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Publication Citation: Terminology for High-Speed Sampling-Oscilloscope Calibration

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Author(s): Dylan F. Williams; Tracy S. Clement; Paul D. Hale; Andrew Dienstfrey;
Title: Terminology for High-Speed Sampling-Oscilloscope Calibration
Published: December 01, 2006
Abstract: We discuss procedures for calibrating high-speed sampling oscilloscopes at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, and the terminology associated with those calibrations. The discussion clarifies not only the calibration procedures, but how to use the calibrations to perform traceable oscilloscope measurements.
Conference: ARFTG Microwave Measurement Conference
Proceedings: ARFTG Microwave Measurement Conference Digest
Pages: pp. 1 - 6
Location: Boulder, CO
Dates: November 30, 2006-December 1, 2007
Keywords: calibration,impedance mismatch,mismatch correction,sampling oscilloscope,terminology
Research Areas: Electromagnetics
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