Software http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6600/more en Competition Calls for Innovative Designs Using Simulation Software http://mwrf.com/software/competition-calls-innovative-designs-using-simulation-software <div class="node-body article-body">Altair Engineering is accepting projects for the FEKO Student Competition, which tasks engineering students to design wireless devices using simulation software.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/competition-calls-innovative-designs-using-simulation-software" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/competition-calls-innovative-designs-using-simulation-software#comments Automotive Products Software Thu, 28 Apr 2016 21:00:00 +0000 44181 at http://mwrf.com <p>(Image courtesy of FEKO).</p> Load-Pull Analysis with Software Enables Wave of Designs http://mwrf.com/active-components/load-pull-analysis-software-enables-wave-designs <div class="node-body article-body">An application note explains how design software can be used to perform load-pull analysis, thereby enhancing the design process. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/load-pull-analysis-software-enables-wave-designs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/load-pull-analysis-software-enables-wave-designs#comments National Instruments Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Software Fri, 08 Apr 2016 18:36:00 +0000 43591 at http://mwrf.com Spotlight on New Products at IMS 2016 http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/spotlight-new-products-ims-2016 <div class="field-deck"> A large portion of a small industry is set to show its hardware, software, and test equipment at this year’s IMS exhibition in San Francisco’s Moscone Center. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Over 600 exhibitors plan to show everything from the tiniest devices to the most elegant test systems at the 2016 IMS Exhibition in San Francisco’s Moscone Center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/spotlight-new-products-ims-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/spotlight-new-products-ims-2016#comments Active components Commercial Defense Events Industrial Passive components Semiconductors Software Systems Test & Measurement Wed, 06 Apr 2016 13:49:00 +0000 43431 at http://mwrf.com Welcome to IMS 2016 http://mwrf.com/events/welcome-ims-2016 <div class="field-deck"> Microwave Week will come to San Francisco this year, showcasing the very best of the RF/microwave industry. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microwave Week will come to San Francisco this year, showcasing the very best of the RF/microwave industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/events/welcome-ims-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/events/welcome-ims-2016#comments Components Events Software Test & Measurement Tue, 05 Apr 2016 13:40:00 +0000 43381 at http://mwrf.com Load-Pull Methods Yield Improved Base-Station PAs http://mwrf.com/software/load-pull-methods-yield-improved-base-station-pas <div class="field-byline"> Chris Bean, AWR Group, NI </div> <div class="field-deck"> The latest version of an EDA software tool works directly with device load-pull data to develop the impedance-matching networks needed to obtain specific PA performance points. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New circuit design software tools can work with active device models or directly with load-pull data to develop impedance-matching networks for an active device in base-station PAs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/load-pull-methods-yield-improved-base-station-pas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/load-pull-methods-yield-improved-base-station-pas#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Software Mon, 28 Mar 2016 14:44:00 +0000 42951 at http://mwrf.com IMS 2016 to Shine in San Francisco http://mwrf.com/blog/ims-2016-shine-san-francisco <div class="node-body blog-body">The IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS) is once again almost upon us. For good reason, it is considered to be the most noteworthy event of the RF/microwave industry each year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/filtering-noise">Filtering Noise</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/blog/ims-2016-shine-san-francisco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/blog/ims-2016-shine-san-francisco#comments Automotive Commercial Components Defense Energy Industrial Medical Mobile Robotics Semiconductors Software Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Filtering Noise Tue, 22 Mar 2016 20:48:00 +0000 42751 at http://mwrf.com Channel-Model Software for Millimeter Waves Opened to Public http://mwrf.com/software/channel-model-software-millimeter-waves-opened-public <div class="node-body article-body">The NYU Wireless research center is making its channel simulation software and measurement data for these largely uncultivated bands free for anyone to download.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/channel-model-software-millimeter-waves-opened-public" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/channel-model-software-millimeter-waves-opened-public#comments Commercial Mobile Software Systems Test & Measurement Wed, 16 Mar 2016 15:00:00 +0000 42701 at http://mwrf.com <p>(Image courtesy of Thinkstock).</p> Design Process of Cavity-Based, Helical Resonator Filters Enters Higher Ground http://mwrf.com/passive-components/design-process-cavity-based-helical-resonator-filters-enters-higher-ground <div class="node-body article-body">This application note describes an efficient process to design cavity-based, helical resonator bandpass filters (Image courtesy of Jeff Otterson, Marietta, Ga.) </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/design-process-cavity-based-helical-resonator-filters-enters-higher-ground" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/design-process-cavity-based-helical-resonator-filters-enters-higher-ground#comments National Instruments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Software Mon, 22 Feb 2016 15:30:00 +0000 41931 at http://mwrf.com How Can You Test Something That’s “Black Magic”? http://mwrf.com/blog/how-can-you-test-something-s-black-magic <div class="node-body blog-body">Millimeter-wave frequencies were once thought as being on “the realm of possibility”—which is to say, at frequencies where no sane engineer would choose to work. But millimeter-wave frequencies, essentially those signals above 30 GHz, have become more and more a reality: </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/measuring-progress">Measuring Progress</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/blog/how-can-you-test-something-s-black-magic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/blog/how-can-you-test-something-s-black-magic#comments Automotive Defense Industrial Medical Software Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Measuring Progress Tue, 16 Feb 2016 21:51:00 +0000 41741 at http://mwrf.com Inside Track with Manuel Uhm, Director of Marketing, Ettus Research http://mwrf.com/systems/inside-track-manuel-uhm-director-marketing-ettus-research <div class="node-body article-body">Chris DeMartino talks with Ettus Research's Director of Marketing, Manuel Uhm, about software-defined radio technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/inside-track-manuel-uhm-director-marketing-ettus-research" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/inside-track-manuel-uhm-director-marketing-ettus-research#comments Components Interviews Software Systems Fri, 12 Feb 2016 20:54:00 +0000 41691 at http://mwrf.com