Learning Resources http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6608/more en Load Pull Validation of Large Signal Cree GaN Field Effect Transistor (FET) Model http://mwrf.com/active-components/load-pull-validation-large-signal-cree-gan-field-effect-transistor-fet-model <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Cree </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To reduce power amplifier design iterations and development costs, RF design engineers require large signal models for RF power transistors, validated with measured performance parameters, to provide fast, accurate evaluation of amplifier designs using simulation tools.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/load-pull-validation-large-signal-cree-gan-field-effect-transistor-fet-model" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/load-pull-validation-large-signal-cree-gan-field-effect-transistor-fet-model#comments Active components White Paper Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:53:00 +0000 28541 at http://mwrf.com SuperSpeed USB 10Gbps (USB 3.1) Physical Layer Test Challenges http://mwrf.com/webinar/superspeed-usb-10gbps-usb-31-physical-layer-test-challenges <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Keysight Technologies </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://mwrf.com/site-files/mwrf.com/files/MWRF-Keysight-Webinar-10302014.jpg?1410789607" /> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, October 30, 2014 - <span class="date-display-start">13:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">14:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-speakers"> <span>Speakers:&nbsp;</span> <p><img alt="Stefan Friebe" border="1" height="132" src="http://www.penton.com/webcasts/YojiED.jpg" width="100" /></p> <p class="style3"><strong>Yoji Sekine</strong><br /> Marketing Engineer<br /> Keysight Technologies</p> </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">Driven by the demand for more bandwidth, high speed digital standards continues to evolve to higher data rates. The USB 3.1 specification delivers more than double the practical data rate compared to the current 5 Gbps USB 3.0, by implementing a more efficient data encoding scheme. This results in even tougher requirements for the physical layer to ensure interoperability at 10 Gbps.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 550pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/webinar/superspeed-usb-10gbps-usb-31-physical-layer-test-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webcasts Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:50:00 +0000 28511 at http://mwrf.com Coaxial Connector Frequencies (.PDF Download) http://mwrf.com/datasheet/coaxial-connector-frequencies-pdf-download <div class="node-body datasheet-body">Coaxial cable connectors are a fundamental component for interfacing with RF devices up to hundreds of gigahertz. The frequency handling capability of...Download Now</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/datasheet/coaxial-connector-frequencies-pdf-download" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Learning Resources Gold Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:02:00 +0000 28421 at http://mwrf.com References & Tools http://mwrf.com/references-tools <div class="node-body page-body">This section of the site includes useful graphics, charts, and explanations of basic MW&RF design concepts.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/references-tools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Learning Resources Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:04:19 +0000 28311 at http://mwrf.com How to Achieve Compliance to the New 1E-16 BER Contour Spec in DDR4 http://mwrf.com/webinar/how-achieve-compliance-new-1e-16-ber-contour-spec-ddr4 <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Keysight Technologies </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://mwrf.com/site-files/mwrf.com/files/MWRF-Keysight-Webinar-11062014.jpg?1409232238" /> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, November 6, 2014 - <span class="date-display-start">13:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">14:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-speakers"> <span>Speakers:&nbsp;</span> <table border="0" width="550"> <tbody> <tr> <th width="80"> <img alt="Dr. Fangyi Rao" border="1" src="http://www.penton.com/webcasts/RAO_FANGYI.jpg" /></th> <td width="195"> <span class="style3"><strong>Dr. Fangyi Rao</strong><br /> Master R&amp;D Engineer<br /> Keysight EEsof EDA</span></td> <th width="80"> <img alt="Colin Warwick" border="1" src="http://www.penton.com/webcasts/colin_warwickED.jpg" /></th> <td width="195"> <span class="style3"><strong>Dr. Colin Warwick</strong><br /> High-Speed Digital<br /> Product Manager<br /> Keysight EEsof EDA</span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">For the first time in a DDR standard, JEDEC has included in a BER contour spec for DDR4. The eye opening of the 1E-16 BER contour of DQ lines must not violate the mask. This specification presents new simulation and measurement challenges.