Passive components http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6851/more en NASA Looks to Nanosatellites for Exploring Small Asteroids http://mwrf.com/systems/nasa-looks-nanosatellites-exploring-small-asteroids <div class="node-body article-body">A research proposal funded by NASA’s Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) program has outlined an approach for exploring asteroids and small solar bodies with a fleet of nanosatellites.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/nasa-looks-nanosatellites-exploring-small-asteroids" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/nasa-looks-nanosatellites-exploring-small-asteroids#comments News Passive components Systems Fri, 24 Jul 2015 20:30:00 +0000 35581 at http://mwrf.com <p>The &ldquo;Swarm Flyby Gravimetry&rdquo; project&nbsp;involves a main satellite module releasing a swarm of nanosatellites in a diverse range of trajectories around a small asteroid. <a href="/site-files/mwrf.com/files/uploads/2015/06/swarmflybygravimetry_niac_jhuapl.jpg" target="_blank">Click here for larger view.</a> (Image courtesy of NASA)</p> Bias Tees Power 10 MHz to 40 GHz http://mwrf.com/passive-components/bias-tees-power-10-mhz-40-ghz <div class="node-body article-body">A line of bias tees features low loss and current-carrying capabilities to 7 A through 40 GHz. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/bias-tees-power-10-mhz-40-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/bias-tees-power-10-mhz-40-ghz#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Tue, 07 Jul 2015 20:17:00 +0000 35281 at http://mwrf.com New Products Shine at 2015 IMS http://mwrf.com/passive-components/new-products-shine-2015-ims <div class="field-deck"> Record crowds at this year’s show were treated to an impressive display of new component, system, test, and software products at more than 900 exhibition booths. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hundreds of new RF/microwave products were on display in the exhibition area at the recent 2015 IEEE IMS event. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/new-products-shine-2015-ims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/new-products-shine-2015-ims#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Tue, 07 Jul 2015 16:20:00 +0000 35231 at http://mwrf.com Energy-Harvesting Antenna Aids Wireless Sensors http://mwrf.com/passive-components/energy-harvesting-antenna-aids-wireless-sensors <div class="field-byline"> M.S. Jawad, Nurzaimah Binti Zainol, and Z. Zakaria </div> <div class="field-deck"> A compact antenna with integrated rectifying circuit was simulated and fabricated for converting RF energy to DC voltage at ISM band frequencies. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This antenna with integrated rectifying circuit is capable of receiving RF energy at the ISM frequency band and converting it to DC voltage.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/energy-harvesting-antenna-aids-wireless-sensors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/energy-harvesting-antenna-aids-wireless-sensors#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:13:00 +0000 35091 at http://mwrf.com Rugged Power Dividers Span 0.5 to 6.0 GHz http://mwrf.com/passive-components/rugged-power-dividers-span-05-60-ghz <div class="node-body article-body">A line of rugged coaxial power dividers has been expanded with 30-W models operating from 500 MHz to 6 GHz. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/rugged-power-dividers-span-05-60-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/rugged-power-dividers-span-05-60-ghz#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:49:00 +0000 35071 at http://mwrf.com Web Tool Helps Build Coaxial Cables http://mwrf.com/passive-components/web-tool-helps-build-coaxial-cables <div class="node-body article-body">An online web tool simplifies the creation of coaxial cable assemblies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/web-tool-helps-build-coaxial-cables" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/web-tool-helps-build-coaxial-cables#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:14:00 +0000 35081 at http://mwrf.com Waveguide Slot Array Antenna Snares 120 GHz http://mwrf.com/passive-components/waveguide-slot-array-antenna-snares-120-ghz <div class="node-body article-body">This compact array antenna achieves a broad bandwidth of 118 to 140 GHz. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/waveguide-slot-array-antenna-snares-120-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/waveguide-slot-array-antenna-snares-120-ghz#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Mon, 29 Jun 2015 21:06:00 +0000 35031 at http://mwrf.com Antennas and Arrays Fit on Organic Substrates http://mwrf.com/passive-components/antennas-and-arrays-fit-organic-substrates <div class="node-body article-body">Work on different W-band antenna configurations involved the use of Kapton and liquid-crystal-polymer (LCP) substrate materials. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/antennas-and-arrays-fit-organic-substrates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/antennas-and-arrays-fit-organic-substrates#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:45:00 +0000 35041 at http://mwrf.com Compact Antennas are Almost Invisible http://mwrf.com/passive-components/compact-antennas-are-almost-invisible <div class="node-body article-body">A line of compact antennas works with signals from 71 to 86 GHz. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/compact-antennas-are-almost-invisible" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/compact-antennas-are-almost-invisible#comments Commercial Industrial Passive components Tue, 02 Jun 2015 18:34:00 +0000 34681 at http://mwrf.com Top Methods for Measuring 5 Common Signal-Corrupting Distortions http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/top-methods-measuring-5-common-signal-corrupting-distortions <div class="field-deck"> To avoid the performance challenges caused by nonlinearities and distortion, modern measurement techniques can help engineers understand the device mechanics that cause them. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Nonlinearity and distortion have created interference and system level challenges with RF/microwave equipment since the first transmissions. With the latest high-speed wireless technologies, understanding and mitigating distortions is critical to reducing signal degradation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/top-methods-measuring-5-common-signal-corrupting-distortions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/top-methods-measuring-5-common-signal-corrupting-distortions#comments Active components Commercial Defense Medical Passive components Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Tue, 02 Jun 2015 15:52:00 +0000 34641 at http://mwrf.com