Christian Fager

Biträdande professor at Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics

Projects

2016–2017

Compact Millimeter Wave Integration Concept for Future Wireless and Sensor Systems

Christian Fager Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics
Niklas Rorsman Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics
Mattias Thorsell Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics
Koen Buisman Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics
VINNOVA

2013–2017

Energy efficient millimeter wave transmitters

Christian Fager Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics
Niklas Rorsman Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics
Dan Kuylenstierna Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics
William Hallberg Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics
Herbert Zirath Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics
Mattias Thorsell Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics
VINNOVA

2012–2015

Modeling and Signal Design for Multiple Antenna Architectures

Thomas Eriksson Department of Signals and Systems, Communication Systems
Christian Fager Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics
Swedish Research Council (VR)

2016–2019

Digital Radio-över-Fiber: En ny typ av radiosändare för framtidens trådlösa tillämpningar

Christian Fager Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics
Thomas Eriksson Department of Signals and Systems, Communication Systems
Johan Gustavsson Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Photonics
Swedish Research Council (VR)

2016–2018

Millimeter-wave Backhaul Links at above 100 Gbits/s - Taking smart antennas to the limits

Thomas Eriksson Department of Signals and Systems, Communication Systems
Marianna Ivashina Department of Signals and Systems, Antennas
Christian Fager Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics
Koen Buisman Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics
Herbert Zirath Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics
VINNOVA

2011–2014

High efficiency electronic cooking systems (HEECS)

Christian Fager Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Microwave Electronics
EC, Seventh Framework program (FP7)

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Publications

2016

Digital Predistorter Model Derivation Based on Iterative Learning Control

Jessica Chani Cahuana, Per N. Landin, Christian Fager et al
IEEE European Microwave Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Driver Topologies for RF Doherty Power Amplifiers

Paul Saad, Zahra Asghari, Christian Fager et al
IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

A Doherty Power Amplifier Design Method for Improved Efficiency and Linearity

William Hallberg, Mustafa Özen, David Gustafsson et al
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 64 (12), p. 4491-4504
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Current scaled Doherty amplifier for high efficiency and high linearity

William Hallberg, Mustafa Özen, Christian Fager et al
2016 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium, IMS 2016; San Francisco; United States; 22 May 2016 through 27 May 2016, p. Art. no. 7540185
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Accurate Circuit Characterization Methods for mm‐Wave 5G Systems

Sebastian Gustafsson, Mattias Thorsell, Jörgen Stenarson et al
GigaHertz Symposium, March, Linköping
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2016

Iterative Learning Control for RF Power Amplifier Linearization

Jessica Chani Cahuana, P. N. Landin, Christian Fager et al
Ieee Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 64 (9), p. 2778-2789
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Wideband RF characterization setup with high dynamic range low frequency measurement capabilities

Sebastian Gustafsson, Christian Fager, Koen Buisman et al
2016 87th ARFTG Microwave Measurement Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Symmetrical Doherty Power Amplifier With Extended Efficiency Range

Mustafa Özen, K. Andersson, Christian Fager et al
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 64 (4), p. 1273-1284
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Doherty's Legacy

R. Pengelly, Christian Fager, Mustafa Özen et al
IEEE Microwave Magazine. Vol. 17 (2), p. 41-58
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

Symmetry based Nonlinear Model for GaN

Ankur Prasad, Mattias Thorsell, Klas Yhland et al
2015 10th European Microwave Integrated Circuits Conference (Eumic), p. 85-88
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

A new variant of the indirect learning architecture for the linearization of power amplifiers

Jessica Chani Cahuana, Christian Fager, Thomas Eriksson et al
European Microwave Week 2015: "Freedom Through Microwaves", EuMW 2015 - Conference Proceedings, 2015 45th European Microwave Conference Proceedings, EuMC, p. 1295-1298
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Analysis of thermal effects in active antenna array transmitters using a combined EM/circuit/thermal simulation technique

Christian Fager, Katharina Hausmair, Thomas Eriksson et al
2015 Integrated Nonlinear Microwave and Millimetre-wave Circuits Workshop (INMMiC)
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

A new variant of the indirect learning architecture for the linearization of power amplifiers

Jessica Chani Cahuana, Christian Fager, Thomas Eriksson et al
2015 European Microwave Conference (EuMIC), p. 444-447
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

A class-J power amplifier with varactor-based dynamic load modulation across a large bandwidth

William Hallberg, David Gustafsson, Mustafa Özen et al
2015 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium (IMS)
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Outphasing combiner synthesis from transistor load pull data

