Medical http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6831/more en Evaluating EMC Measurement Needs http://mwrf.com/blog/evaluating-emc-measurement-needs <div class="node-body blog-body">Having so many wireless devices in a crowded location requires that these electronic products meet strict requirements for levels of electromagnetic interference (EMI) and electromagnetic compatibility (EMC), lest the transmission from one device block the reception of another device nearby. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/measuring-progress">Measuring Progress</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/blog/evaluating-emc-measurement-needs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/blog/evaluating-emc-measurement-needs#comments Automotive Commercial Defense Medical Test & Measurement - analyzers Measuring Progress Fri, 17 Jul 2015 21:03:00 +0000 35551 at http://mwrf.com “Connect Ability” Challenge Aims to Improve Lives of the Disabled with Technology http://mwrf.com/software/connect-ability-challenge-aims-improve-lives-disabled-technology <div class="node-body article-body">In an attempt to improve the lives of people with disabilities, AT&T and New York University’s ABILITY Lab have partnered to launch the first “Connect Ability” competition.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/connect-ability-challenge-aims-improve-lives-disabled-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/connect-ability-challenge-aims-improve-lives-disabled-technology#comments Medical Services Software Fri, 19 Jun 2015 19:35:00 +0000 34941 at http://mwrf.com <p>Developers participating in the &quot;Connect Ability&quot; challenge will aim to design technology that will improve the quality of life of people with disabilities. Image courtesy of ThickStock.&nbsp;</p> IoT Wireless Convergence Sparks Testing Challenges http://mwrf.com/systems/iot-wireless-convergence-sparks-testing-challenges <div class="field-deck"> Modular and all-in-one test sets, as well as enhanced automation functions, are enabling effective and low-cost measurements and performance verification for the latest wireless standards. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In support of fast-growing wireless markets, test equipment manufacturers are embracing highly modular and adaptable measurement instruments designed to speed through multiple-device test scenarios.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/iot-wireless-convergence-sparks-testing-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/iot-wireless-convergence-sparks-testing-challenges#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Medical Systems Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Tue, 09 Jun 2015 14:26:00 +0000 34761 at http://mwrf.com Top Methods for Measuring 5 Common Signal-Corrupting Distortions http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/top-methods-measuring-5-common-signal-corrupting-distortions <div class="field-deck"> To avoid the performance challenges caused by nonlinearities and distortion, modern measurement techniques can help engineers understand the device mechanics that cause them. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Nonlinearity and distortion have created interference and system level challenges with RF/microwave equipment since the first transmissions. With the latest high-speed wireless technologies, understanding and mitigating distortions is critical to reducing signal degradation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/top-methods-measuring-5-common-signal-corrupting-distortions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/top-methods-measuring-5-common-signal-corrupting-distortions#comments Active components Commercial Defense Medical Passive components Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Tue, 02 Jun 2015 15:52:00 +0000 34641 at http://mwrf.com TTE’s Bias Tee Line Makes IMS Debut http://mwrf.com/components/tte-s-bias-tee-line-makes-ims-debut <div class="field-byline"> From Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">TTE Filters is introducing its new line of bias tees at IMS 2015 (Booth No. 717). The BTHF (high frequency), BTHC (high current) and BTS (standard) bias tee series are designed for use in biasing active antennas, amplifiers, and laser diodes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/tte-s-bias-tee-line-makes-ims-debut" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/tte-s-bias-tee-line-makes-ims-debut#comments Commercial Components Defense Industrial Medical Test & Measurement Mon, 18 May 2015 18:44:00 +0000 34151 at http://mwrf.com 6 Degrees of Microwave and RF/Microwave Switch Separation http://mwrf.com/passive-components/6-degrees-microwave-and-rfmicrowave-switch-separation <div class="field-deck"> As a fundamental component in many telecommunications, automated test and measurement, and electronic-warfare systems, RF/microwave switches help to reduce assembly complexity and cost. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">RF and microwave switches enable automated test, antenna array, and filter applications that would otherwise require extensive redundant systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/6-degrees-microwave-and-rfmicrowave-switch-separation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/6-degrees-microwave-and-rfmicrowave-switch-separation#comments Automotive Commercial Defense Energy Industrial Medical Mobile Passive components Robotics Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Fri, 08 May 2015 13:02:00 +0000 33971 at http://mwrf.com Recovering from a Week in Phoenix http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/recovering-week-phoenix <div class="node-body article-body">While a week in Phoenix, Ariz., sounds like a vacation of sorts, for many industry members, the week from May 17-22 will hardly be a holiday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/recovering-week-phoenix" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/recovering-week-phoenix#comments Commercial Defense Editor Columns Industrial Medical Software Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Mon, 04 May 2015 15:20:00 +0000 33791 at http://mwrf.com 7 Ways to Attack Dynamic-Range Measurement Threats http://mwrf.com/active-components/7-ways-attack-dynamic-range-measurement-threats <div class="field-deck"> Maintaining adequate dynamic range in test-and-measurement applications can be a persistent headache. Several techniques help overcome those noise, distortion, high-power level, and ADC imbalance hurdles. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Dynamic range is a limiting factor for many of the latest testing and measurement applications. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/7-ways-attack-dynamic-range-measurement-threats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/7-ways-attack-dynamic-range-measurement-threats#comments Active components Automotive Commercial Defense Energy Industrial Medical Mobile Passive components Robotics Test & Measurement - analyzers Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:28:00 +0000 33651 at http://mwrf.com Streamlined Data Retrieval Boosts Remote Health Monitoring http://mwrf.com/systems/streamlined-data-retrieval-boosts-remote-health-monitoring <div class="node-body article-body">Cerner Corp. and Qualcomm Life will join forces to bring remote, constant monitoring of patients to healthcare providers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/streamlined-data-retrieval-boosts-remote-health-monitoring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/streamlined-data-retrieval-boosts-remote-health-monitoring#comments News Medical Systems Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:57:00 +0000 33471 at http://mwrf.com <p>The Cerner CareAware iBus is an integral part of the platform, enabling plug-and-play connectivity between devices and the HER. (Image courtesy of Cerner)</p> IMS 2015: Everything Else You Need to Know http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/ims-2015-everything-else-you-need-know <div class="node-body article-body">At IMS 2015, there will be a plethora of special events, honorary sessions, exhibits, and even a boot camp or two. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/ims-2015-everything-else-you-need-know" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/ims-2015-everything-else-you-need-know#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Automotive Commercial Components Defense Digital semiconductors Energy Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Passive components Robotics Semiconductors Services Software Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:14:00 +0000 33261 at http://mwrf.com