A 60 GHz I-Q VCO covering the frequency range from 57.5 to 63.1 GHz is presented. It exhibits a phase noise of -95.3 dBc/Hz at 1 MHz offset from a 57.5 GHz carrier. Fabricated in a 65 nm bulk CMOS process, the two VCO-cores consume 30 mA in total from a 1.2 V supply.
|Title of host publication||Proceedings of EuMW 2009, European Microwave Week, 28 September - 2 October 2009, Rome, Italy|
|Publication status||Published - 2009|
Sakian Dezfuli, P., Cheema, H. M., Mahmoudi, R., & Roermund, van, A. H. M. (2009). A 57-63 GHz quadrature VCO in CMOS 65 nm technology. In Proceedings of EuMW 2009, European Microwave Week, 28 September - 2 October 2009, Rome, Italy (pp. 1-4)