Defense http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6604/more en USAF Next-Gen Radar Platforms Focus of New Project http://mwrf.com/active-components/usaf-next-gen-radar-platforms-focus-new-project <div class="node-body article-body">GE’s Intelligent Platforms was awarded a contract to develop new radar technologies for the US Air Force.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/usaf-next-gen-radar-platforms-focus-new-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/usaf-next-gen-radar-platforms-focus-new-project#comments News Active components Defense Systems Fri, 27 Mar 2015 18:47:00 +0000 32811 at http://mwrf.com Network-in-a-Box Meets Software to Extend Tactical C4 http://mwrf.com/systems/network-box-meets-software-extend-tactical-c4 <div class="node-body article-body">When implemented with the SmartLink network, the TACCOMS operations system extends and enriches tactical communications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/network-box-meets-software-extend-tactical-c4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/network-box-meets-software-extend-tactical-c4#comments Active components Defense Systems Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:26:00 +0000 32771 at http://mwrf.com What’s the Difference between OpenVPX, OpenRFM, and MORA? http://mwrf.com/systems/what-s-difference-between-openvpx-openrfm-and-mora <div class="field-deck"> Using commercial strategies and technologies for military-grade RF/microwave systems promises to reduce costs while increasing flexibility. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Employing open and modular platforms for RF/microwave systems could substantially decrease initial cost and maintenance while reducing the time and cost of upgrading legacy systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/what-s-difference-between-openvpx-openrfm-and-mora" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/what-s-difference-between-openvpx-openrfm-and-mora#comments Defense Systems Wed, 25 Mar 2015 13:59:00 +0000 32731 at http://mwrf.com DGS Resonators Form Compact Filters http://mwrf.com/passive-components/dgs-resonators-form-compact-filters <div class="field-byline"> Dr. Ahmed Boutejdar and Ahmed A. Ibrahim </div> <div class="field-deck"> The use of DGS resonators can help to shrink bandpass and bandstop filters—at the same time achieving both high selectivity and sharp transitions from passbands to stopbands. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The use of DGS resonators can help to shrink bandpass and bandstop filters while also achieving high selectivity along with sharp transitions from passbands to stopbands. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/dgs-resonators-form-compact-filters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/dgs-resonators-form-compact-filters#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:57:00 +0000 32001 at http://mwrf.com SIW Bandpass Filter Screens S-Band Signals http://mwrf.com/passive-components/siw-bandpass-filter-screens-s-band-signals <div class="field-byline"> Boualem Mansouri, Mehadji Abri, Hadjira Abri, Mohamed Amine Rabah, Junwa Tao, and Tan-Hoa Vuong </div> <div class="field-deck"> Substrate-integrated-waveguide (SIW) technology can be applied toward the design and fabrication of a low-cost, compact S-band bandpass filter. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A compact S-band bandpass filter was developed based on substrate-integrated-waveguide (SIW) technology. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/siw-bandpass-filter-screens-s-band-signals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/siw-bandpass-filter-screens-s-band-signals#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:28:00 +0000 32011 at http://mwrf.com 300-GHz Transceiver Boasts On-Chip LO and Mixers http://mwrf.com/active-components/300-ghz-transceiver-boasts-chip-lo-and-mixers-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Researchers from Korea and the United States designed a 300-GHz transceiver for wideband communications and imaging applications. It houses fundamental local oscillators and mixers on a 250-nm indium-phosphide double-heterojunction bipolar transistor process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/300-ghz-transceiver-boasts-chip-lo-and-mixers-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/300-ghz-transceiver-boasts-chip-lo-and-mixers-0#comments Active components Commercial Defense Fri, 20 Mar 2015 16:00:00 +0000 32671 at http://mwrf.com Why More RF Engineers Are Choosing Fiber Connectors http://mwrf.com/passive-components/why-more-rf-engineers-are-choosing-fiber-connectors <div class="field-deck"> Many applications, including indoor distributed-antenna and satcom systems, are adopting RF-over-Fiber technology, making it a useful technology for an RF engineer’s toolbox. Here’s why. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Carrying wideband and high-dynamic-range signals over coaxial cables has always invited the problem of having to reduce noise and distortion.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/why-more-rf-engineers-are-choosing-fiber-connectors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/why-more-rf-engineers-are-choosing-fiber-connectors#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Medical Passive components Wed, 11 Mar 2015 20:44:00 +0000 32501 at http://mwrf.com Power Analyzer Integrates Scope http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/power-analyzer-integrates-scope <div class="field-deck"> This versatile measurement tool packs a power analyzer and a high-speed digital oscilloscope into a single compact housing to measure AC and DC voltage, current, and power. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This compact instrument combines a power analyzer with a digital oscilloscope to effectively measure AC and DC voltage, current, and power. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/power-analyzer-integrates-scope" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/power-analyzer-integrates-scope#comments Keysight Technologies Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Tue, 10 Mar 2015 20:12:00 +0000 32421 at http://mwrf.com Packaging and Substrate Solutions Gain Ground http://mwrf.com/technologies/packaging-and-substrate-solutions-gain-ground <div class="node-body article-body">A firm specializing in packaging and substrate design and manufacturing has added to its capabilities. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/technologies/packaging-and-substrate-solutions-gain-ground" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/technologies/packaging-and-substrate-solutions-gain-ground#comments Materials Commercial Defense Industrial Technologies Tue, 10 Mar 2015 19:20:00 +0000 32401 at http://mwrf.com Power Divider Spans 12 to 18 GHz http://mwrf.com/passive-components/power-divider-spans-12-18-ghz <div class="node-body article-body">A line of broadband power dividers includes model with low loss for applications from 12 to 18 GHz. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/power-divider-spans-12-18-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/power-divider-spans-12-18-ghz#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Tue, 10 Mar 2015 19:06:00 +0000 32371 at http://mwrf.com