Oscilloscope Probes 201 - Advanced

Oscilloscope Probes 201 - Advanced

Learn advanced oscilloscope probe tips that will give you better measurements in the lab.

Advanced Oscilloscope Probes - 201

In this course, we'll explore some crucial and little-known oscilloscope probe tips and techniques.
Note: while not required, we recommend taking Oscilloscope Probes 101 before this course

Why Oscilloscope Probes 201?

Oscilloscope probes may seem simple, but there are many factors and specs that contribute to probe performance. Understanding these factors is critical for anyone that needs to make accurate, actionable measurements. Your probe choices affect your measurements.

This course explores oscilloscope probe techniques and points out probing pitfalls you need to avoid. After taking this course, you will have confidence that your probes are accurately and effectively sending a quality signal to your oscilloscope.

Who should take this course?

This course is for anyone that makes oscilloscope measurements to design, verify, and test hardware designs. Oscilloscope probe experts and neophytes alike will find tidbits of helpful information to take with them into the lab - in less than 30 minutes!

We'll cover:

  • How to choose the right oscilloscope probe bandwidth
  • Why you should check your probe's derating curve
  • Which oscilloscope probe accessories limit signal distortion
  • How to decrease measurement noise with good oscilloscope probe practices

Duration:

< 30 minutes

Curriculum

  • Introduction - Oscilloscope Probing 201
  • Start Here
  • Course Download
  • Oscilloscope Probing 201 (~23m)
  • Select the Right Probe Bandwidth
  • Check Your Probe's Derating Curve
  • Correct Probe Accessories to Limit Distortion
  • Decrease Noise with Good Probing
  • Almost Done!
  • Final Quiz
  • Oscilloscope Probing 201 Quiz
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Survey - Help Us Improve This Course!

Advanced Oscilloscope Probes - 201

In this course, we'll explore some crucial and little-known oscilloscope probe tips and techniques.
Note: while not required, we recommend taking Oscilloscope Probes 101 before this course

Why Oscilloscope Probes 201?

Oscilloscope probes may seem simple, but there are many factors and specs that contribute to probe performance. Understanding these factors is critical for anyone that needs to make accurate, actionable measurements. Your probe choices affect your measurements.

This course explores oscilloscope probe techniques and points out probing pitfalls you need to avoid. After taking this course, you will have confidence that your probes are accurately and effectively sending a quality signal to your oscilloscope.

Who should take this course?

This course is for anyone that makes oscilloscope measurements to design, verify, and test hardware designs. Oscilloscope probe experts and neophytes alike will find tidbits of helpful information to take with them into the lab - in less than 30 minutes!

We'll cover:

  • How to choose the right oscilloscope probe bandwidth
  • Why you should check your probe's derating curve
  • Which oscilloscope probe accessories limit signal distortion
  • How to decrease measurement noise with good oscilloscope probe practices

Duration:

< 30 minutes

Curriculum

  • Introduction - Oscilloscope Probing 201
  • Start Here
  • Course Download
  • Oscilloscope Probing 201 (~23m)
  • Select the Right Probe Bandwidth
  • Check Your Probe's Derating Curve
  • Correct Probe Accessories to Limit Distortion
  • Decrease Noise with Good Probing
  • Almost Done!
  • Final Quiz
  • Oscilloscope Probing 201 Quiz
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Survey - Help Us Improve This Course!