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  1. Rogers Corporation Launches Next Generation Laminates For Automotive Radar Sensor Applications
    1/16/2019

    Rogers Corporation announced the latest addition to its RO3000 Series PTFE circuit materials: RO3003G2 high-frequency laminates.RO3003G2 laminates build on Rogers’ industry leading RO3003 platform to provide radar sensor designers with improved insertion loss and reduced dielectric constant (Dk) variation.

  2. Smart-Antenna Controller From STMicroelectronics Cuts Board Space, BoM, And Battery Load For Superior Smartphone Performance
    1/16/2019

    STMicroelectronics’ STHVDAC-253C7 digital controller for tunable capacitors such as ST’s STPTIC family shrinks the size, bill of materials (BoM), and power consumption of antenna-tuning circuits for stabilizing smartphone RF performance.

  3. ETL Systems Acquires Atlantic Microwave
    1/16/2019

    ETL Systems, a global designer and manufacturer of RF equipment for satellite communications recently announced it has acquired Atlantic Microwave,a leading provider of microwave components and satellite communication test equipment.

  4. Keysight Technologies Provides Test Solutions To SoftBank, Accelerating Mobile Operator’s Deployment Of 5G Technology
    1/15/2019

    Keysight Technologies, Inc., a leading technology company that helps enterprises, service providers, and governments accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world, announced that SoftBank has chosen Keysight’s 5G network emulation solutions to characterize and validate new 5G New Radio (NR) mobile devices intended to operate on the Japanese mobile operator’s 5G network.

  5. The Week In 5G: 1/15/2019 – 5G Takes Center Stage At CES 2019, US Govt. Shutdown Threatens To Stall 5G
    1/15/2019

    Plus, Sweden, Australia, and Japan tout successful 5G trials -- one streaming 8k video to a moving train; AT&T takes flack for its "fake" 5G; Huawei finds receptive customers in developing nations, and more, all in this edition of The Week In 5G.

  6. New R&S ZNA High-End Vector Network Analyzer Combines Outstanding RF Performance With A Unique Operating Concept
    1/15/2019

    Rohde & Schwarz introduces the R&S ZNA, a new generation of high-end vector network analyzers offering outstanding RF performance and a unique hardware concept that simplifies measurement configuration.

  7. Fairview Microwave Offers Cross Guide Couplers With 4, 3 Or 2 Waveguide Ports
    1/15/2019

    Fairview Microwave Inc., a leading provider of on-demand RF and microwave components, now offers a line of cross guide waveguide couplers with 4-ports, 3-ports and 2-ports with coax interfaces that work across C to K bands. Typical applications include test benches, instrumentation, product development and characterization.

  8. Innovative Research Uses Remote Radio Telescope To Detect Cosmic Rays
    1/15/2019

    Curtin University researchers have developed a particle detector at the remote site of the Murchison Widefield Array (MWA) radio telescope that is capable of conducting a ground-breaking study into mysterious cosmic rays in the area’s harsh conditions.

  9. Bluetest In Cooperation With Rohde & Schwarz Introduce Signaling OTA Measurement Support For Bluetooth Low Energy Devices
    1/14/2019

    Bluetest, market leader in reverberation test system technology for over-the-air (OTA) tests of wireless equipment and antennas, announces Flow measurement software support for signaling measurements on Bluetooth Low Energy devices using the R&S CMW270 or R&S CMW500 Radio Communication testers from Rohde & Schwarz in combination with any of the Bluetest Reverberation chambers.  

  10. Southwest Microwave Announces Release Of Industry’s First Board-Mounted 1.0 mm (W) Vertical Launch Connector
    1/14/2019

    Southwest Microwave, a global leader in the development of high-performance millimeter wave and radio frequency (RF) interconnect solutions, is pleased to release the industry’s first board (PCB) mounted 1.0 mm (W) Vertical Launch Connector.