Analog semiconductors http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6861/more en 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. The technology stands out for its high 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 Designing a Step-Recovery-Diode-Based Comb Generator http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/designing-step-recovery-diode-based-comb-generator <div class="field-byline"> Kimberly Renee Alvarez </div> <div class="field-deck"> By leveraging advanced software, accurate results were obtained in the design and testing of a comb generator. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">By leveraging advanced software, accurate results were obtained in the design and testing of a comb generator.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/designing-step-recovery-diode-based-comb-generator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/designing-step-recovery-diode-based-comb-generator#comments Analog semiconductors Commercial Defense Software Wed, 08 Mar 2017 14:41:00 +0000 51651 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 Learn how a modular approach can accelerate deployment of Signal Beamforming applications http://mwrf.com/white-paper/learn-how-modular-approach-can-accelerate-deployment-signal-beamforming-applications <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Innovative Integration </div> <div class="node-body article-body">System designers generally don’t have the time, skill-set or resources to build every basic function, such as digital beamforming receivers, from the ground up. This approach enables designers to optimize hardware integration by minimizing space, power and complexity, while also maximizing system differentiation by enabling firmware-level and systems-level software customization for specialized features.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/learn-how-modular-approach-can-accelerate-deployment-signal-beamforming-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/white-paper/learn-how-modular-approach-can-accelerate-deployment-signal-beamforming-applications#comments Analog semiconductors Mixed-signal semiconductors White Paper Test & Measurement Wed, 22 Feb 2017 21:56:00 +0000 51111 at http://mwrf.com How to build a passive Radar Receiver to replace traditional airfield radars. http://mwrf.com/white-paper/how-build-passive-radar-receiver-replace-traditional-airfield-radars <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Innovative Integration </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Objective was to build a passive radar using beamforming techniques to receive reflections of DVB-T Tv signals from aircraft to replace traditional airfield radars. The requirement was simple, the highest SFDR possible, ideally direct sampling of the UHF signal, followed by digital receivers with FPGA for beamforming. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/white-paper/how-build-passive-radar-receiver-replace-traditional-airfield-radars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/white-paper/how-build-passive-radar-receiver-replace-traditional-airfield-radars#comments Analog semiconductors Mixed-signal semiconductors White Paper Test & Measurement Wed, 22 Feb 2017 21:56:00 +0000 51121 at http://mwrf.com Learn a NEW way to accelerate your automated test, servo-control or MIMO wireless transceiver. http://mwrf.com/white-paper/learn-new-way-accelerate-your-automated-test-servo-control-or-mimo-wireless-transceiver <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Innovative Integration </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Innovative’s new SoC products combine analog I/O, dual ARM CPU cores and Kintex 7 FPGA fabric - key performance differentiators. This is the ideal architecture for latency-critical applications such as servo-control, range-finding (RADAR/LIDAR), and demodulate/decode offload. 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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 Wideband Mixer Integrates Programmable IF Amplifiers http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/wideband-mixer-integrates-programmable-if-amplifiers <div class="field-deck"> This dual-channel mixer provides adjustable gain and the wide bandwidth needed for the multiple-antenna and complex-modulation schemes of modern communications systems. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A dual-channel mixer with integrated IF amplifiers provides downconversion of RF signals from 300 MHz to 5 GHz. </div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/wideband-mixer-integrates-programmable-if-amplifiers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/wideband-mixer-integrates-programmable-if-amplifiers#comments Analog semiconductors Commercial Industrial Tue, 14 Feb 2017 15:21:00 +0000 51011 at http://mwrf.com