Commercial http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6605/more en QAM Is Rising: 1024QAM And Beyond http://mwrf.com/systems/qam-rising-1024qam-and-beyond <div class="field-byline"> Dr. Habeeb Ur Rahman Mohammed </div> <div class="field-deck"> As demands for more voice, data, and video services rise, wireless communications networks must be configured to handle more complex levels of modulation. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Higher modulation levels support more efficient communications, but require receivers with extremely low noise levels. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/qam-rising-1024qam-and-beyond" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/qam-rising-1024qam-and-beyond#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Systems Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:51:00 +0000 24351 at http://mwrf.com Correlate Handheld And Benchtop Measurements http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/correlate-handheld-and-benchtop-measurements <div class="field-byline"> Tom Hoppin </div> <div class="field-deck"> High-frequency measurements made in the field on portable instruments are now consistent with measurements made on trusted, benchtop laboratory equipment. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Correlating measurements made with portable instruments in the field and benchtop instruments in the laboratory helps verify the quality of those in-field measurements. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/correlate-handheld-and-benchtop-measurements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/correlate-handheld-and-benchtop-measurements#comments Agilent Technologies Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:44:00 +0000 24301 at http://mwrf.com Differential Drive Optimizes Active Mixers http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/differential-drive-optimizes-active-mixers <div class="field-byline"> Qui Luu and Benjamin Sam </div> <div class="field-deck"> Differential drive can be used to optimize the performance of active mixers and in-phase/quadrature (I/Q) demodulators for broadband and reconfigurable radio receivers. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A broadband balun is a useful component for creating a signal path for an active RF/microwave mixer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/differential-drive-optimizes-active-mixers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/differential-drive-optimizes-active-mixers#comments Analog Devices Commercial Industrial Mixed-signal semiconductors Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:23:00 +0000 24311 at http://mwrf.com Five Trends Shaping 802.11 WLANs http://mwrf.com/systems/five-trends-shaping-80211-wlans <div class="field-byline"> Amal Ekbal </div> <div class="field-deck"> WLAN technology continues to expand and evolve, with this wireless technology supporting personal and enterprise applications and reaching millimeter-wave frequencies. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The widespread acceptance and expansion of WLAN technology is expected to find homes even at millimeter-wave frequencies. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/five-trends-shaping-80211-wlans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/five-trends-shaping-80211-wlans#comments Commercial Systems Thu, 03 Apr 2014 18:11:00 +0000 23931 at http://mwrf.com Rogers Teams With Northeastern http://mwrf.com/technologies/rogers-teams-northeastern <div class="node-body article-body">A unique partnering of private industry with an academic is to the benefit of both organizations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/technologies/rogers-teams-northeastern" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/technologies/rogers-teams-northeastern#comments Materials Commercial Defense Industrial Technologies Wed, 02 Apr 2014 15:34:00 +0000 24011 at http://mwrf.com Tablet Sales May Be Declining, But Technology Launches Remain Strong http://mwrf.com/components/tablet-sales-may-be-declining-technology-launches-remain-strong <div class="node-body article-body">While tablet users may be less inclined to upgrade to higher-performing models, there has been no shortage of related technology launches.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/tablet-sales-may-be-declining-technology-launches-remain-strong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/tablet-sales-may-be-declining-technology-launches-remain-strong#comments Commercial Components Editor Columns Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:05:00 +0000 23891 at http://mwrf.com Interview: James Klein, Vice President of Infrastructure & Defense Products, TriQuint http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/interview-james-klein-vice-president-infrastructure-defense-products-triquint <div class="node-body article-body">With the merger of TriQuint and RFMD under way, James Klein provides a peek into the shared company’s goals and plans while highlighting the strengths and synergies that it will optimize.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/interview-james-klein-vice-president-infrastructure-defense-products-triquint" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/interview-james-klein-vice-president-infrastructure-defense-products-triquint#comments RFMD TriQuint Semiconductor Commercial Defense Interviews Semiconductors Mon, 31 Mar 2014 20:16:00 +0000 23861 at http://mwrf.com Satellites Prove Key To Search http://mwrf.com/systems/satellites-prove-key-search <div class="node-body article-body">The long-awaited tracking of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370’s final flight path is credited to satellite data coupled with math and engineering knowledge.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/satellites-prove-key-search" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/satellites-prove-key-search#comments Commercial Defense Editor Columns Systems Mon, 31 Mar 2014 18:28:00 +0000 23821 at http://mwrf.com Multifunction Test Sets Target Wireless Devices http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/multifunction-test-sets-target-wireless-devices <div class="field-deck"> These flexible measurement instruments are well suited for testing 4G wireless devices and systems—both established and emerging. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">These compact and modular test sets essentially provide replacement wireless networks for evaluating devices and products under actual working environments. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/multifunction-test-sets-target-wireless-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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