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High-Frequency Signal Amplitude Envelope Generator

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000059508D
Original Publication Date: 1988-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-16

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Anderson, P Myers, WV [+details]

Abstract

The circuit uses a precision latching comparator circuit to detect signal amplitude and accurately generate the amplitude envelope for a high-frequency signal (up to 5 MHz). It allows two separate and independent controls of maximum output slope, independent of output level.