Featured Videos

  1. Product Video: New Doherty Amplifiers From Qorvo
    5/26/2016

    At IMS 2016, senior RF applications engineer Tammy Ho with Qorvo showed us three new Doherty amplifiers and discussed how they’re being used in trials for 5G rollout in 2020.

  2. The Challenges Of Wireless Testing In The IoT
    5/26/2016

    As the IoT movement has taken off, wireless standards are being integrated into everyday products. This presents a unique challenge for engineers who haven’t dealt with wireless technology. At IMS 2016, applications engineer Ben Maxson of Copper Mountain Technologies spoke about some of those challenges. He also discussed one of his company’s reflectometers.

  3. Product Video: Ultra Lightweight Bandpass Filter
    5/25/2016

    Corry Micronics garnered a fair amount of attention at IMS 2016 due to their new, incredibly lightweight microwave bandpass filter. Watch the video to learn more about how they made it and what it can mean for your next application with challenging weight restrictions.

  4. Product Video: Multiple Solver 3D EM Simulation Software
    5/25/2016

    Gopi Gampala, senior application engineer with Altair spent a few minutes with us on day two of the 2016 IMS exhibition to talk to us about their FEKO EM simulation software and the advantage of its hybridization of multiple solvers.

  5. Beyond The Spec Table: Assessing Amplifier Linearity
    5/25/2016

    Choosing the right amplifier for your application isn’t as simple as looking over a datasheet. After a few decades worth of experience in RF design and applications engineering, Alan Ake with Guerilla RF has learned the intricacies of selecting the right amplifier, and now he’s sharing that information with you.

  6. Product Video: VNA With Antenna Pattern Measurement Solution
    5/25/2016

    Stan Oda and Joe Mallon talked to us about one of Anritsu’s new vector network analyzers on day two of the IMS 2016 exhibition. Watch the video to learn about its features and specifications, and stick around until the end for information on its potential role for E-band antenna pattern measurements.

  7. 3 Things To Consider When Conducting High Power Amplifier Design
    5/25/2016

    AR has been designing RF amplifiers since 1969, and they’ve learned a thing or two about the intricacies of high power amplifier design in that time. Their engineering manager Rob Rowe took some time out during the first day of the IMS 2016 exhibition to share some of that knowledge with you.

  8. How To Choose An RF Power Sensor
    5/25/2016

    Selecting the wrong RF power sensor can be detrimental to the accuracy of your results, and the time it takes to get your measurements. Fortunately, Lawrence Wilson with Rohde & Schwarz is here to give you some in depth insight on what to consider when selecting a sensor to avoid such setbacks.

  9. Product Video: Conducting Pulsed Measurements With A Phase Noise Analyzer
    5/24/2016

    At IMS 2016, Jakub Kucera with Berkeley Nucleonics offered up a demonstration of one of their phase noise analyzers and how it can be used to measure pulsed RF signals.

  10. Challenges In Matching Network Designs
    5/24/2016

    Jeff Barney with Remcom spoke with us at IMS 2016 in regards to the challenges RF and microwave engineers run into when determining component values in matching network layouts.