Test & Measurement - analyzers http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/6891/more en A Closer Look at RF Power Measurements http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/closer-look-rf-power-measurements <div class="field-deck"> Because measuring RF/microwave power is one of the most commonly used methods of understanding system performance, detailed knowledge of how power measurements are made is key to successfully interpreting measurement results. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Because measuring RF/microwave power is one of the most commonly used methods of understanding system performance, detailed knowledge of how power measurements are made is key to successfully interpreting measurement results.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/closer-look-rf-power-measurements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/closer-look-rf-power-measurements#comments Automotive Commercial Defense Energy Industrial Medical Mobile RF Essentials Robotics Test & Measurement - analyzers Thu, 18 Dec 2014 21:00:00 +0000 30401 at http://mwrf.com MIMO Testing: The Good and the Bad http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/mimo-testing-good-and-bad <div class="field-byline"> Alessandro Scannavini, RF Engineer, Microwave Vision </div> <div class="field-deck"> The growing demand for bandwidth is increasing the requirements for MIMO technology, and thus the testing of MIMO devices. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As MIMO devices are increasingly sought to solve throughput demand problem, more antennas are being included in the device design. This complexity is augmenting the value of automated methods for performing MIMO test.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/mimo-testing-good-and-bad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/mimo-testing-good-and-bad#comments Commercial Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:48:00 +0000 30541 at http://mwrf.com De-Embed Parasitics from Millimeter-Wave ICs http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/de-embed-parasitics-millimeter-wave-ics <div class="node-body article-body">Using a half-thru transmission-line method, researchers from Grenoble, France, were able to accurately de-embed pad-interconnect and parasitic effects at millimeter-wave frequencies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/de-embed-parasitics-millimeter-wave-ics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/de-embed-parasitics-millimeter-wave-ics#comments Automotive Commercial Defense Energy Industrial Medical Mobile Robotics Test & Measurement - analyzers Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:17:00 +0000 30491 at http://mwrf.com Cut the Cost of Wireless Manufacturing Test http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/cut-cost-wireless-manufacturing-test <div class="node-body article-body">With the increase in electronic devices that incorporate wireless technology, reducing the time and cost of test is of ever greater importance and an even more significant challenge.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/cut-cost-wireless-manufacturing-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/cut-cost-wireless-manufacturing-test#comments Commercial Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:14:00 +0000 30481 at http://mwrf.com <p>Using a multi-test mainframe could enable wireless manufacturers to test several devices simultaneously, ultimately lowering manufacturing cost and test time.</p> Real-Time Scope Spans 100 GHz http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/real-time-scope-spans-100-ghz <div class="field-deck"> This high-performance, high-speed oscilloscope boasts performance levels to real-time bandwidth of 100 GHz at 240-GSamples/s sampling rate, with the flexibility to add test capability as needed. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The LabMaster 10-100Zi oscilloscope is a modular measurement system with bandwidth to 100 GHz per channel and sampling rate to 240 GSamples/s.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/real-time-scope-spans-100-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/real-time-scope-spans-100-ghz#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Fri, 12 Dec 2014 21:32:00 +0000 30421 at http://mwrf.com PC-Driven Test Instruments Pick Up Speed http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/pc-driven-test-instruments-pick-speed <div class="field-deck"> The trend toward more integrated test instruments has improved performance at the high end while spawning a market for low-cost, portable, and PC-driven instruments. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As more markets and industries embrace RF/microwave and wireless technologies, there is a growing need for low-cost, low-complexity, and easily incorporated test and measurement equipment. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/pc-driven-test-instruments-pick-speed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/pc-driven-test-instruments-pick-speed#comments Commercial Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Test & Measurement - generators Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:25:00 +0000 30371 at http://mwrf.com Make Better Spectrum Analysis Measurements http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/make-better-spectrum-analysis-measurements <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Keysight Technologies </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Insight into the workings of a spectrum analyzer can help you get the most out of it as a measurement tool. Learn about the fundamentals with Keysight’s recently updated application note, Spectrum Analysis Basics, which has been paired with a toolkit of demo videos, web apps, articles and related material. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/make-better-spectrum-analysis-measurements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/make-better-spectrum-analysis-measurements#comments Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers White Paper Wed, 10 Dec 2014 18:35:00 +0000 30321 at http://mwrf.com The Evolution of Harmonic Load Pull http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/evolution-harmonic-load-pull <div class="field-byline"> Dr. Ing. Christos Tsironis </div> <div class="field-deck"> Harmonic load-pull tuners are important systems for characterizing power transistors and amplifiers and finding the impedances needed for gaining optimum performance levels. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Methods for varying impedance have developed over the years as RF/microwave load-pull tuning has matured. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/evolution-harmonic-load-pull" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement-analyzers/evolution-harmonic-load-pull#comments Commercial Defense Industrial Test & Measurement - analyzers Tue, 09 Dec 2014 19:54:00 +0000 30031 at http://mwrf.com Inside Track with Bruce Devine, CEO, Signal Hound http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/inside-track-bruce-devine-ceo-signal-hound <div class="field-deck"> USB-powered test equipment is gaining respect, says Signal Hound CEO, because the customer finally has a full range of serious instruments available. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">USB-powered test equipment is gaining respect, says Signal Hound CEO, because the customer finally has a full range of serious instruments available.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/inside-track-bruce-devine-ceo-signal-hound" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/inside-track-bruce-devine-ceo-signal-hound#comments Interviews Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers Fri, 05 Dec 2014 18:13:00 +0000 30211 at http://mwrf.com Poster: Worldwide Spectrum Allocations http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/poster-worldwide-spectrum-allocations <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Tektronix </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Keeping track and updated on the latest frequency allocations isn’t easy, so we’ve compiled the information into an easy-to-view poster.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/poster-worldwide-spectrum-allocations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/poster-worldwide-spectrum-allocations#comments Test & Measurement Test & Measurement - analyzers White Paper Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:41:00 +0000 29861 at http://mwrf.com