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)
  Aug 24-Aug 28, 2015:  Web Classroom, WebEx: Presented by: Bob Froelich

RF Design: Applied Techniques (248)
  Sep 14-Sep 18, 2015:  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 (137)
  Sep 10-Sep 11, 2015:  San Jose, CA: Presented by: Rick Fornes

Semiconductor Device Physics for RF Design (183)

Introduction to Impedance Matching (229)
  Jul 20-Jul 20, 2015:  Web Classroom, WebEx: Presented by: Bob Froelich

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)
  Sep 14-Sep 18, 2015:  San Jose, CA: Presented by: Bob Froelich

Applied RF Techniques II (003)

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

Design of CMOS Power Amplifiers - Web Classroom (254)
  Oct 05-Oct 09, 2015:  Web Classroom, WebEx: Presented by: Malcolm Smith

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)
  Oct 12-Oct 15, 2015:  San Jose, CA: Presented by: Steven Best

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 (220)

Phase-Locked Loop and Frequency Synthesis Design (236)

Advanced Radio System Architectures (214)
  Oct 12-Oct 14, 2015:  San Jose, CA: Presented by: Richard Ranson

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- Available On Demand (228)
  Jul 31-Jul 31, 2015:  On Demand, RF Mentor: Presented by: Ali Darwish

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)
  Oct 19-Oct 21, 2015:  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 of RF Power Amplifiers (212)

Digital Predistortion Techniques For RF Power Amplifier Systems (170)

Applied Embedded Control Systems (259)
  Sep 14-Sep 18, 2015:  San Jose, CA: Presented by: Tim Wescott

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)
  Dec 07-Dec 11, 2015:  San Jose, CA: Presented by: Bob Froelich and Rex Frobenius

RF Technology Certification - Online (009)
  Jul 10-Nov 23, 2015:  On Demand, RF Mentor: Presented by: Rex Frobenius

Introduction to Impedance Matching (229)
  Jul 20-Jul 20, 2015:  Web Classroom, WebEx: Presented by: Bob Froelich

RF and Wireless A la Carte (178)