Tag: Arbitrary Waveform Generators

Waveform modulation with your function generator

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Waveform modulation with your function generator

Bernard Ang 2019.01.17

Basic function generators generally can generate basic periodic waveforms such as sine wave, square wave, triangle wave, ramp wave, pulse wave and so on. Modern function generators nowadays have a ver

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Download I/Q Waveforms into a Vector Signal Generator

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Download I/Q Waveforms into a Vector Signal Generator

Eric Hsu 2019.01.15

RF vector signal generators (VSG) use dual arbitrary waveform generators (AWG) to generate baseband I (in-phase) and Q (quadrature) waveform signals. Dual AWGs control the playback sequence of wavefor

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Understanding Baseband Waveform Data and Structure for Vector Signal Generators

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Understanding Baseband Waveform Data and Structure for Vector Signal Generators

Eric Hsu 2019.01.09

You must have played music on your computer. A media player can play a different type of digital audio format like Waveform Audio File (WAV) and MPEG Audio III (MP3), and a sound card uses a digital-t

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How to Time Synchronize Multiple Function Generators Together

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How to Time Synchronize Multiple Function Generators Together

Bernard Ang 2018.12.21

Most basic bench function generators have only one or two output channels. In some cases, you may need more than two channels. Due to this need, many test engineers are forced to buy very expensive mu

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Tips on using Frequency Sweep and List with your Function Generator

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Tips on using Frequency Sweep and List with your Function Generator

Bernard Ang 2018.12.12

In order to test and verify your simple audio microphone, amplifier, filter, or any other components where the output can vary based on the input, you must be able to perform a frequency sweep. Inputt

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Common Signal Sources and Their Differences

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Common Signal Sources and Their Differences

Eric Hsu 2018.11.21

Written by Tit Bin Teo, Technical Engineering Manager What is the Difference between an RF Signal Generator, a Function Generator, an Arbitrary Waveform Generator, and Pulse Generator? Signal sources

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