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Pulse parameter uncertainty analysis



Nicholas Paulter, Donald R. Larson


A detailed uncertainty analysis for NIST's pulse parameter measurement service is presented that represents the new pulse parameter mesurement and extraction processes. Uncertainties for pulse amplitude, transition duration, overshoot, and under(pre)shoot are given. Effects of temperature, temperature variation, impulse response estimate, pulse parameter extraction algorithms, time-base distortion, calibration procedures, and the waveform reconstruction process are included.


histogram, jitter, overshoot, pre(under)shoot, pulse amplitude, pulse parameters, transition duration, uncertainty analysis


Paulter, N. and Larson, D. (2002), Pulse parameter uncertainty analysis, Metrologia, [online], (Accessed May 18, 2024)


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Created December 31, 2001, Updated October 12, 2021