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Research Article

Sub-Nanosecond Greater-Than-10-V Compact Tunable Pulse Generator for Low-Duty-Cycle High-Peak-Power Ultra-Wideband Applications

Table 1

Performance of UWB pulse generators.

TechnologyWaveformPulse
amplitude
(V)
Pulse
width
(nanosecond)
Power
cons.
(mW)
Supply
voltage
(V)
Die
size
(mm2)
Eff.
(%)
Jitter
(ps)
Ref.

GaAs HBTImpulse3.5–11.50.25–0.65   1203.3–14 0 . 9 5 × 0 . 9 5 <1.5 [4]
Monocycle5.1–8.80.2–1.00.8

GaAs HEMTImpulse0.70.06120 1 . 5 × 1 . 2 0.5–1.5[11]

Si SRDMonocycle80.6–1.118 4 0 × 6 0 [12]
Impulse4.350.2515 6 0 × 6 0 [13]

Si BJTMonocycle1.30.5[14]

Si MOSFETImpulse1.40.42.5 0 . 3 × 0 . 2 5 [15]
Monocycle0.3–0.60.14–0.35
Impulse2.80.53.30.5[16]
Impulse1.22.00.721.8 1 . 7 1 × 0 . 7 1 [17]
Monocycle3.70.5[18]
Impulse0.03–0.120.07–0.181710.0068[19]
Monocycle0.660.3819.81.20.252.6[20]
Monocycle0.1750.30.181.8 0 . 1 7 5 × 0 . 1 7 5 [21]

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