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Basestations/Wireless Infrastructure

  • High-Speed ADCs
  • High-Speed DACs
  • High-Speed Signal Distribution
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  • Wireless and RF System Design

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    Tutorial 5499 
    Spectrum Inversion in NCDMA to Ensure Compliance with 3GPP2
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    Tutorial 5429 
    The IP3 Specification - Demystified
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    Tutorial 5450 
    Successful PCB Grounding with Mixed-Signal Chips - Follow the Path of Least Impedance
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    Tutorial 5066 
    When Is Calibration Important?
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    Tutorial 4294 
    Differential Gain and Phase—Why Measure It, if You Cannot See It?
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    Tutorial 4636 
    Avoid PC-Layout "Gotchas" in ISM-RF Products
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    Tutorial 3822 
    Phase-Noise Profiles Aid System Testing
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    Tutorial 729 
    Dynamic Testing of High-Speed ADCs, Part 2
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    Tutorial 634 
    Pipeline ADCs Come of Age
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    Tutorial 728 
    Defining and Testing Dynamic Parameters in High-Speed ADCs, Part 1
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    Tutorial 989 
    Multiply Your Sampling Rate with Time-Interleaved Data Converters

    High-Speed ADCs

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    Tutorial 5450 
    Successful PCB Grounding with Mixed-Signal Chips - Follow the Path of Least Impedance
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    Tutorial 1819 
    Selecting the Optimum Test Tones and Test Equipment for Successful High-Speed ADC Sinewave Testing
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    Tutorial 1197 
    How Quantization and Thermal Noise Determine an ADC's Effective Noise Figure
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    Tutorial 729 
    Dynamic Testing of High-Speed ADCs, Part 2
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    Tutorial 1040 
    Coherent Sampling vs. Window Sampling
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    Tutorial 634 
    Pipeline ADCs Come of Age
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    Tutorial 728 
    Defining and Testing Dynamic Parameters in High-Speed ADCs, Part 1
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    Tutorial 1023 
    Understanding Pipelined ADCs
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    Tutorial 989 
    Multiply Your Sampling Rate with Time-Interleaved Data Converters

    High-Speed DACs

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    780.5kB
    Tutorial 5450 
    Successful PCB Grounding with Mixed-Signal Chips - Follow the Path of Least Impedance
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    Tutorial 4053 
    Setup and Hold Times for High-Speed Digital-to-Analog Converters (DACs) Demystified

    High-Speed Signal Distribution

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    Tutorial 5450 
    Successful PCB Grounding with Mixed-Signal Chips - Follow the Path of Least Impedance
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    Tutorial 1058 
    LVDS Enables High-Speed Signal Distribution in 3G Base Stations
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    Tutorial 872 
    LVDS Splitter Simplifies High-Speed Signal Distribution

    Wireless and RF System Design

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    Tutorial 5499 
    Spectrum Inversion in NCDMA to Ensure Compliance with 3GPP2
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    247.7kB
    Tutorial 5429 
    The IP3 Specification - Demystified
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    780.5kB
    Tutorial 5450 
    Successful PCB Grounding with Mixed-Signal Chips - Follow the Path of Least Impedance
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    207kB
    Tutorial 4636 
    Avoid PC-Layout "Gotchas" in ISM-RF Products
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    Web Seminar: Wireless Technology Tutorial
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    Tutorial 3822 
    Phase-Noise Profiles Aid System Testing
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    Tutorial 2875 
    Three Methods of Noise Figure Measurement
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    Tutorial 686 
    QPSK Modulation Demystified