Active components http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6841/more en Network-in-a-Box Meets Software to Extend Tactical C4 http://mwrf.com/systems/network-box-meets-software-extend-tactical-c4 <div class="node-body article-body">When implemented with the SmartLink network, the TACCOMS operations system extends and enriches tactical communications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/network-box-meets-software-extend-tactical-c4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/network-box-meets-software-extend-tactical-c4#comments Active components Defense Systems Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:26:00 +0000 32771 at http://mwrf.com Standards Update: MIPI Alliance Spec for RF Front-End Control Interface 2.0 http://mwrf.com/active-components/standards-update-mipi-alliance-spec-rf-front-end-control-interface-20 <div class="node-body article-body">The MIPI Alliance announced version 2.0 of the RF Front-End (RFFE) Control Interface specification, which simplifies the design and interoperability of RFFE devices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/standards-update-mipi-alliance-spec-rf-front-end-control-interface-20" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/standards-update-mipi-alliance-spec-rf-front-end-control-interface-20#comments News Active components Mobile Services Systems Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:22:00 +0000 32721 at http://mwrf.com <p>The MIPI Alliance announced version 2.0 of the RF Front-End (RFFE) Control Interface specification, which simplifies the design and interoperability of RFFE devices. (Image courtesy of the MIPI Alliance)</p> 300-GHz Transceiver Boasts On-Chip LO and Mixers http://mwrf.com/active-components/300-ghz-transceiver-boasts-chip-lo-and-mixers-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Researchers from Korea and the United States designed a 300-GHz transceiver for wideband communications and imaging applications. It houses fundamental local oscillators and mixers on a 250-nm indium-phosphide double-heterojunction bipolar transistor process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/300-ghz-transceiver-boasts-chip-lo-and-mixers-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/300-ghz-transceiver-boasts-chip-lo-and-mixers-0#comments Active components Commercial Defense Fri, 20 Mar 2015 16:00:00 +0000 32671 at http://mwrf.com MEMS Switch Hits Millimeter-Wave Frequencies http://mwrf.com/active-components/mems-switch-hits-millimeter-wave-frequencies-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Researchers from Canada explore a waveguide structure internally lined with MEMS cantilever actuators in order to realize a millimeter-wave switch that can operate from 60 to 75 GHz.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/mems-switch-hits-millimeter-wave-frequencies-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/mems-switch-hits-millimeter-wave-frequencies-0#comments Active components Commercial Industrial Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:03:00 +0000 32661 at http://mwrf.com The Weekly Buzz (March 12th, 2015) http://mwrf.com/news/weekly-buzz-march-12th-2015 <div class="field-deck"> The latest in company news from across the microwaves & RF industry. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The latest in company news from across the microwaves & RF industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/news/weekly-buzz-march-12th-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/news/weekly-buzz-march-12th-2015#comments News Active components Commercial Components Mobile Passive components Semiconductors Services Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Thu, 12 Mar 2015 12:46:00 +0000 32481 at http://mwrf.com Balluff: Die Protection and RFID Identification http://mwrf.com/balluff-die-protection-and-rfid-identification <div class="node-body link-body">See how adding identification can help protect your die by loading and saving parameters directly to the RFID tag, and verifying the correct die and stamping parameters. You can track the die to the exact location in the tool room.</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/Balluff_Promo.jpg?1425935107" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/balluff-die-protection-and-rfid-identification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Active components Mon, 09 Mar 2015 21:03:00 +0000 32331 at http://mwrf.com Novel ASIC Helps Sources Silence Noise http://mwrf.com/active-components/novel-asic-helps-sources-silence-noise <div class="field-byline"> Charles Pardo </div> <div class="field-deck"> These synthesized signal sources are available in single- and dual-loop configurations for low-noise output signals to 15 GHz. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A proprietary ASIC is driving best-in-industry phase-noise performance for various lines of modular and surface-mount frequency sources through 15 GHz. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/novel-asic-helps-sources-silence-noise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/novel-asic-helps-sources-silence-noise#comments Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Mon, 09 Mar 2015 21:02:00 +0000 32051 at http://mwrf.com Tour the “Internet of Things” On Freescale’s Triple-Decker Bus http://mwrf.com/tour-internet-things-freescale-s-triple-decker-bus <div class="node-body link-body">Freescale had the Internet of Things (IoT) on display from top to bottom on their triple decker bus they pulled up to the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show. Bill Wong hopped on board and took a look at everything from fitness and medical wearables to a full kitchen with “smart” connected appliances.</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/FreescaleBus_Promo.jpg?1425934976" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/tour-internet-things-freescale-s-triple-decker-bus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Freescale Active components Mon, 09 Mar 2015 21:01:00 +0000 32321 at http://mwrf.com ULE (Ultra Low Energy) Devices http://mwrf.com/ule-ultra-low-energy-devices <div class="node-body link-body">The ULE Alliance is made up of member companies that use the ULE (Ultra Low Energy) standard in their connected devices. Find out what ULE is capable of with this tour of home automation and wearable technology from companies such as VTech, Panasonic, Dialog Semiconductor, and Gigaset.</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/ULEDevices_Promo.jpg?1425934892" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/ule-ultra-low-energy-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Active components Systems Mon, 09 Mar 2015 20:57:00 +0000 32311 at http://mwrf.com AESAs Boost Multi-Role Capabilities for Warfighters, UAVs, and Wi-Fi http://mwrf.com/active-components/aesas-boost-multi-role-capabilities-warfighters-uavs-and-wi-fi <div class="field-deck"> Advanced electronic-warfare technologies and techniques have taken hold of AESA solutions to create applications ranging from electronic attack to UAVs and data links. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Advanced electronic-warfare technologies and techniques have taken hold of AESA solutions to create applications ranging from electronic attack to UAVs and data links.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/aesas-boost-multi-role-capabilities-warfighters-uavs-and-wi-fi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/aesas-boost-multi-role-capabilities-warfighters-uavs-and-wi-fi#comments Active components Commercial Defense Systems Mon, 09 Mar 2015 16:34:00 +0000 32191 at http://mwrf.com