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## Course Announcement: MEAS403 - Basic RF and Microwave Noise MeasurementMATH110 - Introduction to Measurement Concepts is complete. This is part of the in the measurement training series. In this course the following will be covered: - Definition of Noise Temperature
- Difference between Noise Temperature and Physical Temperature
- Definition of Excess Noise Ratio (ENR)
- Y-factor technique for noise measurement
- The use of adapters and attenuation in noise measurement
- The effect of reflections in noise measurement
- Putting it all together - an example system
- Definition of Noise Factor and Excess Noise Ratio
- Definition of Noise Figure
- The Noise Factor of Cascaded 2-ports
- Measurement of Noise Figure
The prerequisites for this course are completion of EE104 or prior understanding of basic RF and microwave measurements, and complex arithmetic, and MEAS101. |