Current Headlines

  1. China Unveils World's Largest Single-Dish Radio Telescope
    9/27/2016

    The Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Telescope (FAST), at 500 meters across, is 195 meters wider, about twice as sensitive, and has ten times the surveying speed than the second-largest telescope of its kind, the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico.

  2. Antenna Polarizer Enables Exceptional Cross-pol Discrimination
    9/26/2016

    Smiths Microwave Subsystems has announced that its brand, Millitech, has released an ultra-wide bandwidth E-Band Linear-circular Polarizer boasting a low axial ratio of < 0.6 dB, low insertion loss of < 0.5 dB, and a typical VSWR of 1.25:1 within the high and low unlicensed communication bands of 71 – 86 GHz. With over two times the bandwidth of similar products and an industry leading axial ratio performance, this polarizer enables antenna system designers to achieve dual circular-polarized E-band systems with exceptional cross-pol discrimination.

  3. Kymeta And TECOM Bring New, Cutting Edge Antenna Technology To The Aviation Market
    9/26/2016

    Kymeta, the company delivering on the promise of global, mobile connectivity and TECOM, a Smiths Microwave brand and a leader in innovative design and manufacturing of high-performance antenna systems, today announced a Partner Development Program Agreement for the aviation market. Under the terms of the agreement, TECOM will incorporate Kymeta® mTenna® technology into an aviation grade terminal to demonstrate connectivity to a Ku-band satellite.

  4. DC-18 GHz SP3T And SP5T Non-Reflective Switches With High Isolation And Low Loss
    9/26/2016

    Custom MMIC recently added two new GaAs MMIC switches to its expanding product offerings, the non-reflective CMD234C4 and CMD235C4.

  5. Shengyi Technology Introduces New High Performance, Low Loss Material Targeted Towards RF/Microwave Applications
    9/26/2016

    Shengyi Technology (SYTECH) a world leader in developing and delivering new laminate materials that meet today’s broad electronic product needs today announced the availability of AeroWave.

  6. ELVA-1 Announces Promotion For 10 Gigabit Ethernet Link
    9/26/2016

    Elva-1, European manufacturer of ultrahigh-capacity mmwave wireless links, announces promotion for its flagship PPC-10G 10 Gigabit radio for customers worldwide.

  7. Building A Wireless Micromachine
    9/26/2016

    All around us, hiding just outside our range of vision, are miniscule machines. Tiny accelerometers in our cars sense a collision and tell the airbags to inflate. By Barbara Moran

  8. Qorvo Adds Control Products To Industry's Most Comprehensive CATV Portfolio
    9/26/2016

    Qorvo, a leading provider of innovative RF solutions that connect the world, recently announced the expansion of its CATV product portfolio to include two new control products designed for DOCSIS 3.1 cable networking.

  9. Ampleon Launch Ultra Compact Two-Stage Doherty Amplifier For 4.5 G / LTE Advanced Pro Applications
    9/26/2016

    Ampleon recently announced a new family of integrated Doherty power amplifier devices aimed at LTE Advanced Pro / 4.5G massive-MIMO base station applications.

  10. New Chip Helps Communications And Electronic Warfare Radio Systems Adapt In Nanoseconds
    9/23/2016

    To address the need for radio systems that can adapt to changing environments on the fly and that can be easily reconfigured once they’re in the field, our engineers have developed the innovative MATRICs (Microwave Array Technology for Reconfigurable Integrated Circuits) chip.