Oscilloscope KnowledgeBase

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Industry
Author

EMI Radiated Immunity Testing With Oscilloscopes

This application brief discusses the recommend methods, test configurations and best practices for electromagnetic interference radiated immunity testing using oscilloscopes.

Application: EMI/EMC
Industry:
Author: TeledyneLeCroy

Evaluating Oscilloscope Bandwidths

How much bandwidth does your oscilloscope really need? Learn how to choose the correct bandwidth oscilloscope for your application.

Application: Basics
Industry:
Author: Keysight

Fundamentals of Floating Measurements

This guide will provide you with a fundamental glossary of power measurement terms, explain the different options available for making floating measurements.

Application: Basics, Power
Industry:
Author: Tektronix

Fundamentals of Signal Integrity Primer

This primer provides some insight into signal integrity-related problems in digital systems.

Application: Basics, Signal Integrity
Industry:
Author: Tektronix

Getting the Most Out of 10x Passive Probes

Widely used, yet often misunderstood, the ubiquitous 10x passive probe comes in the box with every oscilloscope for good reason: It’s a broadly useful general-purpose tool.

Application: Basics, Probing
Industry:
Author: TeledyneLeCroy

How to tune (compensate) x10 oscilloscope probes

To minimize capacitive loading on the device under test, most probes use a x10 (also called 10:1) attenuator. This can often be adjusted, or compensated, to improve the frequency response.

Application: Basics, Probing
Industry: Education
Author: Pico Technology

How to Verify Time-Domain Signal Harmonics and Transfer into Frequency-Domain

Learning the basics of periodic waveforms like the sine wave can provide extremely powerful tools that can be used to explain and understand more complicated waveforms.

Application: Basics, Signal Analysis
Industry: Education
Author: Rigol Technologies

Jitter Analysis with the R&S®RTO Digital Oscilloscope

This application note presents the Jitter analysis capabilities of the R&S®RTO for digital signals.

Application: Basics
Industry:
Author: Rohde & Schwarz

Measuring the frequency response of a loudspeaker

This application note describes a simple method for measuring the frequency response of a loudspeaker using the Pico ADC-216 oscilloscope.

Application: Audio, Spectrum Analysis
Industry: Consumer
Author: Pico Technology

Measuring the power consumption of mobile and IoT devices

Many electronic devices draw low levels of current when idle, then consume orders of magnitude more when active and transmitting.

Application: Power
Industry: Communications, Consumer, Industry, Wireless/RF
Author: Pico Technology