Accession Number:

AD0263421

Title:

A COMPACT TUNABLE TUNNEL DIODE S-BAND RECEIVER

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Corporate Author:

SYLVANIA ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS-WEST MOUNTAIN VIEW CALIF ELECTRONIC DEFENSE LABS

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Report Date:

1961-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

A description is given of a tunable low-noise 7 db max. S-band receiver consisting of antenna horn, stabilizing network, tunnel diode amplifier and tunnel diode down-converter. Design problems are discussed. Performance characteristics are given to illustrate the many advantages of tunnel diode circuits for S-band receivers. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE