Defense http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6604/more en Report Forecasts Robust Radar Markets to 2026 http://mwrf.com/systems/report-forecasts-robust-radar-markets-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="http://mwrf.com/systems/report-forecasts-robust-radar-markets-2026" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/report-forecasts-robust-radar-markets-2026#comments Defense Systems Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:06:00 +0000 49311 at http://mwrf.com Rockwell Collins Chosen to Maintain P-8A Radios http://mwrf.com/systems/rockwell-collins-chosen-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="http://mwrf.com/systems/rockwell-collins-chosen-maintain-p-8a-radios" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/rockwell-collins-chosen-maintain-p-8a-radios#comments Defense Systems Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:20:00 +0000 49301 at http://mwrf.com <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 http://mwrf.com/systems/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="http://mwrf.com/systems/microwave-photonic-enhances-radar-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/microwave-photonic-enhances-radar-performance#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Systems Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:18:00 +0000 49291 at http://mwrf.com Extend LEO Downlinks with GEO Satellites http://mwrf.com/systems/extend-leo-downlinks-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="http://mwrf.com/systems/extend-leo-downlinks-geo-satellites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/extend-leo-downlinks-geo-satellites#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Systems Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:50:00 +0000 49241 at http://mwrf.com The Year's Top New Products http://mwrf.com/systems/years-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="http://mwrf.com/systems/years-top-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/years-top-new-products#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Systems Tue, 29 Nov 2016 15:35:00 +0000 49211 at http://mwrf.com Tracking Effects of Temperature http://mwrf.com/software/tracking-effects-temperature <div class="field-deck"> Thermal modeling of high-frequency electronic circuits must take into account the thermodynamic differences among circuit-board materials, their components, and the packages that hold them. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Thermal modeling of components, devices, circuits, and systems predicts the effects of heat on electronic designs. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/tracking-effects-temperature" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/tracking-effects-temperature#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Software Tue, 29 Nov 2016 15:01:00 +0000 49171 at http://mwrf.com Tiny MEMS Switches Route DC to 14 GHz http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/tiny-mems-switches-route-dc-14-ghz <div class="field-deck"> This pair of MEMS switches offers SP4T functionality in miniature components that feature companion low-voltage switch drivers for ease of installation and application. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">These first two members of a line of MEMS-based RF/microwave switches provide excellent blends of small size, switching speed, and power-handling capabilities for applications to 14 GHz.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/tiny-mems-switches-route-dc-14-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/tiny-mems-switches-route-dc-14-ghz#comments Analog Devices Commercial Defense Industrial Mixed-signal semiconductors Tue, 29 Nov 2016 14:20:00 +0000 49191 at http://mwrf.com Modular Instruments Extend Capabilities http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modular-instruments-extend-capabilities <div class="field-deck"> New instruments and repair/calibration services reinforce one company’s dedication to achieving accurate measurements from dc through millimeter-wave frequencies. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A number of different analog and digital measurement functions are now available in the AXIe and PXIe modular instrument formats.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modular-instruments-extend-capabilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modular-instruments-extend-capabilities#comments Keysight Technologies Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Mon, 28 Nov 2016 17:04:00 +0000 49101 at http://mwrf.com Direct-Synthesis Software Approach Facilitates Filter Design http://mwrf.com/software/direct-synthesis-software-approach-facilitates-filter-design <div class="field-deck"> Design software that incorporates the direct-synthesis technique can be highly beneficial to those involved with designing customized filters. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Design software that incorporates the direct-synthesis technique can be highly beneficial to those involved with designing customized filters.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/direct-synthesis-software-approach-facilitates-filter-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/direct-synthesis-software-approach-facilitates-filter-design#comments Keysight Technologies Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Software Mon, 28 Nov 2016 15:27:00 +0000 49121 at http://mwrf.com Versatile Testers Emulate Satellite-Communications Links http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-generators/versatile-testers-emulate-satellite-communications-links <div class="field-deck"> These sources provide the advanced signal processing to generate test signals with delays, fading, and noise as found in modern satellite-communications systems. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A line of satellite link emulators recreates signals between orbiting satellites and transceivers for realistic testing of satcom systems. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-generators/versatile-testers-emulate-satellite-communications-links" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-generators/versatile-testers-emulate-satellite-communications-links#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - generators Wed, 23 Nov 2016 15:05:00 +0000 49061 at http://mwrf.com