Materials http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6788/more en Picking PCB Materials for Microwave Amps http://mwrf.com/technologies/picking-pcb-materials-microwave-amps <div class="field-deck"> Requirements are somewhat different for circuit materials supporting RF/microwave power amplifiers compared to materials for low-noise amplifiers. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Circuit materials should offer different characteristics for use in power amplifiers and low-noise amplifiers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/technologies/picking-pcb-materials-microwave-amps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/technologies/picking-pcb-materials-microwave-amps#comments Materials Commercial Defense Industrial Technologies Wed, 27 May 2015 19:27:00 +0000 34421 at http://mwrf.com Optically Tunable Metamaterials Fit Flexible Substrates http://mwrf.com/software/optically-tunable-metamaterials-fit-flexible-substrates <div class="node-body article-body">Metamaterials have been gaining attention recently for their capabilities in tuning high-frequency circuits.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/optically-tunable-metamaterials-fit-flexible-substrates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/optically-tunable-metamaterials-fit-flexible-substrates#comments Materials Commercial Defense Software Wed, 27 May 2015 15:00:00 +0000 34381 at http://mwrf.com Rogers Showcases PCB Offerings at IMS 2015 http://mwrf.com/components/rogers-showcases-pcb-offerings-ims-2015 <div class="field-byline"> From Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">During the 2015 International Microwave Symposium (IMS) IMS Exhibition, scheduled for May 19-21, representatives from Rogers Corp. will be on hand at Booth No. 3640. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/rogers-showcases-pcb-offerings-ims-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/rogers-showcases-pcb-offerings-ims-2015#comments Materials Components Mon, 18 May 2015 15:56:00 +0000 34121 at http://mwrf.com Diamonds are a GaN PA’s Best Friend http://mwrf.com/materials/diamonds-are-gan-pa-s-best-friend <div class="field-deck"> CVD diamond materials exhibit significant performance-enhancing potential for active and passive RF components. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For power amplifiers and resistors, thermal-conduction bottlenecks are limiting device performance. CVD diamond has the potential to overcome these challenges and release the potential of GaN and thin-film resistive technologies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/materials/diamonds-are-gan-pa-s-best-friend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/materials/diamonds-are-gan-pa-s-best-friend#comments Materials Active components Commercial Defense Passive components Systems Thu, 07 May 2015 19:28:00 +0000 33951 at http://mwrf.com Packaging and Substrate Solutions Gain Ground http://mwrf.com/technologies/packaging-and-substrate-solutions-gain-ground <div class="node-body article-body">A firm specializing in packaging and substrate design and manufacturing has added to its capabilities. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/technologies/packaging-and-substrate-solutions-gain-ground" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/technologies/packaging-and-substrate-solutions-gain-ground#comments Materials Commercial Defense Industrial Technologies Tue, 10 Mar 2015 19:20:00 +0000 32401 at http://mwrf.com Shielding Gaskets Stick to Their Marks http://mwrf.com/technologies/shielding-gaskets-stick-their-marks <div class="node-body article-body">Gasket materials are available with a variety of attachment options. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/technologies/shielding-gaskets-stick-their-marks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/technologies/shielding-gaskets-stick-their-marks#comments Materials Commercial Industrial Technologies Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:01:00 +0000 32151 at http://mwrf.com Matching Circuit Materials to a Design Mission http://mwrf.com/materials/matching-circuit-materials-design-mission <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: isola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Materials for electronic printed circuit boards (PCBs) are the foundations for many different analog, digital, and mixed-signal designs and should be chosen wisely. Selecting an optimum PCB material is a matter of meeting the requirements set by a particular application or application for that design, understanding how the key PCB performance parameters fill those requirements, and attempting to find the best PCB materials possible for the best prices. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/materials/matching-circuit-materials-design-mission" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/materials/matching-circuit-materials-design-mission#comments Materials White Paper Fri, 16 Jan 2015 20:23:00 +0000 31141 at http://mwrf.com Selecting PCB Materials for RF/MW http://mwrf.com/materials/selecting-pcb-materials-rfmw <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: isola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How do you know what type of copper you should specify on a laminate? There are two major mechanisms that contribute to signal loss in the PCB.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/materials/selecting-pcb-materials-rfmw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/materials/selecting-pcb-materials-rfmw#comments Materials White Paper Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:30:00 +0000 29391 at http://mwrf.com Top Products Featured at IMS 2014: Part 2 http://mwrf.com/components/top-products-featured-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="http://mwrf.com/components/top-products-featured-ims-2014-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/top-products-featured-ims-2014-part-2#comments 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 http://mwrf.com Picking Proper PCB Materials For LNAs http://mwrf.com/materials/picking-proper-pcb-materials-lnas <div class="field-deck"> The choice of printed-circuit-board material can have an impact on the performance possible from an RF/microwave high-frequency LNA design. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The choice of PCB material can have an impact on the performance possible from a high-frequency LNA design.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/materials/picking-proper-pcb-materials-lnas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/materials/picking-proper-pcb-materials-lnas#comments Materials Commercial Defense Industrial Technologies Thu, 12 Jun 2014 20:02:00 +0000 26251 at http://mwrf.com