Defense http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6604/more en Dynamometers Assist Testing for Satellite Development http://mwrf.com/defense/dynamometers-assist-testing-satellite-development <div class="node-body article-body">Dynamometers are employed in testing moving parts within satellite systems. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/defense/dynamometers-assist-testing-satellite-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/defense/dynamometers-assist-testing-satellite-development#comments Defense Tue, 21 Mar 2017 21:16:00 +0000 52021 at http://mwrf.com Radar and Sensing Solutions Detect Terrorists http://mwrf.com/defense/radar-and-sensing-solutions-detect-terrorists <div class="node-body gallery-body">To identify and respond to a terrorist threat or active-shooter situation before they act, these solutions rely on sensor and/or radar technologies.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/defense/radar-and-sensing-solutions-detect-terrorists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/defense/radar-and-sensing-solutions-detect-terrorists#comments Defense Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:39:00 +0000 51991 at http://mwrf.com NASA Identifies Top Small Business Contractor http://mwrf.com/services/nasa-identifies-top-small-business-contractor <div class="node-body article-body">A woman-owned, Huntsville, Ala. company recently earned NASA’s Agency-Level 2016 Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year Award.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/services/nasa-identifies-top-small-business-contractor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/services/nasa-identifies-top-small-business-contractor#comments Defense Services Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:21:00 +0000 51931 at http://mwrf.com Advanced Vision Systems Guide KC-46A Tanker Aircraft http://mwrf.com/systems/advanced-vision-systems-guide-kc-46a-tanker-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">The Remote Visions System (RVS) developed by Rockwell Collins is a key part of the safety of the U.S. Air Force’s KC-46A tanker aircraft. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/advanced-vision-systems-guide-kc-46a-tanker-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/advanced-vision-systems-guide-kc-46a-tanker-aircraft#comments Defense Systems Wed, 15 Mar 2017 15:50:00 +0000 51921 at http://mwrf.com Test Lab Seeks Better Soldier Safety http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/test-lab-seeks-better-soldier-safety <div class="node-body article-body">An advanced blast and crash dummy is providing insights into how to make vehicles and equipment safer for soldiers. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/test-lab-seeks-better-soldier-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/test-lab-seeks-better-soldier-safety#comments Defense Test & Measurement Tue, 14 Mar 2017 18:33:00 +0000 51891 at http://mwrf.com GaN-on-Silicon is Ready for Space http://mwrf.com/technologies/gan-silicon-ready-space <div class="node-body article-body">GaN-on-silicon device technology has been tested as ready for space-based DC-to-DC power conversion applications. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/technologies/gan-silicon-ready-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/technologies/gan-silicon-ready-space#comments Defense Materials Technologies Tue, 14 Mar 2017 18:00:00 +0000 51881 at http://mwrf.com Ensure Success When Making Connections http://mwrf.com/passive-components/ensure-success-when-making-connections <div class="node-body article-body">This white paper explains why RF connectors are an important aspect of many systems, as well as describes proper connection approaches.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/ensure-success-when-making-connections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/ensure-success-when-making-connections#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Mon, 13 Mar 2017 15:49:00 +0000 51861 at http://mwrf.com Test Strategies in Aerospace and Defense http://mwrf.com/white-paper/test-strategies-aerospace-and-defense <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by National Instruments </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What do test systems on aerospace and defense programs need to accomplish? What are my test system architecture options? What is hardware-in-the-loop? How does using HIL affect test cost?</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/test-strategies-aerospace-and-defense" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/white-paper/test-strategies-aerospace-and-defense#comments Defense White Paper Test & Measurement Mon, 13 Mar 2017 14:01:00 +0000 51851 at http://mwrf.com Software Helps Speed SiGe Receiver Design http://mwrf.com/software/software-helps-speed-sige-receiver-design <div class="node-body article-body">Commercial design and simulation software helped with the creation of a broadband SiGe receiver for use from 24 to 45 GHz. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/software-helps-speed-sige-receiver-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/software-helps-speed-sige-receiver-design#comments Defense Software Fri, 10 Mar 2017 19:57:00 +0000 51841 at http://mwrf.com What’s the Difference Between Optical and Wireless Communications? http://mwrf.com/systems/what-s-difference-between-optical-and-wireless-communications <div class="field-deck"> Wireless and optical communications technologies are often found on the same cellular communications tower, supporting modern communications using different wavelengths. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wireless and optical communications technologies are implemented in much different ways but can often be find sharing parts of the same application. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/what-s-difference-between-optical-and-wireless-communications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/what-s-difference-between-optical-and-wireless-communications#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Systems Fri, 10 Mar 2017 19:17:00 +0000 51821 at http://mwrf.com