conversion gain

conversion gain

[kən′vər·zhən ‚gān]
(electronics)
Ratio of the intermediate-frequency output voltage to the input signal voltage of the first detector of a superheterodyne receiver.
Ratio of the available intermediate-frequency power output of a converter or mixer to the available radio-frequency power input.
(nucleonics)
The conversion ratio minus one in a nuclear reactor.
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You can use them to offset Roth conversion gains and thereby reduce or eliminate the associated tax bill.
Eldo RF also features all standard RF measurements such as harmonic distortion, conversion gain, image rejection, feed through and isolation analysis, 1dB compression points, intermodulation products, nth order intercept points, power added efficiency and noise figure.
Designed with Aptina Dual Conversion Gain (DCG) technology and high speed capture technology, the MT9M033 HD megapixel image sensor uniquely offers both 60 fps high speed capture and excellent low light sensitivity for bar code reading function.
Designed with Aptina's patented Dual Conversion Gain (DCG) technology and multi-exposure HDR imaging techniques, the new MT9M033 megapixel sensor uniquely offers both HDR and excellent low light sensitivity.
The ADRF6655 active mixer operates on a single +5 V supply and features input linearity IP3 (+29 dBm); input compression P1dB (+14 dBm); conversion gain (6 dB), noise figure (12 dB) as well as LO phase noise of -111 dBc at 100 kHz offset.
Through the addition of a pixel-level, dual-conversion gain (DCG) switch, DR-Pix technology combines two modes of operation in one pixel design - a high conversion gain (HCG) mode with increased sensitivity and low read noise for low-light scenes and a low conversion gain (LCG) mode for large charge handling capacity in bright scenes.
The Company made a payment of $6,760,648 in cash today to Rennes Foundation towards that effect, to cover for the principal amount of $5,000,000 and the conversion gain of $1,760,648.
Through the addition of a pixel-level, dual-conversion gain (DCG) switch, Aptina DR-Pix technology combines two modes of operation in one pixel design - a high conversion gain (HCG) mode with increased sensitivity and low read noise for low-light scenes and a low conversion gain (LCG) mode for large charge handling capacity in bright scenes.
The company also reported an after-tax non-cash currency conversion gain of $2.
Requiring a 5V supply voltage, the part utilizes a two wire interface and provides a conversion gain of 10dB, a low 8dB noise figure, and third-order intermodulation distortion products less than -53dBc.
A flip-chip frequency doubler that combines an input / output buffer amplifier and a frequency doubler providing 14 dBm saturated output power with 8 dB conversion gain (typical).