Surface Acoustic Wave Devices for Mobile and Wireless Communications, Four-Volume Set

Surface Acoustic Wave Devices for Mobile and Wireless Communications, Four-Volume Set

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Written for readers with or without surface acoustic wave (SAW) experience, this book covers a wide range of SAW filter- and device-design techniques as well as applications to mobile and wireless circuitry. It provides numerous references and worked examples on SAW devices to highlight various design aspects, and contains illustrations from many leading electronic companies around the world. The first half of the book covers the principles of SAW devices. The secondhalf focuses on applications to the mobile/wireless field, including SAW devices for antenna duplexers, RF and IF filters for cellular cordless phones, front-end filters for wireless transceivers, fixed and tunable oscillators, filters for on-board satellite communications, as well as coding and convolvers for indoor/outdoor spread-spectrum communications.
Surface Acoustic Wave Devices for Mobile and Wireless Communications serves as an excellent sourcebook for engineers and designers with some SAW background, or for technical staff with no prior knowledge of SAW devices who need to know how this technology can help their products. It can be used as a textbook for senior and graduate students engaged in the study of signal processing techniques and systems for mobile communications.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 631 pages
  • 159.8 x 236.7 x 34.8mm | 1,089.84g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 0121573400
  • 9780121573409

Table of contents

Fundamentals of Surface Acoustic Waves and Devices: Introduction. Basics of Piezoelectricity and Acoustic Waves. Principles of Linear Phase SAW Filter Design. Equivalent Circuit and Analytic Models for a SAW Filter. SomeMatching and Trade-Off Concepts for SAW Filter Design. Compensation for Second-Order Effects in SAW Filters. Designing SAW Filters for Arbitrary Amplitude/Phase Response. Interdigital Transducers with Chirped or Slanted Fingers. IDT Finger Reflections andRadiation Conductance. Techniques, Devices and Mobile/Wireless Applications: Overview of Systems and Devices. SAW Reflection Gratings and Resonators. Single-Phase Unidirectional Transducers for Low-Loss Filters. RF and Antenna-Duplexer Filters forMobile/Wireless Transceivers. Other RF Front-end and Inter-stage Filters for Mobile/Wireless Transceivers. SAW IF Filters for Mobile Phones and Pagers. Fixed-Code SAW IDTs for Spread-Spectrum Communications. Real-Time SAW Convolvers for Voice and Data Spread-Spectrum Communications. Surface Wave Oscillators and Frequency Synthesizers. SAW Filters for Digital Microwave Radio, Fiber Optic, and Satellite Systems. Postscript. Subject Index.
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About Colin K. Campbell

Colin K. Campbell, Ph.D., D.Sc., is professor of electrical and computer engineering at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. He holdsdegrees in electrical engineering and physics from MIT, St. Andrew's, and the University of Dundee. He has more than 30 years of experience in industry, academia, and government communications service in Canada, the United States, and Great Britain. In addition, Dr. Campbell has conducted extensive research in such areas as SAW devices, high-power lasers, VLSI circuit fabrication, superconductivity, and millimeter wave instrumentation and measurement. He is the recipient of many awards, including the Eadie Medal of the Royal Society of Canada for major contributions in the field of engineering and applied science in Canada, the Inventor insignia from Canadian Patents and Development, Ltd., and a citation for outstanding contributions to university education. In 1986, Dr. Campbell was elected a Fellow of the IEEE for his contributions to surface acoustic wave devices and electrical engineering education.
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