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Publications

2008

Paul D. Franzon
Michael B. Steer

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2007

Paul D. Franzon
Michael B. Steer

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2006

Paul D. Franzon
Michael B. Steer Gianluca Lazzi Maysam Ghovanloo

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2005

Paul D. Franzon
Michael B. Steer Gianluca Lazzi Maysam Ghovanloo

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2004

Paul D. Franzon
Michael B. Steer Gianluca Lazzi

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2003

Paul D. Franzon
Michael B. Steer Gianluca Lazzi

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2002

Paul D. Franzon
Michael B. Steer Gianluca Lazzi Griff L. Bilbro

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2001

Paul D. Franzon
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-01
    "Multi-gigahertz low-power low-skew rotary clock scheme"
    Wood, J.; Lipa, S.; Franzon, P.; Steer, M.;
    IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference, ISSCC
    5-7 Feb. 2001 Pages:400 - 401, 470.
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-02
    "Network processor design for optical burst switched networks"
    Mehrotra, P.; Baldine, I.; Stevenson, D.; Franzon, P.;
    14th Annual IEEE International ASIC/SOC Conference
    12-15 Sept. 2001 Pages:296 - 300.
Michael B. Steer
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-03
    "Extraction of the network parameters in the analysis of planar structures using the method of moments,"
    M. Abdullah, and M B. Steer,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques,
    Feb.2001, In Press (MURI)
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-04
    "State-variable-based transient circuit simulation using wavelets,"
    C. E. Christoffersen and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Microwave and Guided Waves Letters,
    Vol. 11. 2001, In Press
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-05
    "Membrane-supported CPW with mounted active devices,"
    W. Y. Liu, D. P. Steenson and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Microwave and Guided Waves Letters,
    Vol. 11. 2001, In Press.
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-06
    "Electro-thermal CAD of power devices and circuits with fully physical
    time-dependent compact thermal modeling of complex non linear 3-d systems,"

    W. Batty, C. E. Christoffersen, A. J. Panks, S. David, C. M. Snowden and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Transactions on Components and Packaging Technology,
    Sept. 2001, In Press.
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-07
    "Spatially Combined Fault Tolerant Millimeter-Wave Power Amplifiers, "
    S. Ortiz, M. Ozkar, A. Yakovlev, A. Mortazawi and M. Steer,
    2001 Government Microcircuit Applications Conf., March 2001.
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-08
    "Electro-thermal modeling of large scale active arrays, "
    M. B. Steer, C. E. Christoffersen, W. Batty and C. M. Snowden,
    Government Microcircuit Applications Conference, March, 2001.
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-09
    "Adjacent channel effects of nonlinear circuits,"
    M. B. Steer, K. Gard, J. Sevic, and H. Gutierrez,
    IEEE Sarnoff Symposium, 2001.
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-10
    "Two-tone intermodulation distortion simulations in the time domain using a quasi-2D physical pHEMT model,"
    P. J. Rudge, R. E. Miles, M. B. Steer and C. M. Snowden,
    2001 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest. May 2001.
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-11
    "Comparison of wavelet- and time-marching-based microwave circuit transient analysis,"
    C. E. Christoffersen and M. B. Steer,
    2001 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest. May 2001 (MURI)
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-12
    "Electric Green's dyadics for modeling resonance surface wave effects in a
    waveguide-based aperture coupled patch array,"

    A. Yakovlev, S. Ortiz, M. Ozkar, A. Mortazawi, and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. 2001 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Symposium,. (MURI)
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-13
    "Autocorrelation analysis of distortion generated from bandpass nonlinear circuits, "
    K. Gard, L. E. Larson and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. Custom Integrated Circuits Conference, 2001, In Press
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-14
    "Fault tolerance analysis and measurement of a spatial power amplifier"
    Ortiz, S.; Ozkar, M.; Yakovlev, A.; Steer, M.; Mortazawi, A.;
    IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest,
    Volume: 3 , 20-25 May 2001, Pages:1827 - 1830
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-15
    "Fully physical time-dependent compact thermal modelling of complex non linear
    3-dimensional systems for device and circuit level electro-thermal CAD"
    Batty, W.; Christoffersen, C.E.; David, S.; Panks, A.J.; Johnson, R.G.;
    Snowden, C.M.; Steer, M.B.;
    Seventeenth Annual IEEE Symposium Semiconductor Thermal Measurement and Management
    20-22 March 2001, Pages:71 - 84
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-16
    "Generalized autocorrelation analysis of spectral regrowth from bandpass nonlinear circuits"
    Gard, K.; Steer, M.B.; Larson, L.E.;
    IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest
    20-25 May 2001, Pages:9 - 12 vol.1
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-17
    "Global electrothermal CAD of complex nonlinear 3-D systems based on a fully
    physical time-dependent compact thermal model"
    Batty, W.; Christoffersen, C.E.; David, S.; Panks, A.J.; Joknson, R.G.; Snowden, C.M.; Steer, M.B.;
    IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest
    Volume: 2 , 20-25 May 2001, Pages:667 - 670
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-18
    "Investigation into intermodulation distortion in HEMTs
    using a quasi-2-D physical model"
    Rudge, P.J.; Miles, R.E.; Steer, M.B.; Snowden, C.M.;
    IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques
    Volume: 49 , Issue: 12 , Dec. 2001, Pages:2315 - 2321
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-19
    "Membrane-supported CPW with mounted active devices"
    Liu, W.Y.; Steenson, D.; Steer, M.B.;
    IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters
    [see also IEEE Microwave and Guided Wave Letters]
    Volume: 11 , Issue: 4 , April 2001, Pages:167 - 169
Gianluca Lazzi
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-20
    "Unconditionally stable D-H FDTD formulation with anisotropic
    PML boundary conditions"

    Lazzi, G.
    Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, IEEE ,
    Volume: 11 Issue: 4 Page(s): 149 -151
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-21
    "Simulated temperature increase in a head/eye model containing an intraocular retinal prosthesis"
    Lazzi, G.; DeMarco, S.C.; Wentai Liu; Humayun, M.;
    IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium,
    Volume: 2 , 8-13 July 2001, Pages:72 - 75.
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-22
    "Study of design parameters in waveguide-based spatial power combining amplifier arrays using FDTD"
    Ozkar, M.; Lazzi, G.; Mortazawi, A.;
    IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest
    Volume: 2 , 20-25 May 2001, Pages:1403 - 1406.
  • NCSU-ERL-2001-23
    "A multiresolution impedance method for bioelectromagnetic problems"
    Eberdt, M.; Lazzi, G.;
    IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium
    Volume: 1 , 8-13 July 2001, Pages:258 - 261.

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2000

Paul D. Franzon
  • NCSU-ERL-00-01
    Monolithic Copper Integrated Circuitry supporting Multi-layer MEMS
    David Winick, Bruce Duewer, Alan Glaser, David Nackashi, John Wilson
    SRC Copper Design Challenge ,Semiconductor Research Corporation September 2000.
  • NCSU-ERL-00-02
    A High-Speed & High-Capacity Single-Chip Copper Crossbar
    John Damiano, Bruce Duewer, Alan Glaser, Toby Schaffer, John Wilson
    SRC Copper Design Challenge , 1999.
  • NCSU-ERL-00-03
    "Leveraging high density packaging for high performance DSP systems"
    Mehrotra, P.; Rao, V.; Conte, T.; Franzon, P.;
    IEEE Conference on Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging
    23-25 Oct. 2000, Pages:25 - 28.
  • NCSU-ERL-00-04
    "High displacement piezoelectric actuators: characterization at high load
    with controlled end conditions"
    Mulling, J.; Usher, T.; Dessent, B.; Palmer, J.; Franzon, P.; Grant, E.; Kingon, A.;
    12th IEEE International Symposium on Applications of Ferroelectrics,
    Volume: 2 , 21 July-2 Aug. 2000, Pages:745 - 748
Michael B. Steer
  • NCSU-ERL-00-05
    "On the significance of envelope peak-to-average ratio for estimating the spectral
    regrowth characteristics of an RF/Microwave power amplifier,"

    J. F. Sevic and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques,
    Vol. 48, June 2000, pp. 1068-1071. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-00-06
    "The generalized scattering matrix of closely spaced strip and slot layers in waveguide,"
    A. B. Yakovlev, A. I. Khalil, C. W. Hicks, A. M. Mortazawi and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques,
    Vol. 48, Jan. 2000, pp. 126-137. (MURI)
  • NCSU-ERL-00-07
    "Object oriented microwave circuit simulation,"
    C. E. Christoffersen, U. A. Mughal, and M. B. Steer,
    Int. J. on RF and Microwave Computer Aided Engineering,
    Vol. 10, Issue 3, 2000, pp. 164- 182. (MURI)
  • NCSU-ERL-00-08
    "Nonlinear gain compression in microwave amplifiers using generalized
    power series and transformation of input statistics,"

    H. Gutierrez, K. Gard, and M. B. Steer ,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques,
    Nov. 2000, pp. 1774-1777. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-00-09
    "Electromagnetic Modeling and Experimental Verification of a Complete
    Waveguide-Based Aperture-Coupled Patch Amplifier Array,"

