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Noise

Noise

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Thermal noise places a fundamental limit on the smallest signal a receiving system can process. In this chapter, we will examine noise from a mathematical point of view and then relate our new knowledge to receiving systems.

Chapter Contents:

  • 6.1 Introduction
  • 6.2 Equivalent Model for a Radio Frequency Device
  • 6.3 Noise Fundamentals
  • 6.4 One Noisy Resistor
  • 6.5 System Model: Two Noisy Resistors
  • 6.6 Amplifier Noise Model
  • 6.7 Signal-to-Noise Ratio
  • 6.8 Noise Factor/Noise Figure
  • 6.9 Cascade Performance
  • 6.10 Examining the Cascade Equations
  • 6.11 Minimum Detectable Signal
  • 6.12 Noise Performance of Lossy Devices
  • 6.13 Bibliography
  • 6.14 Problems

Inspec keywords: signal processing; thermal noise

Other keywords: receiving system; thermal noise; signal

Subjects: Other topics in statistics; Signal processing and detection; Other topics in statistics; Digital signal processing

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