P09343: Microwave Device II
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Amanda Kristoff

Table of Contents

System Integration

System A

Simulation Files

For ideal system simulation, please see Mia's page.

System A Integration Ansoft File (.adsn)

Complete system integration using N-port data from HFSS components (90 degree coupler and Schiffman phase shifter) and an additional transmission line

System A Integration Ansoft File (.adsn) - Nonideal Schiffman and Additional Transmission Line

Ideal system integration with the N-port data from the Schiffman phase shifter and additional non-ideal transmission line

System A Integration Ansoft File (.adsn) - Nonideal 90 degree Coupler

Ideal system integration with the N-port data from the 90 degree Coupler

System A Integration Ansoft File (.adsn) - Nonideal Additional Transmission Line

Ideal system integration with non-deal additional transmission line

System A Integration Ansoft File (.adsn) - Nonideal Schiffman

Ideal system integration with the N-port data from the Schiffman phase shifter but with the ideal additional transmission line

System A Integration Ansoft File (.adsn) - Final

System integration file with corrected Schiffman and reference line N-port files (vias were added).

System A Integration Ansoft File (.adsn) - Final Nonideal 90 degree Coupler

Ideal system integration file with nonideal 90 degree coupler.

System A Integration Ansoft File (.adsn) - Final Nonideal Schiffman

Ideal system integration file with nonideal Schiffman and reference line with the corrected Nport data (includes vias).

System A Integration Ansoft File (.adsn) - COMPLETE

This is the final system integration file including N-port data for the 90 degree coupler, Schiffman Phase Shifter and reference line and the launch.

System A Integration Ansoft File (.adsn) - UPDATED

Updated Ansoft file with improved thru holes, no major changes in the results were noted.

Simulation Results

Systems A Integration Results

(only includes System A integration, does not look at non-ideal components in the ideal system)

Systems A Integration Results Rev B

Improved graphs (only includes System A integration, does not look at non-ideal components in the ideal system)

Systems A Integration Results Rev C

Additional graphs include comparisons of N-port data components in the ideal system and transmission graphs

System A Integration Results - Final

These are the final system A integration results with the final system including launch

AutoCAD 2007 Drawing Files

Please right click on each of the links and click "Save Target As." Save each of the files with a *.DWG extension. Each of these files was last saved in AutoCAD 2007. These files were created by Joel Barry.

Full System A

90deg Coupler

Schiffman 45deg Phase Shifter

Schiffman Reference Line

JPG Image for System A

Please right click on the link and click "Save Target As." Save the file with a *.JPG extension. This file is simple image files for the full Butler Matrix A system layout.

Full System A JPEG File

System B

Ideal Simulation Ansoft File (.adsn)

Ideal System B Ansoft File

Early System Integration (.adsn)

This file used the early component designs from Designer to get an idea how the system would work and the components necessary to integrate.

System B Integration File(.adsn) - Nonideal 90 degree Coupler

Ideal system integration using N-port data from the 90 degree coupler HFSS component

System B Integration File(.adsn) - Nonideal 180 degree Coupler

Ideal system integration using N-port data from the 180 degree coupler HFSS component

System B Integration File(.adsn)

Ideal system integration using N-port data from the 180 degree coupler HFSS component

System B Integration File (.adsn) - COMPLETE

This is the final system integration file including N-port data for the 90 degree coupler, 180 degree coupler, connecting transmission lines and the launch.

System B Integration Ansoft File (.adsn) - UPDATED

Updated Ansoft file with improved thru holes, no major changes in the results were noted.

Simulation Results

Ideal Simulation Results

Systems B Integration Results

AutoCAD 2007 Drawing Files

Please right click on each of the links and click "Save Target As." Save each of the files with a *.DWG extension. Each of these files was last saved in AutoCAD 2007. These files were created by Joel Barry.

Full System B

TR Line Connector Between 90deg and 180deg Couplers

TR Line Connector Between 180deg and 180deg Couplers

90deg Coupler

180deg Coupler

JPG Images for System B

Please right click on the links and click "Save Target As." Save the files with a *.JPG extension. These files are simple image files for the full Butler Matrix B system layout and an enlarged image of the dimensions on the interior of the Butler Matrix B denoting the dimensions the between the interior connectors.

Full System B JPEG File

Interior of System B JPEG File