mmWave facility

University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
What the facility does

RF. Microwave, and THz circuit and system designs

Area(s) of Expertise

The mmWave facility is working on high frequency mixed integrated signal circuits, RF and THz integrated circuits, and  beamforming and antenna arrays. Some recent successful examples of our work include highly sensitive receiver systems and high-speed non-interleaved ADCs.

Research Services

Development, design and verification of CMOS analog, RF and mixed signal integrated circuits, noise parameter extraction

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

Name of specialized lab

Name of equipment

Description of function

MiNT

Noise parameter extraction system

Custom-developed noise parameter measurement system

mmWave facility

THz frequency extenders

Can be used to characterize circuits and systems operating at frequencies as high as 0.5THz

  • PMC-Sierra Inc.
  • Skyworks
  • Maxlinear
  • National Research Council of Canada