M Pamoin-Gonzalez, Mustafa Özen, Jessica Chani Cahuana et al
2015 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium (IMS)
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Symmetry based nonlinear model for GaN HEMTs

Ankur Prasad, Mattias Thorsell, Klas Yhland et al
10th European Microwave Integrated Circuits Conference (EuMIC), 2015 , p. 85-88
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Optimized Design of a Dual-Band Power Amplifier With SiC Varactor-Based Dynamic Load Modulation

Cesar Sánchez-Pérez, Mustafa Özen, C. M. Andersson et al
IEEE transactions on microwave theory and techniques. Vol. 63 (8), p. 2579-2588
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

An Oscilloscope Correction Method for Vector-Corrected RF Measurements

Sebastian Gustafsson, Mattias Thorsell, J. Stenarson et al
IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement. Vol. 64 (9), p. 2541-2547
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

WebLab: A Web-Based Setup for PA Digital Predistortion and Characterization

Per N. Landin, Sebastian Gustafsson, Christian Fager et al
IEEE Microwave Magazine. Vol. 16 (1), p. 138-140
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Scalability Analysis and Modeling of Future Massive MIMO Antenna Array Systems

Rob Maaskant, Christian Fager, Xavier Bland et al
Gigahertz Symposium
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2014

Efficient and Wideband Power Amplifiers for Wireless Infrastructure Applications

Christian Fager, Ulf Gustavsson, Christer Andersson et al
Gigahertz Symposium
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2014

Linearization of Difficult Cases - MIMO, GaN and Deep Compression

Thomas Eriksson, Christian Fager, Per N. Landin et al
Gigahertz Symposium
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2014

On the Impact of Hardware Impairments on Massive MIMO

Ulf Gustavsson, Cesar Sánchez-Pérez, Thomas Eriksson et al
IEEE Globecom 2014 Workshop - Massive MIMO: From Theory to Practice, 2014-12-08, Austin, Texas, USA, p. 294-300
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

A GaN MMIC Modified Doherty PA With Large Bandwidth and Reconfigurable Efficiency

David Gustafsson, Jessica Chani Cahuana, Dan Kuylenstierna et al
Ieee Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 62 (12), p. 3006-3016
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Symmetrical modeling of GaN HEMTS

Ankur Prasad, Christian Fager, Mattias Thorsell et al
Technical Digest - IEEE Compound Semiconductor Integrated Circuit Symposium, CSIC
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Symmetrical Large-Signal Modeling of Microwave Switch FETs

Ankur Prasad, Christian Fager, Mattias Thorsell et al
Ieee Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 62 (8), p. 1590-1598
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Digital predistortion of concurrent multiband communication systems

Thomas Eriksson, Christian Fager,
ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings, p. 3918-3922
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Prediction of smart antenna transmitter characteristics using a new behavioral modeling approach

Christian Fager, Xavier Bland, Katharina Hausmair et al
2014 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium, IMS 2014; Tampa, FL; United States; 1 June 2014 through 6 June 2014
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Wideband and efficient watt-level SiGe BiCMOS switching mode power amplifier using continuous class-E modes theory

Mustafa Özen, M.C. Acar, M.P. Van Der Heijden et al
Digest of Papers - 2014 IEEE Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits Symposium, RFIC 2014; Tampa Bay, FL; United States; 1 June 2014 through 3 June 2014, p. 243-246
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Symmetrical doherty amplifier with high efficiency over large output power dynamic range

Mustafa Özen, Christian Fager,
2014 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium, IMS 2014; Tampa, FL; United States; 1 June 2014 through 6 June 2014
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Linearization of dual-input Doherty power amplifiers

Jessica Chani Cahuana, Per N. Landin, David Gustafsson et al
International Workshop on Integrated Nonlinear Microwave and Millimetre-Wave Circuits, INMMiC 2014, p. Art. no. 6815085
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Efficiency optimization for phase controlled multi-source microwave oven

A. Wieckowski, P. Korpas, M. Krysicki et al
International Journal of Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics. Vol. 44 (2), p. 235-241
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Design Method for Quasi-Optimal Multiband Branch-Line Couplers

L. Piazzon, Paul Saad, P. Colantonio et al
International Journal of Rf and Microwave Computer-Aided Engineering. Vol. 24 (1), p. 117-129
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

An analysis of the suitability of using CW-theory when designing Doherty PAs for wideband or concurrent multi-band operation

