M. Sc. Simon Küppers

  • External PhD - Chair Integrated Systems
Küppers, Simon
Room
extern
Email:
simon.kueppers@rub.de

Vita

  • 1988 geboren in Oberhausen
  • 2008 Fachhochschulreife Hans-Sachs Berufskolleg Oberhausen
  • 2011 Bachelor of Eng. von der Fachhochschule Gelsenkirchen
  • 2014 Master of Sc. von der Ruhr Universität Bochum
  • Seit 2014 Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter beim Fraunhofer Institut für Hochfrequenzphysik und Radartechnik FHR in Wachtberg

Research

  • Millimeterwellen-Radarsysteme
  • Systemkonzepte für Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO) Radarsysteme
  • Integrierte MIMO Radar-Frontends basierend auf Silizium Germanium Technologien

Publications

2020
Millimeter-wave MIMO Array Based on Semi-Circular Topology

Harun Ce­tin­ka­ya, Simon Küppers, Reinhold Herschel, Nils Pohl - IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 20, no. 14, pp. 7740-7749, July 2020, DOI: 10.1109/JSEN.2020.2980178

A Compact 24x 24 Channel MIMO FMCW Radar System Using a Substrate Integrated Waveguide-Based Reference Distribution Backplane

Simon Küppers, Harun Ce­tin­ka­ya, Reinhold Herschel, Nils Pohl - IEEE Trans. Microw. Theory Techn., vol. 68, no. 6, pp. 2124-2133, June 2020, DOI: 10.1109/TMTT.2020.2983676

Versatile Dual-Receiver 94-GHz FMCW Radar System With High Output Power and 26-GHz Tuning Range for High Distance Applications

Benedikt Welp, Steffen Hansen, G. Briese, Simon Küppers, Sven Thomas, Christian Bredendiek, Nils Pohl - in IEEE Trans. Microw. Theory Techn., vol. 68, no. 3 pp. 1-17, March 2020; DOI: 10.1109/TMTT.2019.2955127

2019
Enabling High Accuracy Distance Measurements With FMCW Radar Sensors

Lukas Piotrowsky, Timo Jaeschke, Simon Küppers, Jan Siska, Nils Pohl - in IEEE Trans. Microw. Theory Techn., vol. 67, no. 12, pp. 5360-5371, Dec. 2019; DOI: 10.1109/TMTT.2019.2930504

Ein modularer Radar-Chipsatz für 77 GHz MIMO Anwendungen

Jan Schöpfel, Simon Küppers, Klaus Aufinger, Nils Pohl - in Proc. Mikrosystemtechnikkongress, Berlin, Germany, Oct. 28-30, 2019.

Imaging Characteristics of a 24 x 24 Channel MIMO FMCW Radar based on a SiGe:C Chipset

Simon Küppers, Reinhold Herschel, Siying Wang, Dirk Nüßler, Nils Pohl - in IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Workshop Series on Advanced Materials and Processes for RF and THz Applications (IMWS-AMP), Bochum, Germnay, July 16-18, 2019.

An Unambiguous Phase-Based Algorithm for Single-Digit Micron Accuracy Distance Measurements using FMCW Radar

Lukas Piotrowsky, Timo Jaeschke, Simon Küppers, Nils Pohl - in IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium (IMS), Boston, USA, June 2-7, 2019.

A SiGe transceiver chipset for automotive radar applications using wideband modulation sequences

Jan Schöpfel, Simon Küppers, Klaus Aufinger, Nils Pohl - in INT J MICROW WIREL T, vol. 11, pp. 676-685, Special Issue 7 (MIKON 2018/EuMW 2018 (Part II)), May 2019; DOI: 10.1017/S1759078719000849

2018
A Wideband Millimeter-Wave SIW-to-RWG Transition for Thin Single Layer Substrates with Thick Metal Cladding

Steffen Hansen, Simon Küppers, Nils Pohl - in Proc. 48th Eu­ropean Micro­wa­ve Con­fe­rence (EuMC), Mad­rid, Spain, Sept. 23-27, 2018

Imaging Characteristics of a Highly Integrated Millimeter Wave MIMO Radar

Simon Küppers, S. Wang, Harun Ce­tin­ka­ya, R. Herschel, Nils Pohl - in Proc. International Radar Symposium (IRS) 2018, Bonn, Germany, June 20-22, 2018

A Compact Ultra-Wideband mmWave Radar Sensor at 80 GHz Based on a SiGe Transceiver Chip

Nils Pohl, Timo Jaeschke, Christian Bredendiek, Simon Küppers, D. Nüßler - in Proc. 22nd International Microwave and Radar Conference, Poznan, Poland, May 14-17, 2018

Advances in Compact Integrated Multichannel Millimter Wave Radar Systems Using SiGe BiCMOS Technology

Simon Küppers, R. Herschel, Nils Pohl - in Proc. 22nd International Microwave and Radar Conference, Poznan, Poland, May 14-17, 2018

2017
A Compact 120 GHz SIGE: C Based 2x8 FMCW MIMO Radar Sensor for Robot Navigation in Low Visibility Environments

Simon Küppers, Harun Ce­tin­ka­ya, Nils Pohl - in Proc. 14th European Radar Conference (EuRAD), Nürnberg, Germany, Oct. 11-13, 2017

Focusing Patterns Within Far and Near Field for a Novel 2D Sparse MIMO Array

Harun Ce­tin­ka­ya, Simon Küppers, Nils Pohl - in Proc. 14th European Radar Conference(EuRAD), Nürnberg, Germany, Oct. 11-13, 2017

Realization and application potentials of high resolution FMCW radar sensors based on SiGe MMICs

Nils Pohl, Timo Jaeschke, Sven Thomas, Simon Küppers, Christian Bredendiek - in Proc. AMA Sensor and Test 2017, Nürnberg, Deutschland, May 2017

Near and Far Field Focusing Patterns for a 2D Sparse MIMO Array

Harun Ce­tin­ka­ya, Simon Küppers, R. Herschel, Nils Pohl - in Proc. 2017 11th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), Paris, France, March 19-24, 2017

A Fully Differential 100 - 140 GHz Frequency Quadrupler in a 130um SiGe:C Technology for MIMO Radar Applications Using the Bootstrapped Gilbert-Cell Doubler Topology

Simon Küppers, K. Aufinger , Nils Pohl - in Proc. 2017 IEEE 17th Topical Meeting on Silicon Monolithhic Integrated Circuits in RF Systems (SiRF), Phoenix, Jan. 15-18, 2017

2016
Cross-Polarized Multi-Channel W-Band Radar for Turbulent Flow Velocity Measurements

Timo Jaeschke, Christian Bredendiek, Simon Küppers, Christian Schulz, Christoph Baer, Nils Pohl - IEEE International Microwave Symposium 2016, San Francisco, CA, USA, May 22-27 2016

Comparison of Near and Far Field Focusing Patterns for Two-Dimensional Sparse MIMO Arrays

Harun Ce­tin­ka­ya, Simon Küppers, R. Herschel, Nils Pohl - in Proc. 2016 10th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), Davos, Switzerland, April 10-15, 2016

2014
High Precision D-Band FMCW-Radar Sensor Based on a Wideband SiGe-Transceiver MMIC

Timo Jaeschke, Christian Bredendiek, Simon Küppers, Nils Pohl - High Precision D-Band FMCW-Radar Sensor Based on a Wideband SiGe-Transceiver MMIC, IEEE Trans. Microw. Theory Tech., vol. 62, no. 12, pp 3582-2597, Dec. 2014.