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  1. Qorvo And Nanosemi Demo Ultra-Wideband Linearization For Massive MIMO Applications
    5/24/2016

    In conjunction with NanoSemi Inc of Waltham, MA, USA, Qorvo Inc. says that it has demonstrated industry-leading ultra-wideband linearization results with its gallium nitride (GaN) power amplifiers for wireless infrastructure. Using the QPA2705 integrated GaN driver and GaN Doherty power amplifier with NanoSemi's proprietary digital compensation algorithms, the two firms have achieved adjacent channel power ratio (ACPR) of -58dBc for a 60MHz signal bandwidth and 3x20MHz LTE carrier configuration, and -55dBc for a 100MHz signal bandwidth and 5x20MHz LTE carrier configuration.

  2. RF Energy Alliance Paves Way For Next Gen Solid-State RF Energy Applications At IMS2016
    5/24/2016

    RF Energy Alliance is a non-profit technical association comprised of companies dedicated to realizing solid-state RF energy’s true potential as a clean, highly efficient and controllable heat and power source. During the International Microwave Symposium (IMS) 2016, May 22-27, 2016, Dr. Klaus Werner, executive director of the RF Energy Alliance (RFEA), will showcase the current state of the Alliance and the impact the organization has made in its first two years.

  3. MACOM Demonstrates Cutting-Edge Gen4 GaN Portfolio And Other Innovative Products At IMS 2016
    5/24/2016

    MACOM Technology Solutions Inc. is prepared to showcase its industry leading GaN on Silicon portfolio and other high-performance products at IEEE’s International Microwave Symposium (IMS) 2016 in San Francisco, California, May 24 - 26. MACOM will feature new product solutions optimized for commercial, industrial, scientific and medical RF applications. MACOM experts will also be available at different sessions and workshops throughout the week to answer your questions.

  4. High-Efficiency Power Amplifier Could Bring 5G Cell Phones
    5/20/2016

    A new highly efficient power amplifier for electronics could help make possible next-generation cell phones, low-cost collision-avoidance radar for cars and lightweight microsatellites for communications. By Emil Venere

  5. Molex Delivers Growing Range Of Integrated RF/Microwave Solutions
    5/19/2016

    Molex will display its innovative, diverse portfolio of RF/Microwave connectors and cable assemblies in booth 1911 at the IEEE 2016 International Microwave Symposium (IMS), to be held May 22 – 27 at The Moscone Center in San Francisco

  6. Pasternack’s 60 GHz Development System Offers A Fast, Out-Of-The-Box Experience For Evaluating High Bandwidth Data Rates In The Unlicensed 60 GHz ISM Frequency Spectrum
    5/19/2016

    Pasternack, a leading provider of RF, microwave and millimeter wave products, introduces the new PEM009-KIT 60 GHz development system which offers designers the ability to perform product development and experimentation of single and multi-carrier high bandwidth modulation covering 57 to 64 GHz in the globally unlicensed ISM frequency spectrum.

  7. IDT's Latest Broadband RF Switches Deliver Industry-Leading Isolation And Power Handling While Maintaining Low Insertion Loss
    5/19/2016

    Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDT) (NASDAQ: IDTI), today introduced two high-isolation, low-loss, high linearity broad band RF switches for a wide variety of applications.

  8. Mitsubishi Electric US Teams With NextGen RF To Accelerate Time To Market For Products Based On 7-Watt UHF Band Amplifiers
    5/18/2016

    Mitsubishi Electric US, Inc. and NextGen RF Design, Inc. have joined forces to offer RF design engineers a 7W UHF band amplifier evaluation kit and associated reference design package (RD07 reference design kit) to help accelerate design cycle times.

  9. Infineon Supports LTE-A LNA Customers With Band-Specific Application Notes Generated With NI AWR Software
    5/18/2016

    The complexity of mobile phone design has increased significantly in order to support higher data rates and more functionality, while the window for bringing new devices to market has decreased from years to months. Infineon is addressing this need with 3G/4G, LTE, and LTE-Advanced low-noise amplifier (LNA) microwave monolithic integrated circuits (MMICs) and multiplexer modules designed to optimize the sensitivity of mobile cellular devices and systems. Infineon chose NI AWR software for its exacting device modeling needs, which at the application level begin with the characterization of the printed circuit board (PCB) used for LNA/module measurements.

  10. Ampleon Unveils Full Portfolio Of PA Solutions For Small Cells And Massive MIMO
    5/18/2016

    Ampleon recently announced a wide portfolio of RF Power solutions for medium power and massive-MIMO applications. These applications include LTE pico- and micro-cells as well as multiple-antenna array (LTE-Advanced Pro and 5G) systems.