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# EE 182 Assignment 1: (Power and Noise Calculations) 1.

What is the S/N at the output of an amplifier whose NF = 10 dB and the input S/N = 25 dB? 2. A network has a loss of 20 dB. What power ratio corresponds to this loss? 3. The input current of a network is 190 uA and the output is 1.3 uA. The loss in dB is _________. 4. What is the equivalent output of a circuit in dB m if it has an output of 10 watts? 5. If four networks connected in series have gains of -0.5 dB, 0.3 dB, -2 dB and 6.8 dB, the overall gain is 6. If you have available number of power amplifiers with a gain of 100 each, how many such amplifiers do you need to cascade to give an overall gain of 60 dB? 7. The input is 1 W and the network loss is 27 dB, the output is _______. 8. A filter has a voltage gain of -12 dB. If the input voltage is 48 volts, the output voltage is 9. An amplifier operating over a 4 MHz BW has a 100 ohm input resistance and is operating at 300K. Determine the noise power generated. 10. An amplifier with an input resistance of 1000 is operating over a 4 MHz bandwidth. Calculate the rms noise voltage if the amplifier is operating at 27 C. 11. Determine the noise current for a diode with a forward bias of 3.5 mA over a 100 kHz BW. 12. Determine the open circuit noise current in 1 Hz of bandwidth at 290 K for a diode biased at 1mA. 13. Two resistors, 20 K and 50 k at ambient temperature. Calculate, for a bandwidth equal to 100 kHz, the thermal noise voltage for the two resistors connected in parallel. 14. Calculate the noise voltage at the input of a TV RF amplifier using a device that has a 200- equivalent noise resistance and a 300- input resistor. The bandwidth of the amplifier is 6 MHz and the temperature is 17 C. 15. Given a 3 stage system with an input power Pin=-26 dBm and the power gains of the 3 stages of Ap1=23 dB, Ap2=-3dB, Ap3=16dB, determine the output power Pout in dBm and watts. 16. Determine the overall noise factor and noise figure for 3 cascades of amps with the ff parameters: A1 = 10 dB A2 = 10 dB A3 = 20 dB NF1 = 3 dB NF2 = 6 dB NF3 = 10 dB

EE 182 Assignment 1: (Power and Noise Calculations) 1. What is the S/N at the output of an amplifier whose NF = 10 dB and the input S/N = 25 dB? 2. A network has a loss of 20 dB. What power ratio corresponds to this loss? 3. The input current of a network is 190 uA and the output is 1.3 uA. The loss in dB is _________. 4. What is the equivalent output of a circuit in dB m if it has an output of 10 watts? 5. If four networks connected in series have gains of -0.5 dB, 0.3 dB, -2 dB and 6.8 dB, the overall gain is 6. If you have available number of power amplifiers with a gain of 100 each, how many such amplifiers do you need to cascade to give an overall gain of 60 dB? 7. The input is 1 W and the network loss is 27 dB, the output is _______. 8. A filter has a voltage gain of -12 dB. If the input voltage is 48 volts, the output voltage is 9. An amplifier operating over a 4 MHz BW has a 100 ohm input resistance and is operating at 300K. Determine the noise power generated. 10. An amplifier with an input resistance of 1000 is operating over a 4 MHz bandwidth. Calculate the rms noise voltage if the amplifier is operating at 27 C. 11. Determine the noise current for a diode with a forward bias of 3.5 mA over a 100 kHz BW. 12. Determine the open circuit noise current in 1 Hz of bandwidth at 290 K for a diode biased at 1mA. 13. Two resistors, 20 K and 50 k at ambient temperature. Calculate, for a bandwidth equal to 100 kHz, the thermal noise voltage for the two resistors connected in parallel. 14. Calculate the noise voltage at the input of a TV RF amplifier using a device that has a 200- equivalent noise resistance and a 300- input resistor. The bandwidth of the amplifier is 6 MHz and the temperature is 17 C. 15. Given a 3 stage system with an input power Pin=-26 dBm and the power gains of the 3 stages of Ap1=23 dB, Ap2=-3dB, Ap3=16dB, determine the output power Pout in dBm and watts. 16. Determine the overall noise factor and noise figure for 3 cascades of amps with the ff parameters: A1 = 10 dB A2 = 10 dB A3 = 20 dB NF1 = 3 dB NF2 = 6 dB NF3 = 10 dB