Analysis and Simulations of mmW Transceiver for System-in-Package Communications

  • Sergio SaponaraEmail author
  • Gabriele Ciarpi
  • Filippo Giannetti
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 512)


This paper uses an analytical approach to provide a performance analysis of a millimeter-wave short-range link for System in Package (SiP) applications. Thanks to an analytical modeling of the real Si-integrated antenna, an easy-to-use expression of the Intersymbol Interference (ISI) is derived and used to estimate the performance of the communication system. The performance of two different low-complexity binary constellations (bipolar and unipolar symbols) and four different pulse shapes, i.e., No-Return-to-Zero (NRZ), Return-to-Zero (RZ), Manchester (MAN) and Root-Raised-Cosine (RRC) are compared to highlight the different performance in relation to the tight area and power constraints.


System in package mmWave Wireless links 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sergio Saponara
    • 1
    Email author
  • Gabriele Ciarpi
    • 1
  • Filippo Giannetti
    • 1
  1. 1.Dip. Ingegneria Dell‘InformazioneUniversity of PisaPisaItaly

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