1999 Table Of Contents

Opening Session

  1. Welcoming Remarks, Tom Crowe (paper not available)

Session 1:Sources I

  1. Time Resolved Measurements of Flux-Flow Oscillator Linewidth, U. Mueller and K. Jacobs
  2. Design of a Distributed Terahertz Photomixer , E. Duerr, K. Mcintosh, S. Verghese
  3. Traveling-Wave Photomixers Based On Noncollinear Optical/Terahertz Phase-Matching , S. Matsuura, G. Blake, J. Pearson, R. Wyss, C. Kadow, A. Jackson, A. Gossard
  4. Heterostructure Barrier Varactors on Copper Substrate for Generation of Millimeter- and Submillimeter-Waves , L. Dillner, J. Stake, S. Hollung, C. Mann, E. Kollberg
  5. The Complete Analytical Simulation of Heterostructure Barrier Varactor Frequency Multipliers , L. Dillner, M. Oldfield, C. Mann,B. Alderman

Session 2:Schottky Mixers

  1. 177-207 GHz Radiometer Front End, Single-Side-Band Measurements , I. Galin, C. Schnitzer, R. Dengler.O, Quintero
  2. Progress in Submillimeter Wavelength Integrated Mixer Technology, S. Marazita, K. Hui, J. Hesler, W. Bishop, T. Crowe
  3. Anti-Parallel Planar Schottky Diodes for Subharmonically-Pumped 220 GHz/Mixer , C.I. Lin, M, Rodriguez-Girones, A. Simon, J, Zhang, P. Piironen, V. Mottonen, J. Louhi,H. Hartnagel, A. Raisanen
  4. A Fixed-Tuned 400 GHz Subharmonic Mixer Using Planar Schottky Diodes , J. Hesler, K. Hui, S. He, T. Crowe
  5. Regarding the IF Output Conductance of SIS Tunnel Junctions and The Integration with Cryogenic InP MMIC Amplifiers , J. Kooi, F. Rice, G.Chattopadhyay, S.Sundarum, S. Weinreb, T. Phillips
  6. E-Beam SIS Junction Fabrication Using CMP and E-Beam Defined Wiring Layer , P. Puetz, K. Jacobs
  7. A 550 GHz Dual Polarized Quasi-Optical SIS Mixer , G. Chattopadhyay, D. Miller, J. Zmuidzinas, H. LeDuc
  8. DC and Terahertz Response in Nb SIS Mixers with NbTiN Striplines , B. Jackson, N. Iosad, W. Laauwen, G. deLange, J. Gao, H. van de Stadt, T. Klapwijk
  9. A Wide Band Ring Slot Antenna Integrated Receiver, A. Baryshev, S. Shitov, A. Ermakov, L. Fillipenko, R. Dmitriev

Session 4: HEB I HTc (session 3 not included)

  1. Gain and Noise Spectra for YBa2Cu307 Hot-Electron Bolometer Mixers, C.-T. Li, G. Schoenthal, B. Deaver, R. Weikle II, M. Lee, R. Rao, C. Eom
  2. Microwave Mixing and IF Bandwidth in Sub-micron Long High-T, Hot-Electron Bolometers , O. Harnack, B. Karasik, W. McGrath, A. Kleinsasser, J. Barner
  3. Development of High-T, Detectors For Sub-MM Radiation , G. DeLange, P. de Korte, O. Harnack, M. Darula
  4. YBa2Cu307 Hot-Electron Bolometer with Submicron Dimensions , S. Cherednicbenko, F. Ronnung, G. Gol'tsman, E. Gershenzon, D. Winkler

