1EZ61: Noise Figure Measurement without a Noise Source on a Vector Network Analyzer

This application note describes the noise figure measurement using the R&S Vector Network Analyzers of the ZVA and ZVT series. It explains the concept of measuring noise figure without the need for a characterized noise source. Furthermore, it discusses different measurement applications and the respective setup and implications. Some examples guide through the instrument setups and show measurement results as well.

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1EZ61_2E.pdf Application Note English 2e 27.10.2010 3 MB
RohdeSchwarzZVAB-K30-NFErrorEstimationRev1_0.zip Application Note File English 1.0 27.10.2010 149 kB
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