SIGNAL PROCESSING TECHNIQUE FOR TIME DOMAIN MEASUREMENT OF S-PARAMETERS

Authors

  • Isabela M. Nobre
  • Julio L. Nicolini
  • Joaquim D. Garcia
  • Marbey Mosso

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1590/2179-10742016v15i2491

Keywords:

Instrumentation, Microwave, Signal Processing, Time Domain Reflection

Abstract

In this paper, a simple and accurate technique for the measurement of the S-Parameters of a two-port network from time domain data is presented, based on Fourier theory and techniques. This method is proposed to circumvent the need of a network analyser when studying an unknown device, as no additional measurements other than the time domain data are required. An excellent correspondence between this technique's results and regular network analyser measurements is achieved for the entire operational band of the devices tested.

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Published

2016-08-01

How to Cite

Isabela M. Nobre, Julio L. Nicolini, Joaquim D. Garcia, & Marbey Mosso. (2016). SIGNAL PROCESSING TECHNIQUE FOR TIME DOMAIN MEASUREMENT OF S-PARAMETERS. Journal of Microwaves, Optoelectronics and Electromagnetic Applications (JMOe), 15(2), 105-114. https://doi.org/10.1590/2179-10742016v15i2491

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