GARD Publication Archive


Complete list of GARD publications up to 2009 (March) see here

Selected publications with links

1.      S. Torchinsky and V. Belitsky, "OPTICAL ARCHITECTURE FOR THE HET ON FIRST", Proceedings of ESA Symposium "THE FAR INFRARED AND SUBMILLMETRE UNIVERSE" SP-401, pp. 449-452, ISBN 92-9092-287-7, 1997 (15-17 April, IRAM, Grenoble, France).

2.      Victor Belitsky, Comment to FIRST HET IF System March 1997

3.      Victor Belitsky,  "Suggestion on LSA/MMA front-end optical layout" MMA Memo 242, Dec. 1998

4.      N. D. Whyborn, Th. De Graauw, H. van de Stadt, V. Belitsky, R. Kruisinga, S. Torchinsky, H. Visser, K. Wideman, "THE FOCAL PLANE UNIT OF THE HETERODYNE INSTRUMENT FOR FIRST: HIFI", Proceeding of the Ninth International Symposium on Space Terahertz Technology, pp. 453-462, Pasadena, California, 17-19 March, 1998.

5.      Victor Belitsky, "Local Oscillator Power Requirements for ALMA SIS Mixers" MMA Memo 264, May 1999

6.      Guillermo Delgado, Angel Otarola, Victor Belitsky, Denis Urbain, "The Determination of Precipitable Water Vapour at Llano de Chajnantor from Observations of the 183 GHz Water Line" MMA Memo 271, Aug 1999

7.      V. Vassilev, I. Angelov and V. Belitsky, ”Design and Performance of a 3.4 to 4.6 GHz Active Equalizer with Controlled Gain-Slope” Applied Microwave & Wireless, Vol. 11, No. 12, December 1999, pp.30-34.

8.      V. Vassilev, I. Angelov, S. Kovtonyuk and V. Belitsky, ”Low-Noise Band Selective Amplifier and Active Equalizer with Controlled Gain-Slope for 3.4 – 4.6 GHz” Proceedings of GHz2000 Symposium, March 13-14, 2000, Gothenburg, Sweden, pp. 177 - 180.

9.      V. Vassilev, V. Belitsky and R. Booth, ”A New Sideband Separation SIS Mixer for ALMA” SPIE’s International Symposium on Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation, Proceedings of SPIE, vol. 4015, Radio Telescopes, pp.567-575, March 27 – 31, 2000, Munich, Germany.

10. W. Wild, J. Payne, V. Belitsky, T. Bradshaw, M. Carter, B. Ellison, M. Harman, J. Lamb, B. Lazareff, G. Moorey, A. Orlowska, S. Torchinsky, A. Baryshev, R.Wade. “Receivers for ALMA: Preliminary Design Concepts”, published in Proceedings of SPIE, vol. 4015, Radio Telescopes, pp.320-327, March 27-30, 2000, Munich,.

11. Vessen Vassilev, Victor Belitsky, Denis Urbain, Sergey Kovtonyuk, “A New 3 dB Power Divider for MM-Wavelengths”, IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters”, Vol.11, No. 1, January 2001, pp. 30 – 32

12. Guillermo Delgado, Angel Otárola,, Lars-Åke Nyman, Roy Booth, Victor Belitsky, Denis Urbain, Richard Hills, Yasmin Robson, “PHASE CORRECTION OF INTERFEROMETER DATA AT MAUNA KEA AND CHAJNANTOR” ALMA Memo #332, Nov 2000

13. V. Vassilev and V. Belitsky, “Design of Sideband Separation SIS Mixer for 3 mm Band”, Thirteenth International Symposium on Space Terahertz Technology, San Diego, California, February 14-16, 2000, also as ALMO MEMO 360.

14. R. Hills(MRAO), H. Gibson(MRAO/SAO), J. Richer(MRAO), H. Smith(MRAO), V. Belitsky(OSO/Chalmers), R. Booth(OSO/Chalmers), D. Urbain(OSO/Chalmers).“Design and Development of 183 GHz Water Vapour Radiometers”, ALMA Memo #352.

15. Miroslav Pantaleev and Victor Belitsky “Gaussian Beam Measurement Range MATLAB Simulation for ESA FIRST Project”. Proceedings of the Nordic MATLAB Conference, Oslo, Norway, October 17-18, 2001, pp. II-72 – II-77.

16. C. Risacher, M. Dahlgren, V. Belitsky, “A Low Noise 3.4-4.6 GHz Amplifier”. Proceedings of “GigaHertz 2001” Symposium, November 26-27, 2001, Lund, Sweden.

17. C. Risacher, V. Belitsky, “Low Noise Cryogenic If Amplifiers For Super Heterodyne Radioastronomy Receivers”. Proceeding of the Thirteenth International Symposium on Space Terahertz Technology, March 26 – 28, 2002, Boston; pp. 391-399.

18. C. Risacher, V. Belitsky,  “GaAs-BASED CRYOGENIC AMPLIFIER FOR ALMA 2SB MIXER”.ALMA MEMO #421.

19. M. Pantaleev, M. Fredrixon and V. Belitsky, ”Gaussian Beam Measurement for Heterodyne Instrument of ESA “Herschel Space Observatory” Mission” Conference Digest 27th International Conference on Infrared and Millimeter Waves Sept.22-26, 2002 San Diego CA USA. IEEE Catalog Number 02EX561; ISBN:0-7803-7423-1.

