serrodyne

serrodyne

[′ser·ə‚dīn]
(electronics)
Phase modulator using transit time modulation of a traveling-wave tube or klystron.
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As frequency translators for serrodyne applications, they exhibit carrier and sideband suppression levels of over 25 and 20 dB, respectively, at translation rates up to 500 kHx.
KOR DRFMs can substantially enhance existing ECM system performance by replacing bulk delay lines, set-on VCOs, barrage noise generators, serrodyne modulators and frequency memory loops.
Aghvami, "24 GHz Serrodyne Frequency Translator Using a 360 [degrees] Analog CPW MMIC Phase Shifter," IEEE Microwave and Guided Wave Letters, Vol.