Column Control DTX

Understanding Phase Noise Needs and Choices in Signal Generation

Applikationsberichte

The phase noise performance of an RF or microwave signal generator is often a key factor in determining how well it fits an application. Getting the best possible phase noise performance depends on a variety of factors: internal architecture, type of oscillator, internal and external frequency references and the effects of additional built-in capabilities. The most common phase noise architectures are single-loop and double-loop and these will be explored in this paper. 

This paper first discusses the fundamentals of phase noise before moving on to a closer look at architectural choices and the effects of various functionality alternatives. Within the X-Series, the MXG provides optional features and capabilities that let you optimize it for precise testing of high-performance designs. In addition, this paper will describe an overview of Keysight signal generators and the built-in capabilities they offer to enhance or selectively degrade phase noise performance. 

×

Please have a salesperson contact me.

*Indicates required field

Select a preferred method of communication*Required Field
Preferred method of communication? Change email?
Preferred method of communication?

By continuing, you are providing Keysight with your personal data. See the Keysight Privacy Statement Informationen darüber, wie wir diese Daten verwenden.

Thank you

A sales representative will contact you soon.

Column Control DTX