Technical Programs

Wednesday, December 13   08:50-10:30 Thursday, December 14   16:00-18:00
Wednesday, December 13   14:00-15:40 Friday, December 15   08:50-10:30
Wednesday, December 13   16:00-18:00 Friday, December 15   10:50-12:30
Thursday, December 14   08:50-10:30 Friday, December 15   14:00-15:40
Thursday, December 14   10:50-12:30 Friday, December 15   16:00-18:00
Thursday, December 14   14:00-15:40  

Thursday, December 14   08:50-10:30

Room A (301)
Session TH1A
Microwave Oscillator
Chairs : T. Tokumitsu, Eudyna Devices, JAPAN, & K. Itoh, Mitsubishi Electric Corp., JAPAN
Novel Methods for Phase Noise Reduction and Harmonic Suppression in a Planar Oscillator Circuit Based on Split Ring Resonators
C. G. Hwang and N. H. Myung, KAIST, KOREA
Technological Scaling and Minimization of 1/f Noise in SiGe HBTs Coupled Mode N-Push Oscillator/VCO
U. L. Rohde and A. K. Poddar, Synergy Microwave Corp., U.S.A.
A Ku-Band Push-Push VCO Using Phase Shifters
M. Tsutsumi, T. Tanaka, and M. Aikawa, Saga Univ., JAPAN
A High-Efficiency GaN/AlGaN HEMT Oscillator Operating at L-Band
J. S. Kim, W. Wu, J. Lin, A. Verma, S. Jang, F. Ren, S. Pearton, R. Fitch*, and J. Gillespie*, Univ. of Florida, *Air Force Research Laboratory, U.S.A.
Power Enhancement of Microwave Oscillator Using a High-Q Spiral-Shaped DGS Resonator
J. Jung, D.-J. Woo, C. S. Cho, and T.-K. Lee, Hankuk Aviation Univ., KOREA

Room B (302)
Session TH1B
Advances in Tunable and Metamaterial Filters and Resonators
Chairs : M. Miyazaki, Mitsubishi Electric Corp., JAPAN, & C. Quendo, LEST-UBO, FRANCE
A Widely-Tunable Balanced Bandstop Filter with Low Reflections and Separate Stop-Bands
H. Uchida, A. Sato, A. Ohno, N. Yoneda, Y. Konishi, and S. Makino, Mitsubishi Electric Corp., JAPAN
Varactor-Tuned Hairpin Bandpass Filter with Enhanced Stopband Performance
M.-S. Chung, I.-S. Kim, and S.-W. Yun, Sogang Univ., KOREA
Coupling Compensated 180 Phase Shift Coupled-Line Filters Terminated in Arbitrary Impedances
H.-R. Ahn, K. Min, D. Kang, S. Hong, and B. Kim, POSTECH, KOREA
Piezoelectric-Based Tunable Microstrip Shunt Resonator
M. Al-Ahmad, N. Rolland, and P.-A. Rolland, IEMN, FRANCE
CRLH Zeroth Order Resonator (ZOR) : Experimental Demonstration of Insensitivity to Losses and to Size
S. Abielmona, H. V. Nguyen, and C. Caloz, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, CANADA

Room C (303)
Session TH1C
Miniaturization and Optimization of Hybrid Couplers
Chairs : T. Kawai, Univ. of Hyogo, JAPAN, & M. E. Bialkowski, Univ. of Queensland, AUSTRALIA
Periodic Stepped-Impedance Rat Race Coupler with Arbitrary Power Division
Y.-C. Chiou, J.-S. Wu, and J.-T. Kuo, National Chiao Tung Univ., TAIWAN
A Compact Rat Race Coupler Design For Dual-Band Applications
F.-L. Wong and K.-K. Cheng, The Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, CHINA
Harmonic Suppression and Size Reduction of Planar Rat-Race Hybrid Couplers
P. Mondal and A. Chakrabarty, Indian Institute of Technology, INDIA
A Novel Compact-Size Ka-Band Branch-Line Coupler
S.-S. Liao, P.-T. Sun, H.-W. Liu, and C.-C. Chen, Feng-Chia Univ., TAIWAN
Wideband Multi-Section Quadrupled Inductive- Compensated Parallel-Coupled Lines
M. Chongcheawchamnan, V. Chamnanphrai**, and R. Phromloungsri*,**, Research Center of Electromagnetic-Wave Applications, *Mahanakorn Univ. of Technology, **Rajamangala Univ. of Technology Isan, THAILAND

