RF and microwave schematic layout and linear simulator. RF Designer™ is offered by MMC Technologies LLC. Last Updated: November 26, 2016. Current Version: 1.23
Import 1 through 4 port S-parameter files for use in the schematic.
Linear frequency domain analysis of up to 4 ports over user defined frequency range.
Export simulated data to S-Parameter files.
Plots and graphs: Rectangular, smith chart, and tabular data.
Save Smith charts and rectangular graphs to PNG image files.
Export tabular and graph trace data to CSV files.
Please check the website at mmctec.com/ or the YouTube channel at: youtube.com/channel/UCbcuuD3HI2gQKdYv3hVUZVA
for examples and tutorials
Element models currently provided:
RES – ideal resistor
CAP- ideal capacitor
IND – ideal inductor
SRC – series resistor and capacitor
SRL – series resistor and inductor
SLC – series inductor and capacitor
SRLC – series resistor, inductor, and capacitor
PRC – parallel resistor and capacitor
PRL – parallel resistor and inductor
PLC – parallel inductor and capacitor
PRLC – parallel resistor, inductor, and capacitor
XFER – ideal transformer
IMPED – ideal impedance element
ADMIT – ideal admittance element
ATTEN – ideal attenuator
[Ideal Transmission Line Elements]
TLIN – ideal transmission line
TLOC – ideal open circuit transmission line
TLSC – ideal short circuit transmission line
TLIN4 – ideal 4 node transmission line
CLIN – ideal coupled transmission lines
[Physical Transmission Line Elements]
TLINP – physical transmission line
TLPOC – physical open circuit transmission line
TLPSC – physical short circuit transmission line
TLINP4 – physical 4 node transmission line
CLINP – physical coupled transmission lines
[Microstrip Transmission Line Elements]
MLIN – microstrip transmission line
MCLIN – symmetric edge coupled microstrip lines
MTEE – microstrip tee-junction
MCROS – microstrip cross junction
MBENDO – optimal right angle mitered microstrip bend
MBEND – unmitered right angle microstrip bend
MBEND2 – 50% mitered right angle microstrip bend
MCURVE – radiused microstrip bend
MLOC – open-circuited microstrip without end-effect
MLSC – short-circuited microstrip
MLEF – open-circuited microstrip with end effect
MSTEP – microstrip abrupt step in width
MGAP – gap in microstrip
[Stripline Transmission Line Elements]
SLIN – stripline transmission line
SCLIN – symmetric edge coupled striplines
SLOC – open-circuited stripline without end-effect
SLSC – short-circuited stripline
SLEF – open-circuited stripline with end effect
SSTEP – stripline step in width
SGAP – gap in stripline
S1P – 1 port S-parameter data block
S2P – 2 port S-parameter data block
S3P – 3 port S-parameter data block
S4P – 4 port S-parameter data block
GAIN – linear gain block element with frequency shaping
CIRC – ideal circulator element
ISOL – ideal isolator element
CPLR – ideal coupler
GYR – gyrator
Plot marker tags can now be moved on the plot.
Added calculators for certain microstrip and stripline components.
Added a properties button to the schematic tool bar for editing the selected component (double tapping still works)
Added mouse wheel zoom for bluetooth mice.
RF Designer™ 2017
RF Designer™ 1.23 screenshot