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Applications Literature

Bolded titles are recommended reading by the Agilent Technologies Applications staff.
Silvered titles are obsolete literature and may reference product Agilent Technologies no longer offers.

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  • AB-0007: INA Bonding Configurations [obsolete]
PDF 18k
  • AB-0010: Limiting Characteristics of the IVA-05118 VGA
PDF 27k
  • AB-0013: SPICE models for the IAM-81 and IAM-82 Active Mixers
PDF 344k
  • AB-102: HPMX-5001 Demonstration Circuit Board
PDF 114k
  • [preliminary] AB-AW091599: A Low Current High Intercept Point Low Noise Amplifier for 1900 MHz using the ATF-38143 Low Noise PHEMT
PDF 145k
  • [preliminary] AB-MR121494: Extending the Frequency Range of the HPMX-2005
PDF 29k
  • [preliminary] AB-RLM020199: Designing with the MGA-72543 RFIC Amplifier / Bypass Switch
PDF 516k
  • [preliminary] AB-RLM020299: MGA-72543 Demonstration PCB
PDF 217k
  • AN 918: Pulse and Waveform Generation with Step Recovery Diodes [obsolete]
PDF 2881k
  • AN 922: Applications of PIN Diodes
PDF 252k
  • AN 923: Schottky Barrier Video Detectors
PDF 73k
  • AN 928: Ku Band Step Recovery Multipliers [obsolete]
PDF 769k
  • AN 929: Fast Switching PIN Diodes
PDF 90k
  • AN 944-1: Microwave Transistor Bias Considerations
PDF 903k
  • AN 956-1: The Criterion for the Tangential Sensitivity Measurement
PDF 60k
  • AN 956-3: Flicker Noise in Schottky Diodes
PDF 695k
  • AN 956-4: Schottky Diode Voltage Doubler
PDF 25k
  • AN 956-5: Dynamic Range Extension of Schottky Detectors
PDF 17k
  • AN 956-6: Temperature Dependence of Schottky Detector Voltage Sensitivity
PDF 36k
  • AN 957-1: Broadbanding the Shunt PIN Diode SPDT Switch
PDF 40k
  • AN 957-2: Reducing the Insertion Loss of a Shunt PIN Diode
PDF 16k
  • AN 957-3: Rectification Effects in PIN Attenuators
PDF 25k
  • AN 963: Impedance Matching Techniques for Mixers and Detectors
PDF 82k
  • AN 967: A Low Noise 4 GHz Transistor Amplifier Using the HXTR-6101 Silicon Bipolar Transistor [obsolete]
PDF 1279k
  • AN 969: The Zero Bias Schottky Detector Diode
PDF 252k
  • AN 970: A 6 GHz Amplifier Using the HFET-1101 GaAs FET [obsolete]
PDF 718k
  • AN 971: The HPND-4050 Beam Lead Mesa PIN in Shunt Applications
PDF 816k
  • AN 974: Die Attach and Bonding Techniques for Diodes and Transistors [obsolete]
  • AN 976: Broadband Microstrip Mixer Design: The Butterfly Mixer
PDF 61k
  • AN 979: The Handling and Bonding of Beam Lead Devices Made Easy [obsolete]
PDF 916k
  • AN 983: Comb Generator Simplifies Multiplier Design [obsolete]
PDF 596k
  • AN 984: How to Get More Output Power From a Comb Generator Module with the Right Bias Resistor [obsolete]
PDF 429k
  • AN 985: Achieve High Isolation in Series Applications with the Low Capacitance
    HPND-4005 Beam Lead PIN
PDF 879k
  • AN 986: Square Law and Linear Detection
PDF 26k
  • AN 987: Is Bias Current Necessary?
