Carleton University Amateur Radio Club - CUARC

220-225MHz Receiver:
  • We are starting with a low noise amplifier (LNA) based upon using an off-the-shelf 50 Ohm gain block from Avago (
  • We are covering: impedance matching, power supply filtering, to PCB layout, to interpretation of data sheet values and data
  • Recomended reading:
    • "RF Circuit Design" by Chris Bowick
    • "Microwave Transistor Amplifiers" by Guillermo Gonzalez
  • Meetings material (.zip)
Licensing exam: