Recommended Books and Papers

The selected books and papers are recommended by Drs. Ming Yu and Xun Gong.

Contents

  1. Microwave Filter Books
  2. General Filter Books
  3. Review & Tutorial Papers
  4. Analysis Papers
  5. Synthesis Techniques
  6. Multiplexers
  7. Dielectric Resonator Filters
  8. Optimization

1. Microwave Filter Books

  1. G. L. Mathaei, L. Young, E. M. T. Jones, Microwave Filters, Impedance-Matching Networks, And Coupling Structures, Artech House
  2. R. J. Cameron, R. Mansour, C. M. Kudsia, Microwave Filters for Communication Systems: Fundamentals, Design and Applications, John Wiley & Sons 
  3. J.-S. Hong and M. J. Lancaster, Microstrip Filters for RF/Microwave Applications, Wiley
  4. Ian C. Hunter, Theory and Design of Microwave Filters, IEEE Electromagnetic Waves Series
  5. M. Makimoto, S. Yamashita, Microwave Resonators and Filters for Wireless Communication: Theory, Design and Application, Springer-Verlag
  6. J. Uher, J. Bornemann, Uwe Rosenberg, Waveguide Components for Antenna Feed Systems: Theory and CAD, Artech House
  7. D. Kajfez, P. Guillon, Dielectric Resonators, 2nd Edition, Noble Pub
  8. J. D. Rhodes, Theory of Electrical Filters, J. Wiley and Sons
  9. C. M. Kudsia, Microwave Filters for Communications Systems, Artech House
  10. P. Vizmuller, Filters with Helical and Folded Helical Resonators, Artech House
  11. J. A. G. Malherbe, Microwave Transmission Line Filters, Artech House
  12. G. F. Craven, Evanescent Mode Microwave Components, Artech House
  13. L. Young, Microwave Filters Using Parallel Coupled Lines, Artech House
  14. D. Kajfez, Q Factor, Vector Fields 
  15. D. Budimir, Generalized Filter Design by Computer Optimization, Artech House

2. General Filter Books

  1. M. E. V. Valkenburg, Analog Filter Design, Oxford University Press
  2. M. Hasler, J. Neirynck , Electric Filters, Artech House
  3. D. R. J. White, A Handbook on Electrical Filters, Don White Consultants Inc.
  4. R. Saal, Handbook of Filter Design, AEG Telefunken
  5. G. C. Temes, J. W. La Patra, Introduction to Circuit Synthesis and Design, McGraw-Hill
  6. W. K. Chen, Theory and Design of Broadband Matching Networks, Pergamon Press
  7. R. W. Daniels, Approximation Methods for Electronic Filter Design, McGraw-Hill
  8. G. C. Temes, S. K. Mitra, Modern Filter Theory and Design, J. Wiley and Sons
  9. P. R. Geffe, Simplified Modern Filter Design, Hayden Book Co.
  10. H. J. Blinchikoff and A. I. Zverev, Filtering in the Time and Frequency Domains, Wiley
  11. B. J. Minnis, Designing Microwave Circuits by Exact Synthesis, Artech House
  12. L. J. Geis, Transform Analysis and Filters, Prentice Hall
  13. J. L. Hilburn, D. E. Johnson, Manual of Active Filter Design, McGraw-Hill
  14. D. S. Humpherys, The Analysis, Design, and Synthesis of Electrical Filters, Prentice Hall
  15. G. E. Hansell, Filter Design and Evaluation, Van Nostrand Reinhold 
  16. S. S. Haykin, Synthesis of RC Active Filter Networks, McGraw-Hill
  17. Y. J. Lubkin, Filter Systems and Design: Electrical, Microwave, and Digital, Addison-Wesley
  18. A. Williams, F. Taylor, Electronic Filter Design Handbook, McGraw-Hill
  19. A. I. Zverev, Handbook of Filter Synthesis, Wiley-Interscience
  20. M. G. Ellis, Electronic Filter Analysis and Synthesis, Artech House

