DS8VM1 MTCA.4 Direct Sampling/Vector Modulator RTM

The DS8VM1 is an eight channel direct sampling/one channel vector modulator MTCA.4 RTM that was developed at DESY and is build by Struck under license of DESY.

The card can be used with DESY's DAMC-DS800, the 125 MSPS 16-bit SIS8300-L and the 250 MSPS 16-bit SIS8325 digitizer AMCs. vertical bar


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Central Design Parameters

  • MTCA.4 (µTCA for Physics) RTM Implementation
  • Class A1.1 compatible
  • 8 channels AC 5...400 MHz
  • 2 channels DC DC to 400 MHz
  • One channel vector modulator 0.05 to 6.0 GHz
  • 8 Channel FBM multi coax. connector (CH1 to CH8)
  • SMA vector modulator output
  • ADC clock from front panel or RF backplane
  • RF reference from front panel or RF backplane
  • I2C support
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    Block Diagram

    DS8VM1 block diagram vertical bar

    under license from DESY