Automotive http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6821/more en How Wyoming Is Testing Connected Vehicles on a Major Trucking Route http://mwrf.com/systems/how-wyoming-testing-connected-vehicles-major-trucking-route <div class="node-body article-body">It is one of three pilots funded by the U.S. Department of Transportation to test the capabilities of vehicle-to-vehicle communications on real roads.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/how-wyoming-testing-connected-vehicles-major-trucking-route" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/how-wyoming-testing-connected-vehicles-major-trucking-route#comments Automotive Systems Tue, 21 Mar 2017 18:35:00 +0000 51961 at http://mwrf.com <p>State officials in Wyoming&nbsp;will equip 400 snow plows, patrol cars, and commercial trucks with wireless communications systems so that the vehicles can chat about the weather and send collision warnings. (Image courtesy of Thinkstock).</p> After Avoiding Smartphones, Amplifier Start-Up Draws Fresh Funding http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/after-avoiding-smartphones-amplifier-start-draws-fresh-funding <div class="node-body article-body">The start-up, Guerrilla RF, has patented designs that prevent large radio frequency inputs from turning on amplifiers, improving isolation.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/after-avoiding-smartphones-amplifier-start-draws-fresh-funding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/after-avoiding-smartphones-amplifier-start-draws-fresh-funding#comments Automotive Analog semiconductors Commercial Products Mixed-signal semiconductors Fri, 10 Mar 2017 02:10:00 +0000 51771 at http://mwrf.com Multipurpose Tuners Control Impedances from 20 to 110 GHz http://mwrf.com/components/multipurpose-tuners-control-impedances-20-110-ghz <div class="field-deck"> These versatile electromechanical tuners can create impedances using three independently adjustable wideband probes at three harmonic frequencies continuously from 20 to 110 GHz. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">These electromechanical tuners can create impedances using three independently adjustable wideband probes at three harmonic frequencies continuously. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/multipurpose-tuners-control-impedances-20-110-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/multipurpose-tuners-control-impedances-20-110-ghz#comments Automotive Commercial Defense Components Mon, 06 Mar 2017 21:19:00 +0000 51551 at http://mwrf.com Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (2/26-3/4) http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-226-34 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for ceramic capacitors or inductor coils, Microwaves & RF has you covered. Here are some of the latest components to optimize your product. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-226-34" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-226-34#comments Active components Automotive Analog semiconductors Commercial Defense Components Products Industrial Mixed-signal semiconductors Medical Passive components Mobile Semiconductors Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Mon, 27 Feb 2017 06:25:00 +0000 51201 at http://mwrf.com Winding Down the Wolfspeed Saga, an Executive Leaves and an Experiment Ends http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/winding-down-wolfspeed-saga-executive-leaves-and-experiment-ends <div class="node-body article-body">After the company experimented with an initial public offering and a $850 million sale, Wolfspeed's chief executive is stepping down and leaving Cree.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/winding-down-wolfspeed-saga-executive-leaves-and-experiment-ends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/winding-down-wolfspeed-saga-executive-leaves-and-experiment-ends#comments Automotive Analog semiconductors Mixed-signal semiconductors Semiconductors News Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:55:00 +0000 51141 at http://mwrf.com Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (2/12-2/18) http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-212-218 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for power dividers or MOSFETs, Microwaves & RF has you covered. Here are some of the latest components to optimize your product. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-212-218" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-212-218#comments Active components Automotive Analog semiconductors Commercial Defense Components Products Industrial Mixed-signal semiconductors Medical Passive components Mobile Semiconductors Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Tue, 14 Feb 2017 22:50:00 +0000 51041 at http://mwrf.com Using Carbon Nanotubes, Silicon Chips Leap to High Frequencies http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/using-carbon-nanotubes-silicon-chips-leap-high-frequencies <div class="field-deck"> “What we are looking at is something like gallium arsenide on silicon technology,” said the chief executive of Carbonics, a Los Angeles startup that has made chips based on carbon nanotubes for radio applications. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Carbonics is among the first to release carbon nanotube chips, which are said to have better power efficiency than GaAs and reach higher frequencies than CMOS circuits.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/using-carbon-nanotubes-silicon-chips-leap-high-frequencies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/using-carbon-nanotubes-silicon-chips-leap-high-frequencies#comments Automotive Analog semiconductors Products IoT Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Semiconductors Wed, 08 Feb 2017 20:50:00 +0000 50541 at http://mwrf.com <p>(Image courtesy of&nbsp;<a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/mattbrown1984/" target="_blank">Mattxb</a>, Creative Commons).</p> Qualcomm Launches New Filter Company with TDK http://mwrf.com/passive-components/qualcomm-launches-new-filter-company-tdk <div class="field-deck"> The joint venture comes as competitors beef up their filter manufacturing capabilities. The appeal of filters is in blocking out interference from the growing number of frequency bands used in wireless communications. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Qualcomm launched a new company called RF360 Holdings that it agreed to form with Japan's TDK last year. Filters are responsible for blocking interference out of front ends.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/qualcomm-launches-new-filter-company-tdk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/qualcomm-launches-new-filter-company-tdk#comments Automotive Industrial IoT Passive components Mobile News Mon, 06 Feb 2017 18:30:00 +0000 50871 at http://mwrf.com <p>(Image courtesy of <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/thorntocon/" target="_blank">Super Awesome</a>, Creative Commons).</p> Quick Guide to Automotive Electronics Test http://mwrf.com/white-paper/quick-guide-automotive-electronics-test <div class="field-deck"> Sponosred by Continental Resources </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Why are we seeing so much interest in testing automotive electronics? What are the most commonly used automotive control data buses? How are DSOs and MSOs/MDOs applied? What about AWGs? How do I tackle compliance testing?</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/quick-guide-automotive-electronics-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automotive White Paper Test & Measurement Mon, 06 Feb 2017 14:56:00 +0000 50861 at http://mwrf.com Probing Those Tiny Millimeter-Wave ICs http://mwrf.com/blog/probing-those-tiny-millimeter-wave-ics <div class="node-body blog-body">ICs are helping electronic design engineers in general to achieve unprecedented levels of miniaturization with multiple-function circuits.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/blog/probing-those-tiny-millimeter-wave-ics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/blog/probing-those-tiny-millimeter-wave-ics#comments Automotive Commercial Semiconductors Measuring Progress Thu, 02 Feb 2017 15:48:00 +0000 50751 at http://mwrf.com