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Comments on "Characterization of Resistive Transmission Lines by Short-Pulse Propagation"

Published

Author(s)

Dylan F. Williams, Roger Marks

Abstract

In the above letter, the authors report measurements of the complex propagation constant y of a coplanar waveguide and the application of r to the determination of the characteristic impedance. The authors state that "the same information could, in principle, be obtained with a network analyzer" by the method described in [l]. In fact, these measurements were reported in [l]. Furthermore, the bandwidth of the network analyzer method is broad, with [1] reporting an upper limit of 40 GHz,2 well above the 25-GHz limit reported in the letter.
Citation
IEEE Microwave and Guided Wave Letters
Volume
2
Issue
8

Citation

Williams, D. and Marks, R. (1992), Comments on "Characterization of Resistive Transmission Lines by Short-Pulse Propagation", IEEE Microwave and Guided Wave Letters, [online], https://doi.org/10.1109/75.153609 (Accessed March 2, 2024)
Created August 1, 1992, Updated November 10, 2018