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Definition of the noun oscilloscope

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noun - plural: oscilloscopes

  1. electronic equipment that provides visual images of varying electrical quantities

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  1. An electronic measuring instrument that creates a visible two-dimensional graph, on a screen, of one or more continuously varying voltages or currents.

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Google previewMeasurement, Instrumentation, and Sensors Handbook, Second Edition (2014)

Electromagnetic, Optical, Radiation, Chemical, and Biomedical Measurement by John G. Webster, Halit Eren

The oscilloscope is an instrument that presents a graphical display of its input voltage as a function of time.

It is often described as the “screwdriver of the electronic engineer” because the oscilloscope is the most fundamental...

To accurately display rapidly changing signals, the oscilloscope is a high-bandwidth device.

Google previewElectrical Measurement, Signal Processing, and Displays (2003)

by John G. Webster

The oscilloscope is an electronic instrument that presents a high-fidelity graphical display of the rapidly changing voltage at its input terminals.

To accurately display rapidly changing signals, the oscilloscope is a high bandwidth device.

Google previewMeasurement and Instrumentation Principles (2001)

by Alan S Morris

An analogue storage oscilloscope is a conventional oscilloscope that has a special phosphorescent coating on its...

One difference compared with a normal analogue oscilloscope is that the output display consists of a sequence of dots rather ...

Google previewBuild Your Own Transistor Radios (2012)

A Hobbyist's Guide to High-Performance and Low-Powered Radio Circuits by Ronald Quan

An oscilloscope is a voltage-measuring device that allows one to view voltages as a function of time. This instrument is useful in measuring signals from oscillators, amplifiers, and tuned RF circuits, as well as the AM signal. But an oscilloscope ...

Google previewSound Systems: Design and Optimization (2012)

Modern Techniques and Tools for Sound System Design and Alignment by Bob McCarthy

Martin Carillo Oscilloscope An oscilloscope is a waveform analysis device. Electrical signals are displayed as voltage over time. Both axes are independently adjustable, allowing for the monitoring of virtually any electrical signal. DC voltage ...

Google previewIntroduction to Biomedical Engineering Technology, Second Edition (2011)

by Laurence J. Street

oScilloScopeS An oscilloscope is a device that can display a graph of voltage versus time. This is used to measure the signals found in electronic devices for troubleshooting or calibration. Oscilloscopes have a wide range of capabilities and ...

Google previewCCNP Wireless (642-732 CUWSS) Quick Reference (2012)

by D. J. Henry

An oscilloscope is a tool commonly used to visualize time domain graphs for signals. A frequency domain graph illustrates how much of a given signal is detected in each frequency band, over a range of frequencies. A spectrum analyzer is an ...

Google previewVibration and Wear in High Speed Rotating Machinery (2012)

by Júlio M. Montalvão e Silva, F. Pina da Silva

A four channel oscilloscope is the most useful as four time wave traces can be observed or two orbits can be observed. The two drive end sensors can be displayed simultaneously with the two driven end pair of sensors. Oscilloscopes are ...

Google previewASE Automotive Service Excellence A1-A8 ASE Review (2016)

ASE Automotive Service Excellence A1-A8 ASE Review by Karen Neumann, Richard Cree, Reginald Joines

Oscilloscope is a device for showing waveforms. For the sake of providing information in accepted and accurate standard, it is referred as a device that uses a cathode ray tube to produce a visual record of an electrical current on a fluorescent ...

Google previewMicrowave and Wireless Measurement Techniques (2013)

by Nuno Borges Carvalho, Dominique Schreurs

An oscilloscope is a time-domain-based instrument. Even though the FFT can be used to obtain the corresponding frequency spectrum, most wireless engineers prefer to work with instrumentation such as SAs and VSAs. One of the reason for ...

Google previewASE A1-A8 ASE Certification Test Prep (2016)

ASE Study Guide & Practice Tests: A Series Study Guide Bundle A1-A8 by Delmar, Cengage Learning, Maryann Landmann, Andre Goetsch

Oscilloscope is a device for showing waveforms. For the sake of providing information in accepted and accurate standard, it is referred as a device that uses a cathode ray tube to produce a visual record of an electrical current on a fluorescent ...

Google previewSound System Design and Optimization (2009)

Modern Technoques and Tools for Sound System Design and Alignment by Bob McCarthy

An oscilloscope is a waveform analysis device. Electrical signals are displayed as voltage over time. Both axes are independently adjustable, allowing for the monitoring of virtually any electrical signal. DC voltage, line voltage, and audio ...

Google previewSmith and Aitkenhead's Textbook of Anaesthesia E-Book (2013)

by Alan R. Aitkenhead, Jonathan Thompson, David J. Rowbotham, Iain Moppett

The cathode ray oscilloscope is an effective screenbased display for continuous ...

Google previewElectromagnetic Compatibility (2016)

Methods, Analysis, Circuits, and Measurement, Third Edition by David A. Weston

When measurements of transient noise in the time domain are required, an oscilloscope is the correct instrument to use. Another limitation is the ...

Google previewThe Audio Recording Handbook (2001)

by Alan P. Kefauver

THE OSCILLOSCOPE The oscilloscope is an effective monitor of 40 THE AUDIO RECORDING ...

Google previewASE Automotive Service Excellence A1-A8 exam Study Guide with 500 Questions (2016)

ASE Automotive Service Excellence A1-A8 exam Study Guide with 500 Questions by Alisa Utomo, Heidi Schneider, Trent Vanotti

Oscilloscope is a device for showing waveforms. For the sake of providing information in accepted and accurate standard, it is referred as a device that uses a cathode ray tube to produce a visual record of an electrical current on a fluorescent ...

Google previewElectromagnetic Compatibility Engineering (2011)

by Henry W. Ott

An oscilloscope is an often overlooked, but excellent, device for measuring white noise. One advantage it has over all other indicators is that the waveshape being measured can be seen. In this way, you can be sure that you are measuring the ...

Google previewBuilding Valve Amplifiers (2013)

by Morgan Jones

A mixed signal oscilloscope is a combination of a logic analyser and an oscilloscope, so it might have 16 digital channels and two analogue. A record length specification might again quote 2 Mpt total, but in the fine print note that this is when ...

Google previewReference Data for Engineers (2002)

Radio, Electronics, Computer, and Communications by Wendy Middleton, Mac E. Van Valkenburg

While the oscilloscope is the basic tool for time-domain analysis, the spectrum analyzer provides a display of signal amplitude as a function of frequency and is the basic tool for frequency-domain analysis. The relationship between the time ...

Google previewMaking Things Talk (2011)

Using Sensors, Networks, and Arduino to See, Hear, and Feel Your World by Tom Igoe

An oscilloscope is a tool for viewing the changes in an electrical signal over time. You can change the sensitivity of its voltage reading (in volts per division of the screen) and of the time interval (in seconds, milliseconds, or microseconds per ...

Google previewThe Complete Idiot's Guide to Buying a Piano (2008)

by Jennifer B. Flinn, Marty C. Flinn

An oscilloscope is an instrument that can visually display sound waves. A sine wave is a graphic representation of a wave form. American Tone Signature On ...

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