David Gustafsson, Christer Andersson, Christian Fager et al
43rd European Microwave Conference, EuMC 2013 - Held as Part of the 16th European Microwave Week, EuMW 2013, Nuremberg, Germany, 7-10 October 2013, p. 287-290
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

A packaged 86 W GaN transmitter with SiC varactor-based dynamic load modulation

Christer Andersson, Mustafa Özen, David Gustafsson et al
43rd European Microwave Conference, EuMC 2013 - Held as Part of the 16th European Microwave Week, EuMW 2013, Nuremberg, Germany, 7-10 October 2013, p. 283-286
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

A 1-3-GHz Digitally Controlled Dual-RF Input Power-Amplifier Design Based on a Doherty-Outphasing Continuum Analysis

Christer Andersson, David Gustafsson, Jessica Chani Cahuana et al
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 61 (10), p. 3743-3752
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

A Novel Active Load-pull System with Multi-Band Capabilities

Sebastian Gustafsson, Mattias Thorsell, Christian Fager et al
81st ARFTG Microwave Measurement Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

Investigation of Push-Pull Microwave Power Amplifiers Using an Advanced Measurement Setup

Paul Saad, Mattias Thorsell, Kristoffer Andersson et al
Ieee Microwave and Wireless Components Letters. Vol. 23 (4), p. 220-222
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Linearity, Intermodulation Distortion and ACLR in Outphasing Amplifiers

J Fritzin, A. Alvandpour, Per N. Landin et al
2013 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, MTT 2013, Seattle, WA, United States, 2-7 June 2013
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

A 44 dBm 1.0-3.0 GHz GaN Power Amplifier with over 45% PAE at 6 dB back-off

David Gustafsson, Christer Andersson, Richard Hellberg et al
Proc. International Microwave Symposium
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

A Wideband and Compact GaN MMIC Doherty Amplifier for Microwave Link Applications

David Gustafsson, Jessica Chani Cahuana, Dan Kuylenstierna et al
Ieee Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 61 (2), p. 922-930
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

A Modified Doherty Power Amplifier With Extended Bandwidth and Reconfigurable Efficiency

David Gustafsson, Christer Andersson, Christian Fager et al
IEEE transactions on microwave theory and techniques. Vol. 61 (1), p. 533-542
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

LDMOS Modeling

Sz-Hau Lai, Christian Fager, Dan Kuylenstierna et al
IEEE Microwave Magazine. Vol. 14 (1), p. 108-116
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

2-D enhanced hammerstein behavior model for concurrent dual-band power amplifiers

J. Moon, Paul Saad, J. Son et al
European Microwave Week 2012: "Space for Microwaves", EuMW 2012, Conference Proceedings - 42nd European Microwave Conference, EuMC 2012, p. 1249-1252
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Theory and Design of Class-J Power Amplifiers With Dynamic Load Modulation

Christer Andersson, David Gustafsson, Koji Yamanaka et al
IEEE transactions on microwave theory and techniques. Vol. 60 (12), p. 3778-3786
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

2-D Enhanced Hammerstein Behavior Model for Concurrent Dual-Band Power Amplifier

Junghwan Moon, Paul Saad, Junghwan Son et al
European Microwave Integrated Circuits Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Design and characterization of SiC varactor-based phase shifters

Roberto Quaglia, Victor Camarchia, Christer Andersson et al
7th European Microwave Integrated Circuits Conference, EuMIC 2012 - Held as Part of 15th European Microwave Week, EuMW 2012; Amsterdam; Netherlands; 29 October 2012 through 30 October 2012
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Concurrent Dual-Band GaN-HEMT Power Amplifier at 1.8 GHz and 2.4 GHz

Paul Saad, Paolo Colantonio, Junghwan Moon et al
13th annual IEEE Wireless and Microwave Technology Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Multi-band/Multi-mode and Efficient Transmitter Based on a Doherty Power Amplifier

Paul Saad, Luca Piazzon, Paolo Colantonio et al
7th European Microwave Integrated Circuits Conference, EuMIC 2012 - Held as Part of 15th European Microwave Week, EuMW 2012; Amsterdam; Netherlands; 29 October 2012 through 30 October 2012, p. 1031-1034
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Linearization Study of a Highly Efficient CMOS-GaN RF Pulse Width Modulation Based Transmitter

Mustafa Özen, Christer Andersson, Thomas Eriksson et al
European Microwave Conference, p. 136-139
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Continuous Class-E Power Amplifier Modes

Mustafa Özen, Rik Jos, Christian Fager et al
IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems - II - Express Briefs. Vol. 59 (11), p. 731-735
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Oscilloscope based two-port measurement system using error-corrected modulated signals

