Design Technologies for MIMO and Phased-Array Antenna System Development

Phased-array antennas are becoming popular for a variety of applications such as automotive driver assist systems, satellite communications, advanced radar, and more. The complexity and cost issues involved in developing communications systems based on phased-array antennas are being addressed through new functionalities in EDA software.

This application note discusses these trends and presents recent advances in EDA tools for phased-array-based systems