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      Download I/Q Waveforms into a Vector Signal Generator

      RF + Microwave

      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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      Optimize Wide Bandwidth Signal Performance with Channel Correction

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      Optimize Wide Bandwidth Signal Performance with Channel Correction

      Eric Hsu 2019.01.02

      When you use a signal generator to output a continuous wave (CW), the signal generator confirms its output amplitude accuracy at the RF output port. Even when the temperature increases with time, the

      7 min read

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      How to Overcome Power Drifts with External Leveling

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      How to Overcome Power Drifts with External Leveling

      Eric Hsu 2018.12.18

      Written by Tit Bin Teo, Technical Engineering Manager Long cables and switches cause signal attenuation through cable loss. We introduced flatness correction which compensates for signal attenuation i

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      What is Flatness Correction And Why it Matters

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      What is Flatness Correction And Why it Matters

      Eric Hsu 2018.12.14

      Written by Tit Bin Teo, Technical Engineering Manager What is Flatness Correction? You are probably all too familiar with issues caused by long connections. The longer the cable, the higher the loss.

      6 min read

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      Accuracy vs. Precision: What It Means for Your Measurements

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      Accuracy vs. Precision: What It Means for Your Measurements

      Eric Hsu 2018.12.10

      Written by Tit Bin Teo, Technical Engineering Manager In manufacturing, how confident are you that the RF receiver that passed your test meets all specifications? Are you wasting money by over rejecti

      11 min read

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      An Essential Step to Generate a Modulation Signal

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      An Essential Step to Generate a Modulation Signal

      Eric Hsu 2018.11.29

      If you are an audiophile, you get high-Res audio music to test the performance of your sound system. Of course, you need to have sharp ears first. Before doing that, you need to know the characteristi

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