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  1. MACOM And STMicroelectronics To Bring GaN On Silicon To Mainstream RF Markets And Applications
    2/6/2018

    MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. (“MACOM”), a leading supplier of high-performance RF, microwave, millimeterwave and lightwave semiconductor products, and STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, recently announced an agreement to develop GaN (Gallium Nitride) on Silicon wafers to be manufactured by ST for MACOM’s use across an array of RF applications.

  2. NI AWR Software Application Example Illustrates An Integrated Framework For Complex Radar System Design
    2/6/2018

    A new application example illustrates key models and simulation capabilities within NI AWR Design Environment, specifically Visual System Simulator (VSS) system simulation software, that enable radar system architects and RF component manufacturers to design, validate and prototype a radar system.

  3. Murata Introduces 0201 Inch Audio Line Noise Filter For Smart Phones
    2/6/2018

    Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. has introduced the NFZ03SG_SN series of audio line noise filters at a size of 0201 inch size (0.6×0.3mm), which is the smallest size in the industry. Mass production of these products began in January 2018.

  4. Rohde & Schwarz Introduces Analysis Firmware For 5G New Radio Based On The R&S FSW
    2/6/2018

    Rohde & Schwarz is paving the way for testing 3GPP 5G New Radio (NR) signals. Now, for the first time, developers of 5G radio technologies can validate 5G base stations and associated components such as power amplifiers.

  5. Tiny But Mighty: Smallest Amplifiers Deliver High Performance For Challenging System Designs
    2/6/2018

    Texas Instruments (TI) recently introduced the industry's smallest operational amplifier (op amp) and low-power comparators at 0.64 mm2.

  6. Fairview Microwave Introduces New Calibrated Noise Sources
    2/6/2018

    Fairview Microwave Inc., a supplier of on-demand microwave and RF components, has introduced a new line of calibrated noise sources most commonly used as a precision reference source to measure system level noise figure.

  7. Researchers Take Terahertz Data Links Around The Bend
    2/6/2018

    An off-the-wall new study by Brown University researchers shows that terahertz frequency data links can bounce around a room without dropping too much data. The results are good news for the feasibility of future terahertz wireless data networks, which have the potential to carry many times more data than current networks.

  8. Mitsubishi Electric's Small, Low-Cost Array Antenna Achieves High-Precision Beam Scanning
    2/5/2018

    Mitsubishi Electric Corporation announced recently its development of the REESA (Rotational Element Electronically Scanned Array) antenna, a small, low-cost array antenna that achieves high-precision beam scanning by electronically rotating antenna elements individually.

  9. Gryphon Sensors, WhiteFox Defense Technologies Partner On Counter-UAS System
    2/5/2018

    Gryphon Sensors, a world leader in intelligent drone detection and safe unmanned aircraft system (UAS) airspace integration, is excited to partner with WhiteFox Defense Technologies (WhiteFox), a proven drone analytics and mitigation provider.

  10. Anokiwave Introduces 26 GHz 5G mmW Reconfigurable 256-Element Active Antenna Array
    2/5/2018

    Anokiwave, Inc., an innovative company providing highly integrated IC solutions for mmW markets and Active Antenna based solutions, today announced the latest product in its family of mmW Phased Array Antenna Innovator’s Kits, the AWA-0142, driven by the Anokiwave AWMF-0135 26GHz 5G Quad Core IC with embedded functions for remote telemetry and low-latency steeringTM.