Kristoffer Andersson, Christian Fager,
2012 Workshop on Integrated Nonlinear Microwave and Millimetre-Wave Circuits, INMMIC 2012
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

A novel wideband and reconfigurable high average efficiency power amplifier

David Gustafsson, Christer Andersson, Christian Fager et al
2012 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium, IMS 2012, Montreal, 17-22 June 2012
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Decade bandwidth high efficiency GaN HEMT power amplifier designed with resistive harmonic loading

Christer Andersson, J. Moon, Christian Fager et al
2012 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium, IMS 2012, Montreal, 17-22 June 2012
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Design of a Concurrent Dual-Band 1.8-2.4-GHz GaN-HEMT Doherty Power Amplifier

Paul Saad, P. Colantonio, L. Piazzon et al
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 60 (6), p. 1840-1849
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Modeling of Long Term Memory Effects in RF Power Amplifiers with Dynamic Parameters

Ali Soltani Tehrani, Thomas Eriksson, Christian Fager et al
2012 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium, IMS 2012, Montreal, 17-22 June 2012, p. Art. no. 6259496
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Branch-Line Coupler Design Operating in Four Arbitrary Frequencies

L. Piazzon, Paul Saad, P. Colantonio et al
Ieee Microwave and Wireless Components Letters. Vol. 22 (2), p. 67-69
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Digital Predistortion Using a Vector Switched Model

Sepideh Afsardoost, Thomas Eriksson, Christian Fager et al
Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 60 (4), p. 1166-1174
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Digital Predistortion for Dual-Input Doherty Amplifiers

Haiying Cao, Jawad Qureshi, Thomas Eriksson et al
RWW 2012 - Proceedings. 2012 IEEE Topical Conference on Power Amplifiers for Wireless and Radio Applications, PAWR 2012. Santa Clara, CA, 15-18 January 2012, p. 45-48
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Digital Predistortion for High Efficiency Power Amplifier Architectures Using a Dual-input Modeling Approach

Haiying Cao, Hossein Mashad Nemati, Ali Soltani Tehrani et al
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 60 (2), p. 361-369
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

An RF Carrier Bursting System using Partial Quantization Noise Cancellation

Ulf Gustavsson, Thomas Eriksson, Hossein Mashad Nemati et al
IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I - Regular Papers. Vol. 59 (3), p. 515-528
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

High efficiency power amplifier design using switch mode optimized transistor models

Christian Fager, Hossein Mashad Nemati, Paul Saad et al
IEEE International Microwave Conference, Baltimore, Workshop on WMJ: Compact Equivalent Circuits and Table Based FET Models ‐ Is There One Winner for Circuit Designers and Foundries?
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2011

Varactor-Based Dynamic Load Modulation of RF PAs

Hossein Mashad Nemati, Björn Almgren, Christer Andersson et al
European Microwave Conference, Manchester, Workshop "RF PA Efficiency Enhancement Techniques"
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2011

A double stub impedance tuner with SiC diode varactors

Roberto Quaglia, Christer Andersson, Christian Fager et al
Asia Pacific Microwave Conference APMC 2011; Melbourne, VIC; 5 - 8 December 2011, p. 267-270
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Uncertainties in small-signal equivalent circuit modeling

Christian Fager, Kristoffer Andersson, Mattias Ferndahl et al
Nonlinear Transistor Model Parameter Extraction Techniques
Chapter in monograph, book
2011

Nonlinear Transistor Model Parameter Extraction Techniques

Mathias Rudolph, Christian Fager, David Root et al
Monograph, book - edited
2011

High-Efficiency RF Pulsewidth Modulation of Class-E Power Amplifiers

Mustafa Özen, Rik Jos, Christer Andersson et al
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 59 (11), p. 2931-2942
Scientific journal article - non peer reviewed
2011

Measurement setup for digital predistortion adaptation

Ali Soltani Tehrani, Thomas Eriksson, Christian Fager et al
RF Measurement Technology Conference, Gävle 2011
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2011

High efficiency RF pulse width modulation with tunable load network class-E PA

Mustafa Özen, Christer Andersson, Mattias Thorsell et al
2011 IEEE 12th Annual Wireless and Microwave Technology Conference, WAMICON 2011
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Highly efficient GaN-HEMT power amplifiers at 3.5 GHz and 5.5 GHz

Paul Saad, Hossein Mashad Nemati, Kristoffer Andersson et al
2011 IEEE 12th Annual Wireless and Microwave Technology Conference, WAMICON 2011
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Comparison of bandwidth reduction schemes in dynamic load modulation power amplifier architectures

