Wideband tunable mm-wave Gunn oscillator design

M. J. Lazarus, F. R. Pantoja, S. Novak, Michael Geoffrey Somekh

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A new method of design of mm-wave Gunn oscillators has been developed and tested. The method utilises the fact that high frequency GaAs Gunn diodes work in the harmonic mode for transmission whilst allowing tuning at the fundamental. Hardware for wide frequency coverage (30 GHz centred at about 85 GHz) is described with experimental results.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)739-741
Number of pages3
JournalElectronics Letters
Issue number20
Publication statusPublished - 1 Oct 1981
Externally publishedYes


  • Electron devices
  • Gunn devices
  • Oscillators

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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