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Compensation of sampling oscilloscope trigger jitter by an In-phase and quadrature referencing technique

  title={Compensation of sampling oscilloscope trigger jitter by an In-phase and quadrature referencing technique},
  author={David A. Humphreys and F. Bernard},
An improved time-referencing technique, realised using commercial microwave components, has been used to improve the measurement jitter performance of a sampling oscilloscope. The limiting residual rms jitter is approximately 185 fs. The measured peak-to-peak jitter of a transition of a 10 Gb/s data stream was reduced from 7.9 ps to 3.8 ps. A 60 GHz RF signal was measured simultaneously with a 10 GHz reference signal. 

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