    A. B. Yakovlev, S. Ortiz, M. Ozkar, A. Mortazawi, and M. B. Steer,
    2000 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest. June 2000 (MURI)
  • NCSU-ERL-00-10
    "Steady-state and transient electro-thermal simulation of power devices
    and circuits based on a fully physical thermal model,"
    W. Batty, C. E. Christoffersen, S. David, A. J. Panks, R. G. Johnson,
    C. M. Snowden and M. B. Steer,
    6th International Workshop on Thermal Investigations of ICs and Systems (Therminic 2K),
    September 2000.
  • NCSU-ERL-00-11
    "Characterization of the nonlinear device capacitance in frequency domain,"
    W. Y. Liu, M. B. Steer and D. P. Steenson,
    8th IEEE International Symposium on Electron Devices for Microwave and Optoelectronic Applications,
    Nov. 2000.
  • NCSU-ERL-00-12
    "A waveguide-based aperture-coupled patch amplifier array-full-wave system analysis
    and experimental validation"
    Yakovlev, A.B.; Ortiz, S.; Ozkar, M.; Mortazawi, A.; Steer, M.B.;
    IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques
    Volume: 48 , Issue: 12 , Dec. 2000, Pages:2692 - 2699
  • NCSU-ERL-00-13
    "Electromagnetic modeling of an aperture-coupled patch array in the N-port
    layered waveguide for spatial power combining applications"
    Yakovlev, A.B.; Ortiz, S.; Ozkar, M.; Mortazawi, A.; Steer, M.B.;
    IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium
    Volume: 2 , 16-21 July 2000, Pages:518 - 521
  • NCSU-ERL-00-14
    "Predictive microwave device design by coupled electro-thermal simulation
    based on a fully physical thermal model"
    Batty, T.; Christoffersen, C.E.; David, S.; Panks, A.J.; Johnson, R.G.;
    Snowden, C.M.; Steer, M.B.;
    IEEE International Symposium on High Performance Electron Devices for Microwave
    and Optoelectronic Applications
    13-14 Nov. 2000, Pages:111 - 116
  • NCSU-ERL-00-15
    "The generalized scattering matrix of closely spaced strip and slot layers in waveguide"
    Yakovlev, A.B.; Khalil, A.I.; Hicks, C.W.; Mortazawi, A.; Steer, M.B.;
    IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques
    Volume: 48 , Issue: 1 , Jan. 2000, Pages:126 - 137
Gianluca Lazzi
  • NCSU-ERL-00-16
    "Fast and efficient FDTD simulations of personal wireless
    devices for SAR compliance testing and antenna design"

    Lazzi, G.; Gandhi, O.P.; Sullivan, D.,
    IEEE , Volume: 2 , 2000 Page(s): 1088 -1091 vol.2
  • NCSU-ERL-00-17
    "Use of the impedance method for ICNIRP-related compliance
    testing of electronic article surveillance devices"

    Gandhi, O.P.; Lazzi, G.; Jun Sun; Gang Kang .,
    Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, 2000
    IEEE , Volume: 2 , 2000 Page(s): 1092 -1095 vol.2
  • NCSU-ERL-00-18
    "A mixed FDTD-integral equation approach for on-site safety
    assessment in complex electromagnetic environments "

    Lazzi, G.; Gandhi, O.P.,
    Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Transactions on , Volume: 48 Issue
    12 , Dec. 2000 Page(s): 1830 -1836
  • NCSU-ERL-00-19
    "Use of PML absorbing layers for the truncation of the head
    model in cellular telephone simulations "

    Lazzi, G.; Gandhi, O.P.; Sullivan, D.M. ,
    Microwave Theory and Techniques, IEEE Transactions on , Volume: 48
    Issue: 11 Part: 2 , Nov. 2000 Page(s): 2033 -2039
Griff L. Bilbro
  • NCSU-ERL-00-20
    "Comparison of a genetic algorithm with a simulated annealing algorithm
    for the design of an ATM network"
    Thompson, D.R.; Bilbro, G.L.;
    IEEE Communications Letters
    Volume: 4 , Issue: 8 , Aug. 2000, Pages:267 - 269
  • NCSU-ERL-00-21
    "Non-geometric Field Enhancement in Semiconducting Cold Cathodes
    and in Metal-Insulator-Semiconductor Structures"
    G. L. Bilbro and R. J. Nemanich,
    Applied Physics Letters
    Vol 76, No 7, pp 891-893, Feb 2000

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1999

Paul D. Franzon
  • NCSU-ERL-99-01
    "High frequency loss and electromagnetic field distribution for striplines and microstrips [MCM packages]"
    Lo, H.L.; Kauffman, J.F.; Franzon, P.D.
    IEEE Transactions on Advanced Packaging,
    Volume: 22 Issue: 1 , Feb. 1999, Page(s): 16 - 25.
  • NCSU-ERL-99-02
    "Infrastructure and course progression for complex IC design education"
    Franzon, P.D.; Wentai Lui; Gloster, C.; Schaffer, T.; Glaser, A.; Stanaski, A.
    IEEE International Conference on Microelectronic Systems Education
    1999, Page(s): 88 -89
  • NCSU-ERL-99-03
    "Improved delay prediction for on-chip buses [high-level synthesis]"
    Pomerleau, R.G.; Franzon, P.D.; Bilbro, G.L.
    36th Design Automation Conference
    1999, Page(s): 497 -501
  • NCSU-ERL-99-04
    "Methodology for Design of Electrostatic MEMS Devices Using the SUMMiT Process"
    Bruce Duewer, David Winick, John Wilson, Jeremy Palmer,Paul Franzon
    Proceedings of the 45th International Instrumentation Symposium.
    May 2-6,1999, pp 511-520.
  • NCSU-ERL-99-05
    "MEMS-based capacitor arrays for programmable interconnect and RF applications"
    Duewer, B.E.; Wilson, J.M.; Winick, D.A.; Franzon, P.D.
    Advanced Research in VLSI, 1999. Proceedings. 20th Anniversary Conference on VLSI,Nov 1999
  • NCSU-ERL-99-06
    "Chip-package codesign-challenges and directions"
    Franzon, P.;
    Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference
    18-21 Jan. 1999, Pages:13 suppl.
  • NCSU-ERL-99-07
    "Panel: parasitic extraction accuracy; how much is enough?"
    Franzon, P.; Basel, M.S.;
    36th Design Automation Conference
    21-25 June 1999, Pages:429 - 429.
Michael B. Steer
  • NCSU-ERL-99-08
    "Near-field and far-field prediction of quasi-optical grid arrays,"
    T. W. Nuteson, M. B. Steer, S. Nakazawa and J. W. Mink,
    IEEE Trans. On Microwave Theory and Technique, vol. 47, January 1999, pp. 6-13. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-99-09
    "State variable-based transient analysis using convolution,"
    C. Christoffersen, M. Ozkar, M. B. Steer, M. G. Case and M. Rodwell,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, June 1999, pp. 882-889. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-99-10
    "Global modeling of spatially distributed microwave and millimeter-wave systems,"
    M. B. Steer, J. F. Harvey, J. W. Mink, M. N. Abdulla, C. E. Christoffersen,
    H. M. Gutierrez, P. L. Heron, C. W. Hicks, A. I. Khalil, U. A. Mughal, S. Nakazawa,
    T. W. Nuteson, J.Patwardhan, S. G. Skaggs, M. A. Summers, S. Wang, and A. B. Yakovlev, "
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, June 1999, pp. 830-839. (MURI, MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-99-11
    "Characterization of spectral regrowth in microwave amplifiers based on the
    nonlinear transformation of a complex gaussian process,"

    K. Gard, H. Gutierrez and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques,
    Vol. 47, July 1999, pp. 1059-1069. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-99-12
    "A generalized scattering matrix method using the method of moments
    for the electromagnetic analysis of multi-layered structures in waveguide,"

    A. I. Khalil and M. B. Steer
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques,
    Vol. 47, November, 1999, pp. 2151-2157. (MURI)
  • NCSU-ERL-99-13
    "Implementation of the local reference node concept for spatially distributed circuits,"
    C. E. Christoffersen and M. B. Steer,
    Int. J. on RF and Microwave Computer Aided Engineering,
    Vol. 9, No. 5, September, 1999, pp. 376-384. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-99-14
    "Efficient method of moments formulation for the modeling of planar
    conductive layers in a shielded guided-wave structure,"

    A. I. Khalil, A. B. Yakovlev, and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques,
    Vol. 47, September 1999, pp. 1730-1736 (MURI)
  • NCSU-ERL-99-15
    "A full-wave system simulation of a folded-slot spatial power combining amplifier array,"
    M. Abdullah, U. A. Mughal, H.-S. Tsai, M B. Steer and R. A. York,
    1999 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest. June 1999, pp. 559-562. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-99-16
    "Transient analysis of a spatial power combining amplifier,"
    C. E. Christoffersen, S. Nakazawa, M. A. Summers and M. B. Steer,
    1999 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest. June 1999, pp. 791-794. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-99-17
    "Efficient MOM-based generalized scattering matrix method for
    the integrated circuit and multilayered structures in waveguide"

    A. I. Khalil, A. B. Yakovlev, and M. B. Steer,
    1999 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest. June 1999.pp. 2374-2377. (MURI)
  • NCSU-ERL-99-18
    "Spectral regrowth in microwave amplifiers using transformation of signal statistics,"
    H. Gutierrez, K. Gard, and M. B. Steer,
    1999 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest. June 1999,pp. 985-988. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-99-19
    "Electromagnetic modeling of a waveguide-based strip-to-slot transition module
    for application to spatial power combining systems,"

    A. B. Yakovlev, A. I. Khalil, C. W. Hicks and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. 1999 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Symp., July 1999, pp. 286-289. (MURI)
  • NCSU-ERL-99-20
    "Analysis of shielded CPW spatial power combiners,"
    A. I. Khalil, A. B. Yakovlev, and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. 1999 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Symp., July 1999, pp. 1828-1831. (MURI)
  • NCSU-ERL-99-21
    "Modeling of waveguide-based spatial power combining systems,"
    A. I. Khalil, M. Ozkar, A. Mortazawi and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. 1999 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Symp., July 1999, pp. 1707-1710. (MURI)
  • NCSU-ERL-99-22
    "Network characterization for a finite array of folded-slot antennas for spatial power combining,"
    M. N. Abdulla, U.A. Mughal and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. 1999 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Symp., July 1999, pp. 2370-2373. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-99-23
    "Strategies for modeling the interaction of device, circuits and fields,"
    M. B. Steer, J. W. Mink and J. F. Harvey,
    Proc. 1999 URSI General Assembly, August 1999. (MURI)
  • NCSU-ERL-99-24
    "An integrated environment for the simulation of electrical, thermal and electromagnetic
    interactions in high-performance integrated circuits,"