PDF 16k
  • AN 988: All Schottky Diodes Are Zero Bias Detectors
PDF 23k
  • AN 989: Step Recovery Diode Doubler [obsolete]
PDF 578k
  • AN 991: Harmonic Mixing with the HSCH-5500 Series Dual Diode
PDF 69k
  • AN 992: Beam Lead Attachment Methods
PDF 77k
  • AN 993: Beam Lead Device Bonding to Soft Substrates
PDF 35k
  • AN 993-1: Thermal Stress Relief in Beam Lead Diode Assembly
PDF 24k
  • AN 995: The Schottky Diode Mixer
PDF 42k
  • AN 997: A 2 GHz Balanced Mixer Using SOT-23 Surface Mount Schottky Diodes
PDF 305k
  • AN 999: GaAs MMIC Assembly and Handling Guidelines
PDF 57k
  • AN 1048: A Low Cost Surface Mount PIN Diode Pi Attenuator
PDF 74k
  • AN 1049: A Low Distortion PIN Diode Switch Using Surface Mount Devices
PDF 86k
  • AN 1050: Low Cost Surface Mount Power Limiters
PDF 2040k
  • AN 1052: A Low Cost, Surface Mount X Band Mixer
PDF 21k
  • AN 1054: Low Cost Frequency Multipliers Using SMT PIN Diodes
PDF 30k
  • AN 1055: Clock Recovery using Si MMICs
PDF 175k
  • AN 1064: Low Noise and Moderate Power Amplifiers Using the ATF-21186
PDF 2281k
  • AN 1067: An SPDT PIN Diode T/R Switch for PCN Applications
PDF 123k
  • AN 1069: Non-RF Applications for the Surface Mount Schottky Diode Pairs HSMS-2812 and HSMS-2822
PDF 31k
  • AN 1071: Battery Operation of the INA-03184
PDF 34k
  • AN 1072: Applications for the HSMP-3890 Surface Mount Switching PIN Diode
PDF 69k
  • AN 1076: Using the ATF-10236 in low noise amplifier applications in the UHF through 1.7 GHz frequency range
PDF 110k
  • AN 1083: IMFET Handling and Design Guidelines[obsolete]
PDF 56k
  • AN 1084: Two-Stage 800 - 1000 MHz Amplifier using the AT-41511 Silicon Bipolar Transistor
PDF 58k
  • AN 1085: 900 and 2400 MHz Amplifiers Using the AT-3 Series Low Noise Silicon Bipolar Transistors
PDF 137k
  • AN 1088: Designing the Virtual Battery
PDF 81k
  • AN 1089: Designing Detectors for RF/ID Tags
PDF 120k
  • AN 1090: The Zero Bias Schottky Diode Detector at Temperature Extremes - Problems and Solutions
PDF 80k
  • AN 1091: 1 and 2 Stage 10.7 to 12.7 GHz Amplifiers Using the ATF-36163 Low Noise PHEMT
PDF 88k
  • AN 1097: L and S Band Amplifiers Using the ATF-36163 Low Noise PHEMT
PDF 145k
  • AN 1116: Using the MGA-87563 GaAs MMIC Low Noise Amplifier Application in the 800 Through 2500 MHz Frequency Range
PDF 60k
  • AN 1124: Linear Models for Diode Surface Mount Packages
PDF 31k
  • AN 1126: Evaluation of Vector Modulator IC Performance
PDF 47k
  • AN 1128: L Band Amplifier Using the ATF-36077 Low Noise PHEMT
PDF 47k
  • AN 1129: Low Noise Amplifier for 2.3 GHz using the ATF-36077 Low Noise PHEMT
PDF 29k
  • AN 1131: Low Noise Amplifiers for 320 MHz and 850 MHz Using the AT-32063 Dual Transistor
PDF 71k
  • AN 1133: Low Noise Amplifiers for 5.7 GHz using the ATF-36077 Low Noise PHEMT
PDF 19k
  • AN 1136: Low Cost Mixer for the 10.7 to 12.8 GHz Direct Broadcast Satellite Market
PDF 41k
  • AN 1139: 950 to 2400 MHz IF Amplifier Using the INA-51063 and INA-54063
PDF 31k
  • AN 1145: Phase Locked Loop Frequency Synthesizer Demonstration Circuit Board
PDF 62k
  • AN 1147: Using the INA-12063 RFIC Amplifier for 2.4 GHz Applications
PDF 55k
  • AN 1156: Diode Detector Simulation using Hewlett-Packard EESOF ADS Software
PDF 31k
  • AN 1160: 1800 to 1900 MHz Amplifiers using the HBFP-0405 and HBFP-0420 Low Noise Silicon Bipolar Transistors