Room D (304)
Session TH1D
Millimeter Wave and Integrated Antennas (1)
Chairs : J. Hirokawa, Tokyo Institute of Technology, JAPAN, & K. Ghorbani, RMIT Univ., AUSTRALIA
InP Aperture Coupled Patch Antenna for Millimeter-Wave/Photonic Integrated Circuits
W. S. T. Rowe and K. Ghorbani, RMIT Univ., AUSTRALIA
Flip-Chip Bonded Stacked Patch Antenna for Monolithic Microwave Integrated Circuits
A. S. Elmezughi and W. S. T. Rowe, RMIT Univ., AUSTRALIA
Micromachined Inset-Fed Patch Antenna at Ka-Band
P. Sharma, S. K. Koul, and S. Chandra, Indian Institute of Technology, INDIA
Ultrawide-Band Integrated Circuit Package Antenna in LTCC Technology
M. Sun and Y. P. Zhang, Nanyang Technological Univ., SINGAPORE
Electromagnetic Radiation of Carbon Nanotube Array in Microwave Frequencies
Q. Zhu, Univ. of Science and Technology of China, CHINA

Room E (311+312)
Session TH1E
Advanced High Power Amplifiers
Chairs : K. Maruhashi, NEC Corp., JAPAN, & H.-K. Chiou, National Central Univ., TAIWAN
A Family of 20 W Linear Driver ICs for RF High Power Amplifiers
C. D. Shih, P. Andersson*, R. Bagger, Y. Yu, A. Rivera, J. Sjostrom**, and R. Hooper, Infineon Technologies, North American Corp., U.S.A.
Closed-Loop Power Control of Radio Frequency Power Amplifier Module with an on-Chip Embedded Power Detector
J.-W. Wu, S.-W. Chen, and C.-W. Tang, National Chung Cheng Univ., TAIWAN
1.5 kW, S-Band Solid-State Pulsed Power Amplifier with Digitally Controlled Automatic Gain Equalizer Circuit
K. H. Kim, Y. R. Lee, J. H. Joo, H. J. Kim, J. J. Choi, and D. M. Park*, Kwangwoon Univ., *Samsung-Thales Co., Ltd, KOREA
Ka-Band Flip-Chip Assembled Power Amplifier
C.-S. Lee, W.-K. Huang, C.-M. Wang, Y.-M. Hsin, and T.-J. Yeh*, National Central Univ., *WIN Semiconductors Corp., TAIWAN
A 26 . 65 GHz GaAs pHEMT Cascaded Single Stage Distributed Amplifier with High Gain/Area Efficiency
K.-Y. Lin, I.-S. Chen, and H.-K. Chiou, National Central Univ., TAIWAN

Room F (313+314)
Session TH1F
Numerical Analysis
Chairs : K. Nishimura, Ryukoku Univ., JAPAN, & J. Rautio, Sonnet Software, Inc., U.S.A.
Exact Calibration of Multiple Coupled Internal Ports in Electromagnetic Analysis
J. C. Rautio, Sonnet Software, Inc., U.S.A.
Application of Stopband of Composite Right/left-Handed Transmission Line for Broadband Power Divider Design
K.-H. Tsai and C.-K.Tzuang, National Taiwan Univ., TAIWAN
An Efficient Variant of GMRES Iterative Method for FMM Implementation
P. L. Rui and R. S. Chen, Nanjing Univ. of Science and Technology, CHINA
The Multigrid Preconditioned Flexible GMRES Solver
for Hierarchical TVFEM Analysis
X. W. Ping and R. S. Chen, Nanjing Univ. of Science and Technology, CHINA
The Application of p-Level Schwarz Method for Simulation of Electromagnetic Problems with FEM
X. W. Ping and R. S. Chen, Nanjing Univ. of Science and Technology, CHINA