Response time of electromagnetic field strength probes

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    Abstract

    Modern signals in for instance wireless communication systems and radars use very complex modulation with high peakto-average ratio. Other signals, such as in reverberation chambers with mode stirring, vary very fast with a high dynamic range. Conventional probes, using thermocouples or diode detection, show wrong measurement results due to the slow response time of the detector or the analog-to-digital converter,or the limited dynamic range of the detector. These response times are often missing in data sheets, and in case they are listed the numbers are not always correct. This paper describes pulse response experiments performed with a radiation hazard meter,a diode detector, several commercial field strength probes and probes using logarithmic detectors.
    Original languageUndefined
    Title of host publicationIEEE 2013 Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility
    Place of PublicationUSA
    PublisherIEEE Electromagnetic Compatibility Society
    Pages1-6
    Number of pages6
    ISBN (Print)978-1-922107-02-2
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 21 May 2013
    EventIEEE 2013 Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility, APEMC 2013 - Melbourne, Australia
    Duration: 20 May 201323 May 2013

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    PublisherIEEE Electromagnetic Compatibility Society

    Conference

    ConferenceIEEE 2013 Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility, APEMC 2013
    Abbreviated titleAPEMC
    CountryAustralia
    CityMelbourne
    Period20/05/1323/05/13

    Keywords

    • EC Grant Agreement nr.: FP7/2007-2013
    • EC Grant Agreement nr.: FP7/205294
    • METIS-297808
    • IR-87142
    • EWI-23647

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