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
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SIC LTCC Antenna Array Captures W-Band Signals
Practical antennas are an important part of making use of bandwidths at W-band frequencies, and a substrate-integrated-cavity (SIC) antenna array excited by an L-probe offers high gain with high efficiency at those frequencies.
Frequency Conversion Provides Communications Flexibility
Frequency conversion counts on some basic high-frequency components, including frequency mixers, multipliers, and dividers.
Short-Haul Solution Covers Two Bands
This dual-band smart radio system brings new levels of flexibility to industrial networks, serving as a reliable interface for both wired and wireless voice, data, video, and sensor connections.
Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (2/14-2/20)
Whether you are looking for variable attenuators or low-noise amplifiers, Microwaves & RF has you covered. Here are some of the latest products to help optimize your applications, devices, and systems.
GaN Amplifiers Power 30 MHz to 7.5 GHz
This GaN power-amplifier family serves applications ranging from radar to video data links, with broad operating bandwidths as wide as 100 MHz to 6 GHz.
Brush Up on Transistor and Diode Basics
Diodes and transistors are essential semiconductor building blocks for analog, digital, and mixed-signal circuits from audio through light.
Waveform Generator Makes the Jump to 25 GHz
The performance of a high-speed arbitrary waveform generator has been extended to include an additional 5 GHz of bandwidth.
What are the Filtering Differences Between SAWs and BAWs?
The difference between SAW and BAW components make each suitable for specific, different applications.
Doctors Will Depend More on RF Devices
One of the more significant “submarket” areas within the M2M and IoT growth markets is in medical electronics.
Sizing up Discrete Devices Against Integrated Circuits
In spite of the widespread availability of high-speed, high-frequency integrated circuits (ICs), discrete diodes and transistors are readily available for RF/microwave circuit design and fabrication.
Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (2/1-2/7)
Whether you are looking for power dividers or frequency mixers, Microwaves & RF has you covered. Here are some of the latest products to help optimize your applications, devices, and systems.
Taking Steps Toward Practical THz Technology
THz technology stands on the brink of filling many invaluable applications areas, provided that practical solid-state THz energy sources can be developed.
Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (1/4-1/9)
Whether you are looking for attenuators or power modules, Microwaves & RF has you covered. Here are some of the latest products to help optimize your applications, devices, and systems.
Smaller Filters Screen Shrinking RF Circuits
Modern commercial and military systems are increasing the demand for smaller RF/microwave filters capable of handling generous power levels.
Synthesizers Shave Phase Noise to 24 GHz
A family of low-noise frequency synthesizers includes models from 0.7 to 24.0 GHz in three different formats: benchtop, modular, and handheld versions.
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