PDF 157k
  • AN 1161: 800 to 950 MHz Amplifiers using the HBFP-0405 and HBFP-0420 Low Noise Silicon Bipolar Transistors
PDF 208k
  • [preliminary] AN 1163: Compact HSMP-389V Transmit/Recieve Switch Design
PDF 38k
  • AN 1168: 1800 MHz Medium Power Amplifier using the HBFP-0450 Silicon Bipolar Transistor
PDF 67k
  • AN 1174: Low Noise Amplifiers for 1600 MHz and 1900 MHz Low Current Self-biased Applications using the ATF-35143 Low Noise PHEMT
PDF 62k
  • AN 1175: High Intercept Low Noise Amplifiers for 1500 MHz through 2500 MHz using the ATF-34143 Low Noise PHEMT
PDF 62k
  • AN-A001: Notes on Choke Network Design
PDF 596k
  • AN-A002: Design of a 4 GHz LNA for a TVRO Earth Station
PDF 81k
  • AN-A004R: Electrostatic Discharge Damage and Control
PDF 42k
  • AN-A005: Transistor Chip Use
PDF 24k
  • AN-A006: Mounting Considerations for Packaged Microwave Semiconductors
PDF 226k
  • AN-A007: 4 GHz Television Receive Only LNB Design
PDF 92k
  • AN-A008: Microwave Oscillator Design
PDF 62k
  • AN-A009: Direct Broadcast Satellite Systems
PDF 83k
  • AN-G001: ATF-13136 12 GHz Demonstration Amplifier [obsolete]
PDF 233k
  • AN-G002: ATF-10136 4 GHz Demonstration Amplifier
PDF 242k
  • AN-G003: MGA-64135 GaAs MMIC
PDF 89k
  • AN-G004: S-Band Low Noise Amplifiers ATF-10136, ATF-13284
PDF 99k
  • AN-G005: Active GaAs FET Mixers Using the ATF-10136, ATF-13736, and ATF-13484
PDF 716k
  • AN-G006: MGA-64135 GaAs MMIC as a Variable Gain Amplifier and Operation at Reduced Vdd
PDF 29k
  • AN-G007: MGS Series Monolithic GaAs Switches [obsolete]
PDF 110k
  • AN-M022: Installing TO-8 Oscillators
PDF 24k
  • AN-M024: Voltage Controlled Oscillators Evaluated for System Design
PDF 78k
  • AN-S001: Basic MODAMP MMIC Circuit Techniques
PDF 56k
  • AN-S002: MODAMP MMIC Nomenclature
PDF 15k
  • AN-S003: Biasing MODAMP MMICs
PDF 39k
  • AN-S004: A Broadband IF Amplifier Using MSA-0235 and MSA-0335 [obsolete]
PDF 329k
  • AN-S005: Using Hewlett Packard MSA Series Amplifiers as Frequency Converters
PDF 196k
  • AN-S006: Using External Feedback to Achieve Flat Gain with the MSA-0885
PDF 71k
  • AN-S007: Using the MSA-0520 and the MSA-1023 Medium Power MODAMP Silicon MMIC Amplifiers
PDF 57k
  • AN-S008: Designing with the MSA-9970
PDF 65k
  • AN-S009: MODAMP Silicon MMIC Chip Use [obsolete]
PDF 196k
  • AN-S010: A 5 GHz Bipolar Active Mixer
PDF 99k
  • AN-S011: Using Silicon MMIC Gain Blocks as Transimpedance Amplifiers
PDF 429k
  • AN-S012: MagIC Low Noise Amplifiers
PDF 69k
  • AN-S013: MagIC Active Mixers
PDF 94k
  • AN-S014: 750-1250 MHz VCO
PDF 793k
  • Digital Radio Module Overview
PDF 24k
  • IAM-91563 Data Sheet: 0.8-6 GHz 3V Downconverter
PDF 199k
  • MGA-81563 Data Sheet: 0.1 6 GHz 3V, 14 dBm Amplifier
PDF 136k
  • MGA-82563 Data Sheet: 0.1 6 GHz 3V, 17 dBm Amplifier
PDF 138k
  • MGA-83563 Data Sheet: 0.1 6 GHz 3V, 20 dBm Amplifier
PDF 208k
  • MGA-85563 Data Sheet: 0.9 6 GHz 3V Low Noise GaAs MMIC Amplifier
PDF 119k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Applications Note #31: A 2-26.5 GHz Var. Gain Amp Using HMMC-5021/22/26 MMIC Components
PDF 37k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Applications Note #34: HMMC-5021/5022/26 and HMMC-5027 TWA Environmental Data
