Millimetre wave laboratory

Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS), Montréal, Québec
What the facility does

60 to 90 GHz millimetre wave characterization and measurement

Area(s) of Expertise

Millimetre wave probing station using waveguide connections between the millimetre modules and picoprobes, providing an excellent dynamic measuring range.

Research Services

Measurement and characterization of millimetre circuits and components

Sectors of Application
  • Aerospace and satellites
  • Automotive
  • Education
  • Information and communication technologies and media

Name of specialized lab

Name of equipment

Description of function

Radiofrequency (RF) laboratory

Vector network analyser (VNA) and 60-90 GHz probing station

Measurement and characterization of millimetre circuits and components


Various equipment for measurement and characterization of microwave and millimetre wave systems and circuits

Millimetre wave generators, bit error rate (BER) test equipment, digital oscilloscopes, spectrum analysers

  • Focus Microwave
  • SCP Science



S.O. Tatu, E. Moldovan, S. Affes, “Multi-Port Front-End and Transceivers for V-Band Multi-Gigabit/s Communication Systems”, Digital Front-End in Wireless Communications and Broadcasting Circuits and Signal Processing, ISBN:9781107002135, Chapter DOI, pp. 707-732, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, September 2011