    H. Gutierrez, C. E. Christoffersen and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. IEEE 6 th Topical Meeting on Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging,
    Sept. 1999, pp. 217-220. (MAFET).
  • NCSU-ERL-99-25
    "Modelling spectral regrowth and the effect of packet size,"
    P. J. Rudge, K. Gard, H. Gutierrez, M. B. Steer and R. E. Miles,
    4 th IEEE High Frequency Postgraduate Student Colloqium, September 1999. pp.. 68-73.
  • NCSU-ERL-99-26
    "Efficient simulation of spectral regrowth using nonlinear transformation of signal statistics"
    K. Gard and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Topical Workshop on Power Amplifiers for Wireless Communications, September 1999.
Gianluca Lazzi
  • NCSU-ERL-99-27
    "Extension and validation of the equivalent sources helical antenna modeling with the FDTD code"
    Lazzi, G.; Yu, Q.S.; Gandhi, O.P.,
    Antennas and Propagation Society, 1999. IEEE International
    Symposium 1999 , Volume: 2 , 1999 Page(s): 1054 -1057 vol.2
  • NCSU-ERL-99-28
    "Experimental and FDTD-computed radiation patterns of cellular
    telephones held in slanted operational conditions"

    Lazzi, G.; Pattnaik, S.S.; Gandhi, O.P,
    Electromagnetic Compatibility, IEEE Transactions on , Volume: 41
    Issue: 2 , May 1999 Page(s): 141 -144
Griff L. Bilbro
  • NCSU-ERL-99-29
    "Convolution, deconvolution, and mean field annealing suitable for analog VLSI"
    Bilbro, G.L.; Hall, L.C.; Clements, M.; Wentai Liu;
    IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Analog and Digital Signal Processing
    [see also IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs]
    Volume: 46 , Issue: 2 , Feb. 1999, Pages:120 - 128
  • NCSU-ERL-99-30
    "Phase balancing using simulated annealing"
    Zhu, J.; Bilbro, G.; Mo-Yuen Chow;
    IEEE Transactions on Power Systems
    Volume: 14 , Issue: 4 , Nov. 1999, Pages:1508 - 1513
  • NCSU-ERL-99-31
    "Simulation of Thermionic Emission from Aluminum Gallium Nitride Cathodes at Elevated Temperatures"
    C. W. Hatfield and G. L. Bilbro,
    Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology, B
    Vol 17, No 5, pp 1987-1992, Sep-Oct 1999

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1998

  • NCSU-ERL-98-01
    Modeling and Simulation of High Speed Interconnects.
    Thesis by Baribrata Biswas Padwardahan (Under the direction of Michael B. Steer.)
    1998.
    An abstract is available.
  • NCSU-ERL-98-02
    A review of 3-D packaging technology .
    Al-Sarawi, S.F.; Abbott, D.; Franzon, P.D.
    Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technology, Part B: Advanced Packaging, IEEE Transactions on [see also Components, Hybrids, and Manufacturing Technology, IEEE Transactions on] ,
    Volume: 21 Issue: 1 , Feb. 1998
  • NCSU-ERL-98-02
    MEMS-based diffractive optical beam steering technology
    David Winick, Bruce Duewer, Som Chaudhury, John Wilson, John Tucker, Umut Eksi, and Paul D. Franzon
    Also in "Miniaturized Systems with Micro-Optics and Micromechanics III", Vol. 3276 (January 1998)
  • NCSU-ERL-98-11
    Tunable MEMS Capacitor Arrays
    J.M. Wilson, B.E. Duewer, D.A. Winick, P.A. Franzon
    3rd Annual Wireless Communications Conference. November 1-3, 1998.
  • NCSU-ERL-98-12
    "Spatial power combining for two dimensional structures,"
    C. W. Hicks, H.-S. Hwang and M. B. Steer, J. W. Mink, and J. Harvey,
    IEEE Trans. On Microwave Theory and Techniques, June, 1998, pp. 784-791. (MURI)
  • NCSU-ERL-98-13
    "Circuit theory for spatially distributed microwave circuits,"
    A. I. Khalil and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Trans. On Microwave Theory and Techniques,
    vol. 46, October 1998, pp. 1500-1502. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-98-14
    "A partitioning approach to large scale electromagnetic problems applied to an array of microstrip coupled slot antennas,"
    M. Abdullah and M.B. Steer,
    Proc. 1998 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symp., June 1998, pp. 1783-1786. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-98-15
    "A statistical relationship for power spectral regrowth in digital cellular radio,"
    K. Gard, H. Gutierrez and M.B. Steer,
    Proc. 1998 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symp., June 1998, pp. 989-992. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-98-16
    "A novel envelope-termination load-pull method for ACPR optimization of RF/microwave power amplifiers,"
    J. F. Sevic, K. L. Burger and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. 1998 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symp., June 1998, pp. 723-726.
  • NCSU-ERL-98-17
    "An integrated electromagnetic and nonlinear circuit simulation
    environment for spatial power combining systems,"

    M. A. Summers, C. E. Christoffersen, A. I. Khalil, S. Nakazawa, T. W. Nuteson, M. B. Steer, and J. W. Mink,
    Proc. 1998 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symp., June 1998, 1473-1476. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-98-18
    "Harmonic balance analysis for systems with circuit-field interactions,"
    C. E. Christoffersen, M. B. Steer and M. A. Summers,
    Proc. 1998 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symp.,June 1998, pp. 1131-1134. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-98-19
    "A finite double layer slot array structure for spatial power combing amplifier,"
    M. Abdullah and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. 1998 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Symposium, June 1998, pp 1206-1209. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-98-20
    "A quasi-optical dielectric slab power amplifier with a large amplifier array,"
    H.-S. Hwang, C. W. Hicks, M. B. Steer, J. Harvey and J. W. Mink,
    Proc. 1998 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Symposium, June 1998, pp 482-485. (MURI)
  • NCSU-ERL-98-21
    "Integrated electro-magnetic and circuit modeling of large microwave and millimeter-wave structures,"
    M. B. Steer, M. N. Abdulla, C. Christoffersen, M. Summers, S. Nakazawa, A. Khalil, and J. Harvey,
    Proc. 1998 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Symp., June 1998, pp 478-481. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-98-22
    "Strategies for handling complicated device-field interactions in microwave systems,"
    M. B. Steer, T. W. Nuteson, C. W. Hicks, J. F. Harvey and J. W. Mink ,
    Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, July 1998. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-98-23
    "Circuit level modelling of spatially distributed mm and sub mm-Wave Systems,"
    M. B. Steer, M. Ozkar, and C. E. Christoffersen,
    Proc. 1998 IEEE Sixth Int. Conf. on Terahertz Electronics Proceedings,
    September 1998, pp. 21-24. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-98-24
    "Integration of Electromagnetic and Circuit Analysis,"
    M. B. Steer, and A. I. Khalil,
    Workshop on Integrated Nonlinear Microwave and Millimeter-wave Circuits,
    October 1998. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-98-25
    "Modelling of Large Non-Linear Systems Integrating Thermal and Electromagnetic Models,"
    M. B. Steer, C. E. Christoffersen, H. Gutierrez, S. Nakazawa, M. Abdulla, and T. W. Nutesson,
    European Gallium Arsenide and related III-V Compounds Application Symposium,
    October 1998, pp. 169-174. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-98-26
    "Experimental study on compact, high-gain, low SAR single- and
    dual-band patch antenna for cellular telephones,"

    Lazzi, G.; Johnson, J.; Pattnaik, S.S.; Gandhi, O.P.,
    Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, 1998,
    IEEE , Volume: 1 , 1998 Page(s): 130 -133 vol.1
  • NCSU-ERL-98-27
    "The use of the expanding grid FDTD technique for simulation of
    CAD-derived personal wireless telephones"

    Tinniswood, A.; Lazzi, G.; Gandhi, O.P. ,
    Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, 1998.
    IEEE , Volume: 1 , 1998 Page(s): 508 -511 vol.1
  • NCSU-ERL-98-28
    "On modeling and personal dosimetry of cellular telephone
    helical antennas with the FDTD code "

    Lazzi, G.; Gandhi, O.P. ,
    Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Transactions on , Volume: 46 Issue 4,
    April 1998 Page(s): 525 -530
  • NCSU-ERL-98-29
    "Comparison of FDTD computed and measured radiation patterns of
    commercial mobile telephones in presence of the human head"

    Lazzi, G.; Pattnaik, S.S.; Furse, C.M.; Gandhi, O.P. ,
    Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Transactions on , Volume: 46 Issue:,
    6 , June 1998 Page(s): 943 -944
  • NCSU-ERL-98-30
    "On the use of wide-band, high-gain, microstrip antennas for mobile telephones "
    Pattnaik, S.S.; Lazzi, G.; Gandhi, O.P,
    IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine , Volume: 40 Issue: 1 ,
    1998 Page(s): 88 -90

