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Satellite ResourcesThese application notes and resources provide the latest technical insights and best practices to help you focus on what matters most; the assurance that satellites and subsystems will work the first time, every time for the duration of your mission.

NEW! 2014 AD Symposium DVD. Contains 15 technical papers focused on general RF and microwave, satellite and terrestrial communications and radar and electronic warfare. Most paper presentations include extensive speaker notes and additional resources such as application notes, datasheets, technical overviews, demo videos and useful web links. Also included is archived symposium content from 2011 – 2013.

  • 2013 Aerospace/Defense Webcast DVD. Collect our most popular webcasts covering trends, measurement fundamentals and design challenges for communication, satellite, radar and electronic warfare applications. Topics span MIMO, POI, IQ Modulation, Phase Noise, MMWave, Wideband, Power, Spurs, Interference, and more. The DVD includes a bonus selection of app notes.
  • Satellite Test Essentials Poster. This colorful and informative poster graphs atmospheric absorption of mm waves, shows frequency allocations, noise power ratio and calculations for link budget along with the latest solutions from Agilent for your satellite test and measurement requirements.
  • New! Measurement Considerations for Generating and Analyzing Millimeter- Wave Signals. This application note provides a survey of the COTS millimeter-frequency signal generation and analysis tools and the pros, cons and suggested selection criteria that will help you choose the best measurement solution for your requirements.
  • Application Note: GNSS Technologies and Receiver Testing – provides an overview of the four key global navigation satellite systems (GNSS); GPS, GLONASS, Galileo and Beidou, then covers receiver testing and custom scenarios.
  • Application Brief: Simulating Power Supply Transients and Noise in the Development and Validation of Satellite and Defense Systems. Discusses how to simulate the transients and noise that can crop up on power supply lines in an aircraft, a ship, a ground vehicle or a satellite by exploring, assessing and troubleshooting the behavior of the assemblies used in a satellite or defense system.
  • Application note: Reducing Measurement Times and Improving Economic Competitiveness in Antenna and RCS Applications. Describes test range configurations and typical measurement scenarios and presents the equations and parameters used to determine measurement times .
  • Application note: Solutions for Wideband Radar and Satcom Measurements - Using wide bandwidth oscilloscopes to directly measure and analyze X, Ku, and Ka-band Radar and Satcom transmitter outputs up to 32 GHz.

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