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Re: Day 1: What Is an S-Parameter?
Alfred P. Neves - WRT   1/20/2014 1:02:22 PM
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? why you recommend don't use smooth funciton average function

 

ans:  If you use 1kHz IF BW or lower, have a good low noise VNA like ZVA-40 you do not need it, and it masks resonance in systems.   Some VNA's store the touchstone with S-parameter smoothing which creates problems.    You can post process smooth using Matlab very eaisly.   I only smooth group delay btw.   Have a plot of this in day 3 I believe.



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