RF power amplifiers are critical in ensuring transmission range of wireless systems, but their non-ideal behavior can degrade the performance of the overall system. To mitigate this performance degradation, you can apply linearization algorithms such as digital predistortion (DPD) at part of the transmitter or receiver chain.
MATLAB® and Simulink® provide a unified approach to modeling and simulating RF power amplifiers (PAs) and DPD algorithms, letting you rapidly develop ideas, validate designs, and build robust RF systems.
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Model nonlinear RF power amplifiers
Design a DPD algorithm for increasing transmitter linearity
Perform system simulation for early verification of DPD algorithm performance
Prototype and verify the DPD algorithm using FPGA hardware