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The Windows ® program to reveal the load on the output of a matching network

This graphics-intensive program reveals the load on the output of a matching-network, based on measurements of the components in that network. Adjust the network (tuner) for a flat input, measure or look up the network component values and you will immmediately see the R and jX values of the load on the network, presented as both a schematic with the component values and as a Smith Chart normalized to the specified system impedance.

Current version is 2.00; size is 1.4 MB

Here are the highlights of this program:
  • Enter the operating frequency, system impedance, network topology and its component values. Returned are the R and jX values for the load on the output of the network.

  • The program will reveal the R and jX values which the network can handle, by entering the minimum and maximum values of the components.

  • The program handles all eight commonly-used network topologies, including all four (highpass and lowpasss) L-networks, highpass and lowpass T-networks and highpass and lowpass PI-networks.