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PLL Performance for Signals in the Presence of Thermal noise, Phase noise, and Ionospheric Scintillation

@inproceedings{Yu2006PLLPF,
  title={PLL Performance for Signals in the Presence of Thermal noise, Phase noise, and Ionospheric Scintillation},
  author={W. Yu and G{\'e}rard Lachapelle and Susan Skone},
  year={2006}
}
Performance of several carrier tracking loops are evaluated by the wideband data that mimic the real ionospheric scintillation. To accommodate the deficiency of the receiver’s oscillator, six-state dynamic model driven by Gaussian-distributed random samples is used to simulate the phase noise inherited by the imperfect crystal unit. Ionospheric scintillation is associated with the deep power fades and drastic phase variation. The scintillation model proposed by MITRE is employed in this paper… Expand
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