A 63GHz VCO using a 0.25μm 1P6M CMOS is presented. It achieves an output power of -4dBm without any output amplifier. This VCO is tunable over a 2.5GHz range and its phase noise is -85 dBc/Hz at 1MHz offset. The IC covers an area of 0.315mm 2 and consumes 118 mW maximum.
|Journal||Digest of Technical Papers - IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference|
|State||Published - 2004|
|Event||Digest of Technical Papers - 2004 IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference - San Francisco, CA., United States|
Duration: 15 Feb 2003 → 19 Feb 2003