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M. Sc. Stefan Pechmann

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About Stefan Pechmann

Biography

Stefan Pechmann received the M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, Electronic and Information Technology from the FAU Erlangen-Nuernberg in April 2018.
Since June 2018 he works as research assistant at the Institute for Electronics Engineering in the Mixed Signal Integrated Circuits Team (MXIC).
His work focuses on integrated Memristor Circuits.

Areas of Interest

  • Memristors
  • analog and mixed-signal circuit design

Open thesis projetcs

Just contact me if you are interested in the topics above. Focus of the thesis can be set depending on your strength and preferences.

Lectures Summer term 2019

Publications

2019

  • M. Völkel, S. Pechmann, E. M. Hussein, D. Kissinger, R. Weigel, and A. Hagelauer, "A Cascadable Integrated Bistatic Six-port Transceiver at 60 GHz in a 130-nm BiCMOS Technology for SIMO-Radar Applications" in APMC, , Singapore, 2019 (to be published). [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{voelkel2019e,
    abstract = {In this paper a 60 GHz cascadable bistatic integrated
    interferometric transceiver for SIMO radar applications
    is presented. The integrated transceiver has been designed in a
    0.13μm SiGe BiCMOS technology (SG13G2) from the institute
    innovations for high performance microelectronics (IHP). The
    System includes a 15 GHz buffer stage, a low noise amplifier, a
    passive interferometric six-port structure, several detectors and
    amplifiers as well as a digital interface. The chip has a size
    of 2.75mm x 1.15mm and a maximum power consumption of
    525mW from a 3.3V power supply. The 15 GHz frequency
    input is multiplied to reach a 60 GHz signal at a minimum
    input power of -40 dBm. The chip delivers a maximum output
    power of 10.2 dBm. A digital interface adjusts the output power
    between -22 and 10,2 dBm at an output frequency of 60 GHz. The
    reference input power of the six-port and the RF input power
    could be adjusted in a range of 13.2 dB. The maximum P1dB is at
    -24.1 dBm. The measured power detector sensitivity is 7090 V/W.
    The standard deviation of the phase measurement is 0.025 rad.
    }, author = {Völkel, Matthias and Pechmann, Stefan and Hussein, Eissa Mohamed and Kissinger, Dietmar and Weigel, Robert and Hagelauer, Amelie}, language = {English}, booktitle = {APMC}, cris = {https://cris.fau.de/converis/publicweb/publication/225394716}, year = {2019}, month = {12}, day = {12}, eventdate = {2019-12-10/2019-12-13}, faupublication = {yes}, keywords = {bistatic; industrial radar; integrated transceiver; interferometric radar; millimeter wave circuits; SIMO Radar; MMIC; SiGe BiCMOS; six-port; system-on-chip (SoC)}, note = {unpublished}, peerreviewed = {unknown}, title = {A Cascadable Integrated Bistatic Six-port Transceiver at 60 GHz in a 130-nm BiCMOS Technology for SIMO-Radar Applications}, type = {Konferenzschrift}, venue = {, Singapore}, }

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