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1997

  • NCSU-ERL-97-01 (also available as a PDF file)
    Electromagnetic Field Calculation for a High-Frequency Wave in a Lossy Transmission Line
    Thesis by Hungying Lo (Under the direction of Frank Kauffman)
    1997.
    An abstract and the related EMCROSS software described within are available separately.
  • NCSU-ERL-97-02
    Modular Computer Aided Field Modeling of Spatial Power Combining Sys tems.
    Thesis by Jaee Padwardahan (Under the direction of Michael B. Steer.)
    1997.
    An abstract is available.
  • NCSU-ERL-97-03
    Experimental Characterization of Interconnects in Thin Film MCM Substrates
    Steve Lipa
    MS Thesis (1993) under direction of Dr. Micahel Steer.
  • NCSU-ERL-97-04 (also available as a PDF file)
    Performance Evaluation of MicroMechanical Binary Phase-Only Holographic optical Elements
    David A. Winick, Bruce E. Duewer, S. Palchaudhury and Paul D. Franzon
    Also in Proc. 1997 Electronic Components and Technology Conference, pp. 419-424 (May)
  • NCSU-ERL-97-05
    Simulation vs calculation of crosstalk .
    McClellan, K.J., Jr.; Wailes, T.S.; Franzon, P.D.
    Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging, 1997., IEEE 6th Topical Meeting on , 1997 Page(s): 131 -134
  • NCSU-ERL-97-06
    SAn accurate, computationally efficient crosstalk model for routing high-speed MCMs.
    McClellan, K.J., Jr.; Wailes, T.S.; Franzon, P.D.
    ASIC Conference and Exhibit, 1997. Proceedings., Tenth Annual IEEE International , 1997 Page(s): 110 -114
  • NCSU-ERL-97-07
    "Analysis of finite grid structures with lenses in quasi-optical systems,"
    T. W. Nuteson, H. Hwang, M. B. Steer, K. Naishadham, J. W. Mink, and J. Harvey,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, May 1997, pp. 666-672. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-97-08
    "Computer aided engineering environment for spatial power combining systems,"
    F. Nusseibeh, T. W. Nuteson, J. Patwardhan, M. A. Summers, C. E. Christoffersen, J. Kreskovsky and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. 1997 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symp., Part 2, June 1997, pp. 1073-1076. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-97-09
    "Spatial power combining for two-dimensional structures,"
    J. W. Mink, H. Hwang, T. W. Nuteson, M. B. Steer and J. Harvey,
    Proc. 1997 Topical Symposium on Millimeter Waves, July 1997.
  • NCSU-ERL-97-10
    "Experimental electrical characterization of on-chip interconnects,"
    B. Biswas, A. Glasser, M. Steer, P. Franzon, D. Griffis, P. Russel,
    Proc. IEEE 6 th Topical Meeting on Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging,
    October 1997, pp. 57-59.
  • NCSU-ERL-97-11
    "Optimization and design of conductivity profiles for the PML
    boundary condition and its application to bioelectromagnetic problems,"

    Lazzi, G.; Furse, C.M.; Gandhi, O.P.,
    Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, 1997
    IEEE., 1997 Digest , Volume: 1 , 1997 Page(s): 486 -489 vol.1
  • NCSU-ERL-97-12
    "On the optimal design of the PML absorbing boundary condition for the FDTD code,"
    Lazzi, G.; Gandhi, O.P.,
    Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Transactions on , Volume: 45 Issue
    5 , May 1997 Page(s): 914 -917
  • NCSU-ERL-97-13
    "Realistically tilted and truncated anatomically based models
    of the human head for dosimetry of mobile telephones,"

    Lazzi, G.; Gandhi, O.P.,
    Electromagnetic Compatibility, IEEE Transactions on , Volume: 39
    Issue: 1 , Feb. 1997 Page(s): 55 -61
  • NCSU-ERL-97-14
    "Inversion theory as applied to the optimisation of
    conductivity profile for PML absorbing boundary condition for FDTD code"

    Lazzi, G.; Gandhi, O.P.,
    Electronics Letters , Volume: 33 Issue: 6 , 13 March 1997 Page(s): 502 -503

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1996

  • NCSU-ERL-96-01 (also available as a PDF file)
    Pin Assignment for High-Performance MCM Systems
    Christoforos Harvatis, Yusuf C. Tekmen, Grif L. Bilbro, Paul D. Franzon
    Appeared in the 1996 IEEE ISCAS Conference (May).
  • NCSU-ERL-96-02 (also available as a PDF file)
    Issues in Partitioning Integrated Circuits for MCM-D/Flip-Chip
    Sanjeev Banerjia, Alan Glaser, Christoforos Harvatis, Steve Lipa, Real Pomerleau, Toby Schaffer, Andrew Stanaski, Yusuf Tekmen, Grif Bilbro, Paul Franzon
    Appeared in the 1996 IEEE MCM Conference (February).
  • NCSU-ERL- 96-03 (also available as a PDF file)
    Computer Design Strategy for MCM-D/Flip-Chip Technology
    Paul D. Franzon, Tom Conte, S. Banerjia, S. Alvorez, A. Glaser, S. Lipa, T. Schaeffer, A. Stanaski, Y. Tekmen
    Also in Proc. 1996 ASIC Conference (October)
  • NCSU-ERL-96-04
    Experimental characterization of transmission lines in thin-film multichip modules
    Lipa, S.; Steer, M.B.; Cangellaris, A.C.; Franzon, P.D.
    Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technology, Part A, IEEE Transactions on [see also Components, Hybrids, and
    Manufacturing Technology, IEEE Transactions on] , Volume: 19 Issue: 1 , March 1996 Page(s): 122 -126
  • NCSU-ERL-96-05
    "A quasi-optical dielectric slab power combiner,",
    H. Hwang, T. W. Nutesson, M. B. Steer, J. W. Mink, J. Harvey and A. Paolella,
    IEEE Microwave and Guided Wave Letters, Vol. 6, February 1996 pp. 73-75.
  • NCSU-ERL-96-06
    "Nonlinear analysis methods for the simulation of digital wireless communication systems,"
    J. F. Sevic, M. B. Steer and A. M. Pavio,
    Int. Journal on Microwave and Millimeter Wave Computer Aided Engineering, May 1996, pp. 197-216.
  • NCSU-ERL-96-06
    "Full-wave analysis of quasi-optical structures,"
    T. W. Nuteson, G. P. Monahan, M. B. Steer, K. Naishadham, J. W. Mink, K. Kojucharoff and J. Harvey,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, May 1996, pp. 701-710. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-96-07
    "Large-signal automated load-pull characterization of adjacent channel power for digital wireless,"
    J. F. Sevic, M. B. Steer and A. M. Pavio,
    1996 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest, June 1996, pp. 763-766.
  • NCSU-ERL-96-08
    "Electromagnetic modeling of finite grid structures in quasi-optical systems,"
    T. W. Nuteson, M. B. Steer, K. Naishadham, J. W. Mink, and J. Harvey,
    1996 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest, June 1996, pp. 1251-1254.
  • NCSU-ERL-96-09
    "Two-dimensional quasi-optical power combining system performance and component design,"
    H. Hwang, T. W. Nutesson, M.B. Steer, J. W. Mink, J. Harvey and A. Paolella,
    1996 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest, June 1996, pp. 927-930.
  • NCSU-ERL-96-10
    "A 2-dimensional slab quasi-optical power combining system,"
    H. Hwang, T. W. Nutesson, M.B. Steer, J. W. Mink, J. Harvey and A. Paolella,
    Proc. 1996 URSI Conf., July 1996.
  • NCSU-ERL-96-11
    "Advances in quasi-optical power combiners provide path to radar and communications enhancements,"
    J. Harvey, M. B. Steer, T. W. Nuteson, J. W. Mink, and A. Paolella,
    Proc. 21 st Army Science Conf., June 1996.
  • NCSU-ERL-96-12
    "A unified electromagnetic, nonlinear circuit, and thermal
    analysis for complex spatial power combining architectures,"

    J. F. Harvey, T. W. Nuteson, J. Patwardhan, M.A. Summers, C. E. Christoffersen, F. Nusseibeh, J. Kreskovsky, and M.B. Steer,
    Proc. WRI Int. Symp. on Directions for the next Generation of MMIC Devices and Systems, June 1997.
  • NCSU-ERL-96-13
    "RF design for wireless,"
    M.B. Steer,
    Proc. of the 1996 International Symposium on Circuits and Systems:
    Emerging Technologies Designing Low Power Digital Systems, June 1996, pp.331-367.
  • NCSU-ERL-96-14
    "Strategies for handling complicated device-field interactions in microwave systems,"
    M. B. Steer, T. W. Nuteson, C. W. Hicks, J. Harvey and J. W. Mink,
    Progress in Electromagnetics Research Sympoium, July 1996. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-96-15
    "High speed bus design using HSPICE optimization techniques based on the worst case design approach,"
    R. Lakhani, C. Deutschle, P. Franzon and M. Steer,
    Proc. 1996 5th Topical Meeting on Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging,
    October 1996, pp. 93-96.
  • NCSU-ERL-96-16
    "Strategies for handling complicated device-field interactions in microwave systems,"
    M. B. Steer, T. W. Nuteson, C. W. Hicks, J. F. Harvey, and J. W. Mink,
    Proc. 1996 Workshop on Integrated Nonlinear Microwave and Millimeter-wave Circuits,
    October 1996. (MAFET)
  • NCSU-ERL-96-17
    "FDTD computation of power deposition in the head for cellular telephones ,"
    Furse, C.M.; Lazzi, G.; Gandhi, O.P.,
    Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, 1996. AP-S. Digest ,
    Volume: 3 , 1996 Page(s): 1794 -1797 vol.3
  • NCSU-ERL-96-18
    "Electrical energy absorption in the human head from a cellular telephone ,"
    Pandit, V.; McDermott, R.; Lazzi, G.; Furse, C.; Gandhi, O.,
    Visualization '96. Proceedings. , 1996 Page(s): 371 -374, 504
  • NCSU-ERL-96-19
    "Electromagnetic absorption in the human head and neck for
    mobile telephones at 835 and 1900 MHz