3. Review & Tutorial Papers

  1. Special Issue on Microwave Filters, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 13, No. 5, Sept. 1965
  2. Ralph Levy and Seymour B. Cohn, “History of Microwave Filter Research, Design, and Development”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 32, No. 9, Sept. 1984
  3. Seymour B. Cohn and Ralph Levy, “History of Microwave Passive Components with Particular Attention to Directional Couplers”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 32, No. 9, Sept.1984
  4. Chandra Kudsia, Richard Cameron, and Wai-Cheung Tang, “Innovations in Microwave Filters and Multiplexing Networks for Communications Satellite Systems”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 40, No. 6, June 1992
  5. Ralph Levy, Richard V. Snyder, and George Matthaei, “Design of Microwave Filters”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 50, No. 3, March 2002

4. Analysis Papers

  1. Ali E. Atia and A. E. Williams, “Measurements of Inter-cavity Couplings”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., June 1975
  2. Ali E. Atia and A. E. Williams, “General TE,,,-Mode Waveguide Band-pass Filters”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. MTT-24, No. 10, October 1976
  3. Ali E. Atia and A. E. Williams, “Temperature Compensation of TE011-Mode Circular Cavities”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., October 1976
  4. Hsin-Chin Chang and Kawthar A. Zaki, “Evanescent-Mode Coupling of Dual-Mode Rectangular Waveguide Filters”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech.,Vol. 39, No. 8, August 1991
  5. Wui-Wen Yao, Kawthar A. Zaki, Ali E. Atia, and Rafi Hershtig, “Full Wave Modeling of Conducting Posts in Rectangular Waveguides and its Applications to Slot Coupled Comblines”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., VOL 43, NO 12, Dec. 1995
  6. Yu Rong and Kawthar A. Zaki, “Full-Wave Analysis of Coupling Between Cylindrical Combline Resonators”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech.,Vol. 47, No. 9, September 1999
  7. Mahmoud El Sabbagh, Kawthar A. Zaki, Hui-Wen Yao, and Ming Yu, “Full-Wave Analysis of Coupling Between Combline Resonators and Its Application to Combline Filters With Canonical Configurations”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech.,Vol. 49, No. 12, Dec.2001

5. Synthesis Techniques

  1. Ralph Levy, “Theory of Direct-Coupled-Cavity Filters”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech. ,Vol. MTT-15, No. 6, June1967
  2. Ralph Levy, “Generalized Rational Function Approximation in Finite Intervals Using Zolotarev Functions”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. MTT-18, No. 12, Dec.1970
  3. Ali E. Atia and A. E. Williams, “Nonminimum Phase Optimum-Amplitude Bandpass Waveguide Filters”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. MTT-22, No. 4, April1974
  4. J. David Rhodes and Richard J. Cameron, “General Extracted Pole Synthesis Technique with Applications to Low-Loss TEO11 Mode Filters”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. MIT-28, No. 9, Sept.1980
  5. Ralph Levy, “Synthesis of General Asymmetric Singly- and Doubly-Terminated Cross-Coupled Filters”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 42, No. 12. Dec. 1994
  6. Ralph Levy,” Direct Synthesis of Cascaded Quadruplet (CQ) Filters”, IEEE Trans. Microwave  Theory Tech., Vol. 43, No. 12, Dec. 1995
  7. Richard J. Cameron, “General Coupling Matrix Synthesis Methods for Chebyshev Filtering Functions”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech. ,Vol. 47, No. 4, April 1999
  8. Heng-Tung Hsu, Hui-Wen Yao, Kawthar A. Zaki, andAli E. Atia, “Synthesis of Coupled-resonators Group-Delay Equalizers”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech.,Vol. 50, No. 8, August 2002
  9. Richard J. Cameron, A. R. Harish, and Christopher J. Radcliffe, “Synthesis of Advanced  Microwave Filters Without Diagonal Cross-Couplings”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 50, No. 12, Dec. 2002
  10. Richard J. Cameron, “Advanced Coupling Matrix Synthesis Techniques for Microwave Filters”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 51, No. 1, Jan.2003
  11. Ming Yu, Wai-Cheung Tang, Alastair Malarky, Van Dokas, Richard Cameron, and Ying Wang, “Predistortion Technique for Cross-Coupled Filters and Its Application to Satellite Communication Systems”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 51, No. 12, Dec. 2003
  12. Vahid Miraftab and Ming Yu, “Generalized Lossy Microwave Filter Coupling Matrix Synthesis and Design Using Mixed Technologies”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 56, No. 12, Dec.2008