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 550pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/webinar/how-achieve-compliance-new-1e-16-ber-contour-spec-ddr4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webcasts Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:11:00 +0000 27931 at http://mwrf.com Measuring Power Rail Signal Integrity with Oscilloscopes http://mwrf.com/webinar/measuring-power-rail-signal-integrity-oscilloscopes <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Keysight Technologies </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://mwrf.com/site-files/mwrf.com/files/MWRF-Keysight-Webinar-10292014.jpg?1409231247" /> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - <span class="date-display-start">13:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">14:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-speakers"> <span>Speakers:&nbsp;</span> <p><img alt="Woodward" border="1" src="http://www.penton.com/webcasts/JWoodwardED.jpg" /></p> <p class="style3"><strong>Joel Woodward</strong><br /> Senior Product Manager<br /> Keysight Technologies</p> </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">Power rails play a critical part in today’s electronic device development. The need to see and characterize small disturbances on rails is increasing as are the challenges to make these measurements. Attend the webinar and learn what scope attributes—from the acquisition engine to the probe tip—enable more precise and comprehensive testing of power rails.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 550pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/webinar/measuring-power-rail-signal-integrity-oscilloscopes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webcasts Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:04:00 +0000 27921 at http://mwrf.com How to Optimize Your SerDes Design During the Pre-layout Phase http://mwrf.com/webinar/how-optimize-your-serdes-design-during-pre-layout-phase <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Keysight Technologies </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://mwrf.com/site-files/mwrf.com/files/MWRF-Keysight-Webinar-09252014.jpg?1407774421" /> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, September 25, 2014 - <span class="date-display-start">13:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">14:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-speakers"> <span>Speakers:&nbsp;</span> <p><img alt="Colin Warwick" border="1" src="http://www.penton.com/webcasts/colin_warwickED.jpg" /></p> <p><span class="style12"><strong>Dr. Colin Warwick</strong></span><br /> <span class="style3">High-Speed Digital Product Manager<br /> Keysight EEsof EDA</span></p> </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">In the era of receiver equalization, older stackup and controlled impedance line design tools are obsolete because the metrics that output (frequency response) are irrelevant. The metric that matters today is the post-equalization eye opening.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 550pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/webinar/how-optimize-your-serdes-design-during-pre-layout-phase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> RF Classics Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:23:00 +0000 27651 at http://mwrf.com Modern Architecture Advances Vector Network Analyzer Performance http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modern-architecture-advances-vector-network-analyzer-performance <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Anritsu </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Modern Vector Network Analyzer (VNA) architectures such as those based on Nonlinear Transmission Line (NLTL) samplers and distributed harmonic generators now offer a beneficial alternative to traditional sampling VNAs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modern-architecture-advances-vector-network-analyzer-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modern-architecture-advances-vector-network-analyzer-performance#comments Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators White Paper Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:05:00 +0000 27601 at http://mwrf.com Making the Most of Power Amplifier Measurements http://mwrf.com/white-paper/making-most-power-amplifier-measurements <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: National Instruments </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Evaluating RF/microwave power amplifier performance requires an assortment of tests as well as the right equipment to perform those measurements quickly and accurately. Power amplifiers (PAs) are designed to boost the levels of many different types of signals in communications and other systems and are vital components in these systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/making-most-power-amplifier-measurements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/white-paper/making-most-power-amplifier-measurements#comments White Paper Mon, 04 Aug 2014 14:12:00 +0000 27591 at http://mwrf.com New 5G White Paper: Evolutionary & Disruptive Visions Towards Ultra High Capacity Networks http://mwrf.com/white-paper/new-5g-white-paper-evolutionary-disruptive-visions-towards-ultra-high-capacity-networks <div class="node-body article-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/mwrf.com/files/uploads/2014/07/Keysight_Signature_Pref_Color.png" style="width: 200px; height: 71px; float: right; margin: 5px;" />With many groups now beginning to consider the drivers for 5th Generation wireless networks, this timely document includes contributions from 20 IWPC member organizations from around the world and aims to advance certain understandings and concepts for adoption in wireless systems to be deployed beyond the year 2020. &nbsp; This 89 page document covers a broad range of 5G topics with emphasis on mm-wave.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/new-5g-white-paper-evolutionary-disruptive-visions-towards-ultra-high-capacity-networks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/white-paper/new-5g-white-paper-evolutionary-disruptive-visions-towards-ultra-high-capacity-networks#comments White Paper Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:40:00 +0000 27511 at http://mwrf.com