    Gandhi, O.P.; Lazzi, G.; Furse, C.M,
    Microwave Theory and Techniques, IEEE Transactions on , Volume: 44
    Issue: 10 Part: 2 , Oct. 1996 Page(s): 1884 -1897 Page(s): 371 -374, 504

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1995

  • NCSU-ERL-95-01 (also available as a PDF file)
    A Micro-machined Approach to Optical Interconnect
    David Winick, Michael Teague, Paul Franzon
    Februrary 1995
    Will appear in the 45th Electronic Components and Technology Conference (May 1995).
    An abstract is available.
  • NCSU-ERL-95-02 (also available as a PDF file)
    Performance Driven Global Routing and Wiring Rule Generation for High Speed PCBs and MCMs
    Sharad Mehrotra, Paul Franzon, Michael Steer
    April 1995.
    Will also appear in DAC 95. An abstract is available.
  • NCSU-ERL-95-03 (also available as a PDF file)
    Experimental Determination of On-Chip Interconnect Capacitances
    Michael B. Steer, Paul D. Franzon, Alan W. Glaser, Phil Russell, Gordon Shedd
    July 1995 (Final version: replaces April 1995 & June 1995 releases).
    An abstract is available.
  • NCSU-ERL-95-04 (also available as a PDF file)
    Automated Synthesis of High Speed Digital Circuits and Package-Level Interconnect
    Thesis by Sharad Mehrotra (Under the supervision of Dr. Paul D. Franzon)
    April 1995.
    An abstract is available.
  • NCSU-ERL-95-05 (also available as a PDF file)
    A Generic Architecture for Intelligent Networked Colocation in Concurrent Engineering
    Dennis Hahler, Paul Franzon
    September 1995.
  • NCSU-ERL-95-06
    Energy consumption modeling and optimization for SRAM's .
    Evans, R.J.; Franzon, P.D.
    Solid-State Circuits, IEEE Journal of , Volume: 30 Issue: 5 , May 1995 Page(s): 571 -579
  • NCSU-ERL-95-07
    Simulation of high speed interconnects using a convolution-based hierarchical packaging simulator .
    Basel, M.S.; Steer, M.B.; Franzon, P.D.
    Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technology, Part B: Advanced Packaging, IEEE Transactions on
    [see also Components, Hybrids, and Manufacturing Technology, IEEE Transactions on] ,
    Volume: 18 Issue: 1 , Feb. 1995 Page(s): 74 -82
  • NCSU-ERL-95-08
    Mode degeneracy in quasi-optical resonators,"
    G. P. Monahan, P. L. Heron, M. B. Steer, J. W. Mink and F. W. Schwering,
    Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, Vol. 8, No. 5, April 5 1995, pp. 230-232.
  • NCSU-ERL-95-09
    "PCMCIA weather satellite receiver,"
    P. J. Doherty, C. A. Andrews, N. R. Lenaeus, M. B. Steer and J. Dahl,
    Proc. of the 1995 IEEE Southeastcon '95 Conf., March 26-29 1995, pp. 240-243
  • NCSU-ERL-95-10
    "Performance driven global routing and wiring rule generation for high speed PCBs and MCMs,"
    S. Mehrotra, P. D. Franzon, and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. of the 32nd Design Automation Conf., June 12-16 1995, pp. 381-387.
  • NCSU-ERL-95-11
    "Demonstration of an oscillating quasi-optical slab power combiner,"
    F. Poegel, S. Irrgang, S. Zeisberg, A. Schuenemann, G. P. Monahan, H. Hwang, M. B. Steer, J. W. Mink, and F. K. Schwering,
    1995 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest, May 1995. pp. 917-920.
  • NCSU-ERL-95-12
    "A dielectric slab waveguide with four planar power amplifiers,"
    H. Hwang, G. P. Monahan, M. B. Steer, J. W. Mink, and F. K. Schwering,
    1995 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest, May 1995. pp. 921-924
  • NCSU-ERL-95-13
    "Use of the moment method and dyadic green's functions in the analysis of quasi-optical structures,"
    T. W. Nuteson, G. P. Monahan, M. B. Steer, K. Naishadham, J. W. Mink, and F. K. Schwering,
    1995 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest, May 1995. pp. 913-916
  • NCSU-ERL-95-14
    "Analysis of GaAs MESFET spectrum regeneration driven by a pi/4-DQPSK modulated source,"
    J. F. Sevic, and M. B. Steer,
    1995 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest, May 1995, pp. 1375-1378.
  • NCSU-ERL-95-15
    "A method for on-chip interconnect characterization,"
    A. W. Glaser, M. B. Steer, P. D. Franzon, G. Shedd, and P. Russell,
    Proc. IEEE 4 th Topical Meeting on Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging,
    October 1995, pp. 108-110.
  • NCSU-ERL-95-16
    "Automated large-signal load-pull characterization of adjacent channel
    power ratio for digital wireless communication systems,"

    J. F. Sevic, R. Baeten, G. Simpson, and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. of the 46 th Automatic Radio Frequency Testing Group Meeting, October 1995, pp. 64-70.
  • NCSU-ERL-95-17
    "Quasi-optical power combining techniques for dielectric substrates,"
    H. Hwang, T. W. Nutesson, M. B. Steer, J. W. Mink, J. Harvey and A. Paolella,
    Int.Semiconductor Device Research Symp., December 6-8, 1995, pp. 243-246.
  • NCSU-ERL-95-18
    "Slab-based quasi-optical power combining system,"
    H. Hwang, T. W. Nutesson, M. B. Steer, J. W. Mink, J. Harvey and A. Paolella,
    Proc. 20 th Infrared and Millimeter-Wave Conf., Orlando Florida,
    December 1995., pp. 157-158.

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1994

  • NCSU-ERL-94-01 (also available as a PDF file)
    Automatic Circuit Characterization through Computer Experiments
    Sharad Mehrotra, Paul Franzon, Slobodan Simovich, Michael Steer
    January 1994
  • NCSU-ERL-94-02 (also available as a PDF file)
    CAD Tools for Managing Signal Integrity and Congestion Simultaneously
    Sharad Mehrotra, Paul Franzon, Griff Bilbro, Michael Steer
    August 1994
    Also appeared in the Proc. 1994 Topical Meeting on Electrical Performance of Electrical Packaging.
    An abstract is available.
  • NCSU-ERL-94-03 (also available as a PDF file)
    CAD Tools for Managing Signal Integrity and Congestion Simultaneously
    System Design Optimization for MCM
    Paul Franzon, Andrew Stanaski, Yusuf Tekmen, Sanjeev Banerjia
    August 1994
    Will appear in the 1995 IEEE MCM Conference.
    An abstract with calculations is available.
  • NCSU-ERL-94-04 (also available as a PDF file)
    Topological Description and Interconnect Delay Modeling for Performace-Driven Partitioning and Placement of MCM Design
    Christoforos Harvatis, Yusuf Tekmen, Sharad Mehrotra, Griff Bilbro, Paul Franzon
    August 1994
    An abstract is available.
  • NCSU-ERL-94-05 (also available as a PDF file)
    Performance Prediction for Superscalar Processors
    Sanjeev Banerjia, Eric Schweitz, Mark Vilas, Saurabh Misra
    November 1994
    An abstract is available.
  • NCSU-ERL-94-06 (also available as a PDF file)
    A Technique for High-Speed, Fine-Resolution Pattern Generation and its CMOS Implementation
    Gary Moyer, Mark Clements, Wentai Liu, Toby Schaffer, Ralph K. Cavin,III
    Novemeber 1994.
  • NCSU-ERL-94-07 (also available as a PDF file)
    Integrated Parametric Timing Optimization of Digital Systems
    Hong-Yean Hsieh, Wentai Liu, Ralph K. Cavin,III
    September 1994.
  • NCSU-ERL-94-08 (also available as a PDF file)
    The Matched Delay Technique: Theory and Practical Issues
    Wentai Liu, Mark Clements, Ralph K. Cavin,III
    September 1994.
  • NCSU-ERL-94-09 (also available as a PDF file)
    Concurrent Timing Optimization of Latch-Based Digital Systems
    Hong-Yean Hsieh, Wentai Liu, Ralph K. Cavin,III
    October 1994.
  • NCSU-ERL-94-10 (also available as a PDF file)
    IC Designs and Applications of the Matched Delay Technique
    Wentai Liu, Ralph Cavin, Gary Moyer, Mark Clements, Toby Schaffer, Jin-Ku Kang, Joe Medero
    November 1994.
  • NCSU-ERL-94-11
    Energy Consumption Modeling and Optimization for SRAMs
    Thesis by Robert J. Evans (Under the supervision of Dr. Paul D. Franzon)
    1994.
    An abstract is available.
  • NCSU-ERL-94-12
    Hierarchical simulation of high speed digital interconnects using a packaging simulator.
    Basel, M.S.; Steer, M.B.; Franzon, P.D.
    Electronic Components and Technology Conference, 1994. Proceedings., 44th , 1994 Page(s): 81 -87
  • NCSU-ERL-94-13
    "A hybrid dielectric slab-beam waveguide, theory and experiment,"
    J. W. Mink, F. W. Schwering, P. L. Heron, G. P. Monahan, A. Schuneman, S. Zeisberg, and M. B. Steer,
    19 th Army Science Conf., June 1994.
  • NCSU-ERL-94-14
    "Crosstalk design advise,"
    M. Sengupta, S. Lipa, P. D. Franzon and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. 44 rd Electronic Components and Technology Conf., May 1994, pp. 687-694.
  • NCSU-ERL-94-15
    "Hierarchical simulation of high speed digital interconnects using a packaging simulator,"
    M. S. Basel, M. B. Steer, and P. D. Franzon,
    Proc. 44 rd Electronic Components and Technology Conf., May 1994, pp. 81-87.
  • NCSU-ERL-94-16
    "CAD tools for managing signal integrity and congestion simultaneously,"
    S. Mehrotra, P. D. Franzon, G. L. Bilbro and M. B. Steer,
    Topical Meeting on Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging,
    Monterrey, California, November 2-4, 1994.

