Power Amplifier Principles and Modern Design Techniques

@inproceedings{Prodanov2008PowerAP,
  title={Power Amplifier Principles and Modern Design Techniques},
  author={Vladimir I. Prodanov and Mihai Banu},
  year={2008}
}
Enabled by Lee de Forest's invention of the vacuum tube triode in 1906, power amplification of electrical signals has played a key function in electronic systems ever since. Mundane devices we take for granted such as the telephone, the radio, or the television would not exist without this capability. Given such a wide application space, it is not surprising that early on electrical engineers have worked out the details of designing good power amplifiers (PAs), first with vacuum tubes, and then… Expand
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