Antenna Noise Temperature

Description: The temperature of a hypothetical resistor at the input of an ideal noise-free receiver that would generate the same output noise power per unit bandwidth as that at the antenna output at a specified frequency (source)

Example: 290 K

Synonym(s): None

Element Segments: Space Segment, Ground Segment

Element Families: Communications, Signal Processing

Crosswalk Identifiers

Microsoft Academic
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World of Physics