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RFIC PA Development for Communication and Radar Systems

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RFIC PA Development for Communication and Radar Systems Cadence is a pivotal leader in electronic design and computational expertise, using its Intelligent System Design strategy to turn design concepts into reality. Cadence customers are the world's most creative and innovative companies, delivering extraordinary electronic products from chips to boards to systems for the most dynamic market applications. www.cadence.com © 2020 Cadence Design Systems, Inc. All rights reserved worldwide. Cadence, the Cadence logo, and the other Cadence marks found at www.cadence.com/go/trademarks are trademarks or registered trademarks of Cadence Design Systems, Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. 15402 10/20 DB/SA/WP-V-RFIC-PA/PDF Conclusion Development of an RFIC PA must focus on choosing the appropriate semiconductor technology to address the frequency, power, efficiency, and linearity concerns of the target application. This white paper has examined amplifier basics with a focus on the definition of a PA's constituent components and the most common PA performance metrics used in a communication system with digitally modulated waveforms.

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