White Paper http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6611/more en High Speed Interconnects and How to Accurately Characterize Your Device http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/high-speed-interconnects-and-how-accurately-characterize-your-device <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Rohde & Schwarz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Signal integrity through interconnects, transmitters and receivers affect product reliability and system performance and has become a major challenge for designers of high speed systems. And the importance to effectively and accurately use Vector Network Analyzer (VNA’s) for time domain and frequency domain measurements has increased.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/high-speed-interconnects-and-how-accurately-characterize-your-device" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/high-speed-interconnects-and-how-accurately-characterize-your-device#comments Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers White Paper Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:36:00 +0000 31301 at http://mwrf.com Matching Circuit Materials to a Design Mission http://mwrf.com/materials/matching-circuit-materials-design-mission <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: isola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Materials for electronic printed circuit boards (PCBs) are the foundations for many different analog, digital, and mixed-signal designs and should be chosen wisely. Selecting an optimum PCB material is a matter of meeting the requirements set by a particular application or application for that design, understanding how the key PCB performance parameters fill those requirements, and attempting to find the best PCB materials possible for the best prices. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/materials/matching-circuit-materials-design-mission" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/materials/matching-circuit-materials-design-mission#comments Materials White Paper Fri, 16 Jan 2015 20:23:00 +0000 31141 at http://mwrf.com Make Better Spectrum Analysis Measurements http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/make-better-spectrum-analysis-measurements <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Keysight Technologies </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Insight into the workings of a spectrum analyzer can help you get the most out of it as a measurement tool. Learn about the fundamentals with Keysight’s recently updated application note, Spectrum Analysis Basics, which has been paired with a toolkit of demo videos, web apps, articles and related material. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/make-better-spectrum-analysis-measurements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/make-better-spectrum-analysis-measurements#comments Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers White Paper Wed, 10 Dec 2014 18:35:00 +0000 30321 at http://mwrf.com How Do You Pick The Right LNA? http://mwrf.com/active-components/how-do-you-pick-right-lna <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Richardson RFPD </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What are the critical parameters to consider when evaluating LNA devices? How can I confirm that the data sheet represents the device accurately, and the parts I am getting behave properly?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/how-do-you-pick-right-lna" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/how-do-you-pick-right-lna#comments Active components White Paper Tue, 09 Dec 2014 20:25:00 +0000 30281 at http://mwrf.com Poster: Worldwide Spectrum Allocations http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/poster-worldwide-spectrum-allocations <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Tektronix </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Keeping track and updated on the latest frequency allocations isn’t easy, so we’ve compiled the information into an easy-to-view poster.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/poster-worldwide-spectrum-allocations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/poster-worldwide-spectrum-allocations#comments Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers White Paper Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:41:00 +0000 29861 at http://mwrf.com A Simple Approach to Signal Via Stubs for Coaxial PCB Connector Launches http://mwrf.com/passive-components/simple-approach-signal-stubs-coaxial-pcb-connector-launches <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Molex </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When designing printed circuit boards launches for coaxial test connectors, there are a number of aspects to consider in order to get the clearest picture of the intended device under test.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/simple-approach-signal-stubs-coaxial-pcb-connector-launches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/simple-approach-signal-stubs-coaxial-pcb-connector-launches#comments Passive components White Paper Tue, 04 Nov 2014 18:18:00 +0000 29441 at http://mwrf.com The Ultimate Guide to GaN http://mwrf.com/white-paper/ultimate-guide-gan <div class="node-body article-body">As more companies and industries are embracing gallium-nitride (GaN) technology for use in wide-bandwidth and high-power applications, the cost of using GaN circuity is decreasing. As a result, GaN technology is becoming more accessible</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/ultimate-guide-gan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/white-paper/ultimate-guide-gan#comments White Paper Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:04:00 +0000 29431 at http://mwrf.com Selecting PCB Materials for RF/MW http://mwrf.com/materials/selecting-pcb-materials-rfmw <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: isola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How do you know what type of copper you should specify on a laminate? There are two major mechanisms that contribute to signal loss in the PCB.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/materials/selecting-pcb-materials-rfmw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/materials/selecting-pcb-materials-rfmw#comments Materials White Paper Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:30:00 +0000 29391 at http://mwrf.com Modern VNA Test Solutions Improve On-Wafer Measurement Efficiency http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modern-vna-test-solutions-improve-wafer-measurement-efficiency <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Anritsu </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Semiconductor manufacturing test engineers face challenges related to broadband millimeter wave (MMW) on-wafer testing. Achieving accurate, stable measurements, typically performed using vector network analyzers, over extended time periods is a challenge for foundries and fab-less semiconductor companies that require extensive on-wafer devices testing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modern-vna-test-solutions-improve-wafer-measurement-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modern-vna-test-solutions-improve-wafer-measurement-efficiency#comments Test & Measurement - analyzers White Paper Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:12:00 +0000 29361 at http://mwrf.com Does Your Design Match Your Test? http://mwrf.com/white-paper/does-your-design-match-your-test <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Rohde & Schwarz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Characterizing passive and active RF components, while matching the test results to the design simulations, is a challenge throughout the industry. Matching test results to design values requires a very high degree of accuracy, repeatability, and usability all leading to absolute confidence in the performed measurements and their results. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/does-your-design-match-your-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/white-paper/does-your-design-match-your-test#comments White Paper Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:25:00 +0000 29221 at http://mwrf.com