IMS News

  1. Qorvo And Nanosemi Demo Ultra-Wideband Linearization For Massive MIMO Applications

    In conjunction with NanoSemi Inc of Waltham, MA, USA, Qorvo Inc. says that it has demonstrated industry-leading ultra-wideband linearization results with its gallium nitride (GaN) power amplifiers for wireless infrastructure. Using the QPA2705 integrated GaN driver and GaN Doherty power amplifier with NanoSemi's proprietary digital compensation algorithms, the two firms have achieved adjacent channel power ratio (ACPR) of -58dBc for a 60MHz signal bandwidth and 3x20MHz LTE carrier configuration, and -55dBc for a 100MHz signal bandwidth and 5x20MHz LTE carrier configuration.

  2. RF Energy Alliance Paves Way For Next Gen Solid-State RF Energy Applications At IMS2016

    RF Energy Alliance is a non-profit technical association comprised of companies dedicated to realizing solid-state RF energy’s true potential as a clean, highly efficient and controllable heat and power source. During the International Microwave Symposium (IMS) 2016, May 22-27, 2016, Dr. Klaus Werner, executive director of the RF Energy Alliance (RFEA), will showcase the current state of the Alliance and the impact the organization has made in its first two years.

  3. MACOM Demonstrates Cutting-Edge Gen4 GaN Portfolio And Other Innovative Products At IMS 2016

    MACOM Technology Solutions Inc. is prepared to showcase its industry leading GaN on Silicon portfolio and other high-performance products at IEEE’s International Microwave Symposium (IMS) 2016 in San Francisco, California, May 24 - 26. MACOM will feature new product solutions optimized for commercial, industrial, scientific and medical RF applications. MACOM experts will also be available at different sessions and workshops throughout the week to answer your questions.

  4. AWR Connected For ANSYS Expands To Tie HFSS S-parameters Into Microwave Office Software

    AWR Connected™ for ANSYS now offers an integrated two-way link between ANSYS® HFSS™ and NI AWR Design Environment™, specifically Microwave Office circuit design software, enabling RF/microwave designers to seamlessly tie HFSS extracted S-parameters back into NI AWR software. This integration unites two industry-standard design tools, HFSS full-wave electromagnetic (EM) field simulation and Microwave Office, to quickly and accurately simulate microwave circuits.   

  5. 8,600 Participants Convene at IMS2015 in Phoenix

    More than 8,600 attendees, 23 percent of whom were first-time attendees, and a record-breaking 904 exhibitor booths filled the show floor at the Phoenix Convention Center for the IEEE MTT-S 2015 International Microwave Symposium (IMS) May 17-22. 

  6. Qorvo's New Plastic GaN Transistors Provide Cost Effective Radar And Communications System Solutions

    Qorvo, Inc., a leading provider of RF solutions for mobile, infrastructure and aerospace/defense applications, recently announced a new family of input-matched gallium nitride (GaN) transistors in a low-cost plastic package designed to enable cost effective commercial and military radar and radio communications systems.

  7. HUBER+SUHNER Demonstrates “EACON” Field-Mountable Cable Assembly Preparation, Termination At IMS

    Company showcases its EACON field-mountable cable assemblies, providing the utmost in integration flexibility for land-based and vehicular requirements, addressing electronic countermeasures, and mission applications support 

  8. Rohde & Schwarz Launches R&S FSWP Phase Noise Analyzer And VCO Tester

    The new phase noise analyzer and VCO tester from Rohde & Schwarz enables ultrasensitive and ultra-fast phase noise measurements. The R&S FSWP also allows users to measure pulsed sources and residual phase noise of RF components. Plus, the instrument can be upgraded to a signal and spectrum analyzer. An exclusive preview will be offered this week at IMS 2015, at booth 3446.

  9. CST Releases Free CST STUDIO SUITE – Student Edition

    Darmstadt, Germany and Phoenix, AZ — Computer Simulation Technology (CST) announced today the release of CST STUDIO SUITE® – Student Edition, a special free version of its flagship electromagnetic simulation package designed to help the engineers of tomorrow grasp the basics of electromagnetic theory. CST STUDIO SUITE® – Student Edition is now available for download, and can be collected on DVD at the CST IMS booth, #3244.

  10. Signal Hound Introduces Free Real-Time Digital Modulation Analysis Tools

    Features EVM measurements, constellation diagrams, symbol tables, and more International Microwave Symposium—Phoenix—Signal Hound has updated its free Spike Spectrum Analysis software by creating a variety of digital modulation analysis tools for its BB60C and BB60A USB-powered real-time spectrum analyzers.