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1993

  • NCSU-ERL-93-01
    The Frequency Domain Behavioral Modeling and Simulation of Nonlinear Analog Circuits and Systems
    Philip J. Lunsford, II (Under the direction of Michael B. Steer)
    1993.
    An abstract is available.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-02
    Precise Final State Determination of Mismatched CMOS Latches
    Wilhelmus Van Noije, Wentai Liu, J. Navarro
    August 1993
  • NCSU-ERL-93-03 (also available as a PDF file)
    Tools to Aid in Wiring Rule Generation for High Speed Interconnects
    Paul Franzon, Slobodan Simovich, Michael Steer, Mark Basel, Sharad Mehrotra, Tom Mills
    Also Published in the 1992 Design Automation Conference.
    November 1993
    The cfg and metasim software described in this paper is available separately.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-04 (also available as a PDF file)
    Tools to Aid in Wiring Rule Generation for High Speed Interconnects
    A Priori Generation of Delay and Reflection Noise Macromodels and Wiring Rules for PCBs and MCMs
    Slobodan Simovich, Sharad Mehrotra, Paul Franzon, and Michael Steer
    Also appeared in the February issue of Trans. CPMT.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-5 (also available as a PDF file)
    Global Optimization Approach to Transistor Sizing for High Performance CMOS VLSI circuits
    Sharad Mehrotra, Paul Franzon and Wentai Liu
    Submitted to the 31st Design Automation Conference. Also appeared in the Proc. 1993 DAC.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-6
    A High Speed CMOS Clock Shaper Using Wave Pipelining
    Gary Moyer, Wentai Liu, Ralph Cavin III, Toby Schaffer
    December 1993
  • NCSU-ERL-93-7 (also available as a PDF file)
    A Monolithic 625Mb/s Data Recovery Cicuit in 1.2um CMOS
    Jin-Ku Kang, Wentai Liu, Ralph Cavin III
    December 1993
  • NCSU-ERL-93-8 (also available as a PDF file)
    Continuous Sampling and Storage Using Matched Delays
    Mark Clements, Wentai Liu, Jin-Ku Kang, Ralph Cavin III
    December 1993
  • NCSU-ERL-93-9
    Comparison of methods for determining the capacitance of planar transmission lines with application to multichip module characterization
    Lipa, S.; Steer, M.B.; Morris, A.S.; Franzon, P.D.
    Components, Hybrids, and Manufacturing Technology, IEEE Transactions on [see also IEEE Trans. on Components, Packaging,
    and Manufacturing Technology, Part A, B, C] , Volume: 16 Issue: 3 , May 1993 Page(s): 247 -252
    Packaging, IEEE Transactions on] , Volume: 22 Issue: 1 , Feb. 1999 Page(s): 16 -25
  • NCSU-ERL-93-10
    CA layout-driven yield predictor and fault generator for VLSI
    Dalal, A.R.; Franzon, P.D.; Lorenzetti, M.J.
    Components, Hybrids, and Manufacturing Technology, IEEE
    Semiconductor Manufacturing, IEEE Transactions on , Volume: 6 Issue: 1 , Feb. 1993 Page(s): 77 -82
  • NCSU-ERL-93-11
    A multichip module design process for notebook computers
    Franzon, P.D.; Evans, R.J.
    Computer , Volume: 26 Issue: 4 , April 1993 Page(s): 41 -49
  • NCSU-ERL-93-12
    Method for automated waveform analysis of transient responses in digital circuits .
    Simovich, S.; Franzon, P.D.; Steer, M.B.
    Electronics Letters , Volume: 29 Issue: 8 , 15 April 1993 Page(s): 681 -682
  • NCSU-ERL-93-13
    System-level specification of instruction sets.
    Cook, T.A.; Franzon, P.D.; Harcourt, E.A.; Miller, T.K., III
    Computer Design: VLSI in Computers and Processors, 1993. ICCD '93. Proceedings., 1993 IEEE International Conference on , 1993 Page(s): 552 -557
  • NCSU-ERL-93-14
    A coaxial test fixture for characterizing low impedance microwave two-terminal devices,
    G. P. Monahan, A. S. Morris and M. B. Steer,
    Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, Vol. 6, March 1993, pp. 197-200.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-15
    "Parameter extraction of microwave transistors using a hybrid gradient descent and tree annealing approach,"
    S. G. Skaggs, J. Gerber, G. Bilbro and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, Vol. 41, April 1993, pp. 726-729.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-16
    "Diode characterization in a coaxial mount,"
    M. B. Steer,
    International Journal of Microwave and Millimeter Wave Computer Aided Engineering,
    Vol. 3, April 1993, pp. 114-117.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-17
    "Experimental investigation of a quasi-optical slab resonator,"
    S. Zeisberg, A. Schunemann, G. P. Monahan, P. L. Heron, M. B. Steer, J.W. Mink and F. W. Schwering,
    IEEE Microwave and Guided Wave Letters, Vol. 3, August 1993, pp. 253-255.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-18
    "A dyadic Green's function for the plano-concave quasi-optical resonator,"
    P. L. Heron, F. W. Schwering, G. P. Monahan, J.W. Mink, and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Microwave and Guided Wave Letters, Vol. 3, August 1993, pp. 256-258.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-19
    "Impedance matrix of an antenna array in a quasi-optical resonator,"
    P. L. Heron, J.W. Mink, G. P. Monahan, F. W. Schwering and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, Vol. 41, October 1993, pp. 1816-1826.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-20
    "Circuit level modeling of quasioptical power combining open cavities,"
    P. L. Heron, G. P. Monahan, J. E. Byrd, M. B. Steer, F. W. Schwering and J.W. Mink,
    1993 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest, June 1993, pp. 433-436.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-21
    "Multiport circuit model of an antenna array in an open quasi-optical resonator"
    P. L. Heron, G. P. Monahan, F. W. Schwering, J. W. Mink, and M. B. Steer ,
    Proc. 1993 URSI Conf., June 1993, p. 84.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-22
    "Experimental investigation of a quasioptical slab resonator,"
    A. Schuneman, S. Zeisberg, G. P. Monahan, F.W. Schwering, J. W. Mink, and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. 1993 URSI Conf., June 1993, p. 27.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-23
    "A simple method for noise tolerance characterization of digital circuits,"
    S. Simovich, P. D. Franzon and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. Third IEEE Great Lakes Symp. on VLSI Systems,
    March 5-6,1993, pp. 52-56.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-24
    "Macromodels for generating signal integrity and timing management advice for package design,"
    P. D. Franzon, S. Simovich, S. Mehrotra and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. 43 rd Electronic Components and Technology Conf.,
    June 1993, pp. 523-529.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-25
    "A signal integrity advisor for automated packaging design,"
    S. Simovich, S. Mehrotra, P. D. Franzon, M. B. Steer, Z. Rakib and G. Simpson,
    Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging, Monterrey, California,
    October 20-22, 1993, pp. 55-57.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-26
    "Experimental characterization of interconnects and discontinuities in thin-film multichip module substrates,"
    M. B. Steer, S. Lipa, P. D. Franzon and A. C. Cangellaris,
    invited paper, Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging, Monterrey, California,
    October 20-22, 1993, pp. 145-147.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-27
    "A prototype quasi-optical slab resonator for low cost millimeter-wave power combinin,"
    A. Schuneman, S. Zeisberg, P. L. Heron, G. P. Monahan, M. B. Steer, J. W. Mink, F. W. Schwering,
    Workshop on Millimeter-Wave Power Generation and Beam Control, Huntsville, Alabama,
    September 14 - 16, 1993, pp. 235-243.
  • NCSU-ERL-93-28
    "CAD of GaAs microwave circuits: historical perspective and future trends,"
    M. B. Steer and S. G. Skaggs,
    invited paper, Korea-United States Design and Manufacturing Workshop, November 17-19, 1993, Taejon, Korea, pp. 109-118.

