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## PLL jitter measurement

most spectrum analyzers simply measure the power spectral density of the phase noise, and integrated it to show rms jitter. On the average, it is an accurate calculation.

## [Moved]: Noise in RMS and PSRR calculation in Cadence

Please can anyone one help me in calculating the noise in Vrms. I have got the noise in cadence in uV/sqrtHz now I want to convert the uV/sqrtHz in Vrms. I have the noise result attached. Do I have to use calculator if yes the how? I want to calculate PSRR in cadence of an OTA. Can any one help me step (...)

## phase noise to jitter convertion

As for a free-run oscillator, the jitter accumulates over time. The wavescope calculates jitter in a certain time windows. My question is if I want to know the rms jitter of a oscillator in a time range of ,maybe 4us , then what the is the frequency range for the integral of phase noise in reponse. （mainly, the lower limit of integral）

## Noise in AC voltage measurement

Hi, I am trying to measure AC rms voltage using PIC microcontroller. I have attached the circuit for measurement. I am connecting a 3V step down transformer out to the input of the circuit.The feedback capacitor has been added to reduce the noise, but I am getting noise if I add this. This is getting smooth after the low pass filtering. (...)

## why noise often measure in Square(RMS)

I can understand rms is like the average, not the instaneous value. but why sqaure it? why not just plain rms. or to 3rd, 4th power. why square?

## RMS noise calculation for a bandgap circuit

Hi All, would anyone in this forum help me in a noise calculation problem? I post this in a different forum but did not get any answers. ------ I have the noise simulation results for a bandgap circuit. Am trying to calculate rms noise over 0.1Hz to 10Hz but not sure if my calculation is correct. Here is my results. The (...)

## RMS noise calculation for a bandgap circuit

Hi All, I have the noise simulation results for a bandgap circuit. Am trying to calculate rms noise over 0.1Hz to 10Hz but not sure if my calculation is correct. Here is my results. The left figure and the right figure were plotted from the same data. The only difference is that the Y-axis of the right figure is in log-domain. 13

## Problems with a circuit of amplifiers and speaker

The power darlington transistors need heatsinks. If the output voltage swing is as high as 8V rms then the output power is 8W into 8 ohms and each darlington heats with almost 2W. The 741 opamp was designed 48 years ago! It is noisy and its slew rate cuts its high level frequencies above only 9kHz. A modern low noise audio opamp works perfectly to

## Noise and sensitivity of video detectors

Hi Saad, Say you have the noise voltage expressed as εn . Then the (normalized) power spectral density is εn2 [V2. The normalized power in a bandwidth B is εn2B [V2 The rms voltage is VEF=sqrt(εn2[/SUP

## Testing out an amplifier chip

First try to define ( by commercial comparison) your expectations in a value for; -equivalent input noise and signal range -THD -Output peak power -rms power, and temperature rise from losses. -Load impedance range vs power and frequency response deviations If you can afford to avoid poor choices of ceramic by replacing the double bar non polar

## Work point of Distributed Amplifier design

hi, Prms = Vds x Ids Prms = rms RF output power.

## Relation between SSB Phase Noise and RMS Period Jitter

See equation for rms Period Jitter in attached figure. How to derive this equation ? Especially, how is sin() term from ?

## Why output oscillates at low volatage?

You are looking to design a Window Comparator which requires two Comparators with wired OR output low for detecting UV or OV. This requires low ripple or noise inputs, hysteresis, supply filtering and a good low noise reference voltage for comparing the scaled inputs. Define your spec first using rms converted to peak. UV detect le

## Why is Quantization noise spectrum from -fs/2 to + fs/2 ?

Hi. Can somebody please explain (maybe in a little layman's terms ;-)) the physical significance of WHY the ADC quantization noise spectrum lies from -fs/2 to + fs2 (fs being the sampling freq)? is it like the max. possible freq of such noise always

## cadence noise simulation results are different by two result display methods

gangs, I am running .noise analysis in cadence's spectre. Two methods display the simulation results: method 1. plot equivalent input noise. This can be done by: locate spectre simulator menu-->results-->direct plot-->equivalent input noise. A figure will pop out. Then go to calculator's rms function. The final result is (...)

## Mentor Graphics Noise Simulation

Hi, I have designed a front-end readout circuit which consist of a preamplifier and pulse shaper in Mentor Graphics. Now I want a noise simulation, from transient noise simulation I got the circuit output rms noise voltage, but how do I know each individual transistor noise contribution? I don't know (...)

