Accession Number : ADP007645

Title :   Electro-Optic Sampling for the Measurement of the Response of Fast Oscilloscopes,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL PHYSICAL LAB TEDDINGTON (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s) : Henderson, D. ; Roddle, A. G. ; Smith, A. J. A.

Report Date : 22 MAY 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A technique for measuring the impulse response and risetime of fast sampling oscilloscopes using picosecond electro-optic sampling is described. The results are compared with those obtained using a kick-out method and with measuring the spectral response in the frequency domain.

Descriptors :   *OSCILLOSCOPES, *ELECTROOPTICS, FREQUENCY, FREQUENCY DOMAIN, OPTICS, RESPONSE, SAMPLING, LIGHT PULSES, OPTICAL DETECTION, PHOTODIODES, LASERS, SYMPOSIA.

Subject Categories : Electrooptical and Optoelectronic Devices
      Optical Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE