Multi-Carrier Intermodulation Performance in SSPAs

Teledyne Paradise Datacom - Intermod Performance Calculator

Multi-Carrier Intermodulation Performance in Solid State Power Amplifiers

Enter the SSPA Operating Parameters
Measured P1dB of SSPA in dBm
Operating Level in Backoff from P1dB
Measured Two-Tone IMD Level at the specified Backoff level in dBc
Number of Carriers (enter 1000 for Noise Power Ratio approximation)
Results

Total Aggregate
Output Power

Approximate Power
per Carrier

Multicarrier
Intermod Response

dBm dBm dBc
Watts Watts

The IMD calculator represents an approximation of multicarrier intermod performance based on the measured Two-Tone performance. It does not represent a guarantee of amplifier performance.