Defense http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6604/more en GaN Taking Control http://mwrf.com/components/gan-taking-control <div class="node-body article-body">The utilization of gallium-nitride technology continues to increase, as many applications are taking advantage of its performance enhancements. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/gan-taking-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/gan-taking-control#comments Commercial Components Defense Editor Columns Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:15:00 +0000 35671 at http://mwrf.com Noise Sources Deliver High Outputs to 18 GHz http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/noise-sources-deliver-high-outputs-18-ghz <div class="field-byline"> Tim Galla, Pasternack Enterprises </div> <div class="field-deck"> These amplified noise sources serve test and system applications through 18 GHz that require healthy output-power levels as high as 32.5 dB. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A line of high-output noise sources covers a total frequency range of 2 to 18 GHz. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/noise-sources-deliver-high-outputs-18-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/noise-sources-deliver-high-outputs-18-ghz#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - generators Fri, 31 Jul 2015 18:39:00 +0000 35681 at http://mwrf.com Development Center Co-Locates RF Payload Production Stages http://mwrf.com/systems/development-center-co-locates-rf-payload-production-stages <div class="node-body article-body">A new development center opened by Lockheed Martin is taking a more integrated approach to building radio frequency (RF) payloads, merging each stage of production into a single facility.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/development-center-co-locates-rf-payload-production-stages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/development-center-co-locates-rf-payload-production-stages#comments News Commercial Defense Mobile Systems Test & Measurement Mon, 27 Jul 2015 13:58:00 +0000 35621 at http://mwrf.com <p>The&nbsp;Advanced Technology Center, located in Palo Alto, California, will handle the R&amp;D&nbsp;responsibilities&nbsp;for the RF Payload Center of Excellence, which will be located in Lockheed Martin&#39;s facility in Denver, Colorado.&nbsp;(Image courtesy of Lockheed Martin).</p> Evaluating EMC Measurement Needs http://mwrf.com/blog/evaluating-emc-measurement-needs <div class="node-body blog-body">Having so many wireless devices in a crowded location requires that these electronic products meet strict requirements for levels of electromagnetic interference (EMI) and electromagnetic compatibility (EMC), lest the transmission from one device block the reception of another device nearby. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/measuring-progress">Measuring Progress</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/blog/evaluating-emc-measurement-needs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/blog/evaluating-emc-measurement-needs#comments Automotive Commercial Defense Medical Test & Measurement - analyzers Measuring Progress Fri, 17 Jul 2015 21:03:00 +0000 35551 at http://mwrf.com Final MUOS Satellite Delivered for Pre-Launch Tests http://mwrf.com/systems/final-muos-satellite-delivered-pre-launch-tests <div class="node-body article-body">The fourth and final satellite in the Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) has been delivered to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station where it will conduct a series of pre-launch tests prior to a scheduled August launch.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/final-muos-satellite-delivered-pre-launch-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/final-muos-satellite-delivered-pre-launch-tests#comments Active components Defense Mobile Systems Tue, 14 Jul 2015 15:22:00 +0000 35501 at http://mwrf.com <p>MUOS-4, the next satellite scheduled to join the U.S. Navy&rsquo;s Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) communications network, has been shipped to Cape Canaveral from Lockheed Martin&rsquo;s satellite manufacturing facility in Sunnyvale, California. (Image courtesy of Lockheed Martin).</p> Broadband SPDT Switch Receives Design Support http://mwrf.com/active-components/broadband-spdt-switch-receives-design-support <div class="node-body article-body">A broadband SPDT switch offers high isolation from 10 MHz to 40 GHz.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/broadband-spdt-switch-receives-design-support" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/broadband-spdt-switch-receives-design-support#comments Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Tue, 14 Jul 2015 14:03:00 +0000 35451 at http://mwrf.com Software Augments VNA IMD Measurements http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/software-augments-vna-imd-measurements <div class="node-body article-body">New software is a key part of improved measurement capabilities for a line of microwave VNAs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/software-augments-vna-imd-measurements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/software-augments-vna-imd-measurements#comments Anritsu Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Mon, 13 Jul 2015 18:14:00 +0000 35421 at http://mwrf.com SP20T PIN Diode Switch Channels 4 to 18 GHz http://mwrf.com/active-components/sp20t-pin-diode-switch-channels-4-18-ghz <div class="node-body article-body">This absorptive SP20T switch cuts insertion loss from 4 to 18 GHz.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/sp20t-pin-diode-switch-channels-4-18-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/sp20t-pin-diode-switch-channels-4-18-ghz#comments Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Mon, 13 Jul 2015 17:43:00 +0000 35411 at http://mwrf.com Understanding Mixers and Their Parameters http://mwrf.com/components/understanding-mixers-and-their-parameters <div class="field-deck"> Mixers remain an important part of most RF/microwave systems, prompting the need to understand this vital component and its parameters. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mixers remain an important part of most RF/microwave systems, prompting the need to understand this vital component and its parameters.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/understanding-mixers-and-their-parameters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/understanding-mixers-and-their-parameters#comments Commercial Components Defense RF Essentials Wed, 08 Jul 2015 14:15:00 +0000 35311 at http://mwrf.com Power Amplifier Ranges from 6 to 18 GHz http://mwrf.com/active-components/power-amplifier-ranges-6-18-ghz <div class="node-body article-body">This rack-mount, GaN-based power amplifier provides 50 W saturated output power from 6 to 18 GHz. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/power-amplifier-ranges-6-18-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/power-amplifier-ranges-6-18-ghz#comments Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Tue, 07 Jul 2015 20:59:00 +0000 35291 at http://mwrf.com