Software en Cost-Effective Models Simulate SMT Components <div class="field-byline"> Nils Nazoa and Nick Ridler </div> <div class="field-deck"> Precision vector network analyzer (VNA) measurements needn’t be expensive when using a low-cost PC-based analyzer and FR-4 based test jig. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Careful measurements are instrumental in creating accurate RF/microwave software models of surface-mount-technology (SMT) components. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial Defense Industrial Software Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:35:00 +0000 27091 at Synthesize Filters with Wideband Success <div class="field-byline"> Isabella Delgado, Laura Levesque, Larry Dunleavy, and Jeff Kahler </div> <div class="field-deck"> The use of accurate circuit-element models with straightforward filter design software can help trim the time and effort needed for what can normally be a grueling and iterative design process. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Using accurate models with straightforward filter design software can help shorten the filter design process. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial Defense Industrial Software Mon, 07 Jul 2014 15:59:00 +0000 26791 at Detailed Thermal Models Benefit IC Package Designs <div class="field-byline"> Jean-Jacque DeLisle </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Accurately predicting the temperature profile of an integrated circuit could lead to higher reliability, prevent latch-up, and improve performance. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Software Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:26:00 +0000 26671 at Top Products Featured at IMS 2014: Part 2 <div class="node-body gallery-body">This year’s IMS showcased everything from discrete mixers to simulation software and everything in between. Click through the gallery to see the latest devices and products on display for use across microwave and RF markets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Materials Active components Analog semiconductors Commercial Components Digital semiconductors Industrial Mixed-signal semiconductors Passive components Semiconductors Software Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:10:00 +0000 26421 at EM Simulation Software Available As Free Version <div class="node-body article-body">This EM simulation software has been refined for faster processing speed and ease of use, even for larger designs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sonnet Software Commercial Defense Industrial Software Thu, 05 Jun 2014 15:26:00 +0000 26081 at Software Helps Model Automotive Radar Systems <div class="node-body article-body">This electromagnetic (EM) simulation software is an effective tool in modeling high-frequency automotive radar systems. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial Defense Industrial Software Wed, 04 Jun 2014 14:41:00 +0000 25991 at Simulation Software Provides Multiple Views <div class="node-body article-body">This system-level simulation software can model designs at layout and EM levels for predicting performance through millimeter-wave frequencies. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Agilent Technologies Commercial Defense Industrial Software Wed, 04 Jun 2014 14:21:00 +0000 25961 at SDRs Leap Ahead With Software And Processor Advances <div class="field-deck"> Advancements in general-purpose processors and field-programmable gate arrays have merged with software-based development platforms to enable to latest in communications technology. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Using software-defined radio systems to rapidly prototype and even deploy the latest RF communication systems is lowering production times dramatically in applications from test to tactical.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial Industrial Software Systems Test & Measurement Mon, 02 Jun 2014 20:15:00 +0000 25731 at Collaboration To Develop Low-Power IP For WiGig And 4G Backhaul Apps <div class="field-deck"> Anticipating increased demand in the 60-GHz market, UK's Blu Wireless enters into a strategic partnership. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new partnership agreement between UK-based Blu Wireless Technology and Cadence Design Systems, San Jose, Calif., aims to advance and promote a set of design IP software for designers to develop low-power solutions for emerging 60-GHz WiGig and Fourth Generation (4G) cellular backhaul market sectors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies News Software Sat, 31 May 2014 03:39:00 +0000 25721 at Gallery: Preview of the New Products at IMS 2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The flagship symposium of this year’s Microwave Week, IMS 2014, will feature over 575 companies and include a full schedule with 160 technical sessions. Click through the gallery to preview some of the new devices that will be on display.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Active components Analog semiconductors Automotive Commercial Defense Digital semiconductors Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Passive components Software Systems Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Wed, 21 May 2014 18:31:00 +0000 25531 at