Coherent detection of binary ask signals
The two levels of the binary signal can be 0 volt Logic 0 and 1 volt Logic1. There are coherent detection of binary ask signals methods of generating ASK signals. A band pass filter is used to extract any of the harmonics, thus generating the ASK signal. Here the base band signal is added to the carrier oscillations and squaring the sum gives the cross product, which is the desired modulation term. The principle is very simple.
Other wise if this pin is grounded output will be absent. Thus Appling the message information in 4th pin we can get ASK signal. ASK detection can be of two types, either coherent or incoherent. Coherent demodulators maintain precise timing phase of the incoming carrier. Incoherent demodulators do not maintain this phase and essentially perform a non-linear operation on the modulating signal to retrieve the base band amplitude. It simply retranslates the frequencies of the incoming waveform down to the base band.
This is done by multiplying or heterodyning the incoming ASK waveform with a local oscillator matched to the carrier. Here a square law device is used whose output is passed through a low pass filter. The output of the filter is then fed to a non-linear device to take its square root so that the base band amplitude is retrieved.
In practical field ASK detection, incoherent detection is more preferred than coherent detection because generating same carrier signal in the receiver side requires complicated circuitry and added cost. An envelop detector is sufficient to detect ASK signal. Envelop detector is a combination of a diode and a parallel RC network.
Signal is rectified in diode and the RC network is designed in such a way that it keeps the peak amplitude voltage for small amount of time for proper detection. After this, for taking decision fo logic 1 or 0, comparators are used. Comparators are Op-Amps operated is differential mode. One of the input terminal is kept at reference voltage and signal is applied at the other terminal. There are two type of comparator Positive and Negative comparator. If signal is applied to Non-inverting terminal then it is Positive coherent detection of binary ask signals.
Positive comparator gives high when signal coherent detection of binary ask signals is greater than reference voltage. If signal is applied to inverting terminal then it is Negative comparator. Negative comparator gives high when signal level is less than reference voltage. The operation of comparator is simple. It either works in Inverting Positive comparator or Non-Inverting mode Negative comparator with very high feed-back resistance means very high gain i.
In our project we uses simple envelope detector followed by three-stage magnitude comparator and a level translator. After the envelope detection signal is fed to three-stage magnitude comparator. Three-stage comparator is used for reliable signal detection and noise rejection.
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