Passive components http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6851/more en Printing Wireless IoT Sensors http://mwrf.com/passive-components/printing-wireless-iot-sensors <div class="node-body article-body">Researchers from Toulouse, France, use inkjet printers to deposit carbon nanotubes on paper and other organic substrates, thus enabling IoT smart skins and zero-power electronics.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/printing-wireless-iot-sensors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/printing-wireless-iot-sensors#comments Commercial Industrial Passive components Systems Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:22:00 +0000 31281 at http://mwrf.com Broadband Connectors Provide Extra Protection http://mwrf.com/passive-components/broadband-connectors-provide-extra-protection <div class="node-body article-body">These DC-pass rugged high-power connectors can be used indoors and outdoors in applications to 6 GHz. </div> <div 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<div class="node-body article-body">This phase shifter helps tune signals from 150 to 300 MHz.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/phase-shifter-tunes-150-300-mhz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/phase-shifter-tunes-150-300-mhz#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:29:00 +0000 30881 at http://mwrf.com Antenna Tackles Wi-Fi and WiMAX http://mwrf.com/passive-components/antenna-tackles-wi-fi-and-wimax <div class="field-byline"> Mohammad Mahdi Shafiei, Mahmoud Moghavvemi, and Dr. Wan Nor Liza Mahadi </div> <div class="field-deck"> This slotted microstrip antenna handles both bands at 2.4 and 3.6 GHz with tight directional radiation patterns to provide efficient service for both Wi-Fi and WiMAX wireless communications applications. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A compact dual-band antenna was developed on microstrip for 2.4 and 3.6 GHz.</div> <div 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href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/filters-build-upon-mcsrrs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/filters-build-upon-mcsrrs#comments Commercial Industrial Passive components Thu, 15 Jan 2015 22:12:00 +0000 30801 at http://mwrf.com Analyze Quasi-TEM Rectangular Coax Couplers http://mwrf.com/passive-components/analyze-quasi-tem-rectangular-coax-couplers <div class="field-byline"> Yamina Bekri, Dr. Nadia Benabdallah, Dr. Djamal Lachachi, and Nasreddine Benahmed </div> <div class="field-deck"> By digging into the even- and odd-mode electromagnetic parameters of quasi-TEM rectangular coaxial couplers, some simple modifications can be implemented for improved performance. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">By manipulating some basic EM parameters, the performance of rectangular coaxial couplers can be enhanced without advanced manufacturing. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/analyze-quasi-tem-rectangular-coax-couplers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/analyze-quasi-tem-rectangular-coax-couplers#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Thu, 15 Jan 2015 20:04:00 +0000 30791 at http://mwrf.com Man and Machine: Bonded Together with RF Glue http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-generators/man-and-machine-bonded-together-rf-glue <div class="field-deck"> By embracing cost-sensitive and integrated approaches, unmanned systems, COTS, DASs/small cells, and test are opening doors to technology previously only seen in science fiction. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">By embracing cost-sensitive and integrated approaches, unmanned systems, COTS, DASs/small cells, and test are opening doors to technology previously only seen in science fiction.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-generators/man-and-machine-bonded-together-rf-glue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-generators/man-and-machine-bonded-together-rf-glue#comments Active components Automotive Commercial Defense Passive components Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Thu, 15 Jan 2015 16:34:00 +0000 31061 at http://mwrf.com Kinetic Boot Generates 1.5 Watts of Power per Foot for Soldiers http://mwrf.com/systems/kinetic-boot-generates-15-watts-power-foot-soldiers <div class="node-body article-body">Lockheed Martin and STC Footwear are working to develop a kinetic boot solution for U.S. Marines that will convert the motion of footsteps into a functional power source.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/kinetic-boot-generates-15-watts-power-foot-soldiers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/kinetic-boot-generates-15-watts-power-foot-soldiers#comments News Defense Passive components Systems Mon, 05 Jan 2015 22:44:00 +0000 31011 at http://mwrf.com Switch Controls DC To 8 GHz http://mwrf.com/passive-components/switch-controls-dc-8-ghz <div class="field-deck"> Based on UltraCMOS semiconductor technology, this 8-GHz switch is truly DC coupled in a miniature surface-mount package, with low harmonic distortion, for a variety of applications. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This broadband single-pole, double-throw (SPDT) switch features low loss and good isolation from DC to 8 GHz. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/switch-controls-dc-8-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/switch-controls-dc-8-ghz#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Mon, 05 Jan 2015 15:53:00 +0000 30871 at http://mwrf.com <p>Model PE42020 is a wideband SPDT switch that is truly capable of channeling signals at 0 Hz and with an upper-frequency range of 8 GHz.</p>