Passive components http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6851/more en Ensure Success When Making Connections http://mwrf.com/passive-components/ensure-success-when-making-connections <div class="node-body article-body">This white paper explains why RF connectors are an important aspect of many systems, as well as describes proper connection approaches.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/ensure-success-when-making-connections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/ensure-success-when-making-connections#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Mon, 13 Mar 2017 15:49:00 +0000 51861 at http://mwrf.com The Differences Between Transmitter Types, Part 1 http://mwrf.com/passive-components/differences-between-transmitter-types-part-1 <div class="field-deck"> Whether coming from your pocket or high up in the stratosphere, massive amounts of data are on the move at all times, and the ubiquitous transmitter makes it all happen. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Whether coming from your pocket or high up in the stratosphere, massive amounts of data are on the move at all times, and the ubiquitous transmitter makes it all happen.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/differences-between-transmitter-types-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/differences-between-transmitter-types-part-1#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Wed, 08 Mar 2017 14:14:00 +0000 51631 at http://mwrf.com Terminations Maintain Security on SMA Ports http://mwrf.com/passive-components/terminations-maintain-security-sma-ports <div class="field-deck"> A trio of terminations provides ultra-secure protection to 26.5 GHz for coaxial test ports. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A trio of security terminations provides protection for unused test signal ports at frequencies to 26.5 GHz, with removal possible only through the use of a special tool.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/terminations-maintain-security-sma-ports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/terminations-maintain-security-sma-ports#comments Commercial Industrial Passive components Thu, 02 Mar 2017 22:36:00 +0000 51481 at http://mwrf.com Metamaterials Sculpt UWB Bandpass Filter http://mwrf.com/passive-components/metamaterials-sculpt-uwb-bandpass-filter <div class="field-byline"> Mahmoud A. Abdalla and Ahmed A. Ibrahim </div> <div class="field-deck"> By combining left- and right-handed transmission lines with conventional microstrip circuitry, it is possible to achieve a wide passband for an UWB bandpass filter. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The use of CRLH metamaterial transmission lines in place of a segment of microstrip transmission lines can provide flat passband loss with good selectivity for an UWB bandpass filter. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/metamaterials-sculpt-uwb-bandpass-filter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/metamaterials-sculpt-uwb-bandpass-filter#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Thu, 02 Mar 2017 15:00:00 +0000 51451 at http://mwrf.com Dielectric Antenna Adds Photomixer for Terahertz Emissions http://mwrf.com/passive-components/dielectric-antenna-adds-photomixer-terahertz-emissions <div class="node-body article-body">An easy-to fabricate dielectric rod waveguide (DRW) antenna was developed with an integrated photomixer for emission of millimeter-wave and terahertz radiation.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/dielectric-antenna-adds-photomixer-terahertz-emissions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/dielectric-antenna-adds-photomixer-terahertz-emissions#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Wed, 01 Mar 2017 16:47:00 +0000 51401 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 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 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> Switchable Filter Builds on MEMS Technology http://mwrf.com/passive-components/switchable-filter-builds-mems-technology <div class="node-body article-body">A filter with integrated MEMS switches can select between signals at frequency bands of 2.4 to 2.5 GHz and 4.2 to 4.4 GHz.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/switchable-filter-builds-mems-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/switchable-filter-builds-mems-technology#comments Commercial Industrial Passive components Thu, 02 Feb 2017 16:03:00 +0000 50761 at http://mwrf.com Scavenging Energy from 800-MHz Wireless Sources http://mwrf.com/passive-components/scavenging-energy-800-mhz-wireless-sources <div class="node-body article-body">As part of a student design competition, a rectenna was developed for scavenging energy at 800 MHz. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/scavenging-energy-800-mhz-wireless-sources" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/scavenging-energy-800-mhz-wireless-sources#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Passive components Thu, 02 Feb 2017 15:13:00 +0000 50741 at http://mwrf.com