Direct-Conversion Receiver

Description: A radio receiver design that demodulates the incoming radio signal using synchronous detection driven by a local oscillator whose frequency is identical to, or very close to the carrier frequency of the intended signal (source)

Example: None

Synonym(s): DCR, Homodyne, Synchrodyne, Zero-IF Receiver

Element Segments: Space Segment, Ground Segment

Element Families: Communications, Computer Hardware, Signal Processing, Software

Crosswalk Identifiers

Microsoft Academic
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