## rms measurement of frequency varying sine signal

how to build a circuit to measure rms value of the sine wave signal with frequencies vaying from 1 Hz to 1 KHz. the voltages is of range +/-20 mv(if it is unamplified), +/- 10 V if it is amplified. Thanks in advance.

## peak to peak voltage ripples

Peak ripple would of course be (Max-min)/2 which is closer to rms noise, but depends on if your interest is thermal noise, clock feedthru or some other noise in the signal. Normally if it is fundamental f or 2f , we call it ripple, otherwise just "noise p-p" covers all types including transient (...)

## Signal conditioning for ADC @ 220VAV input

. It depends on your sampling rate. ADC is linear but your detector is not. Do you want to only track changes in Vac over long term or short term interruptions or do statistics Avearage & deviations ? Choices: quasi rms with Peak, P-p or rectified average I would use LPF noise filter and rectified average with another LPF. 200Hz LPF before br

## What is the reference value of standard deviation of white Gaussian noise when doing

Standard Deviation=rms Value of noise

## Relation RMS noise and no. of samples averaged for ADC

I have read that using averaging reduces the noise during ADC reading. Using more number of samples for averaging further reduces the noise. Can someone please let me know the mathematical relationship between rms noise and no. of samples used for averaging for an ADC? I have a data aquisition system in which during EMC (...)

## Can I Correlate This Spice Total Noise to My Actual Oscilloscope Observation?

That sounds about right. I would have to look up the maths (I cannot do so at the moment) unless someone else can do so, but as a rule of thumb a peak to peak noise will roughly correspond to an rms value of one fifth. You do need to consider the bandwidth you are observing over in each case though, to make sure you are comparing like with like. Th

## [MOVED] calculating power or noise

The power dissipated in a resistor ir Vr^2/R, where Vr ir the rms voltage value on the resistor and R is its resistance. If you have a voltage source of rms voltage Vs and internal resistance Rs, then the available power (i.e. the maximum power you can get from it) is obtained when the load is matched to the source, i.e. when R=Rs. In this conditio

## Singing flyback transformer.

Yup - I second Brad's comments about operating frequency and measurements. You may have more luck with a so called "true rms" meter, or better yet - an oscilloscope. Audible noise from SMPS inductors/transformers operating in the frequency range of human hearing is generally unavoidable due to magnetostriction (

## pll phase-noise/ rms phase error

In a Phase-modulation scheme,rms phase error is very critical,it should be less than 2deg in most cases. This rms phase error directly relates to in-loop phase noise of pll output. while working with PLL frequency synthesizer, we come across two formulae to calculate phase noise: 1) in-loop (...)

## pll phase-noise/ rms phase error

In a Phase-modulation scheme,rms phase error is very critical,it should be less than 2deg in most cases. This rms phase error directly relates to in-loop phase noise of pll output. while working with PLL frequency synthesizer, we come across two formulae to calculate phase noise: 1) in-loop (...)

## Measurement of Noise Figure of LNA

Just quoting model numbers without even a manufacturers name is of no use to most members of this forum. What you need is a CW signal source with a calibrated attenuator, a receiver with an IF output and a rms power meter that is accurate at IF and an input termination resistor. So what have you not got? Frank

## How to calculate EVM and MER if the noise in the signal has an RMS value of 0.4

I cant seem to find any information on how to do this problem, For a 16 QAM mod signal how do i calculate EVM and MER if the noise in the signal has an rms value of 0.4 and the phasor amplitude is 8v?

## cro noise calculation.

CROs produce less then 1mm p-p noise at their most sensitive setting. i.e. a little thickening of the base line. P.S. you can not measure noise with a CRO, you need a rms sensing device. Frank

## Problem on RMS output noise and input dynamic range of a transimpedance amplifier.

hello! Does anyone know how to get the rms output noise and input dynamic range of a transimpedance amplifier using cadence or synopsys? Please help me. I don't have any idea on how to get it..

## How to get the total energy of two waveforms buried in a noise

Calculate the rms (Root Mean Square) it is the same as the standard deviation (1/n*Sum(value-average)^2

## RMS accumulated jitter increases with increasing number of sidebands (pnoise)

When I simulated the phase noise of a ring oscillator based VCO using Spectre pnoise analysis, I found the rms accumulated jitter increasing with increasing the maximum number of sidebands. And the dominant noise contributor was the induced gate noise of some swtiched off units (Vds = 0) in the V2I. I am not (...)

## Problem with noise analysis in cadence?

What you expect is right to some extent of frequency. your freq of 12G is very high may be there is gain peaking at some point . It would be better to see integrated rms noise plot vs frequency it will provide better insight. Without actual circuit or ac gain plot it difficult to pinpoint.

