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Fractal Parallel Stacked Inductor using Modified Hilbert Space Filling Curve for RFIC

P. Akhendra Kumar, N. Bheema Rao. Published in Circuits and Systems.

Communications on Applied Electronics
Year of Publication: 2017
Publisher: Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Authors: P. Akhendra Kumar, N. Bheema Rao
10.5120/cae2017652660

Akhendra P Kumar and Bheema N Rao. Fractal Parallel Stacked Inductor using Modified Hilbert Space Filling Curve for RFIC. Communications on Applied Electronics 7(5):1-4, August 2017. BibTeX

@article{10.5120/cae2017652660,
	author = {P. Akhendra Kumar and N. Bheema Rao},
	title = {Fractal Parallel Stacked Inductor using Modified Hilbert Space Filling Curve for RFIC},
	journal = {Communications on Applied Electronics},
	issue_date = {August 2017},
	volume = {7},
	number = {5},
	month = {Aug},
	year = {2017},
	issn = {2394-4714},
	pages = {1-4},
	numpages = {4},
	url = {http://www.caeaccess.org/archives/volume7/number5/754-2017652660},
	doi = {10.5120/cae2017652660},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}
}

Abstract

High-Quality factor miniaturized inductors are prerequisites of RFIC Applications. This paper presents a novel fractal stacked inductors using modified Hilbert space filling curve. The parallel stacked inductor with differential excitation improves the Q factor values. The results show more than 50% improvement in Q over conventional fractal inductors maintaining same inductance value with the same occupying area.

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Keywords

High Frequency Structural Simulator (HFSS),Inductance value(L), Modified fractal structure, Quality factor(Q)