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Making S-Parameter measurements in Mixed Impedances, Jim Hillstrom, Microwaves & RF, January 1992

Agilent PN 8720-2, In-fixture Microstrip Device Measurements

Using TRL* Calibration, Product Note

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Agilent AN 1287-9, In-Fixture Measurements Using Vector Network Analyzers, Application Note

Agilent AN 1364-1, De-embedding and Embedding S-Parameter Networks Using a Vector Network Analyzer

Agilent DE-EMBEDDED MEASUREMENTS USING THE HP 8510 MICROWAVE NETWORK ANALYZER

Agilent Network Analyzer Basics

Agilent 5989-5765EN Agilent Signal Integrity Analysis Series Part 3: The ABCs of De-Embedding Application Note

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Technique Engineers the Cavity Resonance in Microwave Housing Design

MSN&CT February 1987

Pg100-108+

 

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Modern Spectrum Analyser Measurements

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Vector Measurements of High Frequency Networks

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Spectrum and Network Measurements

Robert WittePrentice‑Hall ISBN 0‑13‑826959‑9

 

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Algie L. LanceElectronics TestNov 1994

 

A Clearer Derivation of the Microwave Gain Equations

Dean A. FrickeyRF Design Feb 1993

 

Understanding Receiver System Design Parameters

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Scalar Seminar Ė Microwave Scalar Network Measurements

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Transistor Parameter Conversion

Stanley NavakRF DesignMay 1985

 

S‑Parameter Techniques For Faster, More Accurate Network Design

App. Note 95‑1HP

 

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Noise Parameter Measurement Accuracy and Repeatability Conciderations

App. Note 001ATN Microwave Inc.

 

Appendix A Applied Microwave Winter 91/92

 

Combining Gain, Noise Figure And Intercept Points For Cascaded Circuit Elements

Ricky HawkinsRF DesignMAy 1990

 

Nonlinear Microwave Circuits

Stephan MaasArtech HouseISBN 0‑89006‑251‑X

 

Determining Receiver Performance With A Computer Spreadsheet

Gregory R. QuinnRF Design May 1985

 

Re‑Normalizing The Scattering Parameters

Danial N. MeeksRF Design

 

Make S‑Parameter Measurements In Mixed Impedances

Tim HillstromMircowaves & RF Jan 1992

 

Maximizing Accuracy in Noise Figure Measurements

Product Note 85719A‑1 HP

 

Noise Measurement Using The Y Factor

Paul DrexlerRF Design Oct 1988

 

Bandwidth Effects In Noise Figure Measurements

William E. PastoriMicrowave System News + CTApr 1988

 

Noise Of Cascaded Two Port Devices of Unequal Bandwidths

George J. BertscheMSN+CTMay 1988

 

A Ka Band On Wafer S‑Parameter and Noise Figure Measurement System

Lawrence P. DunLeavy Automated RF Techniques Group Fall 1989

 

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Fundamentals Of RF And Microwave Noise Figure Measurements

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Application Note: 150 Agilent

 

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Spectrum Analyzer Measurements and Noise

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Noise Figure Measurement Accuracy

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