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Publication Citation: Terahertz radiometer design for traceable noise-temperature measurements

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Author(s): Eyal Gerecht; Dazhen Gu; James P. Randa; David K. Walker; Robert L. Billinger;
Title: Terahertz radiometer design for traceable noise-temperature measurements
Published: July 14, 2006
Abstract: We report on design of a radiometer for traceable noise-temperature measurements at terahertz frequencies, including noise measurements on cryogenic IF components, development and test of quasi-optical adapter technology, development of black body standards, and the overall system design.
Conference: Conference on Precision Electromagnetic Measurements
Proceedings: Proc., Conf. Prec. Electromagn. Meas.
Pages: pp. 660 - 661
Location: Torino, IT
Dates: July 9-14, 2006
Keywords: black body standards,noise-temperature measurements,quasi-optical adapter technology,radiometer,terahertz frequencies
Research Areas: Electronics & Telecommunications, Microelectronics, Electromagnetics
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