Jack Browne

Technical Contributor,
Microwaves & RF

Jack Browne, Technical Contributor, has worked in technical publishing for over 30 years. He managed the content and production of three technical journals while at the American Institute of Physics, including Medical Physics and the Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology. He has been a Publisher and Editor for Penton Media, started the firm’s Wireless Symposium & Exhibition trade show in 1993, and currently serves as Technical Contributor for that company's Microwaves & RF magazine. Browne, who holds a BS in Mathematics from City College of New York and BA degrees in English and Philosophy from Fordham University, is a member of the IEEE.

VCO Cuts Phase Noise at 3650 MHz
A low-noise VCO tunes to 3650 MHz and delivers +7 dBm output power in a compact, surface-mount package.
Terminations Tackle 10 W to 4 GHz
A line of 50-Ω terminations with 4.1/9.5 connectors handles as much as 10 W power through wireless communications bands through 4 GHz.
VCXOs Maintain Consistent Timing
A line of clock timing oscillators provides output frequencies from 1 to 50 MHz with low phase jitter.
Waveguide Couplers Reach 110 GHz
A line of waveguide directional couplers includes 28 models covering a total frequency range of 18 to 110 GHz.
GaAs IC Switch Channels DC to 6 GHz
A SPST switch is supplied in a compact SMT housing for applications from DC to 6 GHz.
Programming the Right Simulator for the Task
Software simulation tools are available with a wide range of functions, from simple filter design tools to integrated suites of linear and nonlinear circuit simulators and EM simulators.
Folded-Patch Antenna Targets Vehicular GPS Apps
A folded antenna design is well suited for vehicular GPS applications.
Graphene FETs Extend Beyond Millimeter Waves
Graphene FETs and diodes show great promise for millimeter-wave applications.
MIMO Antenna Insensitive to Human-Body Effects
A two-antenna MIMO system design covers both cellular and Wi-Fi frequency bands in a compact structure.
Software Streamlines 3D Semiconductor Design
The latest version of Coventor’s software models the parameters of 3D semiconductor fabrication processes.
Modular Tester Performs 5G Channel Sounding
The 5G Channel Sounding Reference Solution test system features compact instrument modules and multiple software packages to generate and analyze complex waveforms for characterizing 5G wireless communications channels.
Weighing the Options for RF/MW Circuit Materials
Sorting through different RF/microwave circuit materials educed comparisons of performance improvements and cost hikes, although some materials may save processing expenses.
Simulators Predict System-Level Behavior
System-level software programs can model the performance of the many devices and components interconnected within a transmitter or a receiver.
VCXO Squeezes into Small Cells
A compact voltage-controlled crystal oscillator (VCXO) provides fundamental frequencies from 100 to 250 MHz.
Richardson RFPD
Broadband SPDT Switch Receives Design Support
A broadband SPDT switch offers high isolation from 10 MHz to 40 GHz.

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