Systems en Report Forecasts Robust Radar Markets to 2026 <div class="node-body article-body">A market research report predicts strong global growth in military radar for the next 10 years. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Defense Systems Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:06:00 +0000 49311 at Rockwell Collins Chosen to Maintain P-8A Radios <div class="node-body article-body">Rockwell Collins has been contracted by the U.S. Navy to set up a repair depot for the high-frequency radios in the U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidon HF-121C aircraft. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Defense Systems Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:20:00 +0000 49301 at <p>Effective maintenance and repair of the HF-121C radios used onboard the U.S. Navy&rsquo;s P-8A Poseidon aircraft will result in less aircraft downtime and more efficient use of equipment.</p> Microwave Photonic Enhances Radar Performance <div class="node-body article-body">A frequency-selective radar transmission approach works with optical techniques to improve the spatial resolution of multiple targets.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial Defense Industrial Systems Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:18:00 +0000 49291 at Wireless BAN Provides Heart-Attack Detection <div class="node-body article-body">A wireless body area network employs Bluetooth signals to send ECG signals from a user’s heart monitor to a smartphone or to the internet to warn of heart attacks.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial Medical Systems Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:44:00 +0000 49281 at Remote Wake-Up System Saves Standby Power <div class="node-body article-body">A remote wake-up system operating from 2.4 to 2.6 GHz is designed with low-cost components to help save the standby power of commercial and industrial electronic products.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial Industrial Systems Fri, 02 Dec 2016 14:00:00 +0000 49271 at Narrowband-IoT Proves its Worth <div class="node-body blog-body">Narrowband-IoT is stepping up as a key Internet of Things wireless technology, promising longer battery life and lower device costs, plus improved coverage. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> IoT Systems Filtering Noise Thu, 01 Dec 2016 14:51:00 +0000 49261 at Extend LEO Downlinks with GEO Satellites <div class="field-byline"> V. Sambasiva Rao </div> <div class="field-deck"> The data downlinking capability of a LEO satellite can be increased by using GEO satellites in a configuration of multiple satellites that relays data to earth. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Recruiting a stationary GEO satellite as part of the ultimate communications link can increase the data capacity of several LEO satellites.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial Defense Industrial Systems Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:50:00 +0000 49241 at The Year's Top New Products <div class="field-deck"> Even as the high-frequency industry looks to robust commercial growth promised by markets for 5G and IoT applications, military and aerospace demands remain strong. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The top RF/microwave products of 2016 serve a variety of applications in commercial, industrial, and military markets.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial Defense Industrial Systems Tue, 29 Nov 2016 15:35:00 +0000 49211 at Built to Help Computers Understand Hand Gestures, Tiny Radars Now Identify Objects <div class="node-body article-body">Researchers in Scotland have created a radar system that instantly recognizes objects like metal and body parts and distinguishes between them.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Active components Mixed-signal semiconductors Products Systems Thu, 17 Nov 2016 19:40:00 +0000 48881 at <p>(Image courtesy of Infineon Technologies).</p> Qualcomm Teases a Prototype Spectrum Sharing Radio <div class="node-body article-body">Qualcomm's latest prototype radio is using new technology to gain access to large swathes of wireless spectrum not being used to their full potential.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Products Systems Test & Measurement - generators Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:20:00 +0000 48891 at <p>(Image courtesy of Thinkstock).</p>