All oscillators and signal sources exhibit
phase noise of some sort. This reference material is provided
to assist in understanding the sources of phase noise, how it is
characterized and the effects of phase noise on the performance of
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is Phase Noise?
and Amplitude Noise?.
Phase and Frequency Modulation Approximations
of Single Sideband Phase Noise
of a VCO Modulated by White Noise
Noise in Receivers
Mixing - how LO phase noise affects selectivity.
LO Phase noise affects received SNR - Frequency Modulation
of LO phase noise on digital modulation systems
Noise in Transmitters
Masks for transmitters - don't build a jammer!
Phase Noise results in transmitting a noise signal
phase noise using a spectrum analyser
does Phase Noise come from?
noise in oscillators - Leeson Model
oscillator phase noise.
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