This course introduces RF Components and Their System Parameter.
* RF Components and Their System Parameters: Introduction and History -
Couplers, Hybrids, and Power Dividers and Combiners - Resonators, Filters,
and Multiplexers - Isolators and Circulators - Detectors and Mixers - Switches,
Phase Shifters, and Attenuators - Oscillators and Amplifiers - Frequency
Multipliers and Dividers
* Receiver System Parameters: Typical Receivers - System Considerations -
Natural Sources of Receiver Noise - Receiver Noise Figure and Equivalent
Noise Temperature - Compression Points, Minimum Detectable Signal, and
Dynamic Range - Third-Order Intercept Point and Intermodulation - Spurious
Responses - Spurious-Free Dynamic Range
* Transmitter and Oscillator Systems: Transmitter Parameters - Transmitter
Noise - Frequency Stability and Spurious Signals - Frequency Tuning, Output
Power and Efficiency - Intermodulation - Crystal Reference Oscillators -
Phase-Locked Oscillators - Frequency Synthesizers.