crystal oscillator

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Noun1.crystal oscillator - an oscillator that produces electrical oscillations at a frequency determined by the physical characteristics of a piezoelectric quartz crystal
oscillator - generator that produces sonic oscillations or alternating current
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In addition, an emerging use of MEMS technology is as a replacement for traditional crystal oscillators. Here, we will compare the characteristics and advantages of MEMS vs.
In order to achieve such unprecedented accuracy, Caliber 0100 utilises AT cut type crystal oscillators rather than traditional tuning fork-shaped crystal oscillators most often used in quartz watches.
Products include crystals and crystal oscillators; frequency translators; clock and data recovery products; SAW filters; SAW oscillators; crystal filters; SAW and BAW based sensors and components used in telecommunications, data communications, frequency synthesisers, timing, navigation, military, aerospace, medical and instrumentation systems.
Until the last decade, quartz crystal oscillators were the de facto standard frequency references, and billions of quartz crystal timing products were used each year in a wide range of applications including military, industrial, consumer, and automotive [3].
Quartz crystal microbalances (QCM) are a specialized subset of crystal oscillators used to determine properties of films applied to the quartz sensor surface.
Cerda presents this detailed text on quartz crystal oscillators, beginning with an introduction to the discovery, crystal structure, and thermal and electrical properties of quartz.
With no zero-time failures, no activity dips, jitter resistance to EMI, and excellent shock and vibration resistance, the new 4M MEMS oscillators offer 40 times better reliability and complement Fox's XpressO configurable crystal oscillators as a resilient oscillator option.
This AuSn alloy lid is a component to manufacture the so-called 1210-size crystal oscillators with a mounting area of 1.2 mm x 1.0 mm.
The Pletronics temperature compensated crystal oscillators have been extensively tested and are qualified to be used with Symmetricom SCr and SCe SoftClocks for Network Time Protocol (NTP) and IEEE 1588 Precision Time Protocol (PTP).
Industry executives pointed out that MediaTek has recently placed orders with TXC for 30 million crystal oscillators while placing an additional order with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co.
SSB phase noise, amplitude noise, AM noise measurement, additive or residual noise characterization, and baseband noise measurements up to 6 GHz can easily be made for sources such as crystal oscillators, PLL synthesizers, clocks, phase-locked VCOs, and DROs.
SSB phase noise, amplitude noise, AM noise measurement, additive or residual noise characterization, and baseband noise measurements up to 6GHz can easily be made for sources such as crystal oscillators, PLL synthesizers, clocks, phase-locked VCOs, DROs, and many others.