A fully integrated 16-element phased-array transmitter in SiGe BiCMOS for 60-GHz communications

FREE-DOWNLOAD A Valdes-Garcia, ST Nicolson, JW Lai… – Solid-State Circuits, …, 2010
Abstract—A phased-array transmitter (TX) for multi-Gb/s non-line-of-sight links in the four frequency
channels of the research 802.15.3c standard (58.32 to 64.8 GHz) is fully integrated in a 0.12- m SiGe
BiCMOS process. It consists of an up-conversion core followed by a 1:16 power