PDF 26k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Applications Note #35: HMMC-52006 Switch Driver with TTL Input
PDF 52k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Applications Note #37: HMMC-1002 Attenuator: Attenuation Control
PDF 44k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Applications Note #41: HMMC-5021/22/26 S-Parameter Performance as a Function of Bonding
PDF 13k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Applications Note #42: MMICB Reliability
PDF 11k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Applications Note #44: HMMC-1002 Attenuator: S-Parameters
PDF 30k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Applications Note #45: HMMC-1002 Attenuator: Switching Speed Limitations
PDF 18k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Applications Note #46: HMMC-5040 Reliability
PDF 15k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Applications Note #47: HMMC-5021/22/26 2-26.5 GHz GaAs MMIC Distributed Amp Conversion
PDF 45k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Applications Note #49: HMMC-5618 Power, Harmonics, IMD
PDF 67k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Applications Note #50: HMMC-5040 as a 20-40 GHz Multiplier
PDF 49k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Applications Note #51: PH9 Reliability
PDF 27k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Applications Note #52: 1 Watt 17.7 GHz - 32 GHz Linear Power Amp
PDF 261k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Applications Note #999: GaAS MMIC Assembly and Handling Guidelines
PDF 57k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Applications Note #1053: Designing with HMMC-5021/22/26 and HMMC-5027 GaAs MMIC Amplifiers
PDF 85k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Product Note #001: HSCH-9401 Diode Model
PDF 11k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Product Note #002: HSCH-9161 Diode Model
PDF 12k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Product Note #003: HMMC-5040 and -5032 Demo
PDF 18k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Product Note #004: HMMC-5032 Intermodulation Distortion
PDF 40k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Product Note #005: HMMC-5032 Driven by a HMMC-5618
PDF 46k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Product Note #006: HMMC-5033 Intermodulation Distortion
PDF 32k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Product Note #010: HMMC-1002 50 GHz Attenuator 0-50 GHz Performance
PDF 38k
  • [preliminary] MWTC Product Note #012: HHSCH-9161 GaAs Detector Diode Sensitivity Measurements
PDF 55k
  • Non-SMT Diode Selection Guide
PDF 42k
  • Part to Market Quick Guide, ver 4.0
PDF 192k
  • Primer 1, HIGH FREQUENCY TRANSISTOR PRIMER SERIES: Silicon Bipolar Electrical Characteristics
PDF 57k
  • Primer 2, HIGH FREQUENCY TRANSISTOR PRIMER SERIES: Noise & S Parameter Characterization
PDF 61k
PDF 74k
PDF 228k
PDF 63k
  • RFIC Selection Guide
PDF 54k
  • SMT Diode Selection Guide
PDF 22k
  • Surface Mount Schottky and PIN Diodes - Marketing Positioning
PDF 17k
  • Surface Mount Schottky Diodes Statistical Data
  • Transistor Selection Guide
PDF 21k
  • VCO Selection Guide
PDF 19k
  • Wireless Infrastructure Products Selection Guide [obsolete]
PDF 32k

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