Products http://mwrf.com/taxonomy/term/7091/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, improving 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 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 GlobalFoundries Adds an Advanced RF SOI Manufacturing Process http://mwrf.com/services/globalfoundries-adds-advanced-rf-soi-manufacturing-process <div class="node-body article-body">The new manufacturing process entails etching 45 nanometers long onto silicon chips, giving them access to frequency bands up to 100 gigahertz.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/services/globalfoundries-adds-advanced-rf-soi-manufacturing-process" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/services/globalfoundries-adds-advanced-rf-soi-manufacturing-process#comments Analog semiconductors Products Mixed-signal semiconductors Semiconductors Services Wed, 22 Feb 2017 06:10:00 +0000 51071 at http://mwrf.com Microwaves & RF’s Products of the Week (2/12-2/18) http://mwrf.com/test-measurement/microwaves-rf-s-products-week-212-218 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Whether you are looking for power dividers or MOSFETs, 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-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 Qualcomm, Using its Cellular Experience, Prepares for a New Wi-Fi http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/qualcomm-using-its-cellular-experience-prepares-new-wi-fi <div class="node-body article-body">Qualcomm's new chips join a short list of technologies to support the nascent 802.11ax Wi-Fi standard.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/qualcomm-using-its-cellular-experience-prepares-new-wi-fi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/qualcomm-using-its-cellular-experience-prepares-new-wi-fi#comments Products Mixed-signal semiconductors Tue, 14 Feb 2017 19:55:00 +0000 51031 at http://mwrf.com <p>(Image courtesy of&nbsp;<a data-rapid_p="59" data-track="attributionNameClick" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/chillicheese/" title="Go to AB / CC's photostream">AB / CC</a>, Creative Commons).</p> Using Carbon Nanotubes, Silicon Chips Leap to High Frequencies http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/using-carbon-nanotubes-silicon-chips-leap-high-frequencies <div class="field-deck"> “What we are looking at is something like gallium arsenide on silicon technology,” said the chief executive of Carbonics, a Los Angeles startup that has made chips based on carbon nanotubes for radio applications. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Carbonics is among the first to release carbon nanotube chips, which are said to have better power efficiency than GaAs and reach higher frequencies than CMOS circuits.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/using-carbon-nanotubes-silicon-chips-leap-high-frequencies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/using-carbon-nanotubes-silicon-chips-leap-high-frequencies#comments Automotive Analog semiconductors Products IoT Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Semiconductors Wed, 08 Feb 2017 20:50:00 +0000 50541 at http://mwrf.com <p>(Image courtesy of&nbsp;<a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/mattbrown1984/" target="_blank">Mattxb</a>, Creative Commons).</p> For Tuning Antennas and Switching Signals, RF MEMS Make Their Mark http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/tuning-antennas-and-switching-signals-rf-mems-make-their-mark <div class="node-body article-body">“We’ve engaged with virtually everybody in the smartphone market," said an executive at Cavendish Kinetics, a maker of RF MEMS antenna tuners and switches.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/tuning-antennas-and-switching-signals-rf-mems-make-their-mark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/analog-semiconductors/tuning-antennas-and-switching-signals-rf-mems-make-their-mark#comments Analog semiconductors Components Products Mobile Semiconductors Test & Measurement Thu, 02 Feb 2017 21:50:00 +0000 50721 at http://mwrf.com Radio Transmitter Chip Beams Power to Smartphones and Hearing Aids http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/radio-transmitter-chip-beams-power-smartphones-and-hearing-aids <div class="node-body article-body">The chip comes from Energous, a San Jose-based company that wants wireless charging to be more like using Wi-Fi.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/radio-transmitter-chip-beams-power-smartphones-and-hearing-aids" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/radio-transmitter-chip-beams-power-smartphones-and-hearing-aids#comments Components Products IoT Mixed-signal semiconductors Mobile Systems Wed, 01 Feb 2017 16:45:00 +0000 50691 at http://mwrf.com Wireless Sensor Networks Will Spread to Factories and Farms, Report Says http://mwrf.com/systems/wireless-sensor-networks-will-spread-factories-and-farms-report-says <div class="field-deck"> The report, from technology research firm OnWorld, says that a majority of industrial automation engineers are using some form of mesh networking sensors, while interest in low-power wide area networks is also growing. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The report, from an Internet of Things research firm OnWorld, says a majority of industrial automation engineers are using some form of mesh networking sensors.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/systems/wireless-sensor-networks-will-spread-factories-and-farms-report-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/systems/wireless-sensor-networks-will-spread-factories-and-farms-report-says#comments Products Industrial IoT Mixed-signal semiconductors Semiconductors Systems Fri, 27 Jan 2017 20:15:00 +0000 50591 at http://mwrf.com Gallium Nitride to Gradually Move Off the Sidelines http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/gallium-nitride-gradually-move-sidelines <div class="node-body article-body">If the mark of critical technology is that companies are willing to sue to protect it, and governments are blocking other countries from buying it, then gallium nitride will only grow more widespread.</div> <p><a href="http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/gallium-nitride-gradually-move-sidelines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mwrf.com/mixed-signal-semiconductors/gallium-nitride-gradually-move-sidelines#comments Commercial Components Products Mixed-signal semiconductors Semiconductors Mon, 23 Jan 2017 22:15:00 +0000 50351 at http://mwrf.com