Passive components http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6851/more en Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (8/21-8/27) http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-821-827 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for transmit integrated circuits or double-throw switches, Microwaves & RF has you covered. Here are some of the latest components to optimize your product, device, or system.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-821-827" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-821-827#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Automotive Commercial Components Defense Image Galleries Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Passive components Products Semiconductors Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Wed, 24 Aug 2016 17:50:00 +0000 47271 at http://mwrf.com Material Knowledge Shapes Advanced Antennas http://mwrf.com/active-components/material-knowledge-shapes-advanced-antennas <div class="field-deck"> By combining a geometric approach using polymer-based dielectric materials, one company is literally changing the face of high-frequency antenna design. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Innovative antenna design technology has enabled a new breed of DRAs that can be shaped to fit mechanical requirements. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/material-knowledge-shapes-advanced-antennas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/material-knowledge-shapes-advanced-antennas#comments Active components Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Wed, 24 Aug 2016 14:19:00 +0000 47301 at http://mwrf.com EMP Protection for the Defense Market http://mwrf.com/passive-components/emp-protection-defense-market <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by HUBER+SUHNER </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Electronics are a key factor in military battlefield success today. Electronic warfare includes all measures to maintain friendly operations and disturb hostile ones. 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Here are some of the latest components to optimize your product, device, or system.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-731-86" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-731-86#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Automotive Commercial Components Defense Image Galleries Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Passive components Products Semiconductors Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Thu, 04 Aug 2016 19:10:00 +0000 46961 at http://mwrf.com Antenna Array Aids Energy Harvesting http://mwrf.com/passive-components/antenna-array-aids-energy-harvesting <div class="node-body article-body">An antenna array uses mechanical adjustment of its feed point for continuous E-field beamsteering of ±35 deg. at 2.4 GHz. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/antenna-array-aids-energy-harvesting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/antenna-array-aids-energy-harvesting#comments Commercial Defense Energy Industrial Passive components Tue, 02 Aug 2016 13:35:00 +0000 46931 at http://mwrf.com Metamaterial Enhances Microstrip Antenna Gain http://mwrf.com/passive-components/metamaterial-enhances-microstrip-antenna-gain <div class="field-byline"> Adel B. Abdel-Rahman and Ahmed A. Ibrahim </div> <div class="field-deck"> Single and multiple layers of metamaterials formed as lenses can improve the impedance matching, gain, and fractional bandwidth of compact microstrip antennas. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The use of metamaterials as lenses increase the gain and enhance the radiation patterns of a microstrip antenna. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/metamaterial-enhances-microstrip-antenna-gain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/metamaterial-enhances-microstrip-antenna-gain#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Fri, 29 Jul 2016 17:11:00 +0000 46851 at http://mwrf.com Accessories Add Up to Better Measurements http://mwrf.com/blog/accessories-add-better-measurements <div class="node-body blog-body">Test accessories, usually in the form of active and passive components, may seem insignificant compared to the importance of a signal analyzer, but they can contribute much to easier, more accurate measurements.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/blog/accessories-add-better-measurements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/blog/accessories-add-better-measurements#comments Active components Passive components Measuring Progress Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:46:00 +0000 46621 at http://mwrf.com Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (7/10-7/16) http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-710-716 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for circularly-polarized antennas or power dividers, Microwaves & RF has you covered. Here are some of the latest components to optimize your product, device, or system.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-710-716" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-710-716#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Automotive Commercial Components Defense Image Galleries Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Passive components Products Semiconductors Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Fri, 15 Jul 2016 15:30:00 +0000 46511 at http://mwrf.com Samsung Makes Strides in Shrinking 5G Antennas http://mwrf.com/active-components/samsung-makes-strides-shrinking-5g-antennas <div class="node-body article-body">Samsung Electronics said it has made smaller and more efficient parts for 5G wireless networks, tackling one of the trickier problems with new wireless standards. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/samsung-makes-strides-shrinking-5g-antennas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/samsung-makes-strides-shrinking-5g-antennas#comments Active components Automotive Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Passive components Services Systems Wed, 13 Jul 2016 02:25:00 +0000 46421 at http://mwrf.com <p>Samsung engineers, in 2013, set up tests for the chipmaker&#39;s&nbsp;early 5G equipment. 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