vol. 14, no. 1, 2013, pp. 102 – 107. DOI 10.1109/MMM.2012.2226622

  80. Wang En Cheng, Wang Zhuo Peng, Fang Shao Jun, Chen Peng: A novel UWB low noise amplifier for multi-band navigation application. AEU-Int. Journal of Electronics & Comm., Vol. 67, no. 2, 2013, pp. 144 – 148. DOI 10.1016/j.aeue.2012.07.003

  81. Chuah Joon Huang, Holburn D.: Design of low-noise CMOS transimpedance amplifier. Microelectronics Int., Vol. 30, no. 3, 2013, pp. 115 – 124. DOI 10.1108/MI-11-2012-0080

  82. Kia Hojjat Babaei, Aŕin Abu Khari, Grout Ian, Kamisian Izam: A Reconfigurable Low-Noise Amplifier Using a Tunable Active Inductor for Multistandard Receivers. Circuits Systems & Signal Processing, Vol. 32, no. 3, 2013, pp. 979 – 992. DOI 10.1007/s00034-012-9505-z

  83. Feng Zhouming, Mo Shupei., Xu Shanhui, et al.: A Compact Linearly Polarized Low-Noise Single-Frequency Fiber Laser at 1064 nm. Applied Physics Express, Vol. 6, no. 5, 2013, Article # 052701. DOI 10.7567/APEX.6.052701

  84. Tsai Ming-Hsien, Huang Sing-Kai, Hsu Shawn S.H.: Electro-Static Discharge Protection Design for V-Band Low-Noise Amplifier Using Radio Frequency Junction Varactor. Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 52, no. 4, 2013, Special no. SI, Article # UNSP 04CE09 DOI 10.7567/JJAP.52.04CE09

  85. Li Fei, Miyahara Masaya, Matsuzawa Akira: Design of CMOS Low-Noise Analog Circuits for Particle Detector Pixel Readout LSIs. IEICE Trans on Electronics, Vol. E96C, no. 4, 2013, pp. 568 – 576. DOI 10.1587/transele.E96.C.568

  86. Lv Jian, Zhong Hui, Zhou Yun, Liao Bao Bin, Wang Jun, Jiang Ya Dong: Model-Based Low-Noise Readout Integrated Circuit Design for Uncooled Microbolometers. IEEE Sensors Journal, Vol. 13, no. 4, 2013, pp. 1207 – 1215. DOI 10.1109/JSEN.2012.2230621

  87. E.M. Di Paolo, Morgia A.: Designing Low Noise Pre-Amplifiers. Electronics World, Vol. 119, no. 1922, 2013, pp. 20 – 25.

  88. David M.P. Smith, L. Bakker, R.H. Witvers, B.E.M. Woestenburg, K.D. Palmer: Low-noise amplifier for radio astronomy. Int. Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies, Vol. 5, no. 4, 2013, pp 453 – 461. DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1759078712000840

  89. Werley C.A., Teo S.M., Ofori-Okai B.K., Sivarajah P., Nelson K.A.: High-Resolution, Low-Noise Imaging in THz Polaritonics. IEEE Trans on Terahertz Science and Technology, Vol. 3, no. 3, 2013, pp 239 – 247. DOI 10.1109/TTHZ.2013.2250580

  90. Ming-Hsien Tsai, Hsu S.S.H., Fu-Lung Hsueh, Chewn-Pu Jou, Tzu-Jin Yeh: Design of 60-GHz Low-Noise Amplifiers With Low NF and Robust ESD Protection in 65-nm CMOS. IEEE Trans on MTT, Vol. 61, no. 1, Part II, 2013, pp 553 – 561. DOI 10.1109/TMTT.2012.2229289

  91. Xiaohua Yu, Neihart N.M.: Analysis and Design of a Reconfigurable Multimode Low-Noise Amplifier Utilizing a Multitap Transformer. IEEE Trans on MTT, Vol. 61, no. 3, 2013, pp 1236 – 1246. DOI 10.1109/TMTT.2012.2237037

  92. Jui-Chih Kao, Ping Chen, Pin-Cheng Huang, Huei Wang: A Novel Distributed Amplifier With High Gain, Low Noise, and High Output Power in 0.18-mm CMOS Technology. IEEE Trans on MTT, Vol. 61, no. 4, 2013, pp 1533 – 1542. DOI 10.1109/TMTT.2013.2247048

  93. Mu-Tsung Lai, Hen-Wai Tsao: Ultra-Low-Power Cascaded CMOS LNA With Positive Feedback and Bias Optimization. IEEE Trans on MTT, Vol. 61, no. 5, Part I, 2013, pp 1934 – 1945. DOI 10.1109/TMTT.2013.2256144

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