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By G. Duteil, F. Colombel, S. Avrillon, P. Le Cam, and J. P. Harel

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This paper describes experimental studies of passive intermodulation due to metal-metal contacts. These studies cover the in uence of roughness surface pro le and of the thin native oxide layer on PIM value versus contact axial forces. A complete description of a dedicated test bench used during di erent studies is done. Moreover, obtained results are compared to observations published earlier.

G. Duteil, F. Colombel, S. Avrillon, P. Le Cam, and J. P. Harel, "Experimental Studies of Passive Intermodulation in Metal-to-Metal Contacts," Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, Vol. 60, 67-73, 2017.

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