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Oscilloscopes, 5th Edition by Ian Hickman

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Index
ADC (analogue to digital
converter), 115, 132, 141
flash, 128
resolution, 129
SAR (successive
approximation), 128
Add
see
Vertical modes
Alias, -ing, 104
detect circuit, 136
perceptual, 132, 136
Alternate
see
Vertical mode,
Display, Trace
Aluminising, 177, 187
Arming, 24, 25, 121
Astigmatism, 20, 177
Attenuator (input), 200
Auto brightline
see
Brightline
Averaging, 138
exponential, 140
stable, 141
Axis, 1
Babysitting, I46, 147
Backup, batteries, 20
Balanced, 69, 190
TDR measurements, 161
circuits, 69
measurements, 69
Bandwidth, 18, 73, 82, 140, 193,
197
analogue (of DSO), 128
limit(ing), 22
optical, 169-
real time, 125
resolution, 164
single shot, 125, 128
video, 160, 164
Battery, -ies:
dry, rechargeable, 150
charger, 150
Beam, 176-
dual, 65
flood,
see
Cathode ray tube
BER (bit error rate), 75
Blanking, 97, 179
Blooming (of storage crt trace),
249
Brightline, 16
Brilliance:
control, 11
modulation
see
Z modulation
Burn(ing), 12
Calibration, 28
scope cal output, 22
calibrators, 45
Cameras (scope), 42-45
Cartesian
see
Coordinates
Cascode, 191-
Cathode-ray tube (c.r.t.), 8, 117,
176
dual beam, 66, 67
electrostatic deflection, 176
magnetic deflection, 176
long persistence,
see
Phosphor
microchannel plate, 186
screen, 176-
single beam, 65
258
Oscilloscopes
Caihodc-ray
tubc
(c.r.1.)
-
corzid.
storage:
2
13
direct view, 2
13-
mllect.or,
2
17-
erasing,
221
flood gun, 220-
phosphor target, 22
1
transmission, 240-
bistable, 242
half-tone, 243-
auto erase,
230,
240
save mode, 245
variable persistence,
245
transfer, 246-
CCDs (charge coupled devices),
Chop
see
Vcrtical
inodes
CMRR,
69
Comrnon
mode,
22,
69,
I62
Compensation,
193
rrrtittrr
--,
105
Cornponeni tester, 85
Contrast,
225-,
243-
Coordiriatcs,
1,
2
Coupling,
I3
Crosstalk, 67, 162
Current mirror, 207
Cursor (measurements), 26, 27
indirect view, 247-
130
Delay: 26
cable,
188
line, 93, 105, 172,
188
pre
(post)
trigger,
see
Trigger (ing)
Digital storage oscilloscope,
Disasserriblcrs, 167
r)isconrinuity,
see
Rcflcction.
Dispersion,
set’
Span
115-148
Display,
132
AltlChop,
29
Hi[-inapped, 76, 117, 143
Falsc,
103
Disturtiori,
80
crossover,
8
I
tutal harmonic,
81
Distributed amplifier, 89
Dot joining,
see
Interpolation,
Droirivich transmitter, 72
DSO,
see
Digital storage
DSP (digital signal processing), 76
linear
oscilloscope
ECI.
(emittcr couplcd logic), 50,
Electron,
3,
2
15-
148
gun,
177-
microchannel
+
miiltiplier
platc,
1x7
EMC:
(electromagnetic
coriipatitdity),
158
Erivclopc
iiiodc,
143, 145, 147
Eqiiivalcnt
timc
niodr,
326-
Expansion:
Eve diagrams, 73-
post
storage
-,
178
Field grid,
181
Filters, 48, 49
Flicker, 6,
66
Floodheam, floodgun,
see
Beam
and Cathode ray tube
Flyback (blanking), 6, 125, 179,
189
Focus,
12,
20, 177
control, 12,
20,
176
clcctrodc,
177
Fq;iIig,
45
Chapter title 259
Gate:
output pulses (A and B), 30
memory-, 98
Gaussian distribution, 230
Geometry, 178
Gilbert cell, 199
Glitch capture, 124, 146
GPIB (IEEE488) bus, 30
Graph, 1-
Graticule(s), 4, 12, 16, 20, 46, 187
illumination, 12, 20
special (TV etc.), 49
Hardcopy output, 155
Harmonic(s), 82
hertz, 6
I.C.,
see
Integrated circuit.
Implosion guard, 187
Input:
-
attenuator, 90
x *-, 12
Integrate mode, 235
Integrated circuits, 189, 198-
Intensity, 11, 20
Modulation,
see
Modulation
Interpolation (linear, pulse, sine),
125, 130, 132, 144
Invert,
see
Vertical modes
LED light emitting diode, 169
Line (mains),
see
Mains
Line (TV sync),
see
Triggering.
Linear interpolation,
see
Interpolation.
Lissajous figures, 16, 70-72
Liquid crystal display,
see
LCD
Logic state analysers,
see
LSAs
Long-tailed pair, 190-
LSAs, 166
MAG-nifier, 23
Mains supply:
indicator (light), 11
isolation, 49-51
Memory:
acquisition, 124
display, 125
Miller effect, 191
Mismatch, 160
Mode:
Alt/Chop, 22, 67,
Envelope,
see
envelope
Epson Quad Graphics-, 159
Noise, 63, 64, 75, 81, 90, 103,
109, 138-220
signal to noise ratio, 75, 140-
Nyquist rate, 133, 144
Jitter, 110,
Kickout,
see
Sampling gate
LCD liquid crystal display, 1, 3,
117, I37
Optical time-domain
reflectometer,
see
OTR
Optoelectronics, 168
Origin, i
Oscilloscope (scope):
battery operated, 50, 149-
digital sampling, 171

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