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.

Technical Brochure Highlights Leaky Coax
Times Microwave Systems has published their T-RAD(R) 600 Technical Data brochure with information on 50-ohm leaky feeder coaxial cables for providing radio frequency coverage in enclosed and underground sites. The leaky radiating coaxial cables can ...
Quartz Crystals Fit Tight Spots
MMD Components (Monitor +ACY- Quartztek) has produced what they claim is the smallest quartz crystal available in production quantities. Measuring only 2 x 2.5 mm, with a 0.57-mm profile, the X series surface-mountable crystals can be used in any ...
Do You Know Where Your Web Site Is?
To borrow from the well-known slogan for FOX Broadcasting's 10- O'clock news ("It's 10 O'clock: Do you know where your children are?"), which celebrates its 40th year on the air, this question can also be applied to an engineering company's website. ...
MwT Offers 2-To-20-GHz MMIC Amps
MicroWave Technology has developed a series of GaAs MMIC amplifiers in chip form for applications from 2 to 20 GHz. WIth almost 1 W output power, these broadband amplifiers include the model MMA-022030B chip with +29 dBm output power at 1-dB compression ...
BroadWave Technologies Releases 2007 Catalog
BroadWave Technologies has announced the availability of its 2007 Product Catalog. The literature features information on the company's extensive lines of fixed and variable attenuators, adapters, RF coaxial accessories, terminations, power dividers, ...
Microphase Announces Miniature Coupler Line
Microphase Corporation has developed a line of miniature directional couplers for applications thorugh 3 GHz. The compact couplers are ideal for monitoring the power levels of incident or reflected signals. As an example, a broadband model operates from ...
Isolator Line Covers 0.3 To 20 GHz
A standard line of three-port drop-in microwave isolators includes models operating from 300 MHz to 20 GHz. For example, model DD10680 spans 6.4 to 7.2 GHz with 22 dB minimum isolation and maximum insertion loss of 0.35 dB. It exhibits maximum VSWR of ...
dbSpectra Unleashes 4-Way Combiner
dbSpectra has formally announced the availability of its latest four-channel, hybrid transmitter combiner, model HC10500-04J. The component operates from 150 to 174 MHz and consists of four dual-stage isolators and a high-power combiner. Rated for 150 W ...
IMS Offers Component Catalog
International Manufacturing Services (IMS) has announced the availability of a new, four-color, eight-page component brochure. The literature contains information on the company's lines of resistors, attenuators, terminations, filters, and power ...
Mimix Manufactures Plastic 34-GHz Mixer
Mimix Broadband has introduced an image-reject mixer in a low-cost, 4 x 4 mm QFN surface-mount plastic package that is capable of operating from 10 to 34 GHz. The model XM1001-QH, with 20 dB image rejection across its operating range, is ideal for LMDS, ...
DROs Generate 3 To 50 GHz
Microwave Dynamics offers a stable line of dielectric-resonator oscillators (DROs) for applications from 3 to 50 GHz. Ideal for satellite communications, point-to-point microwave radios, test equipment, and a wide range of military systems, these sources ...
Remtec Develops Etchable Materials Capability
Remtec, perhaps best known for its Plated Copper On Thick Film (PCTF(r)) ceramic substrates and packages, has announced the development of a new etchable materials capability that permits circuit designers to integrate more functions and improve ...
SiGe Semiconductor Names Sohail Khan CEO
SiGe Semiconductor announced the appointment of Sohail Khan as president and chief executive officer (CEO). Khan comes to SiGe Semiconductor from Bessemer Venture Partners, where he served as an entrepreneur in residence and operating partner, ...
April 26, 2007
Microwaves & RF UPDATE | April 26, 2007 Jack Browne, MWRF Technical Director Power Meters Feature USB Connectivity Boonton ...
Tyco Supports DoD's RFID Mandate
Tyco Electronics has introduced a trio of solutions for suppliers wanting to meet the United States Department of Defense's (DoD's) radio-frequency-identification (RFID) mandate. Each kit contains the hardware and software to allow companies to ...

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