National Instruments http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6795/more en Inside Track with James Kimery, Director of Product Marketing, RF Communications and SDR, National Instruments http://mwrf.com/systems/inside-track-james-kimery-director-product-marketing-rf-communications-and-sdr-national-inst <div class="node-body article-body">MW&RF sat down with NI's James Kimery to discuss the progress of 5G and influential factors on the technology such as mm-wave, massive MIMO, and OFDM. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/inside-track-james-kimery-director-product-marketing-rf-communications-and-sdr-national-inst" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/inside-track-james-kimery-director-product-marketing-rf-communications-and-sdr-national-inst#comments Interviews Systems Test & Measurement National Instruments Mon, 09 Jan 2017 14:32:00 +0000 50141 at http://mwrf.com Dive into LNA Design http://mwrf.com/software/dive-lna-design <div class="node-body article-body">This application note describes how the various capabilities of design software play a role in the development of a low-noise amplifier (LNA) at 10 GHz.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/dive-lna-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/dive-lna-design#comments Active components Commercial Software National Instruments Fri, 30 Dec 2016 15:21:00 +0000 49931 at http://mwrf.com EM Simulation Technologies Support RFIC Development http://mwrf.com/software/em-simulation-technologies-support-rfic-development <div class="field-byline"> David Vye, Dr. John Dunn, and Dr. Jim Carroll </div> <div class="field-deck"> Designers of RF integrated circuits can take advantage of several different electromagnetic simulation techniques to meet today’s requirements. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Designers of RF integrated circuits can take advantage of several different electromagnetic simulation techniques to meet today’s requirements.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/em-simulation-technologies-support-rfic-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/em-simulation-technologies-support-rfic-development#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Software AWR National Instruments Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:43:00 +0000 48531 at http://mwrf.com 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 Commercial Defense Industrial Systems National Instruments 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 Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers National Instruments 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 Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - generators National Instruments 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 Commercial Defense Industrial Software AWR National Instruments 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 Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Software National Instruments 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 Commercial Services National Instruments 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 Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Software National Instruments Fri, 08 Apr 2016 18:36:00 +0000 43591 at http://mwrf.com