Gain is the amplification factor and the extent to
which an analog amplifier boosts the strength of a signal.
Amplification factors are usually expressed in terms of power. The
decibel (dB) is the most common way of quantifying the gain of an
Article ID: 179, Created: July 14, 2009 at 2:19 PM, Modified: July 14, 2009 at 2:19 PM