Haiying Cao, Christian Fager, Talha Khan et al
IEEE Workshop on Integrated Nonlinear Microwave and Millimetre-Wave Circuits (INMMIC), 2011 , p. 1-4
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

High-Efficiency Power Amplifier

Hossein Mashad Nemati, Paul Saad, Christian Fager et al
Ieee Microwave Magazine. Vol. 12 (1), p. 81-84
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

A broadband, efficient, overdriven class-J RF power amplifier for burst mode operation

D.R. Parveg, P. Singerl, A. Wiesbauer et al
European Microwave Week 2010: Connecting the World, EuMIC 2010 - Conference Proceedings, p. 424-427
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2010

Highly Efficient Dynamic Load Modulation Transmitter

Christian Fager, Hossein Mashad Nemati, Haiying Cao et al
Prog. GigaHertz 2010
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2010

Design of Highly Efficient Load Modulation Transmitter for Wideband Cellular Applications

Hossein Mashad Nemati, Haiying Cao, Christian Fager et al
IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 58 (11), p. 2820-2828
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

Band-reconfigurable LDMOS power amplifier

Hossein Mashad Nemati, Jan Grahn, Christian Fager et al
2010 European Microwave Conference, p. 978-981
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

Evaluation of a GaN HEMT transistor for load- and supply-modulation applications using intrinsic waveform measurements

Hossein Mashad Nemati, Alan L. Clarke, Steve C. Cripps et al
IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest; 2010 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium, MTT 2010; Anaheim, CA; 23 May 2010 through 28 May 2010, p. 509-512
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

A highly efficient 1-GHz, 15-W power amplifier design based on a 50-V LDMOS transistor

Peter Singerl, Christian Fager, Z Wang et al
IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest; 2010 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium, MTT 2010; Anaheim, CA; 23 May 2010 through 28 May 2010, p. 1102-1105
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

A highly efficient 3.5 GHz inverse class-F GaN HEMT power amplifier

Paul Saad, Christian Fager, Hossein Mashad Nemati et al
International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies. Vol. 2 (3-4), p. 317-324
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

Design of a Highly Efficient 2–4-GHz Octave Bandwidth GaN-HEMT Power Amplifier

Paul Saad, Christian Fager, Haiying Cao et al
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 58 (7), p. 1677-1685
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

Low-complexity volterra modeling of power amplifiers

Thomas Eriksson, Ali Soltani Tehrani, Haiying Cao et al
2010 International Workshop on Integrated Nonlinear Microwave and Millimetre-Wave Circuits, INMMiC 2010; Goteborg; 26 April 2010 through 27 April 2010, p. 136-139
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

Successive Cancellation of Power Amplifier Distortion for Multiuser Detection

Ali Soltani Tehrani, Ali Behravan, Haiying Cao et al
2010 IEEE 72nd Vehicular Technology Conference Fall, VTC2010-Fall; Ottawa, ON; Canada; 6 September 2010 through 9 September 2010
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

A Comparative Analysis of the Complexity/Accuracy Tradeoff in Power Amplifier Behavioral Models

Ali Soltani Tehrani, Haiying Cao, Sepideh Afsardoost et al
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 58 (6), p. 1510-1520
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

Model-Based Adaptation of RF Power Amplifiers

Thomas Eriksson, Ali Soltani Tehrani, Christian Fager et al
GHz Symposium 2010
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2010

Quantization Noise Minimization in ΣΔ-modulation based RF Transmitter Architectures

Ulf Gustavsson, Thomas Eriksson, Christian Fager et al
IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON CIRCUITS AND SYSTEMS I-REGULAR PAPERS . Vol. 57 (12), p. 3082-3091
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

Linearization of Efficiency-Optimized Dynamic Load Modulation Transmitter Architectures

Haiying Cao, Hossein Mashad Nemati, Ali Soltani Tehrani et al
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 58 (4), p. 873-881
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

High Efficiency Transmitter Using Varactor Based Dynamic Load Modulation

Christian Fager, Haiying Cao, Thomas Eriksson et al
IEEE International Microwave Workshop Series on “RF Front-ends for Software Defined and Cognitive Radio Solutions” , p. 37-40
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

Complexity Analysis of Power Amplifier Behavioral Models

Ali Soltani Tehrani, Haiying Cao, Christian Fager et al
International Workshop on Integrated Nonlinear Microwave and Millimetre-wave Circuits , p. 102-105
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Nonideality sources and implementation considerations in polar transmitters