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1992

  • NCSU-ERL-92-01 (also available as a PDF file)
    Design and Testing of a Photosensor for Intra-ocular Prostheses
    Gary Moyer, Wentai Liu, Ralph K. Cavin,III
    June 1992.
  • NCSU-ERL-92-02
    A 250 MHz Wave Pipelined Adder in 2 um CMOS
    Wentai Liu, C. Thomas Gray, David Fan, William J. Farlow, Thomas A. Hughes, Ralph K. Cavin
    October 1992
  • NCSU-ERL-92-03
    Exact Timing Analysis Considering Data Dependent Delays
    C. Thomas Gray, Wentai Liu, Ralph K. Cavin III
    December 1992
  • NCSU-ERL-92-04
    A Sampling Technique and its CMOS Implementation with 1 GBit/s Bandwidth and 25 ps Resolution
    C. Thomas Gray, Wentai Liu, Wilhelmus Van Noije, Thomas A. Hughes, Ralph K. Cavin III
    December 1992
  • NCSU-ERL-92-05
    Timing Constraints for Wave Pipelined Systems
    C. Thomas Gray, Wentai Liu, Ralph K. Cavin III
    December 1992
  • NCSU-ERL-92-06
    'An accurate measurement technique for line properties, junction effects, and dielectric and magnetic parameters'.
    Steer, M.B.; Goldberg, S.B.; Franzon, P.D.; Enders, A.
    Microwave Theory and Techniques, IEEE Transactions on , Volume: 40 Issue: 2 , Feb. 1992 Page(s): 410 -411
  • NCSU-ERL-92-07
    Microwave characterization of thin-film multi-chip module substrates and printed wiring boards accounting for frequency-dependent characteristic impedance.
    Steer, M.B.; Franzon, P.D
    Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging, 1992 , 1992 Page(s): 128 -130
  • NCSU-ERL-92-08
    "Accurate experimental characterization of interconnects:
    a discussion of 'experimental electrical characterization of interconnects and
    discontinuities in high-speed digital systems',"

    R. B. Marks, D. F. Williams and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Trans. on Components Hybrids and Manufacturing Technology,
    Vol. 15, August 1992, pp. 601-604.
  • NCSU-ERL-92-09
    An integrated simulation environment for design and analysis of mobile communication systems
    J. Karaoguz, S. H. Ardalan and M. B. Steer and C. R. Chang,
    Proc. IEEE SOUTHEASTCON '92, April 1992, pp 650-653.
  • NCSU-ERL-92-10
    "Introducing the through-line deembedding procedure ,"
    M. B. Steer, S. B. Goldberg, G. Rinne, P.D. Franzon, I. Turlik and J. S. Kasten,
    1992 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest,
    June 1992, pp. 1455-1458.
  • NCSU-ERL-92-11
    "Tools to aid in wiring rule generation for high speed interconnects,"
    P. D. Franzon, S. Simovich, M. B. Steer, M. Basel, S. Mehrotra, and T. Mills,
    Proc. 29th Design Automation Conf., June
    8-12 1992, pp. 466-471.
  • NCSU-ERL-92-12
    "Automating design for signal integrity"
    P. D. Franzon, S. Mehrotra, S. Simovich, M.B. Steer,
    Topical Meeting on Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging,
    Tucson, Arizona, April 23, 1992, pp. 125-127.
  • NCSU-ERL-92-13
    "Simulation of microwave and millimeter-wave oscillators, present capability and future directions,"
    M. B. Steer,
    Proc. 1992 Workshop on Integrated Nonlinear Microwave and
    Millimeter-wave Circuits, October 1992, pp. 47-60.

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1991

  • NCSU-ERL-91-01
    A High Speed CMOS FIFO Using Wave Pipelining
    C. Thomas Gray, Thomas Hughes, David Fan, Gary Moyer, Wentai Liu, Ralph Cavin III
    January 1991
  • NCSU-ERL-91-02
    Theoretical and Practical Issues in CMOS Wave Pipelining
    C. Thomas Gray, Thomas Hughes, Sanjay Arora, William Farlow, David Fan, Wentai Liu, Ralph Cavin III
    September 1991
  • NCSU-ERL-91-03
    Experimental electrical characterization of interconnects and discontinuities in high-speed digital systems.
    Goldberg, S.B.; Steer, M.B.; Franzon, P.D.; Kasten, J.S.
    Components, Hybrids, and Manufacturing Technology, IEEE Transactions on [see also IEEE Trans. on Components, Packaging,
    and Manufacturing Technology, Part A, B, C] , Volume: 14 Issue: 4 , Dec. 1991 Page(s): 761 -765
  • NCSU-ERL-91-04
    Accurate experimental characterization of three-ports.
    Goldberg, S.B.; Steer, M.B.; Franzon, P.D.
    Microwave Symposium Digest, 1991., IEEE MTT-S International , 1991 Page(s): 241 -244 vol.1
  • NCSU-ERL-91-05
    High speed digital system simulation using frequency dependent transmission line network modeling.
    Basel, M.S.; Steer, M.B.; Franzon, P.D.; Winkelstein, D.
    Microwave Symposium Digest, 1991., IEEE MTT-S International , 1991 Page(s): 987 -990 vol.3
  • NCSU-ERL-91-06
    Experimental electrical characterization of high speed interconnects .
    Goldberg, S.B.; Steer, M.B.; Franzon, P.D.; Kasten, J.S.
    Electronic Components and Technology Conference, 1991. Proceedings., 41st , 1991 Page(s): 85 -88
  • NCSU-ERL-91-07
    Modelling interconnect yield in reconfigurable circuits .
    Franzon, P.D.
    Electronics Letters , Volume: 25 Issue: 18 , 31 Aug. 1989 Page(s): 1225 -1226
  • NCSU-ERL-91-08
    Nonlinear circuit analysis using the method of harmonic balance --
    a review of the art: part I, introductory concepts,

    R. Gilmore and M. B. Steer,
    International Journal on Microwave
    and Millimeter Wave Computer Aided Engineering, Vol. 1, January 1991, pp. 22-37.
  • NCSU-ERL-91-09
    Computer aided analysis of nonlinear microwave circuits using frequency
    domain spectral balance techniques: the state of the art

    M. B. Steer, C. R. Chang and G. W. Rhyne,
    International Journal on Microwave and Millimeter Wave
    Computer Aided Engineering, Vol. 1, April 1991, pp. 181-200.
  • NCSU-ERL-91-10
    Simulation of arbitrary transmission line networks with nonlinear terminations,
    D. Winkelstein, M. B. Steer and R. Pomerleau,
    IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems, April 1991,
    pp.418-422. See also, IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems, Vol. 38, October 1991.
  • NCSU-ERL-91-11
    "Nonlinear circuit analysis using the method of harmonic balance --
    a review of the art: part II, advanced concepts,

    R. Gilmore and M. B. Steer,
    International Journal on Microwave and
    Millimeter Wave Computer Aided Engineering, Vol. 1, April, 1991, pp. 159-180.
  • NCSU-ERL-91-12
    "The relationship between bivariate Volterra series analysis and power series analysis and
    application to the behavioral modeling of microwave circuits",

    P.J. Lunsford and M. B. Steer,
    International Journal on Microwave and Millimeter Wave Computer Aided Engineering,
    Vol. 1, July 1991, pp. 253-262.
  • NCSU-ERL-91-13
    "Computer-aided analysis of free-running microwave oscillators,"
    C.R. Chang, M. B. Steer, S. Martin and E. Reese,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, October 1991, pp. 1735-1745.
  • NCSU-ERL-91-14
    "Computer-aided analysis of free-running microwave oscillators,"
    C.R. Chang, M. B. Steer, S. Martin and E. Reese,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, October 1991, pp. 1735-1745.
  • NCSU-ERL-91-15
    "Experimental electrical characterization of high speed interconnects,"
    S. B. Goldberg, M. B. Steer, P. D. Franzon and J. S. Kasten,
    Proc. 41 st Electronic Components and Technology
    Conf., Atlanta Georgia, May 11-16 1991, pp. 85-88.
  • NCSU-ERL-91-16
    "Interconnect modeling and simulation for high speed MCM,"
    P. D Franzon and M. B. Steer,
    1991 Multichip Module Workshop, March 28-29, 1991, pp. 122-129
  • NCSU-ERL-91-17
    "Parameter optimization for microwave device modeling,"
    S. G. Skaggs, M. B. Steer and G. L. Bilbro,
    The North Carolina Symp. and Exhibition-El-Tech '91., May 1991.
  • NCSU-ERL-91-18
    "Accurate experimental characterization of three-ports,"
    S. B. Goldberg, M. B. Steer, and P. D. Franzon,
    1991 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest, Boston Masachussets,
    June 10-14, 1991, pp. 241-244.
  • NCSU-ERL-91-19
    "Characterization of diodes in a coaxial measurement system,"
    M. B. Steer and R.G. Hicks,
    1991 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest, Boston Masachussets,
    June 10-14, 1991, pp. 173-176,
  • NCSU-ERL-91-20
    "Simulation of nonlinear microwave circuits-an historical perspective and comparisons,"
    M. B. Steer ,
    1991 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest, Boston Masachussets,
    June 10-14 1991, pp. 599-602.
  • NCSU-ERL-91-21
    "High speed digital system simulation using frequency dependent transmission line network modeling,"
    M. S. Basel, M. B. Steer, P. D. Franzon and D. Winkelstein,
    991 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest, Boston Masachussets,
    June 10-14, 1991, pp. 987-990.
  • NCSU-ERL-91-22
    "Tools and techniques for the design of high speed multichip modules,"
    P. D. Franzon, M. B. Steer, R. S. Gyurcsik, M. S. Basel, S. Elassad, J.N. Hall, T. Mills, S. Simovich,
    1991 Japan IEMT Symp.