6. Multiplexers

  1. J. David Rhodes and Ralph Levy, “A Generalized Multiplexer Theory”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. MTT-27, No. 2, Feb. 1979
  2. Xiao-Peng Liang, Kawthar A. Zaki and Ali E. Atia, “Channel Expansion and Tolerance Analysis of Waveguide Manifold Multiplexers”, VOL 40, No. 7, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., July 1992
  3. Hui-Wen Yao, Amr E. Abdelmonem, Ji-Fuh Liang, Xiao-Peng Liang, Kawthar A. Zaki, and Alain Martin, “Wide-Band Waveguide and Ridge Waveguide T-Junctions for Diplexer Applications”’ IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech.,Vol. 41, No. 12. Dec. 1993
  4. Chi Wang, and Kawthar A. Zaki, “Full-Wave Modeling of Generalized Double Ridge Waveguide TJunctions”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Dec. 1996

7. Dielectric Resonator Filters

  1. Seymour B. Cohn, “Microwave Bandpass Filters Containing High-Q Dielectric Resonators”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 16, No. 4, April 1968
  2. P. Guillon and Yves Garault, “Accurate Resonant Frequencies of Dielectric Resonators,” IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech.,Vol. 25, No. 11, Nov. 1977
  3. P. Guillon, B. Byzery, AND M. Chaubet, “Coupling Parameters Between a Dielectric Resonator and a Microstripline”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 33, No. 3, March 1985
  4. Chunming Chen and Kawthar A. Zaki, “Resonant Frequencies of Dielectric Resonators Containing Guided Complex Modes”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech.,VOL 36, No. 10, Oct. 1988
  5. Chi Wang, Kawthar A. Zaki, Ali E. Atia, and Tim G. Dolan, “Dielectric Combline Resonators and Filters”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech.,Vol. 46, No. 12, Dec. 1998
  6. Dominique Cros and Pierre Guillon, “Whispering Gallery Dielectric Resonator Modes for W-Band Devices” IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 38, No. 11, Nov. 1990
  7. Amr Abdelmonem, Ji-Fuh Liang, Hui-Wen Yao, and Kawthar A. Zaki, “Full-Wave Design of Spurious Free D.R. TE Mode Band Pass Filters”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech.,Vol. 43, No. 4, April 1995

8. Optimization

  1. Christakis Charalambous, “A Unified Review of Optimization”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 22, No. 3, March 1974
  2. Vasil Postoyalko and D. S. Budimir, “Design of Waveguide E-Plane Filters with All-Metal Inserts by Equal Ripple Optimization”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 42, No. 2, Feb. 1994
  3. Ferdinand Alessandri, Marco Dionigi, and Roberto Sorrentino, “A Full-wave CAD Tool for Waveguide Components Using a High Speed Direct Optimizer”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 43, No. 9, Sept. 1995
  4. Shen Ye and Raafat R. Mansour, “An Innovative CAD Technique for Microstrip Filter Design”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 45, No. 5, May 1997
  5. J. T. Alos and M. Guglielmi, “Simple and Effective EM-Based Optimization Procedure for Microwave Filters”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 45, No. 6, June 1997
  6. Smain Amari, “Synthesis of Cross-Coupled Resonator Filters Using an Analytical Gradient-Based Optimization Technique”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 48, No. 9, Sept. 2000
  7. Tao Shen, Heng-Tung Hsu, Kawthar A. Zaki, Ali E. Atia, and Tim G. Dolan, “Full-Wave Design of Canonical Waveguide Filters by Optimization”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 51, No. 2, Feb. 2003
  8. Stefano Tamiazzo and Giuseppe Macchiarella, "An Analytical Technique for the Synthesis of Cascaded N-Tuplets Cross-Coupled Resonators Microwave Filters Using Matrix Rotations”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 53, No. 5, May 2005
  9. Maged Bekheit, Smain Amari, and Wolfgang Menzel, “Modeling and Optimization of Compact Microwave Bandpass Filters”, IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory Tech., Vol. 56, No. 2, Feb. 2008
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