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clock cycle

n. Computers
The interval of time between two pulses of a system clock.
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It also will provide the clock signal for a new GPS III Search and Rescue (SAR) payload.
The pulsed clock signal is used to increase the data rate of the system designed.
The brain's circadian clock signal originates in a cluster of nerve cells - the suprachiasmatic nucleus - but the root of the drive to sleep remains unclear, according to Charles Czeisler, a sleep expert at Harvard Medical School.
To specify a command, the appropriate command and address are launched by the controller approximately when the clock signal is going low (FIGURE 4).
The clock master node generates a constant clock signal on the bus.
Results show that increase of notch filter depth can cause two pulses generation at the edges of input NRZ pulses and lead to recovered clock signal degradations.
The logic analyzer is placed in a state- or synchronous-capture mode and clocking is set up to capture data on the rising edge of the clock signal.
To make sure that the clock signal generated by the clock generator circuit is not attenuated and is able to be transmitted to each transceiver circuit, the clock distribution circuit consumes a considerable amount of power because of the relatively high signal amplification that is required over multiple stages.
He covers clock signal in electronic systems, existing frequency synthesis techniques, time-average-frequency, flying-adder direct period synthesis architecture, digital-to-frequency converter, the new frontier in electronic system design, and the future era of time.
Clock signal was changed to differential signaling, providing a more stable timing signal; address, command and control signals were timed with the differential clock, which captured signals at the crossing point (of the positive and negative components of the signal).
Accurate to within a second in a million years when receiving the atomic clock signal from Rugby this unique Radio Controlled Clock also features automatic weather forecasting
The Panasonic HDMI compliance solution includes two signal sources: a DTG5274 Data Timing Generator which provides digital data using features, such as its integral DC voltage outputs, simplify the test setup by eliminating the need for external power supplies; and an AWG710 Arbitrary Waveform Generator that provides a synchronizing clock signal to the DTG5274 and second clock signal (containing deliberately added jitter as needed) to the HDMI device under test.