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   14:00-15:40

Room A (301)
Session TH3A
Linearization Technologies for Power Amplifiers
Chairs : T. Nojima, Hokkaido Univ., JAPAN, & Y.-H. Jeong, Pohang Univ. of Science and Technology, KOREA
Pre-Distortion Linearizer Using Self Base Bias Control Circuit
S. Shinjo, K. Totani, H. Tokunaga, K. Mori, and N. Suematsu, Mitsubishi Electric Corp., JAPAN
Series Anti-Parallel Diode Linearizer for Class-B Power Amplifiers with a Gain Expansion
K. Yamauchi, H. Noto, S. Ishizaka, Y. Hamamatsu, M. Nakayama, and Y. Isota, Mitsubishi Electric Corp., JAPAN
Linearity Improvement of RF Power Amplifiers Using a Simple High-Order Predistorter for WCDMA Applications
Y.-S. Lee, K.-I. Jeon*, and Y.-H. Jeong, Pohang Univ. of Science and Technology, *RFcore Ltd., KOREA
A Polar Function Linearizer Using Even Order Harmonic Signals
E.-K. Kim, K.-K. Jeon, Y. Kim, and Y.-C. Yoon*, Kumoh National Insitute of Technology, *Kwandong Univ., KOREA
Adaptive Linearization Technique for a Multi-Port AmplifierPolytechnic College, **Samsung SDS Co., LTD., KOREA
T. Kaho, Y. Yamaguchi, T. Nakagawa, and K. Araki*, NTT, *Tokyo Institute of Technology, JAPAN

Room B (302)
Session TH3B
Advanced Divider Analysis and Designs
Chairs : I. Sakagami, Toyama Univ., JAPAN, & S. Kahng, Univ. of Incheon, KOREA
A New Parallel-Strip Power Divider with Enhanced Isolation Performance
L. Chiu and Q. Xue, City Univ. of Hong Kong , CHINA
An UWB Planar Out-of-Phase Power Divider Employing Microstrip-Slot and Parallel Stripline-Microstrip Transitions
A. M. Abbosh*,**, M. E. Bialkowski*, and J. Mazierska***, *Univ. of Queensland, AUSTRALIA, **Mosul Univ., IRAQ, ***Massey Univ., NEW ZEALAND
A New Type of 3-Way Power Divider Using An Intentional Mismatched Termination
J.-S. Bae, J.-S. Lim, K.-S. Kim, J. Kim, and D. Ahn, Soonchunhyang Univ., KOREA
A Design Method of Dual-Frequency Wilkinson Power Divider
T. Kawai, J. Yamasaki*, Y. Kokubo, and I. Ohta, Univ. of Hyogo, *SANYO Electric Co., Ltd., JAPAN
Half-Mode SIW(HMSIW) Multi-Way Power Divider
B. Liu*, W. Hong*, L. Tian*, H.-B. Zhu*, W. Jiang*, and K. Wu*,**, *Southeast Univ., CHINA, **Poly-Grames Research Center, CANADA

Room C (303)
Session TH3C
Artificial and Novel Materials for Antenna Applications (1)
Chairs : T. Maruyama, NTT DoCoMo, Inc., JAPAN, & K. Eccleston, Univ. of Canterbury, NEW ZEALAND
Slotted Composite Right/Left-Handed Strip Lines for Leaky Wave Antenna Applications
Y. Sasaki, A. Sanada, and H. Kubo, Yamaguchi Univ., JAPAN
Investigation of a Tessellated Meta-Material Planar Circuit
K. W. Eccleston, Univ. of Canterbury, NEW ZEALAND
Electromagnetic Band Gap (EBG) Structure Synthesizer Using Genetic Algorithm for Wireless System Applications
T. H. Kim, E. Engin, and M. Swaminathan, Georgia Institute of Technology, U.S.A.
Performance Evaluation of a Very Small Magnetic Core Loop Antenna for an LF Receiver
K. Abe and J. Takada*, CASIO Computer Co., Ltd., *Tokyo Institute of Technology, JAPAN
Operational Frequency Tuning for Meander-Line Antenna Fed by Coplanar Waveguide with Finite Ground Plane
F. Kuroki and H. Ohta, Kure National College of Technology, JAPAN