## RMS Voltage Calculation

If the input signal aren't guaranteed to have a clean sine waveform (they hardly will), a true rms measurement is required. It can be only performed by summing the squares. For the rms measurement, filtering of the input signals doesn't make much lsense, unless you have high frequency noise that you want to contribute to the measurement. (...)

## Phase noise (rad and dBc/Hz)

Hello See this topic The Designer's Guide Community Forum - rms noise value calculation

## input rms noise vs. input-referred noise

hi all, if the input rms noise of an amplifier is AVrms, the bandwidth is BHz, and the input-referred noise is CV/rtHz. Assuming the noise is flat. 1. What's the relation between A and C? does C equal A/rtB? 2. How to convert A (or C) to decibal? is NF=10log(1+C/4kTRs) or NF=10log(1+C/kTRs)? which one is (...)

## PSS + PNOISE and Transient Noise

Hi all, I have several questions which i will describe by topics. All the circuit design is made in Candence using Spectre. 1 - As transient noise introduces noise in the transient simulation, I export the data to Matlab to perform the Jitter (rms and Peak-to-Peak) calculations. How can I do this in Cadence ? 2 - How can be compared (...)

## Measuring Time Jitter and Phase Noise of a Frequency Modulated wave.

In a CW carrier, the time jitter is figured out by integrating the phase noise, thereby converting it to pk-pk or rms time jitter. If one is deliberately FM modulating a carrier, then that FM modulation will easily dominate over the phase noise effect. So all you have to do is analyze the fm modualtion and you will have the answer. You (...)

## Simulation steps for ota

In general it will depend on the application but good tests include: - minimum load for stability - phase margin - gain and GBW - slew rate OR settling time to a specific level and accuracy - input common range - PSRR - rms noise Let us know if you need specific ideas

## clock jitter in sigma delta ADC

I couldn't figure this out as well, but my work around was passing my clock throw a comparator build with mos, then including noise only in the comparator. I then measured the rms jitter coming out of the comparator then increased the noise scale factor till I had a rms jitter of 20pS which i needed for my sigma delta (...)

## what's the popular LDO spec?

Low noise is an important spec for some applications. 30uV rms noise is required somewhere.

## PLL Jitter, Frequency, and Linewidth (0.25um, 0.18 um, 90 nm, etc).

rms jitter have a kind of square-root variation vs gate width

## [Urgent] PLL power supply Variation

Hi AdvaRes, there isn't short answer for that. you will need to know the power supply parameters like: rms noise, ptp noise, switched or LDO, is switched at what frequency and what is the output capacitor and Inductor. if it's LDO then it is more simple, for example if you will use LDO of Linear LT1764 then you should had Sin of (...)

## rms noise calculation

"The effective noise bandwidth (ENB) is a property for a filter circuit and not for an opamp alone." Then, how can I calculate the ENB of op-amp? how can I simulate the input referred rms noise of op-amp in h-spice?

## help to evaluate noise

Hello all, I have some questions about noise measurement on op amp... consider that I'm in the broadband zone, so a white noise only is present, I measure the max voltage value on the scope. How can I deduce the rms value ? then if I could have the rms value, I can deduce the noise of my stage by multiply (...)

## Residual Phase Modulation in PLL output frequency

PLL Phase Error rms = 107 x √ Loop_Bw x 10^(Phase_noise / 20)

## Image sensor noise definition and measurement

Hello everyone, Do you have any idea in noise definition and measurement for CMOS image sensor? As far as I know, to find the rms noise of the image sensor, we will get the N sample values of output signal of a pixel at, then calculate the standard derivation of these samples => rms noise. Am I right? (...)

## SNR - peak-to-peak or RMS?

Hi, Hope someone can help me with the definition of signal-to-noise ratio (SNR). On the last page of this document: it is said that SNR is the ratio of the peak-to-peak signal and the rms noise However, wikipedia: says that it is the rat

## How to measure RMS output noise voltage, SNR, MDS of a TIA

Hello, We would like to measure the rms output noise voltage, SNR and Minimum detectable signal (MDS) of a transimpedance amplifier (TIA). Do you know the methods, instruments, and measurement setup, please help me. Thanks you and have nice day.

## Need practical advices on vibration testing...

Factors that will influence the rms (narrow or braod band) are: Temperture Other process related noise The way you take the FFT. (FFT bin size) Sinc the capturing of the time domain wave form to start at the same shaft angle Please see tha attached graphs at login with username demo and password demo. Download compone