Electronically Tunable Phase Locked Loop Oscillator.
Final technical rept. 10 Mar 80-12 Jun 81,
E-SYSTEMS INC ST PETERSBURG FL ECI DIV
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This report describes the design and development of a low noise, high power, variable oscillator incorporating a high Q electronically tunable resonator as the frequency determining element. The VCO provides improved EMC performance in phase locked synthesizers which are a part of communications equipments. The oscillator combines a low noise VMOS transistor with the selectivity and out-of-band attenuation of a coaxial resonator to provide superior EMC performance. Several oscillator designs were examined and the basis for the final configuration is presented. Oscillator noise is discussed and models for analysis are explained. A brass board model was constructed and tested and the technical results are presented.
- Electrical and Electronic Equipment
- Radiofrequency Wave Propagation