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Second-Harmonic Effects in Schottky-Barrier Diodes

  • A L Cullen
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (ASIC, volume 315)

Abstract

The paper describes the errors that can arise when a Schottky-barrier diode is used to measure the power level of a sinusoidal signal that contains an unwanted second-harmonic component.

Keywords

Power Level Load Resistance Ideality Factor Power Sensor Aperture Distribution 
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References

  1. Cullen, A.L., An, T.Y., (1982), ‘Microwave characteristics of the Schottky-barrier diode power sensor’, IEE Proc. H., 129, pp 191–198.Google Scholar
  2. An, T.Y., Cullen, A.L., (1983), ‘Double Schottky-barrier diode power sensor’, IEE Proc. H., 130, pp 160–165.Google Scholar

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • A L Cullen
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electronic & Electrical EngineeringUniversity College LondonLondonUK

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