Technologies http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Seawater Fountain Transmits and Receives Signals Like an Antenna http://mwrf.com/systems/seawater-fountain-transmits-and-receives-signals-antenna <div class="node-body article-body">Researchers from Mitsubishi Electric have developed an antenna system that turns the earth's most abundant resource—seawater—into an antenna for long-range communications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/seawater-fountain-transmits-and-receives-signals-antenna" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/seawater-fountain-transmits-and-receives-signals-antenna#comments News Commercial Defense Mobile Systems Thu, 11 Feb 2016 19:05:00 +0000 41511 at http://mwrf.com <p>(Image courtesy of&nbsp;Enric Archivell, Flickr).</p> GaN Amplifiers Power 30 MHz to 7.5 GHz http://mwrf.com/components/gan-amplifiers-power-30-mhz-75-ghz <div class="field-deck"> This GaN power-amplifier family serves applications ranging from radar to video data links, with broad operating bandwidths as wide as 100 MHz to 6 GHz. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This GaN power-amplifier family serves applications ranging from radar to video data links, with broad operating bandwidths as wide as 100 MHz to 6 GHz.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/gan-amplifiers-power-30-mhz-75-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/gan-amplifiers-power-30-mhz-75-ghz#comments Commercial Components Defense Industrial Medical Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:22:00 +0000 41481 at http://mwrf.com Enhancing Ethernet for Industrial Applications http://mwrf.com/systems/enhancing-ethernet-industrial-applications <div class="node-body article-body">This article looks at how enhancements to Ethernet help it meet stringent industrial networking requirements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/enhancing-ethernet-industrial-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/enhancing-ethernet-industrial-applications#comments Systems Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:01:00 +0000 41451 at http://mwrf.com Brush Up on Transistor and Diode Basics http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/brush-transistor-and-diode-basics <div class="field-deck"> These two semiconductor building blocks have been fabricated in many forms, using many different semiconductor materials, in search of ideal, reliable performance at high frequencies. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Diodes and transistors are essential semiconductor building blocks for analog, digital, and mixed-signal circuits from audio through light.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/brush-transistor-and-diode-basics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/brush-transistor-and-diode-basics#comments Analog semiconductors Commercial Defense Industrial Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:22:00 +0000 41411 at http://mwrf.com Waveform Generator Makes the Jump to 25 GHz http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-generators/waveform-generator-makes-jump-25-ghz <div class="field-deck"> An already-powerful arbitrary waveform generator now adds real-time signal processing, a new long sequencer, and frequency generation to 25 GHz. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The performance of a high-speed arbitrary waveform generator has been extended to include an additional 5 GHz of bandwidth. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-generators/waveform-generator-makes-jump-25-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-generators/waveform-generator-makes-jump-25-ghz#comments Keysight Technologies Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - generators Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:06:00 +0000 41351 at http://mwrf.com What are the Filtering Differences Between SAWs and BAWs? http://mwrf.com/passive-components/what-are-filtering-differences-between-saws-and-baws <div class="field-deck"> Components based on SAW and BAW technology both employ acoustic waves but in different ways and with different performance levels, especially at higher frequencies. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The difference between SAW and BAW components make each suitable for specific, different applications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/what-are-filtering-differences-between-saws-and-baws" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/what-are-filtering-differences-between-saws-and-baws#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components What's the Difference Between... Wed, 10 Feb 2016 19:48:00 +0000 41301 at http://mwrf.com Qualcomm Tests LTE over Unlicensed Spectrum in Germany http://mwrf.com/services/qualcomm-tests-lte-over-unlicensed-spectrum-germany <div class="node-body article-body">Qualcomm and Deutsche Telekom, one of the largest wireless companies in Germany, recently completed the first “over-the-air” tests of Licensed Assisted Access technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/services/qualcomm-tests-lte-over-unlicensed-spectrum-germany" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/services/qualcomm-tests-lte-over-unlicensed-spectrum-germany#comments News Commercial Mobile Services Test & Measurement Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:10:00 +0000 41281 at http://mwrf.com <p>Deutsche&nbsp;<span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="Telekom">Telekom&#39;s headquarters in Bonn, Germany. The wireless carrier</span><span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="Telekom">,&nbsp;</span>one of the largest in Germany, recently partnered with Qualcomm to test Licensed Assisted Access technology that unloads LTE data into the unlicensed spectrum. (Image courtesy of Deutsche Telekom).</p> Prepare Winning Design Recipes with SoCs http://mwrf.com/active-components/prepare-winning-design-recipes-socs <div class="field-deck"> Suppliers of systems-on-a-chip—highly integrated solutions that deliver an assortment of benefits—are feeling the IoT-driven push to reach new performance heights. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Suppliers of systems-on-a-chip—highly integrated solutions that deliver an assortment of benefits—are feeling the IoT-driven push to reach new performance heights.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/prepare-winning-design-recipes-socs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/prepare-winning-design-recipes-socs#comments Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:06:00 +0000 41191 at http://mwrf.com Doctors Will Depend More on RF Devices http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/doctors-will-depend-more-rf-devices <div class="node-body article-body">One of the more significant “submarket” areas within the M2M and IoT growth markets is in medical electronics.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/doctors-will-depend-more-rf-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/doctors-will-depend-more-rf-devices#comments Medical Semiconductors Mon, 08 Feb 2016 16:27:00 +0000 41101 at http://mwrf.com Public-Safety DAS Serves to Protect the People http://mwrf.com/systems/public-safety-das-serves-protect-people <div class="field-deck"> This high-reliability distributed antenna system is tasked with providing public-safety communications at all times. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This high-reliability distributed antenna system is tasked with providing public-safety communications at all times. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/public-safety-das-serves-protect-people" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/public-safety-das-serves-protect-people#comments Commercial Industrial Systems Mon, 08 Feb 2016 15:19:00 +0000 41131 at http://mwrf.com