Experimental Methods in RF Design

ARRL Inc. 2009

Explore wide dynamic range, low distortion radio equipment, the use of direct conversion and phasing methods, and digital signal processing. Use the models and discussion to design, build and measure equipment at both the circuit and the system level. Laced with new unpublished projects and illustrated with CW and SSB gear.

Contents:


Basic Investigations in Electronics

Amplifiers, Filters, Oscillators, and Mixers

Superheterodyne Transmitters and Receivers

Measurement Equipment

Direct Conversion Receivers

Phasing Receivers and Transmitters

DSP Components

DSP Applications in Communications

Field Operation, Portable Gear, and Integrated Stations