Definition of Quantizer

1. Noun. An electronic device that samples a varying quantity (e.g. a waveform) and generates a digital response ¹



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Definition of Quantizer

1. one that quantizes [n -S] - See also: quantizes

Lexicographical Neighbors of Quantizer

quantity surveyor
quantity theory of money
quantity unit
quantitywise
quantivalence
quantivalences
quantivalent
quantizability
quantizable
quantization
quantizations
quantize
quantized
quantized electronic structure
quantized vortex
quantizer (current term)
quantizers
quantizes
quantizing
quantomania
quanton
quantong
quantongs
quantons
quantophrenia
quantronium
quantroniums
quants
quantum
quantum-entangled

Literary usage of Quantizer

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Multivariate Analysis and Its Applications by Theodore Wilbur Anderson, Kʻai-tʻai Fang, Ingram Olkin (1994)
"An n-level quantizer Q = {y, S} of x consists of (1) a set of output vectors y = {t/1, ... When s > 1 people often call the quantizer a block quantizer, ..."

2. Genomic Signal Processing and Statistics by Edward R Dougherty (2005)
"The optimal quantizer, subject to an entropy constraint, is indeed uniform for a large family of error distributions, but the reconstruction levels are not ..."

3. Advancing Metrology for Electrotechnology to Support the U.S. Economy by Joanne Surrette (1999)
"It combines a very high-speed digital-pattern generator with a Josephson quantizer, and synthesizes ac voltages by summing billions of quantum voltage ..."

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