Extension of Microwave Detection and Frequency Measuring Techniques into the Optical Region



Precise frequency measurements in the far-infrared and infrared have made possible highly accurate spectroscopic observations in these regions. This article gives a review of the general properties of the high-speed diode element used in the frequency measurements. Other future applications are discussed in the concluding section.


Tunneling Junction Optical Region Microwave Region Wire Antenna Microwave Detection 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhysicsMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA

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