Commercial http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6605/more en Accuracy is Vital When Testing Material Qualities http://mwrf.com/materials/accuracy-vital-when-testing-material-qualities <div class="field-deck"> Dielectric constant and dissipation factor are among the essential material parameters used by circuit designers and they must be measured precisely for accurate models. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A number of different measurement methods, many using a vector network analyzer, have been developed for characterizing high-frequency circuit materials.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/materials/accuracy-vital-when-testing-material-qualities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/materials/accuracy-vital-when-testing-material-qualities#comments Materials Commercial Defense Industrial Fri, 22 Jul 2016 20:33:00 +0000 46661 at http://mwrf.com High-Speed DACs Deliver Agile RF/MW Signals http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/high-speed-dacs-deliver-agile-rfmw-signals <div class="field-deck"> Targeting wireless infrastructure applications, these digital-to-analog converters provide up to 16-b resolution for creating wide-dynamic-range signals as high as 7.5 GHz. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">These high-speed digital-to-analog converters provide as much as 16-b resolution for creating wide-dynamic-range signals as high as 7.5 GHz for wireless infrastructure applications.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/high-speed-dacs-deliver-agile-rfmw-signals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/high-speed-dacs-deliver-agile-rfmw-signals#comments Analog Devices Commercial Defense Industrial Mixed-signal semiconductors Thu, 21 Jul 2016 20:00:00 +0000 46641 at http://mwrf.com 5G Prepares for Takeoff http://mwrf.com/blog/5g-prepares-takeoff <div class="node-body blog-body"> Major news has recently come forth from the FCC that will set the stage for 5G development.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/blog/5g-prepares-takeoff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/blog/5g-prepares-takeoff#comments Commercial Software Systems Test & Measurement - analyzers Filtering Noise Tue, 19 Jul 2016 16:09:00 +0000 46581 at http://mwrf.com U.S. Regulators Open New Millimeter Wave Spectrum http://mwrf.com/components/us-regulators-open-new-millimeter-wave-spectrum <div class="node-body article-body">The Federal Communications Commission approved a proposal rules that will break ground in frequency bands above 28 GHz.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/us-regulators-open-new-millimeter-wave-spectrum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/us-regulators-open-new-millimeter-wave-spectrum#comments News Active components Automotive Commercial Components IoT Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Systems Fri, 15 Jul 2016 21:15:00 +0000 46541 at http://mwrf.com Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (7/10-7/16) http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-710-716 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for circularly-polarized antennas or power dividers, Microwaves & RF has you covered. Here are some of the latest components to optimize your product, device, or system.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-710-716" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-710-716#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Automotive Commercial Components Defense Image Galleries Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Passive components Products Semiconductors Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Fri, 15 Jul 2016 15:30:00 +0000 46511 at http://mwrf.com Flexible PIFA Antenna Serves Multiple Wireless Bands http://mwrf.com/components/flexible-pifa-antenna-serves-multiple-wireless-bands <div class="field-byline"> Nassima Belgacem, Mehadji Abri, Hadjira Abri, and Wahiba Belgacem </div> <div class="field-deck"> Fabricated on flexible textile material, this planar inverted F antenna provides versatile wireless communications coverage by handling several frequency bands with a compact form factor. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This planar inverted F antenna provides versatile wireless communications coverage by handling several frequency bands with a compact form factor.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/flexible-pifa-antenna-serves-multiple-wireless-bands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/flexible-pifa-antenna-serves-multiple-wireless-bands#comments Commercial Components Thu, 14 Jul 2016 15:04:00 +0000 46491 at http://mwrf.com What’s the Difference Between GaN and GaAs? http://mwrf.com/materials/what-s-difference-between-gan-and-gaas <div class="field-deck"> GaN has emerged as the leading semiconductor material for high-power microwave switches and amplifiers, although GaAs is still the material of choice for low noise. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">GaN and GaAs are two of the leading semiconductor materials used for RF/microwave solid-state devices, including transistors, diodes, and MMICs. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/materials/what-s-difference-between-gan-and-gaas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/materials/what-s-difference-between-gan-and-gaas#comments Materials Commercial Defense Industrial What's the Difference Between... Thu, 07 Jul 2016 13:09:00 +0000 46351 at http://mwrf.com Get a Knowledge Refresh with New Books on Backhaul, IoT/M2M, and LTE-A/5G http://mwrf.com/blog/get-knowledge-refresh-new-books-backhaul-iotm2m-and-lte-a5g <div class="node-body blog-body"> As old fashioned as they may seem, books are still one of the more in-depth ways to educate yourselves on engineering topics.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/blog/get-knowledge-refresh-new-books-backhaul-iotm2m-and-lte-a5g" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/blog/get-knowledge-refresh-new-books-backhaul-iotm2m-and-lte-a5g#comments Commercial IoT Systems Line of Sight Wed, 06 Jul 2016 15:58:00 +0000 46331 at http://mwrf.com Calibration Can Make All the Difference http://mwrf.com/blog/calibration-can-make-all-difference <div class="node-body blog-body">Calibrating RF/microwave test instruments may seem unnecessary, but it can make a huge difference in the quality of a company’s products as well as the company’s reputation. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/blog/calibration-can-make-all-difference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/blog/calibration-can-make-all-difference#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Measuring Progress Thu, 30 Jun 2016 14:21:00 +0000 46171 at http://mwrf.com Software-Defined Multi-Device Parallel Testing of Small Cells http://mwrf.com/software/software-defined-multi-device-parallel-testing-small-cells <div class="field-byline"> Tim Carey, Cobham Wireless </div> <div class="field-deck"> Small-cell device testing can be optimized by utilizing PXI architecture with advanced software. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Small-cell device testing can be optimized by utilizing PXI architecture with advanced software.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/software-defined-multi-device-parallel-testing-small-cells" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/software-defined-multi-device-parallel-testing-small-cells#comments Commercial Software Thu, 30 Jun 2016 14:02:00 +0000 46181 at http://mwrf.com