White Paper http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6611/more en Load Pull Validation of Large Signal Cree GaN Field Effect Transistor (FET) Model http://mwrf.com/active-components/load-pull-validation-large-signal-cree-gan-field-effect-transistor-fet-model <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Cree </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To reduce power amplifier design iterations and development costs, RF design engineers require large signal models for RF power transistors, validated with measured performance parameters, to provide fast, accurate evaluation of amplifier designs using simulation tools.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/load-pull-validation-large-signal-cree-gan-field-effect-transistor-fet-model" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/load-pull-validation-large-signal-cree-gan-field-effect-transistor-fet-model#comments Active components White Paper Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:53:00 +0000 28541 at http://mwrf.com Modern Architecture Advances Vector Network Analyzer Performance http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modern-architecture-advances-vector-network-analyzer-performance <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Anritsu </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Modern Vector Network Analyzer (VNA) architectures such as those based on Nonlinear Transmission Line (NLTL) samplers and distributed harmonic generators now offer a beneficial alternative to traditional sampling VNAs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modern-architecture-advances-vector-network-analyzer-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modern-architecture-advances-vector-network-analyzer-performance#comments Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators White Paper Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:05:00 +0000 27601 at http://mwrf.com Making the Most of Power Amplifier Measurements http://mwrf.com/white-paper/making-most-power-amplifier-measurements <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: National Instruments </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Evaluating RF/microwave power amplifier performance requires an assortment of tests as well as the right equipment to perform those measurements quickly and accurately. Power amplifiers (PAs) are designed to boost the levels of many different types of signals in communications and other systems and are vital components in these systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/making-most-power-amplifier-measurements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/white-paper/making-most-power-amplifier-measurements#comments White Paper Mon, 04 Aug 2014 14:12:00 +0000 27591 at http://mwrf.com New 5G White Paper: Evolutionary & Disruptive Visions Towards Ultra High Capacity Networks http://mwrf.com/white-paper/new-5g-white-paper-evolutionary-disruptive-visions-towards-ultra-high-capacity-networks <div class="node-body article-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/mwrf.com/files/uploads/2014/07/Keysight_Signature_Pref_Color.png" style="width: 200px; height: 71px; float: right; margin: 5px;" />With many groups now beginning to consider the drivers for 5th Generation wireless networks, this timely document includes contributions from 20 IWPC member organizations from around the world and aims to advance certain understandings and concepts for adoption in wireless systems to be deployed beyond the year 2020. &nbsp; This 89 page document covers a broad range of 5G topics with emphasis on mm-wave.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/new-5g-white-paper-evolutionary-disruptive-visions-towards-ultra-high-capacity-networks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/white-paper/new-5g-white-paper-evolutionary-disruptive-visions-towards-ultra-high-capacity-networks#comments White Paper Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:40:00 +0000 27511 at http://mwrf.com New! Wi-Fi Standards Poster http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/new-wi-fi-standards-poster <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Tektronix </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Get Your Personal Wi-Fi Poster for your Desk or Lab! Get access to this new educational Wi-Fi standards poster. All aspects of 802.11 Wi-Fi physical layer and transmitter measurements are covered:</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/new-wi-fi-standards-poster" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/new-wi-fi-standards-poster#comments Systems Test & Measurement - analyzers White Paper Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:55:00 +0000 27131 at http://mwrf.com Proving Installed Performance of Airframe Microwave Assemblies http://mwrf.com/systems/proving-installed-performance-airframe-microwave-assemblies <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by W.L. Gore </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Military aircraft manufacturers have accepted the practice of replacing microwave assemblies because they get damaged during installation in airframe platforms. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/proving-installed-performance-airframe-microwave-assemblies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/proving-installed-performance-airframe-microwave-assemblies#comments Systems White Paper Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:03:00 +0000 27221 at http://mwrf.com Selecting Microwave/RF Cable Assemblies for Reliable Performance Over Time http://mwrf.com/systems/selecting-microwaverf-cable-assemblies-reliable-performance-over-time <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by W.L. Gore </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A recent study showed that users of microwave/RF cable assemblies expect high-quality, long-lasting performance; however, more than 75 percent of these users are replacing their assemblies frequently, with the most common cause of failure identified as damage during installation or operation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/selecting-microwaverf-cable-assemblies-reliable-performance-over-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/selecting-microwaverf-cable-assemblies-reliable-performance-over-time#comments Systems White Paper Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:59:00 +0000 27211 at http://mwrf.com Reducing Life Cycle Costs with Reliable Airframe Microwave Assemblies http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/reducing-life-cycle-costs-reliable-airframe-microwave-assemblies <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by W.L. Gore </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Aircraft manufacturers can no longer afford the total costs associated with airframe microwave assemblies that fail because of rigorous installation and the extreme conditions of aerospace. W. L. Gore & Associates evaluated the performance of </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/reducing-life-cycle-costs-reliable-airframe-microwave-assemblies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/reducing-life-cycle-costs-reliable-airframe-microwave-assemblies#comments Systems Test & Measurement - analyzers White Paper Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:55:00 +0000 27201 at http://mwrf.com Basic RF Amplifier Measurements using a Vector Network Analyzer http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/basic-rf-amplifier-measurements-using-vector-network-analyzer <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Rohde & Schwarz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This Application note discusses the effective characterization and optimization of RF amplifier parameters such as S-parameters, return loss, gain, isolation, impedance and stability. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/basic-rf-amplifier-measurements-using-vector-network-analyzer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/basic-rf-amplifier-measurements-using-vector-network-analyzer#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Digital semiconductors Mixed-signal semiconductors Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators White Paper Thu, 17 Jul 2014 20:37:00 +0000 27141 at http://mwrf.com Ultra Low Noise Amplifiers http://mwrf.com/active-components/ultra-low-noise-amplifiers <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Skyworks </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Want to learn about the performance and characteristics of two new breakthrough, ultra low noise LNAs with best-in-class noise figure? Topics include techniques used in biasing and matching. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/ultra-low-noise-amplifiers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/ultra-low-noise-amplifiers#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Test & Measurement - analyzers White Paper Thu, 19 Jun 2014 14:14:00 +0000 26451 at http://mwrf.com