Newsletter | September 29, 2022

09.29.22 -- Testing 24-28GHz Power Amplifier Using 5G NR Test Standard

 
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Spotlight On Test & Measurement Solutions
mmWave Testing: Positioning Equipment Considerations
 

Operating in mmWave bands requires adherence to tighter tolerances. Test methods and positioner design and selection must provide this precision, as well as accommodate more directional beamforming and a total-system approach.

Testing High-Power Amplifiers For Radar Signals Using Peak Power Meters
 

As new power amplifier (PA) technologies are released, the latest being GaN technology, an amplifier’s behavior must be thoroughly tested and evaluated to ensure the highest performance under the stress of high-power pulsing signals. 

Wi-Fi 6E Passive Components And RF Test Systems
 

JFW has introduced numerous new products to support testing the full range of frequencies allotted by Wi-Fi 6E.

Experimenting With Open Source RF Analysis Tools
 

Instead of asking an RF design engineer with the software license and experience to run an analysis every time you want to try something, consider a number of free open source tools that make great options for non-design engineers to use for experimenting with filters and plotting data.

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What Is An RF Signal Generator?

A radio frequency (RF) signal generator is a device that behaves as a stable local oscillator signal, generating different types of modulated signals.

Fast Switching, High-Performance PLL And Quadband VCO Frequency Synthesizer

PLLs are used to generate RF and IF signals from less than 1 MHz to tens of GHz and higher. Application requirements vary widely, and PLL design and optimization involves trading off parameters such as power consumption, phase noise, frequency tuning range, frequency resolution, and lock time.

Combining On-Wafer VNA And Spectrum Analyzer Measurements

This app note describes how S-parameters and spectrum analysis can be monitored simultaneously from 70 kHz to 110 GHz using the VectorStar ME7838A, the Spectrum Master MS2760A, and the Anritsu MN25110A W1 coaxial precision directional coupler.

Groundbreaking RF Temperature Sensor Systems Utilize CMT’s One-Port VNAs

As passive RF sensing grows, leveraging the price and form factor of CMT’s reflectometers is a real enabler for pushing the technology out into wider usage. Sensatek has brought its technology, including 1-Port VNAs, to customers in a variety of industries throughout the world.

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Video: Marki Microwave Portfolio
 

Marki Microwave designs and manufactures high-frequency and broadband technology, enabling the most sophisticated electronic systems in the world. Wireless communications, advanced radar, electronic warfare and sensing, high-speed telecommunications, and fundamental research in fields ranging from physics and astronomy to biology are the applications that push Marki to innovate relentlessly.

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Antenna Selection By Test Type Catalog
 

Are you ready to find the antenna that fits your testing needs? This A.H. Systems catalog simplifies antenna selection by categorizing some affordable and reliable EMI antenna options by test type.

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AR Systems Custom Solutions

AR's test systems can deliver a solution that integrates all your testing needs. Their customized solutions include radiated and conducted immunity, radiated and conducted emissions, and more.

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Advanced COT PMIC With 3 Bucks, 2 LDOs, And Load Bypass Switches: ACT88329

The ACT88329 PMIC is an ActiveCiPS power management integrated circuit powering a wide range of processors, including solid-state drive applications, video processors, wearables, and microcontrollers.

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Space-Qualified 180° Hybrid Coupler: 4010265-SQ

KRYTAR 180° hybrid couplers feature dual input and output ports that offer wide frequency coverage in single, compact packages, which provide low insertion loss, high directivity, and tight coupling. 

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M3x5x Series High-Frequency VCXO

The M3x5x series Voltage Controlled Crystal Oscillator (VCXO) delivers jitter performance as low as 130fs at 622.08 MHz that supports demanding applications including data center interconnect, broadcast video, and test and measurement.

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