Typical carrier frequency for amplitude modulation

  1. What is a typical carrier frequency for amplitude modulation? In particular, for amplitude modulation in spectroscopy.
     
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  3. f95toli

    f95toli 2,398
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    It can be any frequency you want, AM is used from tens of Hz up to optical frequencies.
    Likewise, spectroscopy is done using EM radiaton from the whole spectrum: from radio waves up to gamma radiation.
     
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