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Coupled Nonlinear Transmission Lines for Doubling Repetition Rate of Incident Pulse Streams

By Koichi Narahara
Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 16, 69-78, 2010
doi:10.2528/PIERL10070106

Abstract

We investigated the properties of pulse propagation on coupled nonlinear transmission lines to develop a method for doubling repetition rate of incident pulse streams. Coupled nonlinear transmission lines are two transmission lines with regularly spaced Schottky varactors coupled with each other. It is found that both of the modes developed in a coupled line can support soliton-like pulses because of Schottky varactors. We discuss the fundamental properties of each soliton-like pulse, including the width and velocity, and propose a method of doubling repetition rate of incident pulse streams by managing these soliton-like pulses.

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Koichi Narahara, "Coupled Nonlinear Transmission Lines for Doubling Repetition Rate of Incident Pulse Streams," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 16, 69-78, 2010.
doi:10.2528/PIERL10070106
http://www.jpier.org/PIERL/pier.php?paper=10070106

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