summing network

summing network

[′səm·iŋ ′net‚wərk]
(electricity)
A passive electric network whose output voltage is proportional to the sum of two or more input voltages. Also known as summation network.
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The vector modulator assembly consists of three dynamic, continuously variable vector modulators, one static modulator, four directional couplers, a four-channel BF summing network and a single-pole, three-throw absorptive switch multiplexer.
Each modulator output is fed into an output summing network comprising a four-way, in-phase power combiner.
15) incorporating the 15 dB couplers, power combiners and summing network.