Materials http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6788/more en Top Products Featured at IMS 2014: Part 2 http://mwrf.com/components/top-products-featured-ims-2014-part-2 <div class="node-body gallery-body">This year’s IMS showcased everything from discrete mixers to simulation software and everything in between. Click through the gallery to see the latest devices and products on display for use across microwave and RF markets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/top-products-featured-ims-2014-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/top-products-featured-ims-2014-part-2#comments News Materials Active components Analog semiconductors Commercial Components Digital semiconductors Industrial Mixed-signal semiconductors Passive components Semiconductors Software Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:10:00 +0000 26421 at http://mwrf.com Picking Proper PCB Materials For LNAs http://mwrf.com/materials/picking-proper-pcb-materials-lnas <div class="field-deck"> The choice of printed-circuit-board material can have an impact on the performance possible from an RF/microwave high-frequency LNA design. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The choice of PCB material can have an impact on the performance possible from a high-frequency LNA design.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/materials/picking-proper-pcb-materials-lnas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/materials/picking-proper-pcb-materials-lnas#comments Materials Commercial Defense Industrial Technologies Thu, 12 Jun 2014 20:02:00 +0000 26251 at http://mwrf.com Circuit Materials Handle The Heat http://mwrf.com/technologies/circuit-materials-handle-heat <div class="node-body article-body">A full line of materials for RF/microwave applications includes adhesives for attachment to heatsinks and for forming multilayer assemblies. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/technologies/circuit-materials-handle-heat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/technologies/circuit-materials-handle-heat#comments Materials Commercial Defense Industrial Technologies Wed, 04 Jun 2014 14:47:00 +0000 26011 at http://mwrf.com Finding PCBs That Can Take The Heat http://mwrf.com/technologies/finding-pcbs-can-take-heat <div class="node-body article-body">Special requirements are needed for PCB materials designed to handle high power levels and high heat levels.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/technologies/finding-pcbs-can-take-heat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/technologies/finding-pcbs-can-take-heat#comments News Materials Commercial Defense Industrial Technologies Tue, 20 May 2014 14:50:00 +0000 25351 at http://mwrf.com RF Sensors Biodegrade Under Pressure http://mwrf.com/technologies/rf-sensors-biodegrade-under-pressure <div class="node-body article-body">Biodegradable RF sensors could save patients a costly extra surgery if they can be made to safely break down in the body. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/technologies/rf-sensors-biodegrade-under-pressure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/technologies/rf-sensors-biodegrade-under-pressure#comments Materials Technologies Fri, 09 May 2014 20:51:00 +0000 25081 at http://mwrf.com Microwave Week Makes A Splash In Tampa Bay http://mwrf.com/active-components/microwave-week-makes-splash-tampa-bay <div class="field-deck"> By providing a global gathering for all microwave technologists, the IEEE MTT International Microwave Symposium (IMS) again promises to be the gem of Microwave Week. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">IMS 2014 is host to over 575 companies in the microwaves industry from around the world while the symposium consists of technical paper presentations, workshops, tutorials, and a variety of social events. WAMICON 2014, RFIC, and ARFTG will all take place within Microwave Week at the same bustling Tampa Convention Center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/microwave-week-makes-splash-tampa-bay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/microwave-week-makes-splash-tampa-bay#comments Materials Active components Analog semiconductors Automotive Commercial Defense Digital semiconductors Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Passive components Services Software Systems Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Fri, 09 May 2014 19:53:00 +0000 24881 at http://mwrf.com Thick Metal Cladding Benefits High-Frequency Laminates http://mwrf.com/systems/thick-metal-cladding-benefits-high-frequency-laminates <div class="node-body article-body">A thick metal cladding laminated to a typical high-frequency substrate has many potential benefits. It may solve issues caused by thermal stress, connector mounts, strip-line metal thickness requirements, and housing connections.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/thick-metal-cladding-benefits-high-frequency-laminates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/thick-metal-cladding-benefits-high-frequency-laminates#comments Materials Systems Tue, 06 May 2014 19:46:00 +0000 24901 at http://mwrf.com GaN Technology Triples Power Density http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/gan-technology-triples-power-density <div class="node-body article-body">Raytheon’s GaN technology recently showed that it can provide as much as five times the thermal conductivity of previous SiC-on-diamond transistors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/gan-technology-triples-power-density" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/gan-technology-triples-power-density#comments News Materials Analog semiconductors Mixed-signal semiconductors Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:09:00 +0000 24431 at http://mwrf.com <p>Raytheon makes diamond plates in an array of sizes. Lasers are used to cut desired shapes. (Photo courtesy of Raytheon)</p> Rogers Teams With Northeastern http://mwrf.com/technologies/rogers-teams-northeastern <div class="node-body article-body">A unique partnering of private industry with an academic is to the benefit of both organizations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/technologies/rogers-teams-northeastern" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/technologies/rogers-teams-northeastern#comments Materials Commercial Defense Industrial Technologies Wed, 02 Apr 2014 15:34:00 +0000 24011 at http://mwrf.com Free RF Absorber Samples Available http://mwrf.com/technologies/free-rf-absorber-samples-available <div class="node-body article-body">Free samples of RF absorber materials for use from 1 to 40 GHz are available upon request. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/technologies/free-rf-absorber-samples-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/technologies/free-rf-absorber-samples-available#comments Materials Commercial Defense Industrial Technologies Tue, 18 Mar 2014 14:49:00 +0000 23651 at http://mwrf.com