Frequency measurement above 1 GHz

  • Chronos Group, French National Observatory, and National Centre of Scientific Research
Part of the Microwave Technology Series book series (MRFT, volume 7)


The frequency spectrum can be divided into ‘domains’ by more or less well defined fixed points. Each of them has associated with it particular measuring techniques that require the appropriate secondary standards. Some of these fixed points are linked to technological advances, others originate in basic scientific principles. We begin by recalling the techniques available for frequencies below 1 GHz for which the methods of Chapter 2 are appropriate.


Phase Noise Frequency Measurement Phase Detector Coherence Time Flicker Noise 
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  • Chronos Group, French National Observatory, and National Centre of Scientific Research
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