Jose A. Garcia, Jose C. Pedro, Pedro Miguel Cabral et al
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MICROWAVE AND WIRELESS TECHNOLOGIES. Vol. 1 (2), p. 109-116
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2009

An Inverse Class-F GaN HEMT Power Amplifier with 78% PAE at 3.5 GHz

Paul Saad, Hossein Mashad Nemati, Mattias Thorsell et al
Microwave Conference, 2009. EuMC 2009. European, Sept. 29 2009-Oct. 1 2009, Rome, p. 496-499
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Multi-line TRL calibration compared to a general de-embedding method

Mattias Ferndahl, Kristoffer Andersson, Christian Fager et al
ARFTG 73rd Microwave Measurement Conference. Vol. 1
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Evaluation of high efficiency PAs for use in supply- and load-modulation transmitters

Christian Fager, Hossein Mashad Nemati, Ulf Gustavsson et al
IEEE Topical Symposium on Power Amplifiers for Wireless Communications
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Time Mismatch Effects in a Dynamic Load Modulation Transmitter Architecture

Haiying Cao, Ali Soltani Tehrani, Hossein Mashad Nemati et al
RF Measurement Technology for State of the Art Production and Design(RFMTC09)
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2009

Noise-Shaped Coding and Quantization Noise Suppression for Pulsed Transmitter Architectures

Ulf Gustavsson, Christian Fager, Thomas Eriksson et al
RFMTC
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2009

A general method for passband quantization noise suppression in pulsed transmitter architectures.

Ulf Gustavsson, Christian Fager, Thomas Eriksson et al
Microwave Symposium Digest, 2009. MTT '09. IEEE MTT-S International., p. 1529 - 1532
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2009

Time Alignment in a Dynamic Load Modulation Transmitter Architecture

Haiying Cao, Ali Soltani Tehrani, Hossein Mashad Nemati et al
Proceedings of the 39th European Microwave Conference, EuMC 2009, Sept. 29-Oct. 1 2009, Rome, p. 1211 - 1214
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

High-Efficiency LDMOS Power-Amplifier Design at 1 GHz Using an Optimized Transistor Model

Hossein Mashad Nemati, Christian Fager, Mattias Thorsell et al
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 57 (7)
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2009

Design of Varactor-Based Tunable Matching Networks for Dynamic Load Modulation of High Power Amplifiers

Hossein Mashad Nemati, Christian Fager, Ulf Gustavsson et al
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 57 (5), p. 1110-1118
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2009

Characterization Setup for Device Level Dynamic Load Modulation Measurements

Mattias Thorsell, Kristoffer Andersson, Christian Fager et al
International Microwave Symposium Digest, 2009, Boston
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Dynamic Load Modulation of High Power Amplifiers with Varactor-Based Matching Netwokrs

Ali Soltani Tehrani, Hossein Mashad Nemati, Haiying Cao et al
Proceedings of International Microwave Symposium, Boston 2009
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

I/Q Imbalance Compensation Using a Nonlinear Modeling Approach

Haiying Cao, Ali Soltani Tehrani, Christian Fager et al
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 57 (3), p. 513-518
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2009

Dual-Input Nonlinear Modeling for I/Q Modulator Distortion Compensation

Haiying Cao, Ali Soltani Tehrani, Christian Fager et al
Proc. of IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium 2009
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Design of High Efficiency Ka-Band Harmonically Tuned Power Amplifiers

Hossein Mashad Nemati, Mattias Ferndahl, Iltcho Angelov et al
Proc. Radio Wireless Symposium
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2008

Power Amplifier Behavioral Modeling Performance Comparison of the LSNA and the modulation-domain system

Per N. Landin, Christian Fager, Magnus Isaksson et al
Proc. 72nd ARFTG Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2008

On-wafer network analyser uncertainty estimation

Jörgen Stenarson, Kristoffer Andersson, Christian Fager et al
Proc. GigaHertz 2008
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2008

Modeling of dual-input power amplifiers

Thomas Eriksson, Christian Fager, Haiying Cao et al
Gigahertz Symposium 2008
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2008

Comparative analysis of the complexity/accuracy tradeoff for power amplifier behavior models

Ali Soltani Tehrani, Haiying Cao, Thomas Eriksson et al
Gigahertz Symposium 2008
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2008

Orthonormal-basis power amplifier model reduction

Ali Soltani Tehrani, Haiying Cao, Thomas Eriksson et al
Workshop on Integrated Nonlinear Microwave and Millimetre-Wave Circuits, 2008. INMMIC 2008. , p. 39 - 42
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2008

