Systems http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en Summarizing Advances in SDR Technology http://mwrf.com/systems/summarizing-advances-sdr-technology <div class="field-deck"> Widespread adoption of SDR technology continues throughout many markets as key mixed-signal and digital components improve in performance, even as they shrink in size and power consumption. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SDR technology is expanding into many different markets as the required component functionality is integrated into smaller, lower-power integrated circuits (ICs). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/summarizing-advances-sdr-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/summarizing-advances-sdr-technology#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Systems Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:23:00 +0000 44161 at http://mwrf.com Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (4/24-4/30) http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-424-430 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for amplifier modules or power dividers, Microwaves & RF has you covered. Here are some of the latest products to help optimize your applications, devices, and systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-424-430" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-424-430#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 Tue, 26 Apr 2016 17:15:00 +0000 44111 at http://mwrf.com Qorvo Acquires IoT Chipmaker Greenpeak Technologies http://mwrf.com/active-components/qorvo-acquires-iot-chipmaker-greenpeak-technologies <div class="node-body article-body">The deal is the latest example of large wireless companies buying out smaller competitors that target smart homes. The terms of the deal were not announced.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/qorvo-acquires-iot-chipmaker-greenpeak-technologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/qorvo-acquires-iot-chipmaker-greenpeak-technologies#comments News Active components Industrial Mobile Systems Tue, 19 Apr 2016 20:00:00 +0000 43881 at http://mwrf.com <p>(Image courtesy of Thinkstock).</p> Symposium Focuses on Present and Future of Microwaves http://mwrf.com/systems/symposium-focuses-present-and-future-microwaves <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The keynote address at the <a href="http://r1.ieee.org/event/trends-in-microwaves-2016-a-mini-symposium-exhibits-on-long-island-ny/" target="_blank">Trends in Microwaves Symposium and Exhibits</a> next week will be delivered by Jesse J. Taub, an independent consultant sitting on the engineering advisory board of Hofstra University. Having worked nearly 40 years in the microwaves industry at AIL Systems on Long Island, Taub will give a presentation on &ldquo;The Past, Present, and Future of &micro;W.&rdquo;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/symposium-focuses-present-and-future-microwaves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/symposium-focuses-present-and-future-microwaves#comments News Systems Fri, 08 Apr 2016 20:50:00 +0000 43651 at http://mwrf.com <p>Wardenclyffe Tower, an early wireless transmission station on Long Island built by Nikola Tesla in 1902. (Image courtesy of Arthur Reeve and edited by Electronic Design).</p> Investigate Wideband Frequency Converters http://mwrf.com/systems/investigate-wideband-frequency-converters <div class="field-byline"> Gerald Cornwell and Chandra Gupta </div> <div class="field-deck"> Wideband frequency converters can be designed using different architectures depending upon requirements for dynamic range, spurious rejection, size, and cost. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Frequency converters for broadband applications can be designed with a number of all-analog configurations, depending upon performance requirements. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/investigate-wideband-frequency-converters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/investigate-wideband-frequency-converters#comments Analog Devices Commercial Defense Industrial Systems Wed, 06 Apr 2016 15:59:00 +0000 43421 at http://mwrf.com Spotlight on New Products at IMS 2016 http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/spotlight-new-products-ims-2016 <div class="field-deck"> A large portion of a small industry is set to show its hardware, software, and test equipment at this year’s IMS exhibition in San Francisco’s Moscone Center. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Over 600 exhibitors plan to show everything from the tiniest devices to the most elegant test systems at the 2016 IMS Exhibition in San Francisco’s Moscone Center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/spotlight-new-products-ims-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/spotlight-new-products-ims-2016#comments Active components Commercial Defense Events Industrial Passive components Semiconductors Software Systems Test & Measurement Wed, 06 Apr 2016 13:49:00 +0000 43431 at http://mwrf.com Managing Multichannel Signal-Acquisition Data http://mwrf.com/systems/managing-multichannel-signal-acquisition-data <div class="field-byline"> Jean-Luc Lehmann </div> <div class="field-deck"> A modular digitizer/receiver can simplify the implementation of multiple-channel signal-acquisition systems with continuous data recording and display. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A modular digitizer/receiver can simplify the implementation of multiple-channel signal-acquisition systems with continuous data recording and display. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/managing-multichannel-signal-acquisition-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/managing-multichannel-signal-acquisition-data#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Systems Mon, 04 Apr 2016 20:50:00 +0000 43281 at http://mwrf.com Researchers Develop Interference-Resisting Antenna http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/researchers-develop-interference-resisting-antenna <div class="node-body article-body">Researchers from the University of Texas at Austin have developed an antenna not bound by reciprocity, or their ability to transmit and receive radio signals with the same efficiency.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/researchers-develop-interference-resisting-antenna" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/researchers-develop-interference-resisting-antenna#comments News Active components Commercial Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Semiconductors Systems Mon, 04 Apr 2016 18:50:00 +0000 43301 at http://mwrf.com Inside Track with Amarpal Khanna, IMS 2016 General Chair http://mwrf.com/components/inside-track-amarpal-khanna-ims-2016-general-chair <div class="field-deck"> Amarpal Khanna is the General Chair of this year’s International Microwave Symposium. In this interview, he offers his insight into the current—and future—state of the RF/microwave landscape. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Amarpal Khanna is the General Chair of this year’s International Microwave Symposium. In this interview, he offers his insight into the current—and future—state of the RF/microwave landscape.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/inside-track-amarpal-khanna-ims-2016-general-chair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/inside-track-amarpal-khanna-ims-2016-general-chair#comments Commercial Components Defense Industrial Interviews Semiconductors Systems Thu, 31 Mar 2016 20:28:00 +0000 43131 at http://mwrf.com Wireless Standards Ensure Connectivity http://mwrf.com/systems/wireless-standards-ensure-connectivity <div class="field-deck"> Wireless standards have steadily evolved toward a worldwide wireless network—one that is capable of handling the massive amounts of data generated by modern users. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Standards define the operating parameters, including frequencies and bandwidths, of different communications systems and ensure compatibility in a crowded spectrum. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/wireless-standards-ensure-connectivity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/wireless-standards-ensure-connectivity#comments Commercial Industrial Systems Wed, 30 Mar 2016 20:55:00 +0000 43071 at http://mwrf.com