Difference between revisions of "Category:Oscillators"

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*'''[[:Category:Crystal oscillators|Crystal oscillators]]''' - an electronic oscillator that uses the mechanical resonance of a vibrating crystal to create a precise electrical frequency
 
*'''[[:Category:Crystal oscillators|Crystal oscillators]]''' - an electronic oscillator that uses the mechanical resonance of a vibrating crystal to create a precise electrical frequency
 
*'''[[:Category:Electric oscillators|Electric oscillators]]''' - an electrical circuit that produces a repetitive electronic signal  
 
*'''[[:Category:Electric oscillators|Electric oscillators]]''' - an electrical circuit that produces a repetitive electronic signal  
*'''[[:Category:Injection-locked oscillators|Injection-locked oscillators]]''' - or ILO, an oscillator in which the local oscillation can locked to the frequency and phase of external injection signals
 
 
*'''[[:Category:Microwave oscillators|Microwave oscillators]]''' - an electron tube or semiconductor device used for generating microwave radiation or voltage waveforms with microwave frequency
 
*'''[[:Category:Microwave oscillators|Microwave oscillators]]''' - an electron tube or semiconductor device used for generating microwave radiation or voltage waveforms with microwave frequency
 
*'''[[:Category:Ring oscillators|Ring oscillators]]''' - a device composed of an odd number of NOT gates whose output oscillates between two voltage levels, representing either "true" or "false"
 
*'''[[:Category:Ring oscillators|Ring oscillators]]''' - a device composed of an odd number of NOT gates whose output oscillates between two voltage levels, representing either "true" or "false"
*'''[[:Category:Voltage-controlled oscillators|Voltage-controlled oscillators]]''' - or VCO, an oscillator designed to be controlled in frequency by a voltage input
 
  
 
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Revision as of 17:47, 14 April 2014

Old crystal oscillator removed from legacy computer equipment- Image by Mataresephotos

Various kinds of oscillators and their applications related to electric devices

Subcategories

  • Crystal oscillators - an electronic oscillator that uses the mechanical resonance of a vibrating crystal to create a precise electrical frequency
  • Electric oscillators - an electrical circuit that produces a repetitive electronic signal
  • Microwave oscillators - an electron tube or semiconductor device used for generating microwave radiation or voltage waveforms with microwave frequency
  • Ring oscillators - a device composed of an odd number of NOT gates whose output oscillates between two voltage levels, representing either "true" or "false"