A General Statistical Equivalent-Circuit-Based De-Embedding Procedure for High-Frequency Measurements

Mattias Ferndahl, Christian Fager, Kristoffer Andersson et al
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 56 (12), p. 2692-2700
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2008

Compensation of Transmitter Distortion Using a Nonlinear Modeling Approach

Haiying Cao, Ali Soltani Tehrani, Christian Fager et al
International Workshop on Integrated Nonlinear Microwave and Millimetre-wave Circuits 2008, p. 131-134
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2008

Identification of Distortions in a RF Measurement System

Haiying Cao, Ali Soltani Tehrani, Christian Fager et al
GHz Symposium 2008
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2008

Nonideality Sources and Implementation Considerations in Polar Transmitters

J.A. Garcia, J.C. Pedro, Christian Fager et al
Proc. European Microwave Association (EuMA), 2008
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2008

An efficiency optimized controlling scheme for dynamic load modulation of power amplifiers

Hossein Mashad Nemati, Christian Fager, Ulf Gustavsson et al
European Microwave Conf., Proc., Oct. 2008, p. 583-586
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2008

Practical realizations of high efficiency switched mode power amplifiers

Hossein Mashad Nemati, Christian Fager, Ulf Gustavsson et al
Proc. German Microwave Conference
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2008

Voltage/Current mode class D amplifiers and their applications

Christian Fager, Hossein Mashad Nemati, Ulf Gustavsson et al
Proc. IEEE Radio Wireless Symposium (Workshop: Transmitter Design for High Power Efficiency: The path from device to advanced system architectures)
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2008

Characterization of Switch Mode LDMOS and GaN Power Amplifiers for Optimal Use in Polar Transmitter Architectures

Hossein Mashad Nemati, Christian Fager, Ulf Gustavsson et al
Proc. IEEE International Microwave Symposium, p. 1505 - 1508
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2008

SiC Varactors for Dynamic Load Modulation of High Power Amplifiers

Mattias Südow, Hossein Mashad Nemati, Mattias Thorsell et al
IEEE Electron Device Letter. Vol. 29 (7), p. 728-730
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2007

Single stage CMOS Power Amplifier at 23 GHz

Hossein Mashad Nemati, Mattias Ferndahl, Christian Fager et al
Abstarct and presentation in Workshop: RF Measurement Technology, for State of the Art Production and Design
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2007

Modulated Switching Mode Power Amplifiers: A New Paradigm for the Power-Efficiency vs. Spectrum-Efficiency Trade-Off

J.C. Pedro, P Cabral, Christian Fager et al
Proc. European Microwave Conference - Workshop on Wireless transmitter design for future wireless systems
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2007

Design of highly efficient, high output power, L-band class D-1 RF power amplifiers using GaN MESFET devices

Ulf Gustavsson, T. Lejon, Christian Fager et al
Proc. European Conference on Wireless Technologies, p. 371-374
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2007

Polar/ET Transmitters: Non-Idealities and Practical Implementation Aspects

Christian Fager, J.C. Pedro, P. Cabral et al
Proc. European Microwave Conference - Workshop on Wireless transmitter design for future wireless systems
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2007

System Level Modelling of RF Power Amplifiers Based on Large-Signal Measurements

Christian Fager, P Lavrador, M Myslinski et al
Proc. European Microwave Integrated Circuits Conference, p. 131-134
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2007

High Efficiency Modulation of Switched Mode LDMOS Power Amplifiers

Christian Fager, Ulf Gustavsson, Hossein Mashad Nemati et al
Proc. 11th International Symposium on Microwave and Optical Technology
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2007

Large Signal IMD Behaviour: Load Line and Bias

Christian Fager,
Proc. European Microwave Conference - Short course on Device Level Linearization Techniques
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2007

60 GHz Single-Chip Front-End MMICs and Systems for Multi-Gbps Wireless Communication

Sten E. Gunnarsson, Camilla Kärnfelt, Herbert Zirath et al
IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits. Vol. 42 (5), p. 1143 – 1157
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2006

Modelling of LDMOSFET and GaN devices (invited)

Christian Fager, N.B. Carvalho,
Proc. European Microwave Conference - Workshop on RF Device Modelling
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2006

Modelling of LDMOSFET and GaN devices

Christian Fager, N.B. Carvalho,
Proc. European Microwave Conference - Workshop on RF Device Modelling
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2006

