Systems http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en Companies Join Forces to Optimize Field Programmable Radio Frequency http://mwrf.com/systems/companies-join-forces-optimize-field-programmable-radio-frequency <div class="field-deck"> Lime Microsystems, Altera respond to growing mobile data traffic with agreement to develop and promote solutions. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">UK field-programmable RF transceiver specialists Lime Microsystems and logic device leader Altera Corp. have agreed to focus jointly on developing and promoting programmable solutions intended for a range of broadband wireless markets. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/companies-join-forces-optimize-field-programmable-radio-frequency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/companies-join-forces-optimize-field-programmable-radio-frequency#comments Systems Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:36:00 +0000 27491 at http://mwrf.com Wireless Sensor System Stalls Car Thieves http://mwrf.com/systems/wireless-sensor-system-stalls-car-thieves <div class="field-byline"> An Junfeng, Lumeng Meng, Shandong Laiwu, and Shandong Zibo </div> <div class="field-deck"> This wireless sensor system can make it more difficult to borrow or steal someone else’s car or switch license plates. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This wireless sensor system can help guard against automobile theft. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/wireless-sensor-system-stalls-car-thieves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/wireless-sensor-system-stalls-car-thieves#comments Commercial Industrial Systems Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:12:00 +0000 27311 at http://mwrf.com Military Blimp-Borne Radar Stays Aloft for 30 Days http://mwrf.com/systems/military-blimp-borne-radar-stays-aloft-30-days <div class="node-body article-body">Comprising a system of two radars and helium-filled aerostats, JLENS further enhances missile defense capabilities in current ballistic intercept systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/military-blimp-borne-radar-stays-aloft-30-days" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/military-blimp-borne-radar-stays-aloft-30-days#comments News Defense Systems Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:26:00 +0000 27371 at http://mwrf.com <p>One JLENS orbit can provide the same 24/7 coverage for a 30-day period that 5 fixed wing surveillance aircraft provide. (Images courtesy of Raytheon)</p> Switch Matrices Control DC to 40 GHz http://mwrf.com/systems/switch-matrices-control-dc-40-ghz <div class="node-body article-body">A line of switch matrices includes models with as many as 24 switch matrices in rack-mount housings operating as high as 40 GHz. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/switch-matrices-control-dc-40-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/switch-matrices-control-dc-40-ghz#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Systems Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:48:00 +0000 27321 at http://mwrf.com <p>Switch matrices in the FlexMatrix family are available in a variety of input/output configurations at frequencies to 40 GHz.&nbsp;</p> Method Eases Monopulse System Jamming http://mwrf.com/systems/method-eases-monopulse-system-jamming <div class="field-byline"> Dianfei Pan, Naiping Cheng, and Yanshan Bian, Department of Optical and Electrical Equipment, Academy of Equipment, Beijing, China </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An adaptive monopulse radar technique helps cancel interference from composite mainlobe and/or sidelobe jamming while preserving target angle estimation accuracy. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/method-eases-monopulse-system-jamming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/method-eases-monopulse-system-jamming#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Systems Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:04:00 +0000 27291 at http://mwrf.com New! Wi-Fi Standards Poster http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/new-wi-fi-standards-poster <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Tektronix </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Get Your Personal Wi-Fi Poster for your Desk or Lab! Get access to this new educational Wi-Fi standards poster. All aspects of 802.11 Wi-Fi physical layer and transmitter measurements are covered:</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/new-wi-fi-standards-poster" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/new-wi-fi-standards-poster#comments Systems Test & Measurement - analyzers White Paper Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:55:00 +0000 27131 at http://mwrf.com Signal Analyzer Merges FFT With Swept-Spectrum Capabilities http://mwrf.com/systems/signal-analyzer-merges-fft-swept-spectrum-capabilities <div class="field-byline"> Curtis Ellzey &amp; Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Agilent Technologies recently showcased its fast-Fourier-transform (FFT)-based PXI signal analyzer, which has the ability to “sweep” a FFT window over multiple gigahertz frequencies much like swept spectrum analyzers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/signal-analyzer-merges-fft-swept-spectrum-capabilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/signal-analyzer-merges-fft-swept-spectrum-capabilities#comments Systems Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:02:00 +0000 27281 at http://mwrf.com Interference-Free Millimeter-Wave Radios Promise Security http://mwrf.com/systems/interference-free-millimeter-wave-radios-promise-security <div class="node-body article-body">Using unlicensed millimeter-wave bands may be the next step toward higher-bandwidth and higher-security commercial communications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/interference-free-millimeter-wave-radios-promise-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/interference-free-millimeter-wave-radios-promise-security#comments Commercial Systems Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:13:00 +0000 27231 at http://mwrf.com Missile Defense System Uses Dual Radars To Optimize Tracking http://mwrf.com/systems/missile-defense-system-uses-dual-radars-optimize-tracking <div class="node-body article-body">The ground-based midcourse defense (GMD) system, in conjunction with an exoatmospheric kill vehicle (EKV) device, successfully tracked and destroyed a targeted threat during testing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/missile-defense-system-uses-dual-radars-optimize-tracking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/missile-defense-system-uses-dual-radars-optimize-tracking#comments News Active components Defense Systems Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:18:00 +0000 27241 at http://mwrf.com <p>In development since 1998, the GMD system incorporates features such as early detection and tracking during the boost phase, midcourse target discrimination, and precision intercept and destruction of inbound intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMS). (Images courtesy of Boeing)</p> Proving Installed Performance of Airframe Microwave Assemblies http://mwrf.com/systems/proving-installed-performance-airframe-microwave-assemblies <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by W.L. Gore </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Military aircraft manufacturers have accepted the practice of replacing microwave assemblies because they get damaged during installation in airframe platforms. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/proving-installed-performance-airframe-microwave-assemblies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/proving-installed-performance-airframe-microwave-assemblies#comments Systems White Paper Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:03:00 +0000 27221 at http://mwrf.com