superheterodyne receiver

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Synonyms for superheterodyne receiver

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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(iv) SPR homodyne receiver FE simulation with a multipath fading channel with linear combination estimation technique (SPRc_w_multipath) using (2), (4a), and (4b).
The first two cases are complete MATLAB simulations, which skip the homodyne receiver block.
Range compression is done in the homodyne receiver circuit.
The tag communicates with the reader through this backscatter approach, leading to the selection of a homodyne receiver architecture for the reader.
A 25-kHz modulating current is applied to each diode sequentially, producing a modulated signal that can be detected by a homodyne receiver. Researchers are working to eliminate the hardwired multiplexing network by using optically switched material such as vanadium dioxide.
A particular nicety is the fact that the large signal bandwidth makes W-CDMA systems less susceptible to the 1/f noise and DC offset problems inherent in homodyne receivers.