Chapter 5 Excerpt from Advanced Phase-Lock Applications- Frequency Synthesis, J.A. Crawford.
“Charge-Pump Noise Models for PLLs,” J.A. Crawford.
“Understanding the Specifics of Sampling in Synthesis- Part I,” J.A. Crawford, Microwaves, Aug. 1984.
“Extending Sampling to Type-2 Phase-Locked Loops- Part II,” J.A. Crawford, Microwaves, Sept. 1984 .
“The Misunderstood Phase/Frequency Detector,” rf design, J.A. Crawford, Feb. 1985.
“Synthesizer Designs Minimize Phase Noise in Cellular Systems,” J.A. Crawford, Microwaves & RF, Jan. 1993.
“MACSET: Macroscopic Modeling of Phase-Locked Loops Used for Frequency Synthesis,” J.A. Crawford, 1988.
“The Phase-Locked Loop Concept for Frequency Synthesis,” J.A. Crawford, 1987.
“Phase-Locked Loop Concept for Synthesis- Time Domain ,” J.A. Crawford, 1987.
“Effects of Small Contaminating Signals in Nonlinear Elements Used in Frequency Synthesis and Conversion,” W.F. Egan, July 1981 (Reprinted in Frequency Stability: Fundamentals and Measurement, 1983, IEEE Press.
“A GSM Modulator Using a Delta-Sigma Frequency Discriminator Based Synthesizer,” W.T. Bax.
“Phase-Locked Loop Phase Noise Assessment,” J.A. Crawford.
“PLL Basics- Loop Filter Design,” Fujitsu.
“Derivation of the Fractional-N Phase Noise Formula,” J.A. Crawford
“Potato Cannon with Arduino-Based Chronograph- Part II (Wrap-Up)”, J.A. Crawford.
“Potato Cannon With Arduino-Based Chronograph- Part I,” J.A. Crawford.
“Moveable 4×10 Workbench with Pneumatic Lift,” J.A. Crawford.
“Dreaded Interview Questions- Part I,” J.A. Crawford.
“Start-Up Company: Opportunity or Just a Job?”, J.A. Crawford, Dec. 2003.
“Pendulums and Elliptic Integrals,” J.A. Crawford. Derivation of the formula involved with pendulum motion with specific attention to the calculation of elliptic integrals and accurate time domain simulation using numerical methods.
“Random Variable Sums and the Central Limit Theorem,” J.A. Crawford, Feb. 2005.
“Current Flow in a Conductive Sheet,” J.A. Crawford, May. 2008.
“A Low Noise Oscillator,” Masters Thesis, June 1967, E. Janning.
“Quartz Crystal Resonators and Oscillators for Frequency Control and Timing Applications: A Tutorial,” J.R. Vig, U.S. Army CECOM, January 2000.
“VCOs for Mobile Communications,” H. Yabuki, M. Sagawa, M. Makimoto.
“Low Noise Oscillator Design,” R. Muat, A. Upham, Hewlett Packard (circa 1981).
“A Simple Analytic Method for Transistor Oscillator Design,” A. Grebennikov.
“Fundamentals of Quartz Oscillators,” Application Note 200-2, Hewlett-Packard.
Chapter 9 of Advanced Phase-Lock Techniques is devoted entirely to oscillators.
“PLL Terminology,” J.A. Crawford, Jan. 2008.
“Digital Redesign of Continuous-Time Phase-Locked Loops,” J.A. Crawford, April 2005.
PLL Tutorial: “Phase-Locked Loops- A Broad Perspective” J.A. Crawford.
A broad mathematical perspective on PLLs for frequency synthesis, carrier tracking, bit symbol timing recovery, and estimation theory.
“Introduction to Phase-Locked Loop System Modeling,” Wen Li, Jason Meiners
“Phase-Locked Loop Design Fundamentals,” Motorola, AN535 (Classic)
“GMSK Translation Phase-Locked Loop,” J.A. Crawford
Appendix 6C from 2008 text Advanced Phase-Lock Techniques
Appendix 6D from 2008 text Advanced Phase-Lock Techniques
Appendix 7A from 2008 text Advanced Phase-Lock Techniques
“Introduction To Phase-Lock Loop System Modeling,” Wen Li
“Extending the Range and Accuracy of Phase Noise Measurements,” F.L. Walls, et al., NIST.
“Accurate Measurements of Power Spectral Density of Phase Noise in Devices,” F.L. Walls, S.R. Stein, NIST.
“The Art of Phase Noise Measurement,” D. Scherer, May 1983.
“PLL Phase Noise Performance Assessment (Example),”,J.A. Crawford.
“Low Noise Frequency Synthesis,” F.L. Walls, C.M. Felton, NIST.
“Design Principles and Test Methods for Low Phase Noise RF and Microwave Sources,” D. Scherer, 1980.
“Generation of Low Phase Noise Microwave Signals,” Dieter Scherer, Sept. 1981.
Phase Noise Measurement Seminar, Hewlett-Packard Spokane Division, 1983.
“Specifying Local Oscillator Phase Noise Performance- How Good is Good Enough?”, R. Gilmore.
“Some Aspects of the Theory and Measurement of Frequency Fluctuation in Frequency Standards,” L.S. Cutler, C.L. Searle, 1966 (Classic, reprinted in Frequency Stability: Fundamentals and Measurement, IEEE Press, 1983).
“Phase Noise Measurement Using a High Resolution Counter with On-Line Data Processing,” L. Peregrino, D. Ricci, 1976 (Classic, reprinted in Frequency Stability: Fundamentals and Measurement, IEEE Press, 1983).
“Phase Noise Measurement,” Lance, A., Seal, W., TRW.
“Multimedia Over Wireless Home Networks,” J.A. Crawford, D.N. Critchlow, October 2003, presented at Fall 2003 Communication Design Conference (Power Point Slides).
“Multimedia Over Wireless Home Networks,” J.A. Crawford, D.N. Critchlow, October 2003, presented at Fall 2003 Communication Design Conference (Paper).
“Steps for Delivering Multimedia Over 5 GHz WLAN,” J.A. Crawford, D.N. Critchlow, CommsDesign, 26 Feb. 2004.
“Propagation Losses at 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz,” R. Wilson (from Magis Networks website).
“Air-5 Field Test Results for High-QoS Applications,” J.A. Crawford (from Magis Networks website).
“Air-5 In-Home Field Testing Results, Report 2,” J.A. Crawford (from Magis Networks website).