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1990

  • NCSU-ERL-90-01
    Table-based modeling of delta-sigma modulators using ZSIM,
    G. T. Brauns, R. J. Bishop, M. B. Steer, S. H. Ardalan and J. J. Paulos,
    IEEE Trans. Computer Aided Design, February 1990, pp. 142-150.
  • NCSU-ERL-90-02
    Enhanced through-reflect-line characterization of two-port measuring
    systems using free-space capacitance calculation,

    J. Kasten, M. B. Steer and R. Pomerleau,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, February 1990, pp. 215-217.
  • NCSU-ERL-90-03
    Enhanced through-reflect-line characterization of two-port measuring
    systems using free-space capacitance calculation,

    R. J. Bishop, J. J. Paulos, M. B. Steer and S. H. Ardalan,
    IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems, March 1990, pp. 447-451.
  • NCSU-ERL-90-04
    Jacobian calculation using the multidimensional fast Fourier transform in the harmonic
    balance analysis of nonlinear microwave circuits,

    P. L. Heron, and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, April 1990, pp. 429-431.
  • NCSU-ERL-90-05
    Dielectric characterization of printed circuit board substrates,
    H. Riedell, M. B. Steer, M.R. Kay, J.S. Kasten, M. S. Basel, and R. Pomerleau ,
    IEEE Trans. on Instrumentation and Measurement, April 1990, pp. 437-440.
  • NCSU-ERL-90-06
    Harmonic balance and frequency domain simulation of nonlinear
    microwave circuits using the block Newton method,

    C.R. Chang, P. L. Heron and M. B. Steer ,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, April 1990, pp. 431-434.
  • NCSU-ERL-90-07
    Frequency domain bivariate generalized power series analysis of nonlinear analog circuits,
    P. J. Lunsford, G. W. Rhyne and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, June 1990, pp. 815-818.
  • NCSU-ERL-90-08
    Frequency domain nonlinear microwave circuit simulation using the arithmetic operator method,
    C. R. Chang and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, August 1990, pp. 1139-1143.
  • NCSU-ERL-90-09
    Extraction of the parameters of equivalent circuits of microwave transistors using tree annealing,
    G. L. Bilbro, M. B. Steer, R. J. Trew, C. R. Chang and S. G. Skaggs,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, Vol. 38, November 1990, pp. 1711-1718.
  • NCSU-ERL-90-10
    "CAD tools for the automated design of high speed multi-chip modules,"
    P. Franzon and M. B. Steer ,
    Proc. 1990 VLSI Educators Conf.
  • NCSU-ERL-90-11
    " CAD Tools for the automated design of high speed multichip modules,"
    P. Franzon, M. B. Steer, S. Elassaad, M. S. Basel, H. A. Deshmane, L-T Hwang, I. Turlik, and D. Winkelstein,
    Proc. Int.l Electronic Packaging Conf., September 1990, pp. 864-583.

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1989

  • NCSU-ERL-89-01
    Comments on 'Simulation of nonlinear circuits in the frequency domain',
    G. W. Rhyne and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Trans. on Computer Aided Design, August 1989, pp. 927-929.
  • NCSU-ERL-89-02
    Frequency domain spectral balance using the arithmetic operator method,
    C. R. Chang, M. B. Steer and G. W. Rhyne,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, November 1989, pp. 1681-1688.
  • NCSU-ERL-89-03
    "Dielectric characterization of printed circuit substrates,"
    H. Riedell, R. Pomerleau, M. B. Steer and M. S. Basel,
    SOUTHEASTCON'89 Convention Digest, April 1989.
  • NCSU-ERL-89-04
    "Macromodels of digital devices for high speed digital circuit simulation,"
    C. Barfield, R. Pomerleau and M. B. Steer,
    SOUTHEASTCON'89 Convention Digest, April 1989.
  • NCSU-ERL-89-05
    "Emperical statistical modeling of planar transmission line
    structures accounting for manufacturing variations,"

    M. Kay, R. Pomerleau and M. B. Steer,
    SOUTHEASTCON'89 Convention Digest, April 1989.
  • NCSU-ERL-89-06
    "Microstrip discontinuity modeling,"
    G. Stewart, R. Pomerleau and M. B. Steer,
    SOUTHEASTCON'89 Convention Digest, April 1989.
  • NCSU-ERL-89-07
    "Transient simulation of complex, lossy, multi-port transmission line networks with
    non-linear digital device termination using a commercially available circuit simulator,"

    D. Winkelstein, R. Pomerleau and M. B. Steer,
    SOUTHEASTCON'89 Convention Digest, April 1989.
  • NCSU-ERL-89-08
    "Control of aliasing in harmonic balance analysis of nonlinear circuits,"
    P. L. Heron, C.R. Chang and M. B. Steer,
    1989 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest, June 1989.
  • NCSU-ERL-89-09
    "Parameter extraction of microwave transistors using tree annealing,"
    M. B. Steer, G. L. Bilbro, R. J. Trew and S. G. Skaggs,
    1989 IEEE/Cornell Conf. Digest, pp. 195-200, August 1989

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1988

  • NCSU-ERL-88-01
    Frequency domain nonlinear circuit analysis using generalized power series,
    G. W. Rhyne, M. B. Steer and B. D. Bates,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, February 1988, pp. 379-387.
  • NCSU-ERL-88-02
    "Computer simulation of nonlinear RF and microwave circuits,"
    C. R. Chang, P. L. Heron, M. B. Steer, G. W. Rhyne, D. O. Riddle and R. S. Gyurcsik,
    Proc.RF Expo East 88, October 1988,
    pp. 333-342.
  • NCSU-ERL-88-03
    "Calibration of a measurement system with symmetrical test fixtures,"
    J. Kasten, M. B. Steer and R. Pomerleau,
    Proc. RF Expo East 88, October 1988, pp. 367-379.
  • NCSU-ERL-88-04
    "Simulation of complex PCB layouts including coupled tracks
    with non-linear digital device termination,"

    D. Winkelstein, R. Pomerleau and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. RF Expo East 88, October 1988, pp. 359-366.
  • NCSU-ERL-88-05
    "High-speed printed circuit board analysis and simulation in a workstation environment,"
    J. N. Hall, S. H. Ardalan, M. S. Basel, R. Pomerleau, D. O. Riddle and M. B.Steer,
    Proc. RF Expo East 88, October 1988, pp. 263-274.

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1987

  • NCSU-ERL-87-01
    Millimeter-wave performance of state-of-the-art MESFET, MODFET and PBT transistors,
    R. J. Trew and M. B. Steer,
    Electronics Letters, 12th February 1987, pp. 149-151.
  • NCSU-ERL-87-02
    Generalized power series analysis of intermodulation distortion in
    a MESFET amplifier: simulation and experiment,

    G.W. Rhyne and M. B. Steer,
    IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Techniques, December 1987, pp. 1248-1255.
  • NCSU-ERL-87-03
    "Improved signal-to-noise ratio using tri-level delta-sigma modulation,"
    J. Paulos, G. Brauns, M. B. Steer and S. Ardalan ,
    IEEE Int. Symp. on Circuits and Systems,
    1987, pp. 463-466.
  • NCSU-ERL-87-04
    "Comparison of the gain and frequency performance of state-of-the-art MESFET,
    MODFET and PBT millimeter-wave transistors,"

    M. B. Steer and R. J. Trew,
    IEEE Int. Symp. on Circuits and Systems,
    1987, pp. 19-22.
  • NCSU-ERL-87-05
    "Generalized power series analysis of intermodulation distortion
    in a MESFET amplifier: simulation and experiment,"

    G. W. Rhyne and M. B. Steer,
    Proc. 1987 IEEE MTT-S Int.
    Microwave Symp. Digest, June 1987, pp. 115-118.
  • NCSU-ERL-87-06
    "Analysis of nonlinear circuits driven by multi-tone signals
    using generalized power series analysis,"

    G. W. Rhyne, M. B. Steer and B. D. Bates,
    IEEE Int. Symp. on Circuits and Systems,
    1987, pp. 903-906.
  • NCSU-ERL-87-07
    "ZSIM: A nonlinear z-domain simulator for delta-sigma modulators"
    G. Brauns, M. B. Steer, S. Ardalan and J. Paulos,
    1987 IEEE Int. Conf. on Computer Aided Design,
    November 1987, pp. 538-541.

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1986

  • NCSU-ERL-86-01
    High frequency limits of millimeter-wave transistors,
    M. B. Steer and R. J. Trew,
    IEEE Electron Device Letters, vol. 7, November 1986, pp. 640-642.
  • NCSU-ERL-86-02
    " Simulation of intermodulation distortion in MESFET circuits
    with arbitrary frequency separation of tones,"

    G. W. Rhyne and M. B. Steer,
    1986 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest,
    June 1986, pp. 547-550.
  • NCSU-ERL-86-03
    " Parasitic effects upon the high-frequency performance of three-terminal devices,"
    R. J. Trew, M. B. Steer and D. Chamberlain,
    Proc. 3 rd GaAs Simulation Workshop,
    Duisburg, Germany, October 7-8, 1986.

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1985

  • NCSU-ERL-85-01
    "Multifrequency analysis of nonlinear circuits,"
    M. B. Steer ,
    SOUTHEASTCON'85 Convention Digest,
    May 1985, pp. 116-120.
  • NCSU-ERL-85-02
    "Gain saturation in circulator coupled reflection amplifiers,"
    M. B. Steer ,
    1985 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest,
    June 1985, pp. 395-398.
  • NCSU-ERL-85-03
    "A new frequency domain approach to the analysis of nonlinear microwave circuits,"
    G. W. Rhyne and M. B. Steer,
    1985 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest,
    1985, pp.401-404.

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1984

  • NCSU-ERL-84-01
    "Large signal analysis of nonlinear microwave systems,"
    M. B. Steer and P. J. Khan,
    1984 IEEE MTT-S Int. Microwave Symp. Digest,
    June 1984, pp. 402-403.

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1983

  • NCSU-ERL-83-01
    An algebraic formula for the complex output of a system with multi-frequency excitation,
    M. B. Steer and P. J. Khan,
    Proc. of the IEEE, Vol. 71, January 1983, pp. 177-179.
  • NCSU-ERL-83-02
    Relationship of Volterra series and generalised power series,
    M. B. Steer, P. J. Khan and R. S. Tucker,,
    Proc. IEEE, December 1983, pp. 1453-1454.

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1981

  • NCSU-ERL-81-01
    Wideband equivalent circuits for radial transmission lines,
    M. B. Steer and P. J. Khan,
    Proc. IEE, part H, Vol. 128, April 1981, pp. 111-113.
  • NCSU-ERL-81-02
    " Intermodulation analysis of mixers,"
    M. B. Steer and P. J. Khan,
    IREECON International Convention Digest, IREE,
    Melbourne, Australia, 24-28 August 1981, pp. 97-99.

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