PhD Call

Millimeter-wave and sub-Terahertz frequency synthesizers
  • Low-power and low phase-noise/low-jitter frequency generation
  • Concept and design including VCO, PLL and LO-distribution
  • Model based framework for co-optimization of technology, circuit, and application
  • Circuit design in the most-advanced nanoscale CMOS technologies
  • Measurements of the developed
  • frequency synthesizer circuits

SAL mmWave RF

Silicon Austria Labs is performing cutting-edge research in its world-class mmWave RF Lab and Research Unit RF on the physical layer of RF systems for future 5G/6G (UE, front and back-haul), and millimeter-wave imaging/sensing/radar applications.
In the domain of mmWave/RF SAL collaborates closely with the Johannes Kepler University Linz and leading industry partners on e.g. RF/millimeter-wave transceiver architectures robust in terms of interference und coexistence, reconfigurable RF systems for transceivers and RF/millimeter-wave front-end modules (architectural reuse and/or resource sharing), and large-scale phased-array antennas and beamforming structures, which are targeting millimeter-wave and sub-Terahertz communications (5G, 6G), radars and imagers.
In support of the design activities the mmWave RF Lab is equipped with the best in-class test infrastructure covering the GHz and low THz frequency range.

Additional information

Master's degree in electrical engineering, electronics engineering, physics or similar

Location: Altenberger Straße 39, 4040 Linz, Austria

Full-time 2,710.91 EUR monthly gross

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