Mixed-signal semiconductors http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6881/more en Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (2/1-2/7) http://mwrf.com/components/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-21-27 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for power dividers or frequency mixers, Microwaves & RF has you covered. Here are some of the latest products to help optimize your applications, devices, and systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-21-27" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-21-27#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Automotive Commercial Components Defense Image Galleries Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Passive components Products Semiconductors Systems Test & Measurement Mon, 01 Feb 2016 17:40:00 +0000 40971 at http://mwrf.com Taking Steps Toward Practical THz Technology http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/taking-steps-toward-practical-thz-technology <div class="field-deck"> The potential for terahertz waves is enormous for imaging and communications applications—if practical semiconductor THz detectors and generators can be developed. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">THz technology stands on the brink of filling many invaluable applications areas, provided that practical solid-state THz energy sources can be developed.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/taking-steps-toward-practical-thz-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/taking-steps-toward-practical-thz-technology#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Mon, 04 Jan 2016 17:31:00 +0000 39441 at http://mwrf.com Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (1/4-1/9) http://mwrf.com/components/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-14-19 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for attenuators or power modules, Microwaves & RF has you covered. Here are some of the latest products to help optimize your applications, devices, and systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/components/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-14-19" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-14-19#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Automotive Commercial Components Defense Image Galleries Industrial Medical Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Passive components Products Semiconductors Systems Test & Measurement Mon, 04 Jan 2016 15:15:00 +0000 38971 at http://mwrf.com High-Speed DACs Drive Antenna Diversity http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/high-speed-dacs-drive-antenna-diversity <div class="field-byline"> Clarence Mayott </div> <div class="field-deck"> Dramatically improve wireless signal reception by implementing antenna diversity—with the aid of multiple high-speed digital-to-analog converters. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A digital-to-analog converter (DAC) with built-in synchronization simplifies the implementation of different types of diversity approaches, including antenna diversity. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/high-speed-dacs-drive-antenna-diversity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/high-speed-dacs-drive-antenna-diversity#comments Commercial Industrial Mixed-signal semiconductors Wed, 02 Dec 2015 21:37:00 +0000 38431 at http://mwrf.com Clock Jitter Attenuator Cuts BS Noise to 3.2 GHz http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/clock-jitter-attenuator-cuts-bs-noise-32-ghz <div class="field-deck"> This highly integrated device improves the overall performance of high-speed data converters and FPGAs in cellular base stations, generating stable, low-phase-noise clock signals. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A highly integrated clock jitter attenuator provides low-noise clock signals for precise timing and synchronization of data converters and other devices operating on parallel or serial interfaces within wireless systems. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/clock-jitter-attenuator-cuts-bs-noise-32-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/clock-jitter-attenuator-cuts-bs-noise-32-ghz#comments Analog Devices Commercial Industrial Mixed-signal semiconductors Wed, 21 Oct 2015 19:41:00 +0000 37641 at http://mwrf.com 2015 Engineering Salary Survey: Compensation & Job Satisfaction Top The List http://mwrf.com/salarysurvey <div class="node-body article-body">While salaries remain stable, challenges such as new technologies and outsourcing are impacting overall job satisfaction according to the 2015 Microwaves & RF Salary Survey. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/salarysurvey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/salarysurvey#comments Community 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 Wed, 07 Oct 2015 11:00:00 +0000 37171 at http://mwrf.com Qualcomm Braces for Internet of Things with Cambridge Silicon Buyout http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/qualcomm-braces-internet-things-cambridge-silicon-buyout <div class="node-body article-body">Qualcomm Inc. has completed its acquisition of Cambridge Silicon Radio Ltd. (CSR), a fabless semiconductor company specializing in wireless networking, for approximately $2.4 billion.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/qualcomm-braces-internet-things-cambridge-silicon-buyout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/semiconductors/qualcomm-braces-internet-things-cambridge-silicon-buyout#comments Active components Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Semiconductors Fri, 04 Sep 2015 15:15:00 +0000 36761 at http://mwrf.com <p>Cambridge Silicon Radio, based in the United Kingdom, will be renamed Qualcomm Technologies International.&nbsp;(Image courtesy of&nbsp;<a data-rapid_p="35" data-track="attributionNameClick" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/janitors/" target="_blank" title="Go to Kārlis Dambrāns's photostream">Kārlis Dambrāns</a>&nbsp;and edited from the&nbsp;original by Microwaves and RF).</p> Differential Diplexer Drives Sampling ADCs http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/differential-diplexer-drives-sampling-adcs <div class="field-byline"> Derek Redmayne, Linear Technology Corp. </div> <div class="field-deck"> The combination of a differential diplexer and a differential amplifier/ADC driver can help improve the performance of direct-sampling ADCs. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The combination of a differential diplexer and a high-speed differential amplifier can help improve the performance of direct-sampling ADCs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/differential-diplexer-drives-sampling-adcs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/differential-diplexer-drives-sampling-adcs#comments Commercial Industrial Mixed-signal semiconductors Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:40:00 +0000 35821 at http://mwrf.com IMD Measurements with IMDView™ - MS4640B Series Vector Network Analyzer http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/imd-measurements-imdview-ms4640b-series-vector-network-analyzer <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Anritsu </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Intermodulation distortion (IMD) is an important consideration in microwave and RF component design. This application note discusses the meaning of the IMD measurement and measurement considerations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/imd-measurements-imdview-ms4640b-series-vector-network-analyzer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/imd-measurements-imdview-ms4640b-series-vector-network-analyzer#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Digital semiconductors Mixed-signal semiconductors Passive components Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators White Paper Tue, 26 May 2015 13:30:00 +0000 34341 at http://mwrf.com 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