AWR Corporation, the innovation leader in high frequency EDA, has awarded the top three winning teams of the 2011 International Microwave Symposium High Efficiency Power Amplifier Student Design Contest with fully-functional, one-year, personal-use licenses for its popular Microwave Office® and Visual System Simulator™ (VSS) software suites – inclusive of AXIEM™ 3D planar EM software.
Tektronix, Inc., announced the acquisition of Veridae Systems, Inc. The details of the transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 2009 to commercialize research from the University of British Columbia, Veridae delivers three leading products for ASIC/FPGA prototyping debug, ASIC post silicon validation and FPGA-based system product validation into leading semiconductor and system product companies.
Following reductions in feed-in-tariffs across Europe, the rapid rise in the photovoltaic project pipeline in the US market now represents one of the most compelling PV market growth opportunities anywhere in the world. According to the July 2011 edition of the United States Deal Tracker database released by Solarbuzz today, the US non-residential photovoltaic (PV) pipeline now exceeds 17 gigawatts (GW).
Analog Devices’ Technical Webcast ‘Powering Your Circuit’ Focuses on Power Supply Design ConsiderationsJuly 6, 2011 5:14 am | News | Comments
Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) will broadcast its “Powering Your Circuit” webcast on July 13, 2011, at 2:00 pm EDT. This 60-minute webcast is the first dealing with the important – but often overlooked subject – of power supply design.
Laird Technologies announced the release of its enhanced MMCU-4 radio remote control receiver.
Micro Power announced IronWorks, a patent pending Iron Phosphate battery solution, which serves as a drop-in replacement for Sealed Lead Acid (SLA) batteries.
Leading provider of wireless base station enhancement products, Communications Components Inc. (CCI), has now launched its PiMPro family of analyzers in EMEA, which enable mobile network operators (MNOs) to remove the adverse affects of Passive Intermodulation (PIM) – a form of interference - from their networks, and prevent it from damaging quality of service (QoS) and customer experience.
Pickering Interfaces is expanding its range of PXI Fault Insertion solutions with the introduction of the 40-197 and the 40-198. Fault Insertion (FI) modules are used within an Automatic Test System to simulate common fault conditions such as an open, short to ground or a short to other connections in a device under test.
RADITEK’s latest YIG Tuned Band-pass Filter, RYBPF-2-6-200M-Sf-24V-nd-i3, is a new leading edge YIG based 2 to 6 GHz filter product. It is in high demand due to its superior 200 MHz pass band, (even at 2GHz).
Our newest model, RCTRIP-902-1805-2100M-Nf-100W-k, CH1 902~960MHz, CH2 1805~1880MHz and CH3 2110~2170MHz operate with an Insertion Loss of 0.5dB maximum and a Return Loss of 18dB minimum and 100 Watts of Input power with N-Type Female Connectors.
RADITEK’s 1 kilowatt High Power Stripline Drop-In Circulator operating from 430-860MHz in 20MHz Bandwidth segments. The above model RADC-490-510M-TTT-1kWR-b has 3.2mm Stripline Tab connectors and 1kilowatt of RF power handling.
RADITEK’s Octave Plus Circulators are a cost effective solution for wide band frequency applications. This model covers 1.0-2.5 GHz with 50 Watts Average Forward and Reverse Power. Additional Reverse Power Options available are: 1, 5, 10, 20, 25 and 100 Watts
Crystek's CVCOT8BE-2700-3400 TO-8 VCO operates from 2700 MHz to 3400 MHz and provides high-performance frequency control in harsh, demanding environments.
Spectrum Advanced Specialty Products announces a new ruggedly constructed USB connector, featuring an enhanced design that meets MIL immersion and International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) seal requirements. Able to connect to USB 2.0 or 1.1 ports, the heavy-duty design of the USB connector is ideal for demanding, high stress applications.
In the will of continuous customer support, Premo has introduced a new series of Hall Effect sensors called DSR5 series. A new series designed for a single supply voltage of +5V. DSR5 family is a close loop technology component in a very small package for THT mounting. Primary winding is already integrated, which allows to measure DC, AC and pulse currents on printed circuit boards.
Aeroflex Limited has announced that SAE Magnetics (H.K.) Ltd. has commissioned a production line based on the PXI 3000 Series multi-technology test platform. This has enabled the Hong Kong-based company to achieve a dramatic improvement in test throughput—and hence in overall productivity—for the RF devices it manufactures.
Antenna Factor is pleased to announce that the HW Series antenna is now available in 1.4GHz. The HW Series 1/2-wave center-fed dipole antenna delivers outstanding performance in a rugged and cosmetically attractive package.
Test grade cables are a must for RF applications. The test cables serve as the extension of the equipments’ test ports, made by RF Precision Products.
TriQuint Semiconductor has released four new linear low noise amplifiers (LNAs) that eliminate matching components in a wide range of high-performance broadband applications including 3G/4G base station networks.
Wazco and Athena Wireless Communications announced that they have collaborated on Wazco’s new MetroHaul, an industry-first solution that combines Wazco’s MetroStorm multi-sector LTE metrocell for mobile broadband coverage and capacity with Athena’s A060-Mini Radio for fiber-comparable wireless backhaul and data transfer.
Mouser Electronics announced the launch of an Audio Applications training site devoted to the newest products and developments for sound engineering.
Nokia Siemens Networks has successfully been running live TD-LTE (4G) trial networks in Hangzhou and Xiamen for China Mobile, the world’s largest operator.
AVX Corporation has enhanced its land-grid array (LGA) capacitor product offering to include a low inductance 2-terminal 0805 package for advanced decoupling applications.
Intelliconnect announces the introduction of their new range of Millimetre Wave RF connectors.
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