Test & Measurement - analyzers http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6891/more en Modular Tester Performs 5G Channel Sounding http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modular-tester-performs-5g-channel-sounding <div class="field-deck"> By employing modular test instruments, this measurement system packs many instruments and a great deal of functionality for evaluating the propagation capabilities of 5G wireless systems. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The 5G Channel Sounding Reference Solution test system features compact instrument modules and multiple software packages to generate and analyze complex waveforms for characterizing 5G wireless communications channels. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modular-tester-performs-5g-channel-sounding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modular-tester-performs-5g-channel-sounding#comments Keysight Technologies Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Tue, 04 Aug 2015 14:18:00 +0000 35801 at http://mwrf.com EMI: Electronic Misery in Design http://mwrf.com/blog/emi-electronic-misery-design <div class="node-body blog-body">We live in a massive fog of radio signals and other electromagnetic fields produced by electrical and electronic gear. Your job as an engineer is to see that these signals do not interfere with existing electronic devices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/line-sight">Line of Sight</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/blog/emi-electronic-misery-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/blog/emi-electronic-misery-design#comments Active components Commercial Mobile Semiconductors Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Line of Sight Mon, 03 Aug 2015 14:55:00 +0000 35761 at http://mwrf.com <p>The most effective way to find EMI is with a digital oscilloscope or spectrum analyzer. Most of the major test equipment manufacturers offer EMI packages with antennas or probes to help you locate out the offending signals. (Image courtesy of&nbsp;ThinkStock).</p> Evaluating EMC Measurement Needs http://mwrf.com/blog/evaluating-emc-measurement-needs <div class="node-body blog-body">Having so many wireless devices in a crowded location requires that these electronic products meet strict requirements for levels of electromagnetic interference (EMI) and electromagnetic compatibility (EMC), lest the transmission from one device block the reception of another device nearby. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/measuring-progress">Measuring Progress</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/blog/evaluating-emc-measurement-needs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/blog/evaluating-emc-measurement-needs#comments Automotive Commercial Defense Medical Test & Measurement - analyzers Measuring Progress Fri, 17 Jul 2015 21:03:00 +0000 35551 at http://mwrf.com Software Augments VNA IMD Measurements http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/software-augments-vna-imd-measurements <div class="node-body article-body">New software is a key part of improved measurement capabilities for a line of microwave VNAs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/software-augments-vna-imd-measurements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/software-augments-vna-imd-measurements#comments Anritsu Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Mon, 13 Jul 2015 18:14:00 +0000 35421 at http://mwrf.com Network Analyzers Target Production Testing http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/network-analyzers-target-production-testing <div class="field-deck"> Network analyzers are reaching new performance levels, enabling greater throughput for high-volume manufacturing. Options are also available to equip network analyzers with increased test capability. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Network analyzers are reaching new performance levels, enabling greater throughput for high-volume manufacturing. Options are also available to equip network analyzers with increased test capability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/network-analyzers-target-production-testing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/network-analyzers-target-production-testing#comments Commercial Test & Measurement - analyzers Tue, 07 Jul 2015 20:04:00 +0000 35251 at http://mwrf.com Power Monitor Keeps Tabs on LMR System Performance http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/power-monitor-keeps-tabs-lmr-system-performance <div class="field-byline"> William Bates </div> <div class="field-deck"> This instrument monitors power and VSWR performance up to 16 channels and is scalable to accommodate radio systems of any size operating between 144 and 960 MHz. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This power measurement system and its two sensors are ideal for checking on the signal levels in land-mobile-radio (LMR) communications systems to 960 MHz.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/power-monitor-keeps-tabs-lmr-system-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/power-monitor-keeps-tabs-lmr-system-performance#comments Commercial Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Mon, 06 Jul 2015 16:05:00 +0000 35201 at http://mwrf.com Fast USB Sensors Read Power Levels to 18 GHz http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/fast-usb-sensors-read-power-levels-18-ghz <div class="field-deck"> This pair of USB-powered and -controlled power sensors read power levels over a wide 80-dB dynamic range and across a frequency range of 10 MHz to 18 GHz. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The MA24208A and MA24218A USB power sensors perform fast and accurate power measurements across a wide dynamic range and total frequency range of 10 MHz to 18 GHz.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/fast-usb-sensors-read-power-levels-18-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/fast-usb-sensors-read-power-levels-18-ghz#comments Anritsu Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:11:00 +0000 35011 at http://mwrf.com IoT Wireless Convergence Sparks Testing Challenges http://mwrf.com/systems/iot-wireless-convergence-sparks-testing-challenges <div class="field-deck"> Modular and all-in-one test sets, as well as enhanced automation functions, are enabling effective and low-cost measurements and performance verification for the latest wireless standards. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In support of fast-growing wireless markets, test equipment manufacturers are embracing highly modular and adaptable measurement instruments designed to speed through multiple-device test scenarios.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/iot-wireless-convergence-sparks-testing-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/iot-wireless-convergence-sparks-testing-challenges#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Medical Systems Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Tue, 09 Jun 2015 14:26:00 +0000 34761 at http://mwrf.com Receiver Tracks Frequency and Time http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/receiver-tracks-frequency-and-time <div class="node-body article-body">This frequency/time standard receiver can be equipped with a wide range of options for GPS tracking. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/receiver-tracks-frequency-and-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/receiver-tracks-frequency-and-time#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Mon, 08 Jun 2015 20:31:00 +0000 34771 at http://mwrf.com <p>Image courtesy of Precision Time and Frequency Incorporated.</p> Top Methods for Measuring 5 Common Signal-Corrupting Distortions http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/top-methods-measuring-5-common-signal-corrupting-distortions <div class="field-deck"> To avoid the performance challenges caused by nonlinearities and distortion, modern measurement techniques can help engineers understand the device mechanics that cause them. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Nonlinearity and distortion have created interference and system level challenges with RF/microwave equipment since the first transmissions. With the latest high-speed wireless technologies, understanding and mitigating distortions is critical to reducing signal degradation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/top-methods-measuring-5-common-signal-corrupting-distortions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/top-methods-measuring-5-common-signal-corrupting-distortions#comments Active components Commercial Defense Medical Passive components Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Tue, 02 Jun 2015 15:52:00 +0000 34641 at http://mwrf.com