Microsystems Test Laboratory

OBJECTIVES AND SPECIFICATIONS:
– Performance measurements of micro and nanoelectronic circuit elements, circuits and systems at very high frequencies (up to 110 GHz).
– Anechoic chamber for measuring and testing signals and antennae.

AREAS OF IMPACT AND APPLICATIONS:
– Wireless communication compatible integrated circuits and systems
– Integrated circuits and systems forX-BAND, Phase Shifter RADAR applications
– RF Microelectro mechanic circuits elements (e.g. RF-MEMS Key, Filter, Resonator)
– RF and Microwave applications
– THz imaging and passive RADAR testing and measurement
– THz imaging and passive RADAR systems for security applications
– Biosensors and bio-Transmitters lab-on-a-chip systems for Health, Defense and Environmental Applications
– Remote chemical and biological sensor applications
– Communication systems

EQUIPMENT LIST
– Agilent 2-Port and 4-Port PNA-X 250kHz-50GHz Network Analyzer
– VDI mixers for 75-110 GHz
– SPIEL Anechoic Chamber
– NSI Positioner & Probes
– NSI Spherical Near Field Antenna Measurement System
– NSI Double Ridged Horn Probe Antenna