Dual-Phase Lock-In Amplifier Based on FPGA for Low-Frequencies Experiments
AbstractPhotothermal techniques allow the detection of characteristics of material without invading it. Researchers have developed hardware for some specific Phase and Amplitude detection (Lock-In Function) applications, eliminating space and unnecessary electronic functions, among others. This work shows the development of a Digital Lock-In Amplifier based on a Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) for low-frequency applications. This system allows selecting and generating the appropriated frequency depending on the kind of experiment or material studied. The results show good frequency stability in the order of 1.0 × 10−9 Hz, which is considered good linearity and repeatability response for the most common Laboratory Amplitude and Phase Shift detection devices, with a low error and standard deviation. View Full-Text
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Macias-Bobadilla, G.; Rodríguez-Reséndiz, J.; Mota-Valtierra, G.; Soto-Zarazúa, G.; Méndez-Loyola, M.; Garduño-Aparicio, M. Dual-Phase Lock-In Amplifier Based on FPGA for Low-Frequencies Experiments. Sensors 2016, 16, 379.
Macias-Bobadilla G, Rodríguez-Reséndiz J, Mota-Valtierra G, Soto-Zarazúa G, Méndez-Loyola M, Garduño-Aparicio M. Dual-Phase Lock-In Amplifier Based on FPGA for Low-Frequencies Experiments. Sensors. 2016; 16(3):379.Chicago/Turabian Style
Macias-Bobadilla, Gonzalo; Rodríguez-Reséndiz, Juvenal; Mota-Valtierra, Georgina; Soto-Zarazúa, Genaro; Méndez-Loyola, Maurino; Garduño-Aparicio, Mariano. 2016. "Dual-Phase Lock-In Amplifier Based on FPGA for Low-Frequencies Experiments." Sensors 16, no. 3: 379.
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