Technologies http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en ZigBee 3.0 Shows its Power http://mwrf.com/services/zigbee-30-shows-its-power <div class="node-body article-body">This white paper describes ZigBee 3.0, explaining the role it plays in the Internet of Things (IoT). </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/services/zigbee-30-shows-its-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/services/zigbee-30-shows-its-power#comments Commercial Services Fri, 26 Aug 2016 19:28:00 +0000 47441 at http://mwrf.com <p>Image courtesy of Thinkstock</p> Simulation Software Fosters New Wireless Standards http://mwrf.com/software/simulation-software-fosters-new-wireless-standards <div class="node-body article-body">Simulation software can aid the development of new wireless technologies, such as Narrowband-IoT (NB-IoT). </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/simulation-software-fosters-new-wireless-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/simulation-software-fosters-new-wireless-standards#comments Keysight Technologies Commercial Industrial Software Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:10:00 +0000 47411 at http://mwrf.com <p>Image courtesy of Thinkstock</p> GaN: From Esoteric Tech to Market Mainstay http://mwrf.com/active-components/gan-esoteric-tech-market-mainstay <div class="field-byline"> Mark Murphy, MACOM </div> <div class="field-deck"> Ascending from its nascent potential, gallium nitride is now a mainstream technology as evidenced by its adoption into more commercial applications. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ascending from its nascent potential, gallium nitride is now a mainstream technology as evidenced by its adoption into more commercial applications.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/gan-esoteric-tech-market-mainstay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/gan-esoteric-tech-market-mainstay#comments Materials Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Fri, 26 Aug 2016 13:32:00 +0000 47421 at http://mwrf.com New Geostationary Weather Satellites Prepare for Launch in Florida http://mwrf.com/systems/new-geostationary-weather-satellites-prepare-launch-florida <div class="node-body article-body">A new weather satellite designed to monitor hurricanes and other severe weather more accurately is being prepped for launch at a testing facility in Florida.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/new-geostationary-weather-satellites-prepare-launch-florida" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/new-geostationary-weather-satellites-prepare-launch-florida#comments News Active components Systems Thu, 25 Aug 2016 19:15:00 +0000 47401 at http://mwrf.com <p>(Image courtesy of National Aeronautics and Space Administration).</p> Raytheon Takes Contract for Scalable Aircraft Carrier Radars http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/raytheon-takes-contract-scalable-aircraft-carrier-radars <div class="node-body article-body">The contract stands out as the latest vote of confidence for inexpensive radars that can be linked together and customized for different applications.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/raytheon-takes-contract-scalable-aircraft-carrier-radars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/raytheon-takes-contract-scalable-aircraft-carrier-radars#comments News Active components Defense Semiconductors Systems Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:50:00 +0000 47391 at http://mwrf.com <p>Raytheon&#39;s Air and Missile Defense Radar&nbsp;is comprised of individual radar modules, which can be stacked to control aperture size. (Image courtesy of Raytheon).</p> Smaller Synthesizers Strive for Greater Stability http://mwrf.com/active-components/smaller-synthesizers-strive-greater-stability <div class="field-deck"> Frequency synthesizers continue to integrate more functionality into ever-smaller packages with lower power consumption. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Frequency synthesizers are available as single-frequency and broadband units, from tiny ICs to full subsystems including control and power-supply circuitry. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/smaller-synthesizers-strive-greater-stability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/smaller-synthesizers-strive-greater-stability#comments Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:04:00 +0000 47371 at http://mwrf.com Improve TPMS Design Flow with Circuit Design Software and EM Verification http://mwrf.com/software/improve-tpms-design-flow-circuit-design-software-and-em-verification <div class="field-byline"> Nicolas Henriet, Sensata Technologies </div> <div class="field-deck"> To meet the latest performance requirements for tire-pressure monitoring systems, designers are turning to high-frequency design software. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To meet the latest performance requirements for tire-pressure monitoring systems, designers are turning to high-frequency design software.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/improve-tpms-design-flow-circuit-design-software-and-em-verification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/improve-tpms-design-flow-circuit-design-software-and-em-verification#comments Automotive Software Wed, 24 Aug 2016 18:34:00 +0000 47321 at http://mwrf.com Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (8/21-8/27) http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-821-827 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for transmit integrated circuits or double-throw switches, Microwaves & RF has you covered. Here are some of the latest components to optimize your product, device, or system.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-821-827" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-821-827#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Automotive Commercial Components Defense Image Galleries Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Passive components Products Semiconductors Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Wed, 24 Aug 2016 17:50:00 +0000 47271 at http://mwrf.com Software Models 3D Device Processes http://mwrf.com/software/software-models-3d-device-processes <div class="field-deck"> This physics-based simulation software models physical, chemical, and electrical effects of semiconductor and MEMS fabrication processes, and can trace defects to a source. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The sixth generation of this process modeling software can solve for device and structure capacitances and resistances. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/software-models-3d-device-processes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/software-models-3d-device-processes#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Software Wed, 24 Aug 2016 14:31:00 +0000 47281 at http://mwrf.com Material Knowledge Shapes Advanced Antennas http://mwrf.com/active-components/material-knowledge-shapes-advanced-antennas <div class="field-deck"> By combining a geometric approach using polymer-based dielectric materials, one company is literally changing the face of high-frequency antenna design. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Innovative antenna design technology has enabled a new breed of DRAs that can be shaped to fit mechanical requirements. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/material-knowledge-shapes-advanced-antennas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/material-knowledge-shapes-advanced-antennas#comments Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Wed, 24 Aug 2016 14:19:00 +0000 47301 at http://mwrf.com