Test & Measurement - analyzers http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6891/more en What’s Noise Got to Do With It? http://mwrf.com/blog/what-s-noise-got-do-it <div class="node-body blog-body">Noise may be part of celebrating a New Year, but it is usually not a welcome element in a high-frequency test system. That is, unless it is intentional.</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/what-s-noise-got-do-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/blog/what-s-noise-got-do-it#comments Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Measuring Progress Tue, 29 Dec 2015 17:02:00 +0000 39191 at http://mwrf.com Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (12/20-12/26) http://mwrf.com/components/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-1220-1226 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for transceivers 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-1220-1226" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/components/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-1220-1226#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Commercial Components Defense Image Galleries Industrial Mobile Passive components Products Semiconductors Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Mon, 21 Dec 2015 21:45:00 +0000 38881 at http://mwrf.com Test Equipment Market Capitalizes on LTE Growth http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/test-equipment-market-capitalizes-lte-growth <div class="node-body article-body">The market for LTE test equipment is being spurred by the explosive demand for mobile data and growing investments into LTE infrastructure, according to new research.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/test-equipment-market-capitalizes-lte-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/test-equipment-market-capitalizes-lte-growth#comments News Mobile Semiconductors Services Systems Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Wed, 16 Dec 2015 21:26:00 +0000 38741 at http://mwrf.com Portable RF Test Equipment Follows the Lead of Bench-Top Instruments http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/portable-rf-test-equipment-follows-lead-bench-top-instruments <div class="node-body article-body">Recent research confirms that developments in laboratory-grade RF test equipment continue to trickle down into portable and handheld instruments.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/portable-rf-test-equipment-follows-lead-bench-top-instruments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/portable-rf-test-equipment-follows-lead-bench-top-instruments#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Mobile Products Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Mon, 07 Dec 2015 17:15:00 +0000 38471 at http://mwrf.com <p>This network analyzer&nbsp;encapsulates several of the features that are migrating from the laboratory&nbsp;and into portable testers, including large screens and a raft of configurable options. (Image courtesy of Anritsu).</p> Modular VSA Pushes to 50 GHz http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modular-vsa-pushes-50-ghz <div class="field-deck"> A 50-GHz PXIe vector signal analyzer is just one of the latest additions to a growing lineup of modular test instruments for RF/microwave signal generation and analysis. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Four instrument modules in the PXIe format comprise a powerful vector signal analyzer capable of analyzing signals through 50 GHz.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modular-vsa-pushes-50-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/modular-vsa-pushes-50-ghz#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Wed, 25 Nov 2015 14:32:00 +0000 38341 at http://mwrf.com VSA Helps Simplify Harmonic Measurements http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/vsa-helps-simplify-harmonic-measurements <div class="field-byline"> Vimal M. Fernandez </div> <div class="field-deck"> A vector signal analyzer is a powerful tool for measuring the harmonic signal levels of wireless communications standards with complex, wideband modulation formats. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A VSA provides the bandwidth and flexibility needed to measure signal harmonic power in the frequency and time domains.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/vsa-helps-simplify-harmonic-measurements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/vsa-helps-simplify-harmonic-measurements#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Thu, 19 Nov 2015 04:14:00 +0000 38221 at http://mwrf.com VNA Fundamentals http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/vna-fundamentals <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Anritsu </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This new poster provides a comprehensive reference source for all VNA data, including Circuits and Waves, S-parameters, Reflection Coefficient, Phase and Group Delay, Non Linear Transmission Lines, VNA Architecture, Superposition/True Mode Stimulus, Pulse Measurements, Time Domain and Reflection Coefficient Table.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/vna-fundamentals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/vna-fundamentals#comments Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers White Paper Fri, 13 Nov 2015 18:40:00 +0000 38171 at http://mwrf.com Is Modular Really More For Less? http://mwrf.com/blog/modular-really-more-less <div class="node-body blog-body">Older engineers may fondly remember an early job and that first stroll past a test bench. Those impressive 19-in. instrument racks were filled...</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/modular-really-more-less" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/blog/modular-really-more-less#comments Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Measuring Progress Wed, 04 Nov 2015 17:06:00 +0000 37971 at http://mwrf.com <p><em>(Photo courtesy of National Instruments)</em></p> Power Added Efficiency Measurements http://mwrf.com/active-components/power-added-efficiency-measurements <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Rohde & Schwarz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Power Added Efficiency (PAE) is a key parameter for the characterization of an amplifier. The objective is to find the point where an amplifier has its best efficiency. At that point, the ratio of the converted RF power with respect to the DC power is maximum.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/active-components/power-added-efficiency-measurements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/active-components/power-added-efficiency-measurements#comments Active components Analog semiconductors Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators White Paper Thu, 22 Oct 2015 18:23:00 +0000 37681 at http://mwrf.com Accurately Characterize Your High Speed Interconnects and Devices http://mwrf.com/passive-components/accurately-characterize-your-high-speed-interconnects-and-devices <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Rohde & Schwarz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Signal integrity problems from interconnects, transmitters and receivers affect product reliability and system performance, and have become a major challenge for designers of high speed systems. The importance of effectively and accurately using Vector Network Analyzers (VNAs) for both time domain and frequency domain measurements has increased.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/passive-components/accurately-characterize-your-high-speed-interconnects-and-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/passive-components/accurately-characterize-your-high-speed-interconnects-and-devices#comments Active components Passive components Test & Measurement - analyzers White Paper Thu, 22 Oct 2015 18:23:00 +0000 37661 at http://mwrf.com