Community http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6614/more en Sorting through Balun Confusion http://mwrf.com/contributors/sorting-through-balun-confusion <div class="node-body article-body">When reading on the Internet about baluns, a distinction that will often come up is "current" baluns versus "voltage" baluns. I've always found this distinction confusing, because an electromagnetic wave converted by a balun from differential to unbalanced modes consists of both current and voltage waves. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/contributors/sorting-through-balun-confusion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/contributors/sorting-through-balun-confusion#comments Contributors Test & Measurement Mon, 24 Nov 2014 19:13:00 +0000 29931 at http://mwrf.com Interview: Philip Sorrells, CommScope’s Vice President of Strategic Marketing http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/interview-philip-sorrells-commscope-s-vice-president-strategic-marketing <div class="node-body article-body">CommScope’s Philip Sorrells discusses the technologies and challenges of greatest importance to the wireless-infrastructure industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/interview-philip-sorrells-commscope-s-vice-president-strategic-marketing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/interview-philip-sorrells-commscope-s-vice-president-strategic-marketing#comments Commercial Interviews Semiconductors Mon, 17 Nov 2014 22:05:00 +0000 29761 at http://mwrf.com New Beacon System to Feature Batteries Lasting Up to Six Years http://mwrf.com/components/new-beacon-system-feature-batteries-lasting-six-years <div class="node-body article-body">Startup company Kontakt.io, a beacon communication firm based in Poland, has specified Nordic’s nRF51822 Systems-on-Chip (SoCs) to provide the Bluetooth Smart Wireless connectivity in its Cloud Beacon pre-integrated beacon hardware platform.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/new-beacon-system-feature-batteries-lasting-six-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/new-beacon-system-feature-batteries-lasting-six-years#comments Commercial Components Editor Columns Mon, 17 Nov 2014 21:00:00 +0000 29741 at http://mwrf.com What is the Deal with IP2 in Mixers? http://mwrf.com/components/what-deal-ip2-mixers <div class="node-body article-body">Every day we work on high linearity mixers: high IP3, high P1dB, and high spurious suppression. Every once in a while we get a request for a high IP2 mixer. This is much more rare than complaints about IP3 or spurs. Lets see why.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/what-deal-ip2-mixers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/what-deal-ip2-mixers#comments Contributors Components Tue, 11 Nov 2014 20:17:00 +0000 29641 at http://mwrf.com Manage an EM Simulator without a Mortgage http://mwrf.com/software/manage-em-simulator-without-mortgage <div class="node-body article-body">CAE tools have grown over recent years from “engineering curiosities” into essential parts of the design process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/manage-em-simulator-without-mortgage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/manage-em-simulator-without-mortgage#comments Automotive Editor Columns Software Fri, 07 Nov 2014 21:36:00 +0000 29491 at http://mwrf.com Drug Delivery Reaches Sci-Fi Highs http://mwrf.com/services/drug-delivery-reaches-sci-fi-highs <div class="node-body article-body">Drug delivery methods have achieved science fiction status following news of two breakthroughs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/services/drug-delivery-reaches-sci-fi-highs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/services/drug-delivery-reaches-sci-fi-highs#comments Editor Columns Medical Services Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:31:00 +0000 29371 at http://mwrf.com Interview: Art Aguayo, Sr. Business Development Manager for Rogers Corp. http://mwrf.com/interviews/interview-art-aguayo-sr-business-development-manager-rogers-corp <div class="node-body article-body">Rogers Corp.'s Art Aguayo talks circuit material market trends with Microwaves & RF.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/interviews/interview-art-aguayo-sr-business-development-manager-rogers-corp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/interviews/interview-art-aguayo-sr-business-development-manager-rogers-corp#comments Automotive Interviews Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:45:00 +0000 29111 at http://mwrf.com Don’t Trust that Tower http://mwrf.com/systems/don-t-trust-tower <div class="node-body article-body">Rogue cell towers have been linked to potential national security breaches.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/don-t-trust-tower" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/don-t-trust-tower#comments Commercial Defense Editor Columns Systems Mon, 06 Oct 2014 13:52:00 +0000 28931 at http://mwrf.com Standards Battle Heats Up: Wireless Charging Booms http://mwrf.com/editor-columns/standards-battle-heats-wireless-charging-booms <div class="node-body article-body">With the global wireless charging market poised to explode, standardization bodies jostle for the dominant position.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/editor-columns/standards-battle-heats-wireless-charging-booms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/editor-columns/standards-battle-heats-wireless-charging-booms#comments Editor Columns Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:57:00 +0000 28121 at http://mwrf.com Inside Track with Duncan Pilgrim, Vice President of Marketing, Peregrine Semiconductor http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/inside-track-duncan-pilgrim-vice-president-marketing-peregrine-semiconductor <div class="node-body article-body">Peregrine's Duncan Pilgrim touts the benefits of RF SOI technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/inside-track-duncan-pilgrim-vice-president-marketing-peregrine-semiconductor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/inside-track-duncan-pilgrim-vice-president-marketing-peregrine-semiconductor#comments Commercial Interviews Semiconductors Tue, 09 Sep 2014 14:31:00 +0000 28231 at http://mwrf.com