3D Printed High Frequency Coaxial Transmission Line Based Circuits

Michael Craton, Jennifer A. Byford, Vincens Gjokaj, John Papapolymerou, Premjeet Chahal

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Abstract

This work presents a coaxial transmission line constructed with additive manufacturing (3D printing) technologies. The coaxial structure is primarily air dielectric and, thus, is relatively low loss and is capable of high frequency transmission, demonstrating good transmission above 10~GHz. Additionally, a first order band-pass filter is demonstrated along with a comparison to an equivalent planar (microstrip) filter. This process provides a template for designing coaxial interconnects which is far cheaper and flexible for the designer than traditional methodologies. The loss of the completed design is measured to be 0.78~dB in a 50~mm long section at 10~GHz (0.16~dB/cm). Simulated and measured results are shown.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationProceedings - IEEE 67th Electronic Components and Technology Conference, ECTC 2017
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Pages1080-1087
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)9781509043323
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 2017
Event67th IEEE Electronic Components and Technology Conference, ECTC 2017 - Lake Buena Vista, United States

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Other67th IEEE Electronic Components and Technology Conference, ECTC 2017
CountryUnited States
CityLake Buena Vista
Period5/30/176/2/17

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Keywords

  • 3D Printing
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • High Frequency Transmission

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Cite this

Craton, M., Byford, J. A., Gjokaj, V., Papapolymerou, J., & Chahal, P. (2017). 3D Printed High Frequency Coaxial Transmission Line Based Circuits. In Proceedings - IEEE 67th Electronic Components and Technology Conference, ECTC 2017 (pp. 1080-1087). [7999819] Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. DOI: 10.1109/ECTC.2017.180

3D Printed High Frequency Coaxial Transmission Line Based Circuits. / Craton, Michael; Byford, Jennifer A.; Gjokaj, Vincens; Papapolymerou, John; Chahal, Premjeet.

Proceedings - IEEE 67th Electronic Components and Technology Conference, ECTC 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2017. p. 1080-1087 7999819.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Craton, M, Byford, JA, Gjokaj, V, Papapolymerou, J & Chahal, P 2017, 3D Printed High Frequency Coaxial Transmission Line Based Circuits. in Proceedings - IEEE 67th Electronic Components and Technology Conference, ECTC 2017., 7999819, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., pp. 1080-1087, 67th IEEE Electronic Components and Technology Conference, ECTC 2017, Lake Buena Vista, United States, 30-2 June. DOI: 10.1109/ECTC.2017.180
Craton M, Byford JA, Gjokaj V, Papapolymerou J, Chahal P. 3D Printed High Frequency Coaxial Transmission Line Based Circuits. In Proceedings - IEEE 67th Electronic Components and Technology Conference, ECTC 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.2017. p. 1080-1087. 7999819. Available from, DOI: 10.1109/ECTC.2017.180

Craton, Michael; Byford, Jennifer A.; Gjokaj, Vincens; Papapolymerou, John; Chahal, Premjeet / 3D Printed High Frequency Coaxial Transmission Line Based Circuits.

Proceedings - IEEE 67th Electronic Components and Technology Conference, ECTC 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2017. p. 1080-1087 7999819.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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