Abstract

The application of the Electronic Industries Association suggested standard, EIA-512 [1], has been successfully applied to quartz crystal resonators for extraction of the equivalent circuit model parameters. This technique has been shown to be very successful in the operation range to several hundred megahertz. This same technique is proposed to be applied to many differing types of resonators through the full spectrum of frequencies. This thesis will discuss measurement and testing of Surface Acoustic Wave (Saw) resonators at the higher frequencies. The packaging configuration in conjunction with SAW devices can lead to significant parasitic effects. In order to successfully extract the SAW crystal parameters and properly predict the measured frequency response, it is important to model the resulting equivalent circuit. This circuit includes both the quartz crystal resonator and all packaging effects. The approach used has yielded good results in the tested range up to approximately 1 GHz.

Graduation Date

1990

Semester

Fall

Advisor

Malocha, Donald

Degree

Master of Science (M.S.)

College

College of Engineering

Department

Electrical Engineering

Format

PDF

Pages

113 p.

Language

English

Rights

Written permission granted by copyright holder to the University of Central Florida Libraries to digitize and distribute for nonprofit, educational purposes.

Length of Campus-only Access

None

Access Status

Masters Thesis (Open Access)

Identifier

DP0020332

Subjects

Dissertations, Academic -- Engineering; Engineering -- Dissertations, Academic

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