Accession Number : ADD003308

Title :   Low Noise Parametric Varactor Diode Crystal Oscillator.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Hopwood,Francis W ; Staley,Lester K ; Turlington,Thomas R

Report Date : 23 Nov 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The patent relates to a low noise frequency source which uses a varactor diode to form a parametric crystal oscillator which may be frequency multiplied to the desired microwave frequency, for radar applications.

Descriptors :   *Crystal oscillators, *Patents, Varactor diodes, Low noise, Parametric devices, Microwave oscillators, Radar equipment, Frequency multipliers

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE