Industrial http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6606/more en Amp Achieves Flat Gain to 12 GHz http://mwrf.com/active-components/amp-achieves-flat-gain-12-ghz <div class="node-body article-body">This surface-mount amplifier provides flat gain from 10 MHz to 12 GHz.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/amp-achieves-flat-gain-12-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/amp-achieves-flat-gain-12-ghz#comments Mini-Circuits Active components Commercial Industrial Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:34:00 +0000 29311 at http://mwrf.com <p>Monolithic GaAs amplifier model GVA-123+ covers 10 MHz to 12 GHz with 16.9 dB gain at 2 GHz and flat gain across the frequency range.</p> CMOS LNA Aids UWB Receivers http://mwrf.com/active-components/cmos-lna-aids-uwb-receivers <div class="field-byline"> Xu Xia and Fengying Han </div> <div class="field-deck"> This broadband low-noise amplifier design provides more than 16-dB small-signal gain from 3 to 11 GHz based on a standard silicon CMOS semiconductor process. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This broadband low-noise amplifier design provides more than 16-dB small-signal gain from 3 to 11 GHz based on a standard silicon CMOS semiconductor process. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/cmos-lna-aids-uwb-receivers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/cmos-lna-aids-uwb-receivers#comments Active components Commercial Industrial Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:22:00 +0000 29211 at http://mwrf.com PXI/PXIe VNAs Reach 26.5 GHz http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/pxipxie-vnas-reach-265-ghz <div class="field-deck"> Built into compact modules, these VNAs make it possible to add two ports of amplitude/phase measurement capabilities at a time, spanning a total measurement range of 300 kHz to 26.5 GHz. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This new line of PXI/PXIe RF/microwave vector network analyzers packs two ports of measurement power into each module, with available test frequencies to 26.5 GHz</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/pxipxie-vnas-reach-265-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/pxipxie-vnas-reach-265-ghz#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Mon, 13 Oct 2014 18:57:00 +0000 29171 at http://mwrf.com Microstrip LPF Boasts Ultrawide Stopband http://mwrf.com/passive-components/microstrip-lpf-boasts-ultrawide-stopband <div class="field-byline"> Dong Liang, Wenqian Xue, and Zhiyuan Xu </div> <div class="field-deck"> A compact lowpass filter with 3-dB cutoff at 1.78 GHz was designed and fabricated by pairing two different resonator types to achieve wide stopband in a small size. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A compact lowpass filter was designed and fabricated by pairing two different resonator types to achieve wide stopband in a small size. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/microstrip-lpf-boasts-ultrawide-stopband" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/microstrip-lpf-boasts-ultrawide-stopband#comments Commercial Industrial Passive components Sun, 12 Oct 2014 20:25:00 +0000 29131 at http://mwrf.com UWB Power Divider Has Stopband Filtering http://mwrf.com/passive-components/uwb-power-divider-has-stopband-filtering <div class="field-byline"> Long Xiao, Hao Peng, and Tao Yang </div> <div class="field-deck"> This multilayer power divider features good impedance matching at all ports with high isolation and excellent amplitude and phase balance across a wide bandwidth. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This compact power divider supports use at UWB frequencies from 3.8 to 10.0 GHz.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/uwb-power-divider-has-stopband-filtering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/uwb-power-divider-has-stopband-filtering#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Fri, 10 Oct 2014 20:18:00 +0000 28681 at http://mwrf.com Efficient Handovers Help Wireless Sensor Networks http://mwrf.com/systems/efficient-handovers-help-wireless-sensor-networks <div class="field-byline"> TianChi Zhao, Jia Dong, and BoAo Min </div> <div class="field-deck"> Through the use of a new handover scheme for switching between cell sites and base stations, wireless sensor networks can be used more efficiently and at lower power levels. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This new approach to handovers allows wireless sensor networks to operate more efficiency within cellular wireless networks. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/efficient-handovers-help-wireless-sensor-networks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/efficient-handovers-help-wireless-sensor-networks#comments Commercial Industrial Systems Fri, 10 Oct 2014 18:57:00 +0000 28921 at http://mwrf.com GaN MMIC Switch Controls 100-W Pulses http://mwrf.com/triquint-semiconductor/gan-mmic-switch-controls-100-w-pulses <div class="field-deck"> This low-loss GaN-on-SiC SPDT switch can handle signals from 500 MHz to 6 GHz, both at CW power levels to 40 W and pulsed power levels to 100 W. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This surface-mount GaN-based SPDT switch handles as much as 40 W CW power and 100 W pulsed power from 0.5 to 6.0 GHz. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/triquint-semiconductor/gan-mmic-switch-controls-100-w-pulses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/triquint-semiconductor/gan-mmic-switch-controls-100-w-pulses#comments TriQuint Semiconductor Analog semiconductors Commercial Defense Industrial Fri, 26 Sep 2014 20:05:00 +0000 28741 at http://mwrf.com DAC Silences Spurious for 1-GHz Bandwidth http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/dac-silences-spurious-1-ghz-bandwidth <div class="field-deck"> This high-speed digital-to-analog converter operates at 2.5 GSamples/s to provide a low-noise, 1-GHz instantaneous bandwidth with excellent spectral purity. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">These high-performance DACs operate with full output bandwidth as wide as 1 GHz and with bit resolution to 16 b at sampling rates to 2.50 GSamples/s. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/dac-silences-spurious-1-ghz-bandwidth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/dac-silences-spurious-1-ghz-bandwidth#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Mixed-signal semiconductors Thu, 25 Sep 2014 19:10:00 +0000 28721 at http://mwrf.com PXI Market Will Skyrocket to Near $2 Billion by 2020 http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/pxi-market-will-skyrocket-near-2-billion-2020 <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The test-and-measurement, aerospace, and semiconductor industries will further exploit the use of PCI extensions to cut time to market and cost. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/pxi-market-will-skyrocket-near-2-billion-2020" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/pxi-market-will-skyrocket-near-2-billion-2020#comments News Industrial Test & Measurement Thu, 25 Sep 2014 15:07:00 +0000 28711 at http://mwrf.com Courtesy of Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images IEEE Unveils Micromechanical-Sensor Standard http://mwrf.com/active-components/ieee-unveils-micromechanical-sensor-standard <div class="node-body article-body">A new IEEE standard sets performance parameters for sensors used in microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) targeting IoT products.</div> <div 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