Accession Number:

AD0274340

Title:

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT OF SEMICONDUCTOR PARAMETRIC AND TUNNEL DIODE MICROWAVE DEVICES

Descriptive Note:

Final Rept. 1 Jan 1959-31 Oct 1961

Corporate Author:

DAVID SARNOFF RESEARCH CENTER PRINCETON NJ

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1962-03-15

Pagination or Media Count:

169.0

Abstract:

Mathematical analysis. Identifiers Tunnel diodes. Contents Parametric amplifiers Single diode type using low frequency pumping, Cavity- type coaxial-line distributed amplifier, Helix-type, and Millimeter wave generation by parametric method. Tunnel diode amplifiers Characteristics, noise theory, semiconductor oscillators. Tunnel diode converters Small pump theory, Coaxial line circuit for UHF down converter, S-band down converter, Lumped parameter circuit for UHF down converter, Method of optimization of noise factor, Large pump theory, and Millimeter wave tunnel diode down converter. Solid-state microwave devices Negative-resistance transmission line amplifiers, and Two-port microwave devices. Germanium and GaSb tunnel diodes.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE