Jack Browne

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.

Articles
Study Explores Need for Public Safety Inoperability
Lack of radio interoperability is a major concern in the Public Safety sector, according to an 84-page study commissioned by the Software Defined Radio (SDR) Forum. The study, "The US Public Safety Market," was based on interviews with public safety ...
WiMAX Forum Adds To Regulatory Database
The WiMAX Forum, in partnership with AT4 wireless, has announced new features on the WiMAX Forum Spectrum and Regulatory Database. The database provides WiMAX Forum member companies with worldwide spectrum licensing and regulatory requirements. Added ...
Surge Protection Reaches 6 GHz
NexTek, Inc., perhaps best known for its lightning-protection and power-conditioning units, has developed the E-Class Series of surge protectors for applications through 6 GHz. The units provide bidirectional protection and are characterized by passing ...
Mini-Circuits Announces New 2007 Catalog
Mini-Circuits has announced the availability of its new 2007 IF/RF Microwave Signal Processing Components Guide for designers of high-frequency circuits and systems. The comprehensive 144-page reference source provides the industry's most complete ...
EPX Microwave Adds Push-Button Pads
EPX Microwave has announced the ESA series of push-button attenuators for manual control of attenuation in measurement and other high-frequency systems. The components can be specified in frequency ranges of DC to 1 GHz and from DC to 2.5 GHz, with as ...
Antenna Intercepts E-Band Signals
Radio Waves has developed a low-profile, high-performance 2-ft. antenna for E-band applications. The model HPLP2-80 provides 51-dBi gain at frequencies from 71 to 86 GHz and can be developed with a mounting system to directly integate it into ...
GNSS Receiver Fits On A Chip
Model MAX2769 is a universal, single-chip global navigation satellite system (GNSS) receiver for Global Positioning System (GPS), Galileo, and GLONASS navigation satellite systems. By achieving a total cascaded noise figure of 1.4 dB, the receiver chip ...
Jack Cowper Named President of R & S Canada
Jack Cowper, the former Vice-President of Rohde & Schwarz, Inc., has been named President of Rohde & Schwarz Canada. He will continue in his role as corporate Vice-President, adding the role over the company's Canadian operations. Cowper reports directly ...
Rat Race Divider Runs At 10 GHz
International Manufacturing Services (IMS) has produced a thick-film, surface-mount-technology (SMT) two-way rat-race power divider with 180-deg. outputs. Model IMD2417 is designed for use at 10 GHz with a 20 percent bandwidth exhibiting less than 0.5-dB ...
ARRA Offers Waveguide Dummy Loads
ARRA, Inc., one of the industry's longest-running suppliers of waveguide components, ofers a line of high-power waveguide dummy loads for applications from 2.60 to 40.0 GHz in standard waveguide bands. For example, model 90-920 is constructed with WR90 ...
June 28, 2007 Newsletter
Microwaves & RF UPDATE | June 28, 2007 Jack Browne, Technical Director Find out about Agilent's new economically priced L Series switches and enter the iPOD giveaway ...
Report Shows HDTV To Rely On Satellites
Healthy growth is expected for the worldwide market for high-definition television (HDTV) according to a new report from IMS Research, "The Future of High-Definition TV 2007 Edition." According to the report, the growth in satellite HDTV households ...
Peregrine Packs Four Switches On One IC
Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation announced at the recent Microwave Theory & Techniques Symposium (MTT-S) in Hawaii the availability of the model PE42110 MultiSwitch(TM) multiple-switch integrated circuit (IC). The device incorporates four ...
MMD Components Offers Low-Power OCXOs
MMD Components (Monitor & Quartztek) has developed a line of low-power oven-controlled crystal oscillators (OCXOs) with options for an AT, SC or IT cut crystal design. The company's new MOFLP series OCXOs are ideal for a wide variety of ...
Keithley Introduces USB DMM
Keithley Instruments has added a precision digital multimeter (DMM) that can send 38-PPM 6.5- digit measurements at 50 readings/s over the universal serial bus (USB). It can send 4.5-digit readings at 2000 readings/s to its internal memory. The DMM ...
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