Current Headlines

  1. NASA’s Small Spacecraft Produces First 883-Gigahertz Global Ice-Cloud Map
    1/31/2018

    A bread loaf-sized satellite has produced the world’s first map of the global distribution of atmospheric ice in the 883-Gigahertz band, an important frequency in the submillimeter wavelength for studying cloud ice and its effect on Earth’s climate.

  2. Zero Gravity Graphene Promises Success In Space
    1/31/2018

    In a series of experiments conducted last month, Cambridge researchers experienced weightlessness testing graphene’s application in space.

  3. InterDigital Successfully Demonstrates 5G Ready mmW Wireless Crosshaul Transport
    1/31/2018

    InterDigital, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDCC), a mobile technology research and development company, today announced the successful trial and evaluation of the company’s millimeter wave (mmW) EdgeLink™ 60GHz solution and Fast-Forward 70GHz solution that meets new 5G transport requirements as defined by the various 5G standardization groups in 3GPP, ETSI, IEEE, and eCPRI. The solution proved the feasibility of 5G fronthaul upper-layer and lower-layer transport over wireless.

  4. AEM Holdings Expands Into MEMS Testing, Acquires Afore Oy
    1/31/2018

    AEM Holdings today announces the acquisition of Afore Oy, a leading Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS) test solutions provider based in Finland. With the acquisition, AEM broadens its global solution offerings beyond logic IC handlers and RF test & measurement, to include complete MEMS testing solutions.

  5. NI, Shanghai University Collaborate On A 5G URLLC Testbed For V2X Communications
    1/30/2018

    NI, the provider of platform-based systems that enable engineers and scientists to solve the world’s greatest engineering challenges, recently announced plans to collaborate with Shanghai University on a testbed focused on 5G ultra-reliable low-latency communications (URLLC) for V2X applications.

  6. NUS Researchers Develop Wireless Light Switch For Targeted Cancer Therapy
    1/30/2018

    A team of scientists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has developed a way to wirelessly deliver light into deep regions of the body to activate light-sensitive drugs for photodynamic therapy (PDT). 

  7. Vanderbilt Wins Top Prize In First Round Of DARPA Spectrum Collaboration Challenge
    1/30/2018

    In two years, the world may see a revolutionary solution to the century-old approach of allocating bands for specific use on the radio frequency spectrum. Vanderbilt may help solve the problem.

  8. AVX Introduces Six New High-Performance, Low-Pass Integrated Thin Film Filters
    1/30/2018

    AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer and supplier of passive components, interconnects, sensors, and control solutions, has extended its portfolio of high-performance, low-pass integrated thin film (ITF) filters with the release of six new 8W LP Series filters in miniature 1206 chip sizes with low maximum height profiles of 0.97mm.

  9. Aurora Flight Sciences, Socionext Develop Radar-Enabled Collision Protection For Drones
    1/30/2018

    Aurora Flight Sciences is collaborating with Socionext Inc., a top expert in radar sensor technology, to provide a radar-enabled collision protection system for consumer drones.

  10. Keysight Unveils First Software Platform That Integrates Simulation, Design, And Test Workflows
    1/30/2018

    Keysight Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of hardware, software and services for electronic product design, test, and optimization, recently unveiled PathWave, the industry's first software platform that integrates design, test, measurement and analysis.