Learning Resources http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6608/more en MINIBEND® CTR – Phase Invariant Cable Assemblies http://mwrf.com/white-paper/minibend-ctr-phase-invariant-cable-assemblies <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by HUBER+SUHNER </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Despite of advancements in the PTFE, or Teflon™, dielectric manufacturing technologies, cable manufacturers have struggled to overcome the Teflon™Knee. The minibend CTR family of cable assemblies combines the industry renowned flexibility of HUBER+SUHNER Astrolab’s bend-to-the-end connector termination technology with industry leading phase vs. temperature performance of &lt;300 ppm to create a stable, reliable, MIL-DTL-17 qualified interconnect solution to satisfy an endless range of customer applications where phase stability is key.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/minibend-ctr-phase-invariant-cable-assemblies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> White Paper Passive components Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:41:00 +0000 52131 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 Fundamentals of Vector Network Analysis Primer http://mwrf.com/white-paper/fundamentals-vector-network-analysis-primer <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Rohde & Schwarz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Circuits that are analyzed using network analyzers range from simple devices such as filters and amplifiers to complex modules used in communications satellites. As a measurement instrument a network analyzer is a versatile, but also one of the most complex pieces of precision test equipment and therefore great care has to be taken in the measurement setup and calibration procedures. Download this primer to find out why a VNA is among the most essential tools for RF/microwave measurement.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/fundamentals-vector-network-analysis-primer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Digital semiconductors White Paper Test & Measurement Wed, 01 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000 23621 at http://mwrf.com Understanding Crosstalk for Signal Integrity Applications http://mwrf.com/white-paper/understanding-crosstalk-signal-integrity-applications <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Rohde & Schwarz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Although crosstalk has been around for a long time, there’s a growing interest in crosstalk as data-rates continue to increase and ICs/PCBs continue to shrink. This white paper provides an introduction to crosstalk with a specific focus on signal integrity applications offering guidelines of what to watch out for when measuring crosstalk.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/understanding-crosstalk-signal-integrity-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Digital semiconductors White Paper Test & Measurement Wed, 01 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000 51411 at http://mwrf.com Understanding VNA-based USB Type-C™ Signal Integrity Compliance Test http://mwrf.com/understanding-vna-based-usb-type-c-signal-integrity-compliance-test <div class="node-body page-body">Webinar brought to you by Anritsu on March 28: Learn how to use VNAs to conduct signal integrity compliance testing in an automated environment. Follow along as a USB Type C Method of Implementation is described and measurements are explained. Understand the underlying VNA measurements and learn tips and techniques for successful measurements.</div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/understanding-vna-based-usb-type-c-signal-integrity-compliance-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webcasts Tue, 28 Feb 2017 20:35:17 +0000 51351 at http://mwrf.com Learn how a modular approach can accelerate deployment of Signal Beamforming applications http://mwrf.com/white-paper/learn-how-modular-approach-can-accelerate-deployment-signal-beamforming-applications <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Innovative Integration </div> <div class="node-body article-body">System designers generally don’t have the time, skill-set or resources to build every basic function, such as digital beamforming receivers, from the ground up. This approach enables designers to optimize hardware integration by minimizing space, power and complexity, while also maximizing system differentiation by enabling firmware-level and systems-level software customization for specialized features.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/learn-how-modular-approach-can-accelerate-deployment-signal-beamforming-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/white-paper/learn-how-modular-approach-can-accelerate-deployment-signal-beamforming-applications#comments Analog semiconductors Mixed-signal semiconductors White Paper Test & Measurement Wed, 22 Feb 2017 21:56:00 +0000 51111 at http://mwrf.com How to build a passive Radar Receiver to replace traditional airfield radars. http://mwrf.com/white-paper/how-build-passive-radar-receiver-replace-traditional-airfield-radars <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Innovative Integration </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Objective was to build a passive radar using beamforming techniques to receive reflections of DVB-T Tv signals from aircraft to replace traditional airfield radars. The requirement was simple, the highest SFDR possible, ideally direct sampling of the UHF signal, followed by digital receivers with FPGA for beamforming. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/how-build-passive-radar-receiver-replace-traditional-airfield-radars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/white-paper/how-build-passive-radar-receiver-replace-traditional-airfield-radars#comments Analog semiconductors Mixed-signal semiconductors White Paper Test & Measurement Wed, 22 Feb 2017 21:56:00 +0000 51121 at http://mwrf.com Learn a NEW way to accelerate your automated test, servo-control or MIMO wireless transceiver. http://mwrf.com/white-paper/learn-new-way-accelerate-your-automated-test-servo-control-or-mimo-wireless-transceiver <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Innovative Integration </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Innovative’s new SoC products combine analog I/O, dual ARM CPU cores and Kintex 7 FPGA fabric - key performance differentiators. This is the ideal architecture for latency-critical applications such as servo-control, range-finding (RADAR/LIDAR), and demodulate/decode offload. A variety of FMC I/O cards may be mated to this PXIe SoC -equipped carrier card with logic fabric customized to meet your specific real-time signal processing requirements. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/learn-new-way-accelerate-your-automated-test-servo-control-or-mimo-wireless-transceiver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/white-paper/learn-new-way-accelerate-your-automated-test-servo-control-or-mimo-wireless-transceiver#comments Analog semiconductors Mixed-signal semiconductors White Paper Test & Measurement Wed, 22 Feb 2017 21:56:00 +0000 51131 at http://mwrf.com Download the Automated Test Outlook 2017 http://mwrf.com/white-paper/download-automated-test-outlook-2017 <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by National Instruments </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Automated Test Outlook is a comprehensive view of the key technologies and methodologies making a large impact on the test and measurement industry. One of the biggest challenges for test engineers and managers is staying current on technology trends. NI has a broad knowledge of technology trends and interacts with companies across many sectors, which gives NI a unique view on the test and measurement market. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/download-automated-test-outlook-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/white-paper/download-automated-test-outlook-2017#comments Defense White Paper Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Thu, 16 Feb 2017 21:51:00 +0000 51051 at http://mwrf.com Characterizing and Modeling Switch Mode Power Supplies http://mwrf.com/webinar/characterizing-and-modeling-switch-mode-power-supplies <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Keysight Technologies & Picotest </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - <span class="date-display-start">13:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">14:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-time-description"> 1:00 PM ET | 10:00 AM PT </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-speakers"> <span>Speakers:&nbsp;</span> <table border="0" width="450"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="115"><img height="115" src="http://penton.com/webcasts/Johnnie_Hancock_cropped.png" width="115" /></td> <td class="style3" width="335"> <p><strong>Johnnie Hancock</strong><br /> Oscilloscope Applications Manager<br /> <strong>Keysight Technologies</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <table border="0" width="450"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="115"><img height="115" src="http://penton.com/webcasts/SandlerSteven_cropped.png" width="115" /></td> <td class="style3" width="335"> <p><strong>Steven Sandler</strong><br /> Managing Director<br /> <strong>Picotest</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">Webinar: March 15, 2017 Live | Whether your power supply designs are based on switch mode or linear technology, there are many reasons why you should characterize the frequency response of your power supply designs. Two reasons are to better to understand the stability and noise immunity under various load change conditions based on an existing design.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 550pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> Display Promo Image on Page </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/webinar/characterizing-and-modeling-switch-mode-power-supplies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> White Paper Mon, 13 Feb 2017 18:50:00 +0000 50981 at http://mwrf.com