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Research Paper

Novel Design of Carbon Nanotube Based RF Inductors

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Bruce C. Kim

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

J. Nanotechnol. Eng. Med 1(1), 011003 (Sep 30, 2009) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3212824 History: Received May 14, 2009; Revised June 19, 2009; Published September 30, 2009

In this paper, we describe the design and simulation of multiwall carbon nanotube (MWCNT) based stacked inductors, which provide high inductance and quality values that are suitable for next-generation rf products. We have designed novel stacked MWCNT-based embedded rf inductors on silicon and ceramic substrates.

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(a) Armchair, (b) zigzag, and (c) chiral shaped single-wall carbon nanotubes (11)

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Heat gradient distribution on copper spiral inductor

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Multiwall carbon nanotube (17)

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Stacked two-layer multiwall carbon nanotube inductor on silicon substrate

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Equivalent circuit model of two-port MWCNT stacked inductor on a silicon substrate

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Inductance values for carbon nanotube inductors on silicon and ceramic substrates

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