High Efficiency LDMOS Current Mode Class-D Power amplifier at 1 GHz

Hossein Mashad Nemati, Christian Fager, Herbert Zirath et al
36th European Microwave Conference. Vol. 1 (1), p. 176-9
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2006

Statistical estimation of the propagation constant in multiline calibrations

Kristoffer Andersson, Christian Fager,
67th ARFTG conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2006

Improvement of Oscilloscope Based RF Measurements by Statistical Averaging Techniques

Christian Fager, Kristoffer Andersson,
2006 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest; San Francisco, CA; United States; 11 June 2006 through 16 June 2006, p. 1460-1463
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2006

Single-Chip 60 GHz Transmitter and Receiver MMICs in a GaAs mHEMT Technology

Sten E. Gunnarsson, Camilla Kärnfelt, Herbert Zirath et al
Proceedings of IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium, 11-16 June, 2006, p. 801-804
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2005

Systems and Applications for Broadband Wireless Communication in the 60 GHz band

Christian Fager, Sten E. Gunnarsson, A. Alping et al
GigaHertz 2005. Vol. 1 (1), p. 175-80
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2005

Understanding and accurate modelling of nonlinear LDMOS transistor dc characteristics

Christian Fager, K.-H. Eklund, Herbert Zirath et al
GigaHertz 2005. Vol. 1 (1), p. 181-4
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2005

Single-Chip 60 GHz Transmitter and Receiver MMICs for Very High Speed (several Gigabit/s) Wireless Transmission

Sten E. Gunnarsson, Camilla Kärnfelt, Herbert Zirath et al
GigaHertz 2005
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2005

Highly Integrated 60 GHz Transmitter and Receiver MMICs in a GaAs pHEMT Technology

Sten E. Gunnarsson, Camilla Kärnfelt, Herbert Zirath et al
IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2005

A general procedure for extraction of bias dependent dynamic self heating model parameters

Kristoffer Andersson, Christian Fager, J.C. Pedro et al
Microwave Symposium Digest, 2005 IEEE MTT-S International, p. 1159-1162
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2005

Equivalent circuit modeling of LDMOS transistors

Christian Fager,
TARGET Winter School: RF device characterisation and modelling / Langer, E., Mayer, M.
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2005

Understanding and prediction of IMD behaviour in power amplifiers

Christian Fager,
Characterization and Modelling Approaches for Advanced Linearisation Techniques / Garcia, J.A., Sainz de la Maza, J.M.Z
Chapter in monograph, book
2004

Statistical Estimation of small signal FET model parameters and their covariance

Kristoffer Andersson, Christian Fager, Peter Linnér et al
IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2004

Optimization of power amplifier transfer characteristics

Christian Fager, Herbert Zirath,
European Microwave Conference, p. 1325-28
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2004

Linearity versus efficiency in mobile handset power amplifiers: A battle without a loser

J.C. Pedro, N.B. Carvalho, Christian Fager et al
Microwave Engineering Europe (Aug/Sept), p. 19-26
Journal article - popular science
2004

A comprehensive analysis of IMD behavior in RF CMOS power amplifiers

Christian Fager, José Pedro, Nuno Carvalho et al
IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits. Vol. 39 (1), p. 24-34
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2003

Microwave FET Modeling and Applications

Christian Fager,
Doctoral thesis
2002

Intermodulation distortion behavior in LDMOS transistor amplifiers

Christian Fager, J.C. Pedro, N. Borges et al
IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium. Vol. 1, p. 131-4
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2002

Prediction of IMD in LDMOS transistor amplifiers using a new large-signal model

Christian Fager, J.C. Pedro, N.B. Carvalho et al
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 50 (Dec.), p. 2834-42
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2002

Uncertainty estimation and optimal extraction of intrinsic FET small-signal model parameters

Christian Fager, Peter Linnér, J.C. Pedro et al
IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium. Vol. 2, p. 729-32
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2002

Optimal parameter extraction and uncertainty estimation in intrinsic FET small-signal models

Christian Fager, Peter Linnér, J.C. Pedro et al
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques. Vol. 50 (Dec.), p. 2797-803
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2001

MMIC FET frequency doublers and FMCW radar transceivers

Christian Fager,
Licentiate thesis
2000

High output power, broadband 28-56 GHz MMIC frequency doubler

Christian Fager, Lars Landén, Herbert Zirath et al
IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium / Perkins, T., p. 1589-91 vol.3
Conference paper - peer reviewed
1999

Characterisation of an FMCW radar transceiver

Christian Fager,
Report