Session 5:HEB II Mixer Development

  1. Noise Temperature and Sensitivity Of a NbN Hot-Electron Mixer at Frequencies From 0.7 THz to 5.2 THz , J. Schubert, A. Semenov,G. Gol'tsman, H. Hubers, G. Schwaab, B. Voronov, E. Gershenzon
  2. Improved Characteristics of NbN, E. Gerecht, C. Musante
  3. HEB Mixers Integrated with Log-Periodic Antennas , H. Jian, Y. Zhuang, K. Yngvesson, J. Dickinson, T. Goyette, 1. Waldman, P. Yagoubov, G. Gol'tsman, A. Voronov, E. Gershenzon
  4. NbN Phonon-Cooled Hot Electron Bolometer Mixer Development at IRAM , C. Rosch, F. Mattiocco, K. Gundlach, K. Schuster
  5. Noise and Bandwidth Measurements of Diffusion-Cooled Nb Hot-Electron Bolometer Mixers at Frequencies Above the Superconductive Energy Gap, R. Wyss, B. Karasik, W. McGrath, B. Bumble, H. LeDuc
  6. Receiver Measurements at 700 GHz with a Niobium Diffusion-Cooled Hot-Electron Bolometer Mixer , D. Floet, J. Gao, T. Klapwijk, W. Ganzevles, G. de Lange, P. de Korte
  7. NbN Hot Electron Bolometric Mixers at Frequencies Between 0.7 and 3.1 THz , P. Yagoubov, M. Kroug, H. Merkel, E. Kollberg, J. Schubert, H-W. Hubers, G. Schwaab, G. Gol'tsman, E. Gershenzon
  8. Twin-Slot Antenna Coupled Nb Hot Electron Bolometer Mixers at 1 THz and 2.5 THz , W. Ganzevles, J. Gao, G. de Lange, D. Floet, A. van Langen, L. Swart ,T. Klapwijk, P. de Korte
  9. Fabrication of an Aluminum Based Hot Electron Mixer for Terahertz Applications , P. Echternach, H. LeDuc, A. Skalare, W.R. McGrath

Session 6:Simulation Techniques

  1. SuperMix: A Flexible Software Library for High-Frequency Circuit Simulation, Including SIS Mixers And Superconducting Elements , J. Ward, F. Rice,G. Chattopadhyay, J. Zmuidzinas
  2. Fast Harmonic Balance of SIS Mixers with Multiple Junctions and Superconducting Circuits , F. Rice, J. Ward, J. Zmuidzinas, G. Chattopadhyay
  3. Accurate Electromagnetic Characterization of Quasi-Optical Planar Structures , P. Arcioni, M. Bozzi, L. Perregrini, A. Laso
  4. Efficient Analysis of Quasi-Optical Filters by the BI-RME Method , P. Arcioni, M. Bozzi, L. Perregrini, A. Laso
  5. A Modified Harmonic-Balance Analysis of Schottky Diode Multipliers Based Upon a Hydrodynamic Transport Model , C. Lee, B. Gelmont, D. Woolard, C. Fazi

Session 7:Optics & Antennas

  1. A 200 GHz Near Field Measurement System , C. Chin, S. Yang, R. Hu, S. Shen
  2. The Design Concept of a Terahertz Imager Using a Ge:Ga Photoconductor 2D Array, K. Watabe, M. Fujiwara, N. Hiromoto
  3. A Folded Fabry-Perot Diplexer Of Triangular Shape , H. van de Stadt
  4. Theoretical Analysis of the Potter Horn-Reflector Antenna for Submillimeter- Wave Applications , G. Yassin, S. Withington, P. Kittara, K. Isaak
  5. The Gaussian Beam Mode Analysis of Phase Gratings , C. O'Sullivan, J. Murphy, N. Trappe, W. Lanigan, R. Colgan, S. Withington

Session 8:Posters

  1. Submillimeter Cryogenic Telescope with Andreev Type Microbolometer for the International Space Station. Project Submillimetron , A. Vystavkin, D. Chouvaev, T. Claeson, D. Golubev, V. Gromov, N. Kardashev, A. Kovalenko, V. Kurt, L. Kuzmin, M. Tarasov, A. Trubnikov, M. Willander
  2. Charaterization of the Electron Energy Relaxation Process in NbN Hot-Electron Devices , K. Il'in, G. Gol'tsman, B. Voronov, R. Sobolewski
  3. Submillimeter SIS Mixers Using High Current Density Nb/AIN/Nb Tunnel Junctions and NbTiN Films , J. Kawamura, D. Miller, J. Chen, J. Kooi, 1. Zmuidzinas, B. Bumble ,H. LeDuc, J. Stern
  4. Transmission Properties of ZITEX in the Infrared to Submillimeter, D. Benford, M. Gaidis, J. Kooi
  5. Web-Based Simulation of Mixers, Multipliers and Oscillators, V. Veeramachaneni, S. Ranade, T. O'Brien, S. Jones, G. Tait
  6. Combined Circuit-Device Time Domain Simulation of 2.5 THz GaAs Schottky Diode Mixers , H. Wang, S. Jones, G. Tait. C. Mann
  7. A Dual Frequency (810/492 GHz) SIS Receiver System for the Authentic Submillimeter Telescope & Remote Observatory (AST/RO) , C. Walker, J. Kooi, K. Jacobs
  8. A Moderate Cost 2.5 THz High Performance Feedhorn , D. Wilsher, J. Spencer, C. Mann, M. Gaidis
  9. 640 GHz SIS Receiver System for JEM/SMILES on International Space Station , M. Seta, H. Masuko, T. Manabe, J. Inatani, JEM/SMlLIES Mission Team
  10. Concept of a Superconducting Integrated Receiver with Phase-Lock Loop, S. Shitov, V. Koshelets, L. Filippenko, P. Dmitriev, A. Baryshev, W. Luinge,J. Gao
  11. A Broad Band Low Noise SIS Radiometer, A. Karpov, J. Blondel, P. Dmitriev, V. Koshelets

Session 9: Sources II

  1. A 200 GHz Broadband, Fixed-Tuned, Planar Doubler , D. Porterfield
  2. Progress in Planar Diode Balanced Doublers , N. Erickson, T. Crowe, W. Bishop, R. Smith, S. Martin
  3. Improved Diode Geometry for Planar Heterostructure Barrier Varactors, J. Stake, L. Dillner, E. Kollberg, S. Hollung, C. Mann, S. Jones, M. Ingvarson, H. Mohamed, B. Alderman, M. Chamberlain
  4. A 141-GHz Quasi-Optical HBV Diode Frequency Tripler , S. Hollung, J. Stake, L. Dillner, E. Kollberg

Session 10: Circuits & Components

  1. A Fast and Sensitive Submillimeter Waveguide Power Meter , N. Erickson
  2. An Accurate Expression for the Input Impedances of One-Sided Microstrip Probes in Waveguide , S. Withington, G. Yassin, J. Leech, K. Isaak
  3. Low Cost Direct Machining of Terahertz Waveguide Structures , G. Narayanan, N. Erickson, R. Grosslein
  4. A High Resolution Spectrometer for the Investigation of Molecular Structures in the THz Range , C. Schwaab, H. Hubers, J. Schubert, P. Erichsen, G. Gol'tsman, A. Semenov, A. Verevkin, S. Cherednichenko, E. Gershenzon

Session 11: Analysis

  1. Frequency-Domain Analysis of Diffusion-Cooled Hot-Electron Bolometer Mixers, A. Skalare, W. McGrath, B. Bumble, H. LeDuc
  2. Optimization of the Normal Metal Hot-Electron Microbolometer , D. Chouvacv, D. Gohibev, M. Tarasov, L. Kuzmin
  3. Optimum Receiver Noise Temperature for NbN HEB Mixers According to the Standard Model, K. Yngvesson, E. Kollberg
  4. Comparison Between Electronic Hot Spot Model and Current-Voltage Characteristics of Superconducting Hot-Electron Bolometers, D. Floet, J. Gao, T. Klapwijk,P. de Korte
  5. A Hot Spot Mixer Model for Superconducting Phonon-Cooled HEB Far Above the Quasiparticle Bandgap , H. Merkel, P. Khosropanah, P. Yagoubov, E. Kollberg