National Instruments http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6795/more en Board Packs Pair of Superhet Channels http://mwrf.com/systems/board-packs-pair-superhet-channels <div class="field-deck"> This low-power, wideband receiver module provides as much as 80 MHz for each of two superheterodyne channels with wide dynamic range from 10 MHz to 6 GHz. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A daughterboard for a SDR contains two independently tunable, 80-MHz-wide receiver channels for use to 6 GHz. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/board-packs-pair-superhet-channels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/board-packs-pair-superhet-channels#comments National Instruments Commercial Defense Industrial Systems Fri, 16 Sep 2016 13:08:00 +0000 47771 at http://mwrf.com The Evolving Wireless World Requires a New Test Approach http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/evolving-wireless-world-requires-new-test-approach <div class="field-deck"> Modular instrumentation and FPGA-enabled user programmability are key ingredients in measurement solutions for present-day and enhanced future wireless communications equipment. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A modular approach to measurements rather than traditional “one-box” test systems clears the way for meeting the test challenges of next-generation wireless standards.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/evolving-wireless-world-requires-new-test-approach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/evolving-wireless-world-requires-new-test-approach#comments National Instruments Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Tue, 23 Aug 2016 13:11:00 +0000 47221 at http://mwrf.com Check the Specs When Selecting a Signal Generator http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-generators/check-specs-when-selecting-signal-generator <div class="field-byline"> Shivansh Chaudhary, Suresh Ohja, and Gautam Talreja </div> <div class="field-deck"> During the process of choosing an instrument, it’s wise to become keenly aware of key specifications in order to properly match it with a particular application’s requirements. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Understanding various signal-generator specifications can help when specifying an instrument for a particular application. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-generators/check-specs-when-selecting-signal-generator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-generators/check-specs-when-selecting-signal-generator#comments National Instruments Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - generators Wed, 29 Jun 2016 14:15:00 +0000 46121 at http://mwrf.com Software Takes On Antenna Design http://mwrf.com/software/software-takes-antenna-design <div class="node-body article-body">Design and optimization software developed by the NI AWR Group specifically targets different types of RF/microwave antennas. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/software-takes-antenna-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/software-takes-antenna-design#comments AWR National Instruments Commercial Defense Industrial Software Mon, 23 May 2016 15:16:00 +0000 45141 at http://mwrf.com Find the Key to Broadband PA Design http://mwrf.com/active-components/find-key-broadband-pa-design <div class="node-body article-body">This application note demonstrates a simulation-based approach for designing a broadband gallium-nitride (GaN) power amplifier (PA). </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/find-key-broadband-pa-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/find-key-broadband-pa-design#comments National Instruments Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Software Wed, 04 May 2016 14:29:00 +0000 44511 at http://mwrf.com LAA: LTE and Wi-Fi Coexistence or Convergence? http://mwrf.com/services/laa-lte-and-wi-fi-coexistence-or-convergence <div class="field-byline"> James Kimery, Erik Luther, and Dr. Achim Nahler, NI </div> <div class="field-deck"> To meet future service requirements, researchers are exploring new technology solutions to share unlicensed spectrum. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To meet future service requirements, researchers are exploring new technology solutions to share unlicensed spectrum.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/services/laa-lte-and-wi-fi-coexistence-or-convergence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/services/laa-lte-and-wi-fi-coexistence-or-convergence#comments National Instruments Commercial Services Tue, 03 May 2016 14:38:00 +0000 44461 at http://mwrf.com Load-Pull Analysis with Software Enables Wave of Designs http://mwrf.com/active-components/load-pull-analysis-software-enables-wave-designs <div class="node-body article-body">An application note explains how design software can be used to perform load-pull analysis, thereby enhancing the design process. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/load-pull-analysis-software-enables-wave-designs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/load-pull-analysis-software-enables-wave-designs#comments National Instruments Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Software Fri, 08 Apr 2016 18:36:00 +0000 43591 at http://mwrf.com For Women, the Industry Presents New Opportunity http://mwrf.com/interviews/women-industry-presents-new-opportunity <div class="node-body article-body">Sherry Hess, vice president of marketing at National Instruments, AWR Group, spoke to Microwaves & RF about diversity in the RF/microwave industry. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/interviews/women-industry-presents-new-opportunity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/interviews/women-industry-presents-new-opportunity#comments National Instruments Events Interviews Thu, 07 Apr 2016 19:07:00 +0000 43491 at http://mwrf.com Design Process of Cavity-Based, Helical Resonator Filters Enters Higher Ground http://mwrf.com/passive-components/design-process-cavity-based-helical-resonator-filters-enters-higher-ground <div class="node-body article-body">This application note describes an efficient process to design cavity-based, helical resonator bandpass filters (Image courtesy of Jeff Otterson, Marietta, Ga.) </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/design-process-cavity-based-helical-resonator-filters-enters-higher-ground" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/design-process-cavity-based-helical-resonator-filters-enters-higher-ground#comments National Instruments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Software Mon, 22 Feb 2016 15:30:00 +0000 41931 at http://mwrf.com Using Software to Streamline Antenna Design http://mwrf.com/components/using-software-streamline-antenna-design <div class="node-body article-body">This application note illustrates how software can aid the design and simulation of printed-circuit-board antennas.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/using-software-streamline-antenna-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/using-software-streamline-antenna-design#comments National Instruments Commercial Components Wed, 09 Sep 2015 03:09:00 +0000 36771 at http://mwrf.com