20. V. Belitsky PROJECT: SIS Mixer Beam Measurement Range for FIRST Project

21. Christophe Risacher, Victor Belitsky “GaAs HEMT low-noise cryogenic amplifiers from C-band to X-band with 0.7-K/GHz noise temperature”, IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters”, Vol.13, No. 3, March 2003, pp. 96 – 98

22.  Miroslav Pantaleev, Mathias Fredrixon, Karsten Ermisch and Victor Belitsky Gaussian Beam Characterisation Range for Heterodyne Instrument for ESA Herschel Space Observatory Project, 3rd ESA Workshop on Millimetre Wave Technology and Applications, 21-23 May 2003 Millilab, Espoo, Finland. WPP-212.

23. C. Risacher, V. Vassilev, V. Belitsky, A. Pavolotsky, Design of a 345 GHz Sideband Separation SIS mixer
3rd ESA Workshop on Millimetre Wave Technology and Applications, 21-23 May 2003 Millilab, Espoo, Finland.

24. Christophe Risacher, Vessen Vassilev, Alexei Pavolotsky, Victor Belitsky “Waveguide-to-microstrip transition with integrated Bias-T”, IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters”, Vol.13, No. 7, July 2003, pp. 262 – 264

25. Miroslav Pantaleev, Mathias Fredrixon, Karsten Ermisch and Victor Belitsky, Source - Receiver triangulation system for Gaussian Beam Measurement Setup Proceedings of the Nordic MATLAB Conference, Kopenhagen, Denmark, October 20-21, 2003

26. V. Vassilev, V. Belitsky, C. Risacher, I. Lapkin, A. Pavolotsky, E. Sundin Performance of a Sideband Separating SIS Mixer for 85-115 GHz, Poccedings of 15th International Symposium on Space Terahertz Technology", 27-29 of April, 2004, Northampton, MA, USA.

27. M. Pantaleev, D. Meledin, A. Pavolotsky, C. Risacher, V. Belitsky,  “Design of a Balanced Waveguide HEB Mixer for APEX 1.32 THz Receiver” Poccedings of 15th International Symposium on Space Terahertz Technology, April 27-29, 2004 Northampton, MA, USA.

28. V. Vassilev, V. Belitsky, C. Risacher, I. Lapkin, A. Pavolotsky, E. Sundin Design and Characterization of a Sideband Separating SIS Mixer for 85-115 GHz, Proccedings of SPIE in Millimeter and Submillimeter Detectors for Astronomy II, 23-25 June 2004 Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

29. C. Risacher, V. Belitsky, V. Vassilev, A. Pavolotsky, A 275-370 GHz SIS Mixer for the APEX Telescope
Poccedings of SPIE in Millimeter and Submillimeter Detectors for Astronomy II, pp. 140-148, vol. 5498, 23-25 June 2004, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom.

30. R. Monje, V. Vassilev, V.Belitsky, C. Risacher, A. Pavolostsky."High Performance of Resistive Thin-Film Termination for Microstrip Lines", Conference digest 29th International Conference on Infrared and Millimeter Waves and 12th International Conference on Terahertz Electronics, September 2004.

31. C. Risacher, E. Sundin, V. Perez Robles, M. Pantaleev, V. Belitsky, Low Noise and Low Power Consumption Cryogenic Amplifiers for Onsala and APEX Telescope, Proceedings of Gaas 2004, pp. 375-377, 11-12 October 2004, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

32. A. Pavolotsky, D. Meledin, C. Risacher, M. Pantaleev, and V. Belitsky, Micromachning Approach In Fabricating Of THZ Waveguide Components EMN04, 20-21 October 2004, Paris, France

Master of Science Thesis @GARD

1.      Vessen Vassilev,  Design of a Microwave Active Adjustable Equalizer December 1998

2.      Miroslav Pantaleev,  Theoretical Analysis and Computer Simulation of Ultimate Measurement Accuracy in FIRST Beam Testing Range at MM and SubMM Waves December 2000

3.      Erik Sundin, Characterization and Testing System for Superconducting Tunnel Junctions (SIS) April 2003

4.      Nikhil Jethava, Optics Alignment Tool March 2004

5.      Victor Alejandro Perez Robles, Broadband Room Temperature LNA Design and Implementation March 2004

6.      Rashid Ghazi, Design Tool for Calculation of Quantum Limited mm-Wave Receivers April 2005

7.      Olle Nyström, Detection of Dielectric Materials in Hollow Structures Using Microwave Technology April 2005

8.      Alonso Humberto Zúñiga Vivanco, Nikolaos Tsaousis, Construction of a Fourier Transform Spectrometer (FTS) in the (150 - 1500) GHz range March 2006

9.      Hawal Rashid, Modelling of a Novel Micro Scaled THz Detector, February, 2009

10.      Kiran Kumar, MCM Design of Electromagnetic Field Vector Sensing Radio receiver for Space Applications, May, 2009


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