RF/Wireless Design: Circuit Level

These courses are intended for professionals who are designing or troubleshooting RF or wireless products at the circuit or component level.
Courses covering this topic provide circuit-level designers with the fundamental concepts needed to work effectively with high frequency electronics. Participants gain analytical, graphical, and computer-aided techniques to analyze and optimize RF circuits in practical situations. The courses address linear active circuit design, focusing on stability, bandwidth, and noise considerations.

RF Design: Core Concepts - Web Classroom (247)
  Jun 06-Jun 10, 2016:  Web Classroom, WebEx: Presented by: Bob Froelich

RF Design: Applied Techniques (248)
  Jun 13-Jun 17, 2016:  San Jose, CA: Presented by: Bob Froelich

CMOS RF Circuit Design (206)

Cavity Filters and Multiplexers for Wireless Applications (005)

PCB Filters and Multiplexers Using Standard SMT Components (245)

Filters and Multiplexers for Military Systems (246)

RF Fundamentals & Wireless System Techniques - Available Online (137)
  Mar 31-May 31, 2016:  Web Classroom, WebEx: Presented by: Rick Fornes

Semiconductor Device Physics for RF Design (183)

Introduction to Impedance Matching - Web Classroom (229)

Applied RF Techniques I (001)

Courses dedicated to this topic provide participants with an understanding of advanced RF and microwave design techniques. Participants are given an overview of nonlinear devies such as receivers, large signal power amplifiers, oscillators, and mixers. For each of the major topic areas, participants learn the underlying theory of operation, design techniques, operational and performance parameters. Design tradeoffs, linearization, and efficiency enhancement techniques of nonlinear circuits are presented.

RF Design: Applied Techniques (248)
  Jun 13-Jun 17, 2016:  San Jose, CA: Presented by: Bob Froelich

Applied RF Techniques II (003)

Applied RF II: Advanced Wireless and Microwave Techniques (086)

RF CMOS Power Amplifier Design Techniques - Online (254)

CMOS RF Circuit Design (206)

Antenna design is playing an increasingly important role in the performance of both fixed and mobile products. Courses in this topic provide an understanding of antenna types and performance parameters.

Antennas & Propagation for Wireless Communications (037)

Practical Digital Wireless Signals - Measurements and Characteristics (210)

Practical Digital Wireless Signals (232)

This topic provides both the theoretical and practical knowledge necessary to design frequency synthesis circuits and systems using phase-locked loops and related technologies. Key topics covered include: Laplace transfer function, phase noise, oscillators, fractional-n PLL, direct digital synthsis.

Frequency Synthesis and Phase-Locked Loop Design (052)

Phase Noise and Jitter - Web Classroom (220)

Phase-Locked Loop and Frequency Synthesis Design (236)

Advanced Radio System Architectures (214)

Engineers designing integrated circuits will benefit from these courses on RF CMOS and available processes for custom integration.

Monolithic Microwave Integrated Circuit (MMIC) Design (181)

Semiconductor Device Physics for RF Design (183)

GaN Power Amplifiers - Web Classroom (228)

These courses develop the student's fundamental understanding of DSP theory. The practical aspects of signal processing techniques are stressed allowing DSP professionals to make their processing algorithms more efficient.

DSP - Understanding Digital Signal Processing (027)
  Apr 18-Apr 20, 2016:  San Jose, CA: Presented by: Richard Lyons

Hardware DSP: A guide to building DSP Circuits in FPGAs (244)

Digital Signal Processing and Wireless Communications (029)

Behavioural Modeling & Digital Pre-Distortion (DPD) of RF Power Amplifiers (212)

Digital Predistortion Techniques For RF Power Amplifier Systems (170)

Applied Embedded Control Systems (259)

These programs provide anyone working in the RF industry with the opportunity to efficiently increase their understanding of RF terminology, components, and systems.

RF Measurements:Principles & Demonstration (135)
  Apr 25-Apr 29, 2016:  San Jose, CA: Presented by: Bob Froelich and Rex Frobenius

RF Technology Certification - Online (009)
  Feb 19-Aug 19, 2016:  Web Classroom, WebEx: Presented by: Rex Frobenius

Introduction to Impedance Matching - Web Classroom (229)

RF and Wireless A la Carte (178)