Room D (304)
Session TH3D
Novel FDTD Method
Chairs : K. Fujimori, Okayama Univ., JAPAN, & F.-C. Chen, National Chiao Tung Univ., TAIWAN
Effect of the Conductivity Profile on the Stability of the ADI-FDTD Method with Split-Field PML
J.-N. Hwang and F.-C. Chen, National Chiao Tung Univ., TAIWAN
Hybrid PML-ABC Truncation Techniques for Finite-Volume Time-Domain Simulations
K. Sankaran, C. Fumeaux, and R. Vahldieck, ETH Zurich, SWITZERLAND
A Novel Extended FDTD Method for the Analysis of the Active Integrated Circuit and Antenna Mounted Non- Linear Devices
N. Kawashima, K. Fujimori, M. Sanagi, and S. Nogi, Okayama Univ., JAPAN
An Efficient FDTD Algorithm for Computation of Resonance Frequencies of an Inhomogeneous Cylindrical Structure
K. V. Srivastava, V. V. Mishra, and A. Biswas, Indian Institute of Technology, INDIA
Efficient Analysis of Resonator by the Three-Dimensional Iterative ADI-FDTD Method
Z. B. Ye and R. S. Chen, Nanjing Univ. of Science and Technology, CHINA

Room E (311+312)
Session TH3E
System-Related Technologies (1)
Chairs : D. Gray, NICT, JAPAN, & T. Liu, Univ. of Calgary, CANADA
Dynamic Nonlinear Behavior Characterization for Wideband RF Transmitters Using Augmented Hammerstein Models
T. Liu, S. Boumaiza, A. B. Sesay, and F. M. Ghannouchi, Univ. of Calgary, CANADA
Analog Integrator and Analog-to-Digital Converter Effect on a Multi-Resolution Spectrum Sensing (MRSS) for Cognitive Radio Systems
J. Park, Y. Hur*, K. Lim, C.-H. Lee*, H. Kim**, and J. Laskar, Georgia Institute of Technology, *Samsung RFIC Design Center at Georgia Tech., U.S.A., **Hanbat National Univ., KOREA
A Study of Wireless Parallel Data Transmission of Extremely High Data Rate up to 6.17 Gbps per Channel
P. Hakansson, A. Huynh, and S. Gong, Linkoping Univ., SWEDEN
Review of Helices for DTV Broadcast from Prototype HAPS Airship
D. Gray, M. Nagatsuka, and R. Miura, NICT, JAPAN
A New Long-Distance Deley Profile Measuring Equipment for Single Frequency Networks in Digital Terrestrial TV Broadcasting
K. Kitayama, K. Haeiwa*, Y. Kawana**, and Y. Morii***, NHK Integrated Technology, *Hiroshima City Univ., **NHK Engineering Administration Dept., ***NHK Engineering Service, JAPAN

Room F (313+314)
Session TH3F
Microwave Silicon VCO Design
Chairs : H. Sato, Renesas Technology Corp., JAPAN, & H. Zirath, Chalmers Univ. of Technology, SWEDEN
A 5.5GHz, 8mW, LC Tank CMOS VCO with Optimal Phase Noise Performance
S.-M. Oh, B.-H. Jo, Y.-S. Na, and T.-S. Kim, Samsung Electro-Mechanics Corp., KOREA
Differential VCO Design with a Wide Frequency Tuning Range
L. Lin, W.-Y. Yin, J. Mao, and Y.-Y. Wang, Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., CHINA
A Low Noise Bulk-Coupled Colpitts CMOS Quadrature VCO
Y.-H. Cho, F.-C. Chang, M.-F. Lei, M.-D. Tsai, H.-Y. Chang, and H. Wang, National Taiwan Univ., TAIWAN
Design of Low Power and High Efficiency Colpitts VCO with a Cascoded NMOS Cross-Coupled pair
C. I. Shie, J. M. Lin, and Y. C. Chiang, Chang Gung Univ., TAIWAN
A 2.5 GHz CMOS LC VCO with Improved Phase Noise Based on the Transformer Feedback Scheme
Y. Hara, H. Sakurai, and Y. Sugimoto, Chuo Univ., JAPAN