2D Tutorials

Introduction

Topics covered

• 2D Design
• Views
• Groups and Properties
• Components and Sources
• Field Monitor
• Working with groups
• Changing objects
• Creating basic objects
• Creating library objects
• Copy operations
• Simulation

Patch Antenna

Topics covered

• Group creation
• Property setting
• Object creation
• Port definition
• Simulation parameters
• Field recording
• Simulation
• Results

Low Pass Microstrip Filter

Topics covered

• Start using a template
• Basic features
• Mouse control
• Simulation flow
• QTEM ports
• Modify objects
• Animation

Inverted F Antenna

Topics covered

• Start from Scratch
• GDS layout import
• Priority control
• In-plane lumped ports
• Near field dump
• Far field transformation
• Near field animation
• Far field animation

Multi Layer Spiral

Topics covered

• 3D geometry import (STL)
• Lumped port
• Loss calculation
• Equations

Patch Antenna Sweep

Topics covered

• Template wizard
• Basic features
• Simulation
• Postprocessing
• Nearfield
• Farfield
• Tuning

Low Noise Amplifier

Topics covered

• LNA Desgin
• Circuit simulation in Empire using
touchstone files
• Optimisation of active circuits
• S-parameter postprocessing

Ball Grid Array

Topics covered

• Basic Features
• Layout import
• Bond wires
• Array generation
• Preprocessing
• Pulse definition
• Simulation Control
• Postprocessing

Array Antenna with Feeding Network

Topics covered

• Multilayer Structures
• Microstrip Feed
• DXF Layout Import
• 2D and 3D Results