Effect of bias and load on MESFET nonlinear characteristics

G. Passiopoulos*, D. R. Webster, A. E. Parker, D. G. Haigh, I. D. Robertson

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An investigation of the variation of measured and simulated nonlinear characteristics of a MESFET with bias and load resistance is reported. A discrete MESFET exhibits simultaneous low 2nd and 3rd order intermodulation distortion while yielding high gain and operating in its low noise region.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)741-743
Number of pages3
JournalElectronics Letters
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 11 Apr 1996


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    Passiopoulos, G., Webster, D. R., Parker, A. E., Haigh, D. G., & Robertson, I. D. (1996). Effect of bias and load on MESFET nonlinear characteristics. Electronics Letters, 32(8), 741-743.