Passive components http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6851/more en Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (1/15-1/21) http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-115-121 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for power amplifiers or duplexers, 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-115-121" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-115-121#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 Tue, 17 Jan 2017 18:10:00 +0000 50231 at http://mwrf.com How Bending Affects a Flexible UWB Antenna http://mwrf.com/passive-components/how-bending-affects-flexible-uwb-antenna <div class="field-byline"> Sherif R. Zahran, Mahmoud A. Abdalla, and A. Gaafar </div> <div class="field-deck"> A compact antenna maintains high gain and an omnidirectional radiation pattern, even with flexing across frequency ranges complying with UWB frequency allocations in the U.S. and Europe. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A PCB antenna covers most of the FCC’s UWB frequency range and is flexible enough for use with wearable wireless applications.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/how-bending-affects-flexible-uwb-antenna" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/how-bending-affects-flexible-uwb-antenna#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Thu, 05 Jan 2017 17:50:00 +0000 50061 at http://mwrf.com UWB Printed Antenna Blocks Satellite and WLAN Signals http://mwrf.com/passive-components/uwb-printed-antenna-blocks-satellite-and-wlan-signals <div class="field-byline"> Junding Zhao and Hao Zhang </div> <div class="field-deck"> This novel monopole UWB antenna provides two notched bands for rejecting interference from 5-GHz WLAN signals and 8-GHz X-band satellite signals. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A compact PCB antenna receives UWB signals while providing notches to block interference from satellite and WLAN signals.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/uwb-printed-antenna-blocks-satellite-and-wlan-signals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/uwb-printed-antenna-blocks-satellite-and-wlan-signals#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Tue, 03 Jan 2017 15:32:00 +0000 49971 at http://mwrf.com Save Space Using Ganged RF Connector and Cable Assemblies http://mwrf.com/cables-connectors/save-space-using-ganged-rf-connector-and-cable-assemblies <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Cinch Connectivity Solutions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Why use a ganged RF connector/cable assembly rather than separate RF connectors and cables? What types of connector interfaces are available in these ganged assemblies? Do they need to be all the same connector types? Do the multiple connector positions make these connector/cable assemblies difficult to mate? Does the mating force increase with the number of connector positions?</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/cables-connectors/save-space-using-ganged-rf-connector-and-cable-assemblies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/cables-connectors/save-space-using-ganged-rf-connector-and-cable-assemblies#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Cables & Connectors Components Digital semiconductors Mixed-signal semiconductors Passive components Semiconductors White Paper Fri, 16 Dec 2016 15:11:00 +0000 49611 at http://mwrf.com Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (12/11-12/17) http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-1211-1217 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for power amplifiers or waveguides, 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-1211-1217" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-1211-1217#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 Mon, 12 Dec 2016 19:30:00 +0000 48291 at http://mwrf.com Direct-Synthesis Software Approach Facilitates Filter Design http://mwrf.com/software/direct-synthesis-software-approach-facilitates-filter-design <div class="field-deck"> Design software that incorporates the direct-synthesis technique can be highly beneficial to those involved with designing customized filters. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Design software that incorporates the direct-synthesis technique can be highly beneficial to those involved with designing customized filters.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/software/direct-synthesis-software-approach-facilitates-filter-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/software/direct-synthesis-software-approach-facilitates-filter-design#comments Keysight Technologies Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Software Mon, 28 Nov 2016 15:27:00 +0000 49121 at http://mwrf.com MEMS and Micromachined Waveguide Combine for 500-GHz Phase Shifter http://mwrf.com/passive-components/mems-and-micromachined-waveguide-combine-500-ghz-phase-shifter <div class="node-body article-body">A 3.3-b phase shifter combines micromachined waveguide and MEMS chips to achieve 10 phase states from 0 to 90 deg. at frequencies from 500 to 550 GHz. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/mems-and-micromachined-waveguide-combine-500-ghz-phase-shifter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/mems-and-micromachined-waveguide-combine-500-ghz-phase-shifter#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:11:00 +0000 48721 at http://mwrf.com Dielectric Microstrip Lines Achieve Low Loss at THz Frequencies http://mwrf.com/passive-components/dielectric-microstrip-lines-achieve-low-loss-thz-frequencies <div class="node-body article-body">The same wafers used for MEMS components were the basis for near-THz microstrip transmission lines with low loss. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/dielectric-microstrip-lines-achieve-low-loss-thz-frequencies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/dielectric-microstrip-lines-achieve-low-loss-thz-frequencies#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:19:00 +0000 48711 at http://mwrf.com Dual-Band Divider Has Rejection Band at 5 GHz http://mwrf.com/passive-components/dual-band-divider-has-rejection-band-5-ghz <div class="field-byline"> Ahmed F. Daw, Mahmoud A. Abdalla, and Hadia M. Elhennawy </div> <div class="field-deck"> This compact power divider passes signals from 1.0 to 4.8 GHz and from 6.2 to 9.0 GHz, in addition to including a rejection band to stop WLAN interference from 5.0 to 5.8 GHz. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This power divider employs D-CRLH TL technology to achieve two wide passbands and a stopband for rejecting WLAN signals—all in a miniature size. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/dual-band-divider-has-rejection-band-5-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/dual-band-divider-has-rejection-band-5-ghz#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:48:00 +0000 48431 at http://mwrf.com Innovative Model Leads to Novel Beamforming Technique http://mwrf.com/passive-components/innovative-model-leads-novel-beamforming-technique <div class="node-body article-body">A novel modeling approach improves the beamforming of antennas used for satellite-communications (satcom) systems.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/innovative-model-leads-novel-beamforming-technique" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/innovative-model-leads-novel-beamforming-technique#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:21:00 +0000 48181 at http://mwrf.com