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Terminology for High-Speed Sampling-Oscilloscope Calibration

Published

Author(s)

Dylan F. Williams, Tracy S. Clement, Paul D. Hale, Andrew Dienstfrey

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.
Proceedings Title
ARFTG Microwave Measurement Conference Digest
Conference Dates
November 30, 2006-December 1, 2007
Conference Location
Boulder, CO
Conference Title
ARFTG Microwave Measurement Conference

Keywords

calibration, impedance mismatch, mismatch correction, sampling oscilloscope, terminology

Citation

Williams, D. , Clement, T. , Hale, P. and Dienstfrey, A. (2006), Terminology for High-Speed Sampling-Oscilloscope Calibration, ARFTG Microwave Measurement Conference Digest, Boulder, CO, [online], https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=32316 (Accessed September 17, 2021)
Created December 1, 2006, Updated January 27, 2020