heterodyne receiver


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a radio receiver that combines a locally generated frequency with the carrier frequency to produce a supersonic signal that is demodulated and amplified

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Similarly to their heterodyne receiver counterparts, transmitters based on multiple up-conversion and filtering stages do not comply with the low cost and low power philosophy of the IEEE 802.
The controller features a built-in, high-sensitivity, narrowband 318-MHz super heterodyne receiver with an external antenna that can pick up signals from a Linear MegaCode[R] block-coded transmitter from up to 500 feet away.
825 GHz), a proposed heterodyne receiver architecture is shown in Figure 1.
For the first time, using the GigaTrack THAs engineers can replace numerous components in traditional heterodyne receiver architectures with a THA and a high sample rate ADC.
With the GigaTrack THAs, engineers can for the first time replace numerous components in traditional heterodyne receiver architectures with a track-and-hold and a high sample rate ADC.
The image problem is a unique problem in a heterodyne receiver and its magnitude can be represented as
The superheterodyne or heterodyne receiver is the most widely used reception technique and finds numerous applications from personal communication devices to radio and TV tuners.
Because of its high noise and selectivity performance, the heterodyne receiver architecture has been the preferred architecture for the 2G market.