Technologies http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Measuring Modern Pulsed Radar Signals http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/measuring-modern-pulsed-radar-signals <div class="field-byline"> Robin Jackman </div> <div class="field-deck"> Measurements in the frequency domain and time domain with spectrum analyzers and oscilloscopes can help evaluate the pulsed signals found in modern radar systems. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The capabilities of modern spectrum analyzers, oscilloscopes, and real-time analyzers can provides the means for exhaustive analysis of the pulsed signals found in radar systems. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/measuring-modern-pulsed-radar-signals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/measuring-modern-pulsed-radar-signals#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:59:00 +0000 32821 at http://mwrf.com Instruments Team for Affordable Analysis http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/instruments-team-affordable-analysis <div class="field-deck"> The introductions of a cost-effective VNA and a line of powerful analog and digital oscilloscopes simplify frequency- and time-domain measurements through 33 GHz. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Several new instruments, including a VNA and a line of high-speed oscilloscopes, help simplify measurements through 33 GHz.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/instruments-team-affordable-analysis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/instruments-team-affordable-analysis#comments Keysight Technologies Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:06:00 +0000 32851 at http://mwrf.com Integration and Operational Guidelines for MEMS-Based Inertial Systems: Applications that include magnetometers http://mwrf.com/active-components/integration-and-operational-guidelines-mems-based-inertial-systems-applications-in <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Sparton </div> <div class="node-body article-body">High-performance inertial systems provide accurate platform heading information in a variety of applications and operational environments. However, the magnetometers used are susceptible to measurement distortion in the presence of any magnetic material. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/integration-and-operational-guidelines-mems-based-inertial-systems-applications-in" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/integration-and-operational-guidelines-mems-based-inertial-systems-applications-in#comments Active components Systems White Paper Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:46:00 +0000 32891 at http://mwrf.com SWaP-C and Why Your Component Partner Matters http://mwrf.com/active-components/swap-c-and-why-your-component-partner-matters <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Sparton </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How can you get maximum SWaP-C benefit with minimal fuss? By choosing the right contract manufacturer. Read our white paper to learn why SWaP-C matters, the challenges involved, and techniques for ensuring that you choose the right partner for your project.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/swap-c-and-why-your-component-partner-matters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/swap-c-and-why-your-component-partner-matters#comments Active components Systems White Paper Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:46:00 +0000 32901 at http://mwrf.com Collaborative Effort Eyes MIMO OTA Testing Solutions http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/collaborative-effort-eyes-mimo-ota-testing-solutions <div class="node-body article-body">Anite and China Telecommunication Technology Labs (CTTL)-Terminals have entered an agreement to develop the MIMO OTA systems that will help enable efficient benchmarking of MIMO-capable products.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/collaborative-effort-eyes-mimo-ota-testing-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/collaborative-effort-eyes-mimo-ota-testing-solutions#comments News Mobile Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:11:00 +0000 32881 at http://mwrf.com <p>The&nbsp;Propsim&nbsp;FS8 is targeted for testing in a reverberation chamber because of its ability to provide full control of critical parameters. (Image courtesy of Anite)</p> USAF Next-Gen Radar Platforms Focus of New Project http://mwrf.com/active-components/usaf-next-gen-radar-platforms-focus-new-project <div class="node-body article-body">GE’s Intelligent Platforms was awarded a contract to develop new radar technologies for the US Air Force.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/usaf-next-gen-radar-platforms-focus-new-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/usaf-next-gen-radar-platforms-focus-new-project#comments News Active components Defense Systems Fri, 27 Mar 2015 18:47:00 +0000 32811 at http://mwrf.com Envelope Tracking and Digital Pre-Distortion Test Solution for RF Amplifiers http://mwrf.com/active-components/envelope-tracking-and-digital-pre-distortion-test-solution-rf-amplifiers <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Rohde & Schwarz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An increasing number of power amplifiers (PA) support the envelope tracking (ET) technology in order to reduce power consumption and improve efficiency. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/envelope-tracking-and-digital-pre-distortion-test-solution-rf-amplifiers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/envelope-tracking-and-digital-pre-distortion-test-solution-rf-amplifiers#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Digital semiconductors Mixed-signal semiconductors Test & Measurement - analyzers White Paper Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:17:00 +0000 32781 at http://mwrf.com Power Added Efficiency Measurement http://mwrf.com/active-components/power-added-efficiency-measurement <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Rohde & Schwarz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Besides the four s-parameters, hot-s22 and stability, the Power Added Efficiency (PAE) is a key parameter for amplifier which represents how efficient the amplifier converts DC energy to RF energy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/power-added-efficiency-measurement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/power-added-efficiency-measurement#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Digital semiconductors Mixed-signal semiconductors Test & Measurement - analyzers White Paper Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:17:00 +0000 32791 at http://mwrf.com Testing S-Parameters on Pulsed Radar Power Amplifier Modules http://mwrf.com/active-components/testing-s-parameters-pulsed-radar-power-amplifier-modules <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Rohde & Schwarz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In many cases, devices need to be characterized using pulsed instead of CW signals. Be it for on-wafer measurement of power amplifiers, where heat sinks are difficult or even impossible to implement, for power amplifier modules for pulsed radar systems or other applications. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/testing-s-parameters-pulsed-radar-power-amplifier-modules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/testing-s-parameters-pulsed-radar-power-amplifier-modules#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Digital semiconductors Mixed-signal semiconductors Test & Measurement - analyzers White Paper Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:17:00 +0000 32801 at http://mwrf.com Network-in-a-Box Meets Software to Extend Tactical C4 http://mwrf.com/systems/network-box-meets-software-extend-tactical-c4 <div class="node-body article-body">When implemented with the SmartLink network, the TACCOMS operations system extends and enriches tactical communications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/network-box-meets-software-extend-tactical-c4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/network-box-meets-software-extend-tactical-c4#comments Active components Defense Systems Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:26